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How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby antigem » March 24th, 2019, 4:17 pm

Eastern WA is pretty sparce, we only have 13 C division teams. My school got 1st and 3rd. Were also the only school with multiple teams. The competition is basically Central Valley vs. Tri City Prep.

I see people talking about getting upwards of 50 penalty points for not showing for an event, that amount of teams seems so huge to me

EDIT: Looked at the score sheet again, two teams didn't show up and three other teams only went to a couple events. So it was really only 8 teams competing.
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Postby Things2do » March 24th, 2019, 4:32 pm

We usually have 14 or so at our Region...
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Postby EastStroudsburg13 » March 24th, 2019, 5:19 pm

In Pennsylvania, Southeast is the largest region with 23 schools in B division and 36 schools in C division. Teams are only allowed to compete using one team at regionals, so I wonder how it stacks up to mega-regions in other states that do allow multiple teams from the same school.
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby Unome » March 24th, 2019, 6:01 pm

I would say the average team that attends a regional will have a size of around 35, though this probably shrinks down by a few teams if we exclude San Diego (which typically has around 120 B and 80 C). Median regional size is probably more like 20 teams.

If I have time later this week, I'll try to put together some statistics.
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Postby dxu46 » March 24th, 2019, 6:05 pm

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Postby Killboe » March 24th, 2019, 6:11 pm

There were only 10 schools at the UFSO regional, but 13 teams.
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Postby CookiePie1 » March 24th, 2019, 6:13 pm

NJ UCC regional had 20 B and 23 C, and each school may only have one team.
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby sciolyperson1 » March 24th, 2019, 9:11 pm

CookiePie1 wrote:NJ UCC regional had 20 B and 23 C, and each school may only have one team.


Note that this is a change from last year, where teams could bring two teams to competition.
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby builderguy135 » March 25th, 2019, 4:16 am

There were 5 div b schools competing in New Hampshire.

Also, doesn't NYC have like 70 div b schools
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby starfruit » March 25th, 2019, 5:01 am

There were about 30 div b teams at the Fairfax Regional (VA), but people have always been allowed to bring two teams (although not everyone does)
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby Name » March 25th, 2019, 5:03 am

builderguy135 wrote:There were 5 div b schools competing in New Hampshire.

Also, doesn't NYC have like 70 div b schools

NYC B has 31, NYC C has 71 (I heard that NYC regionals is getting split into 2 different regionals next year). They allow maximum 3 teams per school.
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Postby TheCowboyandhisArk » March 25th, 2019, 5:53 am

30 Div C and 40-60 (Cant remember exact number) Div B in region 12 (Ottawa Kent and Muskegon Counties) in Michigan
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby Tailsfan101 » March 25th, 2019, 7:20 am

What regionals? There are maybe 15 B and 8 C schools that compete in our entire state.
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby EastStroudsburg13 » March 25th, 2019, 9:07 am

Unome wrote:I would say the average team that attends a regional will have a size of around 35, though this probably shrinks down by a few teams if we exclude San Diego (which typically has around 120 B and 80 C). Median regional size is probably more like 20 teams.

If I have time later this week, I'll try to put together some statistics.

Bringing up San Diego, they have 112 B teams and 70 C teams registered this year, but only 32 B schools and 30 C schools. 32 B schools probably is on the list of largest regionals school-wise, but 30 C schools probably isn't near the top.
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Re: How big are your regional tournaments?

Postby krasabnk » March 25th, 2019, 9:29 am

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