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Hallsville Middle School Academic Tournament II (3/14/2020)

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Hallsville Middle School Academic Tournament II (3/14/2020)

Post by Hallsville Coach » Thu Dec 12, 2019 1:28 pm

We are pleased to announce that Hallsville will be hosting the second annual Hallsville Middle School Academic Tournament on March 14th at Hallsville High School. This tournament is open to teams of 7th and 8th grade students.
Games will consist of 20 tossups worth ten points each, followed by three-part bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will include powers (extra points for answering a tossup early). The question set for the tournament will be NAQT MS-#34.
We anticipate using two full round robins in the morning and afternoon with an advantaged final to decide the champion. We will be limiting teams to a maximum of 6 players per team, but feel free to sign up as many teams as you wish. We are currently setting the field cap at 24 but will try to increase that if we have enough teams interested and can acquire enough staff to support a larger tournament.

Base fee (first team from each school): $70
Second or subsequent teams: $65
Travel discount (100 miles or more one way): -$5 (per school)
Buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5

To register, please e-mail me at to reserve your spot. We look forward to seeing you in March.

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Re: Hallsville Middle School Academic Tournament II (3/14/2020)

Post by srawh » Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:38 am

Is participation limited to MSHSAA affiliated schools?

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