Astorino’s and The Prophouse Café were bouncing with excitement. After the first day of the team competition, the standings look like this:
All the school teams have given themselves funky nicknames, as you can tell.
The teams are ranked by their placing in each bout. The first level tiebreaker is point differential, how close they came to winning their bout. The second level tiebreaker is total score.
We also crowned the first-ever Underground Indies Champ last night. After surviving three raucous rounds of head-to-head poetic battle – and a tie-breaking round – Andrew Warner, aka Vanilla Thunder, emerged as the champion.