2010 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational - Bout Results

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Core Competencies: Communications, Intercultural Proficiency, Leadership
April 7 – April 10, 2010
Emerson College, Boston

CUPSI 2010Bout Schedule & Results

Championship Finals on April 10

Finals Results

  1. University of Wisconsin–Madison
  2. University of California–Santa Cruz
  3. (tie) Macalester College
    (tie) University of Minnesota

Coaches Awards

  • Spirit of the Slam Award: Berklee College of Music
  • Best Writing by a Team: Hampshire College
  • Best Performing by a Team: Washington University
  • Pushing the Art Forward: Brown University
  • Best Male Poet: Miles Walser, University of Minnesota–Twin Cities
  • Best Female Poet: Jamila Woods, Brown University
  • Best Persona Piece: "Carver" by Neil Hilborn, Macalester College
  • Best Poem: “Socrates” by Aaron Samuels, Washington University
  • Funniest Poem: "Ragnarock" by Robert Martin & Miles Walser, University of Minnesota–Twin Cities
Best of the Rest
  • Maria Roumiantseva, Montclair State University
  • Safia Elhillo & Tonya Ingram, New York University
  • Christabel Escarez, Lewis & Clark College

Semi-Finals on April 9

Bout 1 Results
  1. University of Minnesota (112.1)
  2. University of California–Santa Cruz (107.2)
  3. University of Washington (107.0)
  4. Arizona State University (103.6)
  5. Davidson College (94.6)

Bout 2 Results

  1. Macalester College (113.6)
  2. University of Wisconsin–Madison (112.5)
  3. Washington University (112.2)
  4. SUNY New Paltz (112.1)
  5. Brown University (110.4)

Group Piece Showcase

  • Rebeca Ansar & Gabriel Cortez, University of California–Berkeley
  • Corey Boykins, Matthew Deady, Anthony Fabo, & Ricky Orng, University of Massachusetts–Lowell
  • Kim Casey & Amanda Ditmore, Emerson College
  • Katie Frank & Charley Pope, Hampshire College
  • Mary Taibi & Kristen Tomanocy, SUNY College at Oneonta

 

Preliminary Rounds on April 7 and April 8

Prelim A Bout 1 Results

Bordy Auditorium, 216 Tremont St.
3 - University of Massachusetts–Lowell (97.8)
2 - SUNY New Paltz (102.1)
4 - Eastern Michigan University (94.2)
1 - University of Wisconsin–Madison (102.6)

Multipurpose Room, Campus Center, 150 Boylston St.
4 - Western Illinois University (110.9)
3 - Yale University (111.7)
2 - Davidson College (115.4)
1 - Arizona State University (117.3)

Cabaret, 80 Boylston St.
4 - University of Michigan–Ann Arbor (95.7)
1 - University of California–Berkeley (107.1)
2 - Haverford College (103.0)
3 - Clark University (97.0)

Beard Room, 80 Boylston St.
2 - California State University–Long Beach (105.0)
1 - Washington University  (107.0)
3 - Stanford University (104.9)

Tufte Greene Theatre, 10 Boylston Pl.
2 - Brandeis University (106.6)
1 - University of Pennsylvania (108.1)
3 - ACUI Region 5 (103.2)
4 - Wheaton College (96.9)

Prelim A Bout 2 Results

Bordy Auditorium, 216 Tremont St.
2 - Emerson College (110.5)
1 - University of Washington (111.8)
3 - Lewis & Clark College (109.6)
3 - New York University (109.6)

Multipurpose Room, Campus Center, 150 Boylston St.
1 - Brown University (115.5)
2 - University of California–Santa Cruz (114.3)
3 - East Carolina University (112.1)
4 - SUNY College at Geneseo (111.0)

Beard Room, 80 Boylston St.
2 - Hampshire College (112.5)
1 - University of Minnesota–Twin Cities (113.8)
3 - Binghamton University (110.6)
4 - Montclair State University (105.6)

Tufte Greene Theatre, 10 Boylston Pl.
1 - Macalester College (106.8)
4 - Berklee College of Music (99.4)
2 - SUNY College at Oneonta (106.1)
3 - Boston University (104.8)

Prelim B Bout 1 Results

Bordy Auditorium, 216 Tremont St.
4 - Brandeis University (98.7)
3 - SUNY College at Oneonta (102.0)
1 - Washington University (102.3)
2 - SUNY New Paltz (102.2)

Multipurpose Room, Campus Center, 150 Boylston St.
1 - Yale University (113.9)
3 - East Carolina University (110.4)
4 - University of Michigan–Ann Arbor (95.8)
2 - Montclair State University (112.8)

Cabaret, 80 Boylston St.
3 - University of California–Berkeley (105.1)
2 - Hampshire College (106.0)
4 - Eastern Michigan University (98.7)
1 - Davidson College (106.8)

Beard Room, 80 Boylston St.
4 - SUNY College at Geneseo (103.5)
3 - University of Washington (106.6)
1 - ACUI Region 5 (108.2)
2 - Macalester College (107.6)

Tufte Greene Theatre, 10 Boylston Pl.
2 - Boston University (102.5)
4 - Clark University (87.5)
1 - Arizona State University (105.5)
3 - Binghamton University (98.7)

Prelim B Bout 2 Results

Bordy Auditorium, 216 Tremont St.
4 - Stanford University (106.4)
2 - Lewis & Clark College (107.1)
1 - Brown University (110.6)
3 - University of Massachusetts–Lowell (106.6)

Multipurpose Room, Campus Center, 150 Boylston St.
4 - Emerson College (108.6)
1 - University of Minnesota–Twin Cities (114.7)
2 - Western Illinois University (110.6)
3 - Wheaton College (109.0)

Cabaret, 80 Boylston St.
4 - Berklee College of Music (108.7)
3 - California State University–Long Beach (109.3)
2 - Haverford College (115.2)
1 - University of California–Santa Cruz (118.1)

Beard Room, 80 Boylston St.
2 - University of Wisconsin–Madison (111.6)
1 - New York University (113.2)
3 - University of Pennsylvania (108.0)

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Updated April 16, 2010