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by Reklaw
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

Thanks to everyone who helped make this last weekend a huge success! I hope everyone enjoyed the day and your teams learned a lot about the area competition and their own abilities.  Thayer Green finished the day 9-0 and took first place with Kickapoo Gold pulling out 2nd finishing 8-1. Kickapoo Bro...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 16, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

Thayer Green take's 1st and Kickapoo Gold takes 2nd.

Kickapoo Brown took 3rd over Houston Black. Full stats will be up when I get some sanity (possibly Monday).
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

after 5 rounds finished by 12:15, Kickapoo Brown, Sparta, Thayer Green, Houston Red, Kickapoo Gold, Houston Black, Fair Grove Purple, and Glendale White move on to the championship Brackets. Games restarted at 1:10, so I expect a pre-4PM finish for most games.
by Reklaw
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

Final (hopefully) updated list of schools attending is above. Good Luck to all attending Saturday!
by Reklaw
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

Expansion made to 24. I am in progress of updating the above list as teams confirm/drop. Hopeful to expand to 30 if staffing allows.
by Reklaw
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Re: Clever Invitational- Nov 16

TEAMS (24/24) Blue Eye (1) Fair Grove (2) Galena (1) Glendale (3) Houston (2) Jasper (1) Kickapoo (3) Mountain Grove (2) Parkview (1) Richland (2) Southwest (1) Sparta (1) Spokane (1) Strafford (1) Thayer (2) Bolded Teams have sent rosters and confirmed attendance MODERATORS Houston (2) Southwest G...
by Reklaw
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Clever Invitational- Nov 16
Replies: 6
Views: 352

Clever Invitational- Nov 16

Clever HS will be hosting its 5th annual Clever High School Invitational Scholar Bowl tournament on November 16, 2019. The tournament will be in the 20 Tossup/20 Bonus format, with bounce backs on bonuses. We will be introducing Powers at this year’s tournament to reward players who buzz earlier. We...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

As I sit in my comfy chair in my Superman sweatpants with my dog licking my feet, I am so thankful for everyone's help in making today a HUGE success (and you're welcome for the free mental image...and no I don't know why my dog licks my feet and yes I think its gross too). Final stats of the day ar...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

Stats here:

http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/5384/

More later when I have some sanity.
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 17, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

College Heights A, Kickapoo A, and Spokane A start the morning undefeated with Will Secker of College Heights averaging 124PPG and leading in points by 36 ppg.

Preliminary stats can be found here

http://hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/53 ... y_results/
by Reklaw
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Kickapoo Scholar Bowl Tournament (MS/HS) - December 1, 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 435

Re: Kickapoo Scholar Bowl Tournament (MS/HS) - December 1, 2018

MS 28 is also scheduled for use at the Mid-Lakes Conference. We don't have a confirmed date yet, but I have word from Chad that we are slated for that set.
by Reklaw
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

Due to an cancellation, we have had an opening in the field. Please sign up above!

Field is full again. Information will probably be sent out next week.
by Reklaw
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

This tournament has been awarded PACE Platinum Certification. This means that the top 25% of teams in this tournament (rounded up to the nearest integer) will qualify for the national high school quizbowl championship, the PACE NSC on the weekend of June 8-9 at the Hyatt Regency Reston outside of Wa...
by Reklaw
Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Coach Directory
Replies: 0
Views: 671

Coach Directory

Is there a somewhat maintained Coaches directory for Missouri schools somewhere? Every year when I am advertising my tournament, I find myself using MSHSAA's District map from the last school year in all 4 classes to determine roughly who might be close enough to be interested, look up their coach, ...
by Reklaw
Wed Sep 05, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: Nov 17- Clever Invitational

Registered Teams (18/18)
Sparta
Gainesville (2)
Mountain Grove
College Heights (2)
Parkview SGF (2)
Kickapoo SGF (2)
Houston
Exeter (2)
Richland (2)
Spokane
Purdy
Skyline

Waiting List

Fair Grove
Skyline B
Kickapoo C
by Reklaw
Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 17- Clever Invitational
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Nov 17- Clever Invitational

Coaches, Clever HS will be hosting its 4th annual Clever High School Invitational Scholar Bowl tournament on November 17, 2018. The tournament will be in the 20 Tossup/20 Bonus format, with bounce backs on bonuses. We will NOT be using “Powers” or “Negs.” We will use question set IS-177 from Nationa...
by Reklaw
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Conference Carousel
Replies: 44
Views: 10882

Re: Conference Carousel

True, but a school cannot book a MSHSAA style packet from NAQT for other tournaments. While I personally like the 20/20 format, many coaches I spoke with in the area see the conference as the only chance to get (their term) "real practice for districts" if they book the conference set for the confer...
by Reklaw
Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Conference Carousel
Replies: 44
Views: 10882

Re: Conference Carousel

Hopefully a good setup comes about. There will be varying views: my understanding is that Mid-Lakes is MSHSAA standard, while the Crossroads has just 15 tossups per game (they have four schools in Kansas, so the watered down game prevails). I have put in some feedback to my principal (at his reques...
by Reklaw
Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Conference Carousel
Replies: 44
Views: 10882

Re: Conference Carousel

You are correct about Sherwood. This conference is being formed surrounding Football (per the usual) and the shift of many schools to various conferences in the next few years. Several schools have been talking with each other for a while, and rather then leaving someone in the cold with a bad setup...
by Reklaw
Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Board Rules and Announcements
Topic: Who is everybody?
Replies: 182
Views: 260085

Re: Who is everybody?

Huh....I guess in 4 years I've never actually done this. ---name: "Lord" Scott Walker (My Best Western Rewards card calls me a Lord, so its legitimate) ---high school on which you played Academic Competition (and graduation date): I didn't play in High School. I went to 3 different High Schools and ...
by Reklaw
Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

First, Thanks to everyone who came out and helped. I had about 1/2 of my staff from inside my district, but also had Coaches Pisianti from Exeter, Pounds and Kelley from Houston, and Reed from Purdy who read all day and helped keep pace going in their rooms admirably. Second, I forgot to separate SQ...
by Reklaw
Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

I will hopefully have full stats for this later today. I left school that Saturday and haven't returned until today to reconcile the tournament. 1st- College Heights A 2nd- Kickapoo A 3rd- ConwayA 4th- Clever A I will update this with the full stats when I have that, the billing, deposits, and every...
by Reklaw
Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:25 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

We have qualified for PACE Gold, meaning the top 20% of teams at our tournament will qualify for the national tournament on June 2-3.
by Reklaw
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

Cancelled. Thanks for the early notification coach! Field updated.
by Reklaw
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

The field is now full. I will be starting a waiting list. As I begin to get my help together, I will consider expanding the field.
by Reklaw
Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:00 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Re: Nov 18- Clever Invitational

Current Field 18/18:

Clever
Mountain Grove
Houston x2
Kickapoo x2
Exeter x2
Weableau x2
College Heights x3
Richland
Sparta
Purdy
Conway x2

Waiting List:

Conway C
by Reklaw
Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:55 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Nov 18- Clever Invitational
Replies: 8
Views: 1489

Nov 18- Clever Invitational

Coaches, Clever HS will be hosting its 3rd annual Clever High School Invitational Scholar Bowl tournament on November 18, 2017. The tournament will be in the 20 Tossup/20 Bonus format, with bounce backs on bonuses. At this time, we will NOT be using “Powers” or “Negs.” I will determine tournament fo...
by Reklaw
Sat Apr 08, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2017 MSHSAA Districts
Replies: 7
Views: 828

Re: 2017 MSHSAA Districts

C3D07

Strafford beat Clever in the Finals to take the district title. 340-230

Conway and Logan Rogersville eliminated in Semi-Finals
by Reklaw
Mon Nov 21, 2016 6:48 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

Final stats for the day can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournaments/4078/stats/combined/ After the first 1/2 of the day, teams were divided into a Championship Bracket and a Consolation Bracket. Teams then played out to all places. (so the SQBS standings won't match the bracket) Resu...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 19, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

After Bracketed play, Gainesville A beat out Joplin (Thomas Jefferson) for first place in a close game. The 3rd and 4th place game between Richland and Clever was also close, with Richland taking 3rd in the last question. I'll have full stats Monday as I'm currently in my PJ's and comfy chair at hom...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 19, 2016 1:57 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

Prelim Stats of morning rounds are here:

http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... s/prelims/


Teams are now in 2 brackets. Top 4 from each division are playing for championship. Bottom 4 are playing for consolation places.
by Reklaw
Wed Oct 19, 2016 5:47 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

I am gaining a huge waiting list. For those of you on it, I will expand when I can confirm helpers for the tournament.

Waiting list:

Springfield
Stockton (2)
Conway (3)
Sarcoxie (1)
by Reklaw
Wed Sep 14, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

I have had a cancellation, and we have room for up to 2 more teams. The only way I can expand the field is if I get staffing for the tournament. Therefore, teams who can provide moderators will obviously get some preference over those who cannot. Field (16/16) Clever Richland Greenfield Houston Spok...
by Reklaw
Thu Aug 25, 2016 6:17 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016-17 CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS
Replies: 14
Views: 1836

Re: 2016-17 CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS

Southwest Central wrote: Billings, Blue Eye, Clever, Crane, Forsyth, Galena, Kirbyville, Sparta, Spokane Date: Jan 18, Feb 1, Feb 15, Final Tournament on Mar 2 Host/Organizer: Sparta Format: MSHSAA; round-robin play split between 3 dates at various hosting schools. The final tournament is seeded bas...
by Reklaw
Wed Aug 10, 2016 4:56 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

2016 Clever Invitational (November 19th)

Coaches, After the moderate success last year hosting a tournament, I'm just crazy enough to do it again. Clever HS will be hosting a High School level Academic/Scholar Bowl tournament on November 19th. The tournament will be in the 20 Tossup/20 Bonus format, with bouncebacks on bonuses. At this tim...
by Reklaw
Tue Apr 05, 2016 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Conference Carousel
Replies: 44
Views: 10882

Re: Conference Carousel

On the note of the 18-19 school year, Clever will be leaving the Southwest Central League and joining Mid-Lakes. This will leave the SWCL with 8 (7 at HS level as Kirbyville doesn't have a HS). This will give Mid-Lakes 8, though it is rumored Mid-Lakes is offering further invites to other schools. h...
by Reklaw
Mon Feb 08, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Truman Bowl VII - March 19th, 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1629

Re: Truman Bowl VII - March 19th, 2016

Thanks...I was briefly excited to see a tournament in mid-march with a set we haven't seen... Oh well, maybe something else will present itself.
by Reklaw
Mon Feb 08, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: Truman Bowl VII - March 19th, 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1629

Re: Truman Bowl VII - March 19th, 2016

Hello coaches, I am pleased to announce that Truman Bowl VII will be taking place on Truman State University's campus on March 19th, 2016 . This tournament will use NAQT's IS-135A which is also being used for tournaments at Marionville, Lee's Summit North, Orchard Farm, DeSmet, Perryville or Calvar...
by Reklaw
Mon Nov 09, 2015 2:54 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

Re: 2015 Clever Invitational

Ah, yeah just Clever for Small School, and Kickapoo and Clever for HSNCT. Math was never my strong subject...
by Reklaw
Mon Nov 09, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

Re: 2015 Clever Invitational

In terms of nationals bids, I believe Clever and Kickapoo A qualified for HSNCT, and the PACE NSC qualifiers were Clever, Kickapoo A and Aurora. Correct on the above...I think In terms of SSNCT, I believe Kickapoo was the only not-small school in attendance. I *think* (and correct me if I'm misread...
by Reklaw
Sat Nov 07, 2015 6:54 pm
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

Re: 2015 Clever Invitational

Whew! What a day! I know I learned a lot and I wasn't even in the rooms with questions.

Clever 1st
Kickapoo A 2nd
Aurora 3rd.

Stats here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... /combined/

Too tired to commentate further...
by Reklaw
Wed Sep 16, 2015 8:35 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

Re: 2015 Clever Invitational

I just received word today that we qualify for PACE Gold Certification. This means that the top 20% of teams in this tournament (currently 2, but could be up to 4 teams) will qualify for the national high school quizbowl championship, the PACE NSC on the weekend of June 4th-5th at the Hyatt Regency ...
by Reklaw
Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:35 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015-16 CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS
Replies: 26
Views: 4922

Re: 2015-16 CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS (S)

Billings, Blue Eye, Clever, Crane, Forsyth, Galena, Sparta, Spokane Date: March 3, 2016 Host/Organizer:Galena Format: MSHSAA questions, Round Robin play is split between 3 dates (1/20, 2/3, and 2/17) at various hosting schools. The final tournament is seeded based on the round robin results. It wil...
by Reklaw
Thu Aug 27, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

Re: 2015 Clever Invitational

Last updated 9/16/15 Current Field (12 of 16) Clever Southwest Fordland Walnut Grove Aurora Marionville Strafford Sarcoxie-2 Sparta Kickapoo-2 Buzzers Clever -2 Walnut Grove-1 Fordland-1 Southwest-1 Aurora-1 Marionville-1 Strafford-1 Sarcoxie-1 Sparta-1 Moderators Clever- 4 Southwest-1 Fordland-1 Sa...
by Reklaw
Wed Aug 26, 2015 8:52 am
Forum: Tournament Announcements and Discussion
Topic: 2015 Clever Invitational
Replies: 9
Views: 4285

2015 Clever Invitational

Coaches, After feedback from other schools, Clever High School will be hosting an academic tournament on November 7th, 2015. This is later than originally thought, but many schools mentioned conflicts with Band and other programs in October. We would like to make this an annual tournament if this is...