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High School Eligibility for Discounts at ACF Tournaments

As of 07/16/13, high school teams playing ACF tournaments are ineligible for the “New to College Quizbowl” and “New to ACF” discounts. In the past, these discounts have enabled established high school teams with institutional budgets to pay the editors and … Continue reading

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ACF Nationals 2013 Summary

On the 27th and 28th of April, 2013, 36 teams gathered on the Columbia University campus to play ACF Nationals. Illinois A (Ike Jose, Billy Busse, Austin Listerud, Aaron Rosenberg) held off Yale (Grace Liu, Matt Jackson, Kevin Koai, Ashvin … Continue reading

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ACF Cheating Policy

ACF has recently codified its policy on cheating: A player who has been shown to have cheated at an ACF event, or has been credibly proven to have cheated at any other organized academic competition, will be banned indefinitely from … Continue reading

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2013 Carper Award Winner

ACF is pleased to announce that Matt Weiner has won the 2013 Dr. N. Gordon Carper Lifetime Achievement Award. Matt has been an editor of ACF since 2005; he edited ACF Fall in 2005 and 2006, ACF Regionals in 2008 … Continue reading

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Change to ACF’s Division II rules – 2/11/13

As of February 11, 2013, ACF has voted to exclude high school players from consideration for  D2 titles at any ACF tournaments.

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Suggested Formats for ACF Tournaments

A list of suggested formats for ACF Tournaments can be found here.

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ACF Regionals 2013

The official announcement for ACF Regionals 2013 can be found here.

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Change to ACF’s Division II rules – 10/16/12

This is just to announce that ACF has changed the definition of Division II. The new definition of Division II follows: C12. For collegiate tournaments that recognize high-finishing teams and/or individuals of “Division II” status, a “Division II” player is: … Continue reading

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ACF Nationals recap

ACF Nationals happened last weekend. Yale A (John Lawrence, Matt Jackson, Kevin Koai, and Ashvin Srivatsa) held off Virginia A (Matt Bollinger, Evan Adams, Tommy Casalaspi, and Dan Hothem) in the hotly contested first leg of an advantaged final. Yale … Continue reading

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ACF Regionals this weekend!

ACF is gearing up for Regionals this weekend. We hope to see lots of teams at every site! Please visit the global announcement for a clearinghouse of Regionals information.

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