Novice/JV

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

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Moberly Young Scholars Tournament (MYST)

01/20/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly High School
Field cap: 
12 in each division
Fees and discounts: 

All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

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)

Additionally, novice teams that participate in MYST are eligible for a $10 discount off their registration fee for the Outstate Missouri Academic Rendezvous, set for April 7th at Moberly High School.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
SCOP 8
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

We will host a junior varsity/novice division and a middle school/junior high division. Middle school/junior high programs must be properly registered with MSHSAA in order to participate. There will be no roster restrictions for the MS/JH division; the JV division will have a roster restriction:
All freshmen may compete. NO seniors may compete.
Sophomores who have not competed at HSNCT, SSNCT or PACE NSC may compete.
Juniors who have not previously competed at any 20/20 tournament may compete.

Contact
Kyle Hill & Kathy Brandon

South Shelby Winter Invitational (SS WIN)

01/06/2018
Tournament Details
Host: 
South Shelby High School
Field cap: 
18
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 staffer: $5 per staffer (maximum $10)

All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
NAQT IS-171A
Question Format: 
20/20, powers, no negs, rebounding bonus, golden tossup in event of overtime

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 NAQT/national tournaments, we will NOT assess a five-point penalty for interrupting the moderator during the tossup with an incorrect answer.

Contact
Kyle Hill & Ann Neubauer

2017 MACA JV State Tournament

03/11/2017
Tournament Details
Host: 
Helias High School
Field cap: 
18
Fees and discounts: 

First team from each school: $75
Second and subsequent teams from each school: $55
Providing a fully functioning buzzer system: -$5 per system (limit two per school)

Question Set Details
Question Set or Provider: 
Olympia Academic Competition Questions
Question Format: 
20/20
Contact
Jason Loy

Moberly Young Scholars Tournament (MYST) - Novice/JV Division

11/05/2016
Tournament Details
Host: 
Moberly Middle School
Field cap: 
8 (subject to expansion)
Fees and discounts: 

First team: $65
Additional teams (including teams in the middle school division): $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 per school)
Discount for providing competent staff: $5 per staffer (maximum $10 per school)
All discounts are subject to the discretion of tournament officials.

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

The JV division will have a roster restriction:

  • All freshmen may compete. NO seniors may compete.
  • Sophomores who have not competed at HSNCT, SSNCT or PACE NSC may compete.
  • Juniors who have not previously competed at any 20/20 tournament may compete.

Please note the different location.
As Moberly High School is hosting all-district music, MYST will take place at Moberly Middle School, north of the high school building at 920 KWIX Road.

Contact
Kyle Hill and Kathy Brandon
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