Will/Did You Make It to Nationals?

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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby SirBobo » February 22nd, 2012, 9:08 pm

rfscoach wrote:
SirBobo wrote:Since Arden is not participating this year, Churchill has a good chance to go.


Arden took last year's NorCal loss so hard that they quit entirely?????


That's what is sounds like.
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby TheWrightBrother » February 27th, 2012, 7:55 am

I really, REALLY want to go this year. We've made it to state every year, but never to nationals.
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby Hosj » February 27th, 2012, 12:42 pm

I'm from NBMS in Maryland, and we have some tough competition from a Home school this year(probably not by your standards)

So I'm going to say 35% chance.
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby nmsciencemom » February 29th, 2012, 8:16 am

The midschool has made it to Nationals, :D the high school barely lost again. :( Getting our hotel and plane reservations to Orlando now!
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby tornado guy » February 29th, 2012, 1:26 pm

nmsciencemom wrote:The midschool has made it to Nationals, :D the high school barely lost again. :( Getting our hotel and plane reservations to Orlando now!
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Yeah! Go Homeschoolers! Hope to join the homeschooling bandwagon in Orlando :D
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby hscmom » March 6th, 2012, 5:32 am

tornado guy wrote:
nmsciencemom wrote:The midschool has made it to Nationals, :D the high school barely lost again. :( Getting our hotel and plane reservations to Orlando now!
Albuquerque Area Homeschoolers Rock!


Yeah! Go Homeschoolers! Hope to join the homeschooling bandwagon in Orlando :D


We SOOOOO hope to join you there. It's six weeks til State tourney. We're crammin'. This year we might stand a chance...

The homeschoolers there should all get together -- oh, wait, we can't do that because we're antisocial.
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby foreverphysics » March 11th, 2012, 1:50 pm

Hailing from AL:
For Div B:
Drake Middle School, from Auburn.
Auburn Junior High School, also from Auburn.

For Div C:
Randolph High School, from Huntsville.
Auburn High School, from Auburn. (maybe? Dunno.)

Whee! We're on the Nationals bandwagon!
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby You Know Who » March 12th, 2012, 2:57 pm

potato guy wrote:It's kind of early for this topic but if it's on here then....

Obviously Solon, J.C. Booth and Paul J Gelinas are all going to nationals... I hope we (ExCEL) goes this year, but we have tough competition up north and locally! Should be another great year of Science Olympiad :D



Yeah i have 3 invites and a regional and all these teams are there. Tough Comp, copley has never made it to nats. We got 1st at regionals though, states coming up soon

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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby Littleboy » March 13th, 2012, 1:48 pm

foreverphysics wrote:Hailing from AL:
For Div B:
Drake Middle School, from Auburn.
Auburn Junior High School, also from Auburn.

For Div C:
Randolph High School, from Huntsville.
Auburn High School, from Auburn. (maybe? Dunno.)

Whee! We're on the Nationals bandwagon!

Only if AL gets 2 bids…
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby foreverphysics » March 14th, 2012, 6:07 am

Um...because we had Science Bowl, MathCounts, and State Spelling Bee on the same day as States, and that kinda sucked away a large portion of the good people. Also, we had about ten million conflicts...and the middle school team didn't.
Also because my team has issues with studying and prepping. Especially my DP partner. We were THREE POINTS off...but still...I'm probably going to Nats, whether AL gets two bids or not, because I will be jumping the bus with the middle school. :lol:
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby havenguy » March 14th, 2012, 7:19 pm

How could they not schedule a single one of those competitions on a different date? That's extremely unlucky...
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby foreverphysics » March 14th, 2012, 7:38 pm

I know, right? And I qualified for every single one of those competitions...in the end, I picked SO. That was a hard choice to make...
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby winneratlife » March 14th, 2012, 7:54 pm

foreverphysics wrote:Um...because we had Science Bowl, MathCounts, and State Spelling Bee on the same day as States, and that kinda sucked away a large portion of the good people.


WHY would you pick SO over MathCounts? :o

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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby foreverphysics » March 15th, 2012, 6:10 am

winneratlife wrote:
foreverphysics wrote:Um...because we had Science Bowl, MathCounts, and State Spelling Bee on the same day as States, and that kinda sucked away a large portion of the good people.


WHY would you pick SO over MathCounts? :o

...Because I value science over math and Science Olympiad is worth more to me than MathCounts? Because I have a decent chance of going to Nats for SO and NO chance for MathCounts? Because I'm not very smart and that tends to show up more in MathCounts?
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Re: Will You Make It to Nationals?

Postby SciBomb97 » March 15th, 2012, 10:19 am

I could never do MathCounts because I end up making petty mistakes EVERY time I take some sort of math test. I forgot to carry over a negative into the next step when solving a problem on this last test...fail...
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