Novice/JV

Tournaments for less-experienced players, or tournaments that will have a junior varsity division.

2016 Mexico Fall Novice Tournament

10/15/2016
Tournament Details
Host: 
Mexico High School
Field cap: 
12, with expansion possible in event of additional staff
Fees and discounts: 

First team: $65
Additional teams: $60
Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Pennsylvania Novice
Question Format: 
20/20

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified NAQT/national format:

  • Each game shall consist of two halves of ten tossups each, with each correct tossup followed by a three-part bonus.
  • Correct tossup answers are ten points each, with an additional five-point “power” awarded for a correct answer given before a pre-determined point in the tossup.
  • Unlike other national tournaments, we will NOT assess a five-point penalty for interrupting the moderator during the tossup with an incorrect answer.

Contact
Kyle Hill and Dale Schenewerk

2016 MACA JV State Tournament

03/12/2016
Tournament Details
Host: 
MACA (to be held at Helias HS)
Field cap: 
36
Fees and discounts: 

Fees:

base fee (first team from each school): $75 (teams will receive a $15 discount if they provide a scorekeeper or moderator)
second or subsequent teams: $55
buzzer discount (must work for eight players; limit two per school): -$5
Minimum entry fee: $20

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Olympia Academic Competition Questions, LLC
Question Format: 
20 tossups worth ten points each, followed by three-part rebounding bonuses worth up to thirty points

The Missouri Academic Coaches Association (MACA) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting this year's JV State tournament on March 12th at Helias High School. This tournament is open to ALL freshmen and sophomore players (NO juniors or seniors).

Format:
Games will consist of 20 tossups worth ten points each, followed by three-part rebounding bonuses worth up to thirty points. Tossups will not include powers or negs. The questions will be provided by Olympia Academic Competition Questions.

Contact
Scott Allen

Marshall High School Novice Tournament

01/23/2016 08:30
01/23/2016 08:30
Tournament Details
Host: 
Marshall High School
Fees and discounts: 

1st team is $50; second team is $45 (please bring a responder system)

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Marshall High School Varsity Team writes the questions, lightning rounds, and worksheets
Question Format: 
Round 1--toss-ups (10pts each); Round 2--lightning round; Round 3--toss-ups with five 3-part bonuses (all questions 10 pts each); Round 4--team worksheet (20 questions at 10 pts each); Round 5--remaining toss-ups from Round 3 at 20 pts each

As we did last year, first-year sophomore (may not have played at all during freshman year) players may fill out a freshman team that is short of four players. No team shall be a majority of sophomores.

Contact
Audrey Connor

2016 Outstate Missouri Academic Rendezvous (OMAR)

04/02/2016
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly High School, 1625 Gratz Brown Road, Moberly MO 65270
Field cap: 
24
Fees and discounts: 

First team: $60
Additional teams: $55
Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT IS-153A
Question Format: 
NAQT/National - 20 tossups & 20 bonus, powers, no negs

Registration form: http://tinyurl.com/OMAR2016Registration/

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified NAQT/national format:

Contact
Kyle Hill

2015 OMAR - Outstate Missouri Academic Rendezvous

03/21/2015
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly High School
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

First team: $60
Additional teams: $55
Discount for travelling more than 100 miles each way (determined by Google Maps): $10
Discount for providing a working buzzer set: $5 (maximum $10)
Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT 145A
Question Format: 
NAQT/National - 20 tossups & 20 bonus, powers, no negs

Registration form: http://tinyurl.com/OMAR2015Registration/

This tournament will consist of a minimum of eight games for all teams in a modified NAQT/national format:

Contact
Kyle Hill
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