*TOURNAMENT FORMAT CHANGE* Capital City Quizbowl Clash @ Grand Ledge High School, Grand Ledge, MI (2/26/2022)

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*TOURNAMENT FORMAT CHANGE* Capital City Quizbowl Clash @ Grand Ledge High School, Grand Ledge, MI (2/26/2022)

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Basics
Name: Capital City Quizbowl Clash
Date: Saturday, February 26, 2022
Location: Grand Ledge High School
Time: 10:00 AM* to ~4-5 PM*
Fee: $70 (-$15 if a buzzer is brought; does not stack with multiple buzzers)

Introduction
Hello HS Quizbowl Teams/Coaches!

Grand Ledge High School will be hosting the Capital City Quizbowl Clash, a varsity-level quizbowl tournament, on the 26th of February.

The coaches' meeting will be held around 9:30 AM*, then the rounds will begin at 10:00 AM*.

For the preliminary rounds, this will be using a round-robin format, and teams will be randomly placed into 6 divisions of 6 teams per division, for a total of 5 games
For the playoff rounds, this will also be using a round-robin format, and teams will be reseeded into brackets based on a team's PP20TUH and Win Record, for an additional 5 games.
10 games in total per team will be guaranteed.

Volunteers from GLHS' NHS chapter will be able to help with scorekeeping (tentative availability depending on number)
We would strongly recommend that teams provide a reader volunteer.

This tournament will be using the NAQT packet set IS-211A.

We will be using the first 20 questions out of 24 per packet; the last 4 are reserved for overtime if needed.
Computation tossups and bonuses will be used.

Masks will be required for this tournament.

Eligibility and Registration
This is tournament is a closed high school tournament, so all members of a team must be from the same high school. Any team is welcome to join this tournament.

To register, you MUST register on NAQT with this link, then contact the tournament director, Zack Zulewski, at [email protected].

DEADLINE TO REGISTER WILL BE ON THE 12TH OF FEBRUARY*

Current Field
The field cap currently is 36 teams.

Refer to NAQT for the current field

* = tentative; not fully finalized
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Re: Capital City Quizbowl Clash @ Grand Ledge High School, Grand Ledge, MI (2/26/2022)

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Changelog:

The deadline to register has been added.
The tournament structure has been modified.
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Re: Capital City Quizbowl Clash @ Grand Ledge High School, Grand Ledge, MI (2/26/2022)

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Update: We are now only taking registrations through the NAQT website here: https://www.naqt.com/registration/field ... t_id=13128
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Re: *TOURNAMENT FORMAT CHANGE* Capital City Quizbowl Clash @ Grand Ledge High School, Grand Ledge, MI (2/26/2022)

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Update:
The tournament format has been changed again
The field cap has been reduced to 36
Jason Thieu
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