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New York 2018

Postby NeilMehta » September 7th, 2017, 2:42 pm

New York State Science Olympiad - 2018!

Divison B Nationals Qualifiers
Gelinas and Goff
Division C Nationals Qualifiers:
FM and Columbia


TRIAL EVENTS:
Duct Tape Challenge
Rules: http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Duct-Tape-Challenge-2018.pdf
Wiki page: Duct Tape Challenge Wiki

Parasitology
Rules: http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Parasitology-2018.pdf
Wiki page: Parasitology Wiki

Science Quiz Bowl
Rules: http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Science-Quiz-Bowl-2018-1-1.pdf
Wiki page: Science Quiz Bowl Wiki


Competitions as listed on NYSSO website:

Division B Invitationals:
Cornell Invitational
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/cornell-science-olympiad-division-b/
http://www.cornellscioly.com/

South Shore Seawolves Invitational
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/south-shore-seawolves-invitational-division-b/
https://islipscioly.yolasite.com/invitational.php


Division C Invitationals:
Long Island Invitational
https://islipscioly.yolasite.com/invitational.php

Cornell Invitational
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/cornell-science-olympiad-division-c/
http://www.cornellscioly.com/

Erie/Niagara Invitational
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/erieniagara-invitational-event-2017/
1. St. Joe's (171)
2. St. Joe's (176)
3. Williamsville East (191)
4. Nichols (215)
5. Williamsville East (221)
6. Lancaster (266)
7. Kenmore West (292)
8. Williamsville East (295)
9. Lockport (299)
10. Nichols (302)
Full Scores

Fayetteville-Manlius invitational
http://www.fmscienceolympiad.com/invitational-information/
1. Syosset (109)
2. Brighton (188)
3. Abington Heights (202)
4. Syosset (238)
5. Cicero-North Syracuse (241)
6. Syosset (243)
7. North Pocono (274)
8. Camden (299)
9. North Pocono (309)
10. Chittenango (317)
Full Scores


Division B Regionals:
Adirondack Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/adirondack-b-division-march-3-2018-snow-date-march-24-2017/

Capital District Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/capital-district-regional-competition/

Eastern Long Island Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/eastern-long-island-division-b-regional-tournament/

Lake Erie/Niagara Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/lake-erie-niagara-division-b-regionals-2017/

Lower Hudson Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/lower-hudson-division-b-regionals-2017/

Mid-Hudson Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/mid-hudson-division-b/

Mid-Western Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/mid-western-division-b-regionals-2018/

Mid-State Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/midstate-division-b-regionals-2018/

New York City Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/new-york-city-division-b-regionals-2017/
http://www.newyorkcityscioly.org/

Southern Tier Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/southern-tier-regionals-division-b-c-2018/

Western Long Island Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/western-long-island-division-b-regionals-2017/


Division C Regionals:
Adirondack Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/adirondack-division-c-regionals-2018/
1. Plattsburgh A (37)
2. Canton Golden Bears (88)

Capital District Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/capital-district-division-c-regionals-2017/

Eastern Long Island Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/eastern-long-island-division-c-regionals-2018/
1. Ward Melville (45)
2. Islip (96)
3. Half Hollow Hills East (152)
4. West Babylon (205)
5. Smithtown West (211)
6. Commack (251)
Full Scores

Lake Erie/Niagara Regionals
[hide]http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/lake-erieniagara-regional-tournament-2017/

Lower Hudson Valley Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/lower-hudson-valley-regional-2018/

Mid-Hudson Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/new-york-state-division-c-mid-hudson-regional/

Mid-State Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/mid-state-regional-competition-2018/
1. Fayetteville-Manlius Team A (40)
2. Jamesville-Dewitt Team A (99)
3. Cicero-North Syracuse Green (114)
4. Camden Team A (157)
5. Chittenango Team A (161)
Full Scores

Mid-Western Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/mid-western-division-c-regionals-2018/
1. GNS A (103)
2. Kellenberg A (121)
3. Chaminade A (132)
5. Roslyn A (168)

Nassau East Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/nassau-east-division-c-regionals-2018/
1. Syosset (96)
5. MacArthur (181)
2. Wantagh (182)
3. Jericho (191)
6. Division (226)
7. Hicksville (247)
Full Scores

Nassau West Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/nassau-west-division-c-regionals-2018/

NYC Metro Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/nyc-metro-division-c-regionals-2018/
1. Stuyvesant A (121)
2. Staten Island Tech A (128)
3. Collegiate A (141)
4. Townsend Harris A (144)
5. Brooklyn Tech C (181)
9. Dalton A (276)
10. Hunter College A (291)
11. Bronx Science A (294)
Full Scores

Southern Tier Regionals
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/event/southern-tier-regionals-division-b-c-2018/


Division B States: East Syracuse-Minoa High School (April 13-14)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -b-states/

Division C States: Le Monye College (March 9-10)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -c-states/


Best of luck to all teams!
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my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
so now i do fermi : ^)

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Re: New York 2018

Postby syo_astro » September 7th, 2017, 3:27 pm

NeilMehta wrote:Division B States: East Syracuse-Minoa High School (April 13-14)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -b-states/

Division C States: Le Monye College (March 9-10)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -c-states/


C'mon Neil, I was waiting for someone else to take charge. You can add more than that! Or...have they not updated the website more than this? .-.
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Re: New York 2018

Postby NeilMehta » September 7th, 2017, 3:42 pm

syo_astro wrote:
NeilMehta wrote:Division B States: East Syracuse-Minoa High School (April 13-14)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -b-states/

Division C States: Le Monye College (March 9-10)
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/tournament ... -c-states/


C'mon Neil, I was waiting for someone else to take charge. You can add more than that! Or...have they not updated the website more than this? .-.

There's a bit more up there but not too much, but I suppose I'll add it anyway
my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
so now i do fermi : ^)

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Re: New York 2018

Postby Trumpets » September 16th, 2017, 12:34 pm

So it seems trial events won't count at states this year.
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Re: New York 2018

Postby NeilMehta » September 17th, 2017, 5:27 pm

Trumpets wrote:So it seems trial events won't count at states this year.

Source:
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content ... -09-09.pdf
For anyone who's interested
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Postby syo_astro » September 17th, 2017, 6:34 pm

BACK IN MY DAY...

...well, that's nice actually.
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Re: New York 2018

Postby raxu » September 18th, 2017, 4:07 am

I wonder if the event list is in alphabetical order. If it is we may be able to guess the trials?

Between Chem Lab and Disease Detectives there are
    Circuit Lab
    Code Busters (Promising pilot)
    Code Analysis (Promising pilot)
    Compound Machine
    Designer Genes
Circuit Lab and Designer Genes are scheduled to be back in 2019, so they are likely candidates.

What can be between Helicopter and Herpetology though?
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Postby SPP SciO » September 18th, 2017, 4:11 am

I'm okay with this. I noticed #5 on this policy - http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content ... -09-09.pdf - and it reminded me of mystery design last year. My experience with NYSSO has been that information is difficult to find on the website, so trial events aren't really fair for everyone, especially if coaches aren't able to seek clarifications directly etc.

Speaking of trial events, any speculation as to what they are? Last year they were posted at the end of September I believe.

Edit: didn't see the post above but the alphabetical order idea is interesting. Sorta weird that they would know ahead of time, but not spell it out - but it wouldn't surprise me.
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Re: New York 2018

Postby gneissisnice » September 18th, 2017, 4:22 am

NeilMehta wrote:
Trumpets wrote:So it seems trial events won't count at states this year.

Source:
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content ... -09-09.pdf
For anyone who's interested


Huh, that's a pleasant surprise. Regionals too, not just States.

It always seemed weird to me that our trial events counted towards the score when even Nationals doesn't count them. That takes some burden off of the competitors. Especially when some of the trial events are building events, and require a lot of work.
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Fossils: 1st @ reg. 3rd @ states (stupid dinosaurs...) 5th @ nats.
Dynamic: 1st @ reg. 19thish @ states, 18th @ nats
Herpetology (NOT the study of herpes): NA
Enviro Chem: 39th @ states =(
Cell Bio: 9th @ reg. 18th @ nats
Remote: 6th @ states 3rd @ Nats
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Re: New York 2018

Postby NeilMehta » September 18th, 2017, 6:10 am

gneissisnice wrote:
NeilMehta wrote:
Trumpets wrote:So it seems trial events won't count at states this year.

Source:
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content ... -09-09.pdf
For anyone who's interested


Huh, that's a pleasant surprise. Regionals too, not just States.

It always seemed weird to me that our trial events counted towards the score when even Nationals doesn't count them. That takes some burden off of the competitors. Especially when some of the trial events are building events, and require a lot of work.


I'm just worried that people might not put the effort into trial events anymore :?: even though trial events give competitiors a good preview of what may come next year
my events tend to deal with really big or small things ..
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Postby Tailsfan101 » September 18th, 2017, 7:49 am

If it helps, there are three past C events that may be the first trial:
Circuit Lab
Compound Machines
Designer Genes
I'm stumped as to what the second one may be. (Between HEL and HER?)
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Re: New York 2018

Postby sciolynerd30 » September 19th, 2017, 11:47 am

Oh so if NYS won't be counting trial events, does that mean that Regionals and Invitationals won't be counting them as well?

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Re: New York 2018

Postby gneissisnice » September 19th, 2017, 4:58 pm

NeilMehta wrote:
gneissisnice wrote:
NeilMehta wrote:Source:
http://www.newyorkscioly.org/wp-content ... -09-09.pdf
For anyone who's interested


Huh, that's a pleasant surprise. Regionals too, not just States.

It always seemed weird to me that our trial events counted towards the score when even Nationals doesn't count them. That takes some burden off of the competitors. Especially when some of the trial events are building events, and require a lot of work.


I'm just worried that people might not put the effort into trial events anymore :?: even though trial events give competitiors a good preview of what may come next year


That's a good point, which I think is why they made them count in the first place. But on the other hand, 23 events is already a lot. Having two extra events really makes a big difference, especially if they're tech events or events with a lot of prep (like Invasives, which requires an entire binder).

It's disappointing that we won't see much effort going into them, but the fact that alternates are now allowed to compete in them means that we might see some good participation still.

Overall, I think it's a good change.
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Fossils: 1st @ reg. 3rd @ states (stupid dinosaurs...) 5th @ nats.
Dynamic: 1st @ reg. 19thish @ states, 18th @ nats
Herpetology (NOT the study of herpes): NA
Enviro Chem: 39th @ states =(
Cell Bio: 9th @ reg. 18th @ nats
Remote: 6th @ states 3rd @ Nats
Ecology: 5th @ Nats

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Re: New York 2018

Postby bt03 » September 19th, 2017, 5:16 pm

Question: Is Indoor Bottle Rocket going to be a legitimate event or will it be a trial event? Or possible neither? Been hearing many rumors circulating throughout.
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Re: New York 2018

Postby JasperKota » September 19th, 2017, 5:21 pm

bt03 wrote:Question: Is Indoor Bottle Rocket going to be a legitimate event or will it be a trial event? Or possible neither? Been hearing many rumors circulating throughout.


Official events are already out, and indoor bottle rocket is not on the list, but it's possible it may be a trial event or not an event at all. Trial events for NY aren't out yet, as far as I know.
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