Latest Battle Standings

Hello Battlers,

Here are the Battle of the Books standings as of November 25.

Team Score Battles Played
1.       Cooking Cuy 43 4
2.       Enlightened Escargot 36 4
3.       Reading Sloths 36 4
4.       Noble Fools 30 4
5.       Evo Morales vs. The Necktie 27 4
6.       Shhh, Onomatopoeia 18 2
7.       Massive Sinkholes 12 2
8.       Barking Spiders 9 2
9.       Poison Dart Frogs 6 1
10.   Floating Sticky Notes 3 1

New Battle Standings

Hello Battlers,

We have now had teams battle a few times and some rivalries are starting to form at the top of the table.  Here are the latest Battle Rankings.  Remember we will battle again on Monday and Tuesday of next week, and hope to get a battle with those eighth graders before we break for the winter on December 19.

Team Score Battles Played
1.       Reading Sloths 33 3
2.       Enlightened Escargot 30 3
3.       Noble Fools 30 4
4.       Cooking Cuy 28 3
5.       Evo Morales vs. The Necktie 27 3
6.       Shhh, Onomatopoeia 18 2
7.       Massive Sinkholes 12 2
8.       Barking Spiders 9 1
9.       Poison Dart Frogs 6 1
10.   Floating Sticky Notes 3 1

Battle Standings

Hello Battlers,

Today we held our second practice battle and below you will find the current standings.  Remember some teams have only battle once, while others have managed two battles.  We will battle again next Monday (Nov. 10) so get your team together and get reading.

Team Score Battles Played
  1. Enlightened Escargot
27 2
  1. Reading Sloths
21 2
  1. Noble Fools
18 2
  1. Cooking Cuy
18 2
  1. Evo Morales vs. The Necktie
15 2
  1. Shhh, Onomatopoeia
15 1
  1. Barking Spiders
9 1
  1. Poison Dart Frogs
6 1
  1. Massive Sinkholes
6 1
10.  Floating Sticky Notes 3 1

Behold… The Ashes Trophy

Hello Battlers,

In the first week of our Battle of the Books meetings I told you about the mythology behind the Ashes Trophy.  For all of you who have joined since then, and to all of you out on the interwebs, here is recap…

… and a few still shots for your viewing pleasure.

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Practice!