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Re: New York 2010

Post by Flavorflav » June 16th, 2010, 2:51 am

smartkid222 wrote:
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blue cobra wrote:The Division B State competition is moving to SUNY Ulster.
O.O

I liked New Paltz... not that I'd be at Division B States anyway, but still...
double O.O
why are they changing the venue. I liked New Paltz too; i go to support the MS team.
That's also earlier than this year (and i mean before the pushed it back).
That's why they are changing the venue. New Paltz double booked the campus, twice. That's why the date kept moving.

Ulster is not as nice a campus, but it is about the same distance for the metro teams.

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Re: New York 2010

Post by blue cobra » June 16th, 2010, 2:04 pm

I've been to SUNY Ulster, and although I haven't seen much of the campus, it doesn't seem quite as nice as New Paltz, but there's still some nice space for if you have some time to kill. And maybe there will be enough time for the teams to catch their breath before Nats.
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Re: New York 2010

Post by gneissisnice » June 17th, 2010, 6:46 am

You know, I never even had it at New Paltz. When I was in B division, we had it in St. John's or something (St. someone, I forget where exactly).
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Re: New York 2010

Post by fmtiger124 » June 17th, 2010, 6:48 am

gneissisnice wrote:You know, I never even had it at New Paltz. When I was in B division, we had it in St. John's or something (St. someone, I forget where exactly).
St. John Fisher I believe is where it was
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Re: New York 2010

Post by gneissisnice » June 17th, 2010, 10:02 am

fmtiger124 wrote:
gneissisnice wrote:You know, I never even had it at New Paltz. When I was in B division, we had it in St. John's or something (St. someone, I forget where exactly).
St. John Fisher I believe is where it was
That's right. It was a pretty nice campus, if I remember correctly.
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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 2010

Post by RandomPerson » June 17th, 2010, 12:55 pm

They probably didn't like how New Paltz changed the date on them twice.
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Re: New York 2010

Post by Phenylethylamine » June 17th, 2010, 2:48 pm

RandomPerson52 wrote:They probably didn't like how New Paltz changed the date on them twice.
Presumably. I think that's what Flavorflav said:
Flavorflav wrote:That's why they are changing the venue. New Paltz double booked the campus, twice. That's why the date kept moving.
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Re: New York 2010

Post by Flavorflav » June 18th, 2010, 2:26 am

gneissisnice wrote:
fmtiger124 wrote:
gneissisnice wrote:You know, I never even had it at New Paltz. When I was in B division, we had it in St. John's or something (St. someone, I forget where exactly).
St. John Fisher I believe is where it was
That's right. It was a pretty nice campus, if I remember correctly.
It is a nice campus, but it is in Rochester, which is a whole lot farther away for most teams.

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Re: New York 2010

Post by RandomPerson » June 18th, 2010, 6:02 am

Flavorflav wrote: It is a nice campus, but it is in Rochester, which is a whole lot farther away for most teams.
Its unfortunate for me that it wasn't there. Rochester is a lot closer, and I have tons of family there.

But yeah, for the majority of the State, you would want something more centralized.
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Not Rochester!

Post by paleonaps » June 18th, 2010, 6:25 am

Oh, come on! Rochester? Seriously!
Do they have any idea how decentralized that is?
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