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Candy Bars
It's so hot. Candy bars were a bad choice: they're melting into the perfectly good entries on all sides.
Finn Vigeland
Time Limit 45 minutes
Size 20x19
Words 132
Fillable squares 310
D A B A T . D C U P . J A M . G A S P S
I L L G O . O H B E H A V E . A B E A T
S L A I N . T E E T E R E D . G E N R E
. . C L I N G W R A P . R U B . L I S A
R A K E . I O S . . . . A S O F . O E D
E L S . M T V . S T P . G A Y D A R . .
S T O L E S . R E H I R E . D A N G L E
T A X E D . M O R E N O . . . . G A E A
. . . S I T U P . O K T O B E R . L A T
M I D S U M M E R . . C L O N E W A R S
A R I . M I S S I L E . E R O D E . . .
N O V A . . . . T O A M A N . R E C A P
I N E V E R . P A S S O N . L U P O N E
. . B E R E F T . E T C . B U M . W T O
L E O . G L O B . . . . D A M . S P I N
I A M S . O N O . P R O U D P A P A . .
M R B I G . D A M E E D N A . R E T R O
B L E S S . U T O P I A N S . T A T A R
S Y R I A . E S P . D Y E S . S K Y P E
Puzzle 1
20:00
15x15
Puzzle 2
30:00
15x15
Puzzle 3
45:00
20x19
Puzzle 4
15:00
15x15
Puzzle 5
40:00
17x17
Mean percent correct 95.39% 93.91% 95.34% 96.66% 81.36%
Mean error count (incorrect or empty squares) 8.34 11.03 14.44 6.38 44.74
Mean incorrect (but filled) squares 1.87 3.33 3.48 1.54 12.17
Mean empty squares 6.47 7.7 10.96 4.84 32.57
Mean allotted time used 61.0% 55.8% 50.7% 55.1% 67.7%
Mean solve time 12:12 16:43 22:49 8:16 27:05
Mean time per correct square 4.24s 5.91s 4.63s 2.69s 8.32s
Fastest solve 4:20 5:47 8:08 3:05 7:32
Fastest error-free solve 4:20 5:49 8:08 3:05 7:32
Mean score 1196.9 1606.9 1999.4 835.1 3235.2
Best score 260 349 488 185 452
Worst possible score 7130 7730 12500 7130 10100
Number of error-free grids 52 39 56 67 40
Number of unfinished grids 25 23 15 16 40
Rank Competitor T R Score Time
1 joon pahk i 488 (0) 8:08
2 Trip Payne i 528 (0) 8:48
3 Al Sanders i 538 (0) 8:58
4 Eric Maddy i 601 (0) 10:01
4 Andrew Feist i 601 (0) 10:01
5 Scott Weiss i 610 (0) 10:10
6 Jesse Lansner i 619 (0) 10:19
7 Avram Gottschlich i 642 (0) 10:42
8 Doug Peterson i 643 (0) 10:43
9 Glen Ryan i 660 (0) 11:00
10 Jeff Dubner i 665 (0) 11:05
11 Amy Reynaldo i 743 (0) 12:23
12 Roberta Strauss i 756 (0) 12:36
13 Sam Ezersky i 777 (0) 12:57
14 Pete Rimkus i 806 (0) 13:26
15 Josh Himmelsbach o R 826 (0) 13:46
16 Jeremy Horwitz i 879 (0) 14:39
17 Erin Milligan-Milburn i 880 (0) 14:40
18 Doug Hoylman i 882 (0) 14:42
19 Lou Kesten i 887 (0) 14:47
20 Jan O'Sullivan i 933 (0) 15:33
21 Michael Sharp i 934 (0) 15:34
22 Ron Osher i 942 (0) 15:42
23 Peter Gordon i 960 (0) 16:00
24 Amy Paepke o 977 (0) 16:17
25 Robert T. White i 1020 (0) 17:00
26 Andrew Laurence i 1034 (0) 17:14
27 Ben Jones o R 1087 (0) 18:07
28 Joe Cabrera i 1117 (0) 18:37
29 Phoebe McBee i 1162 (0) 19:22
30 Michael Megargee i 1221 (1) 11:31
31 Robert Craig Harman i 1230 (0) 20:30
32 Steve Tice i 1233 (0) 20:33
33 Jeffrey L. Schwartz i 1234 (1) 11:44
34 Vega Subramaniam i 1238 (0) 20:38
35 Andrew Miller o R 1275 (1) 12:25
36 Rob Tricchinelli i 1280 (1) 12:30
37 Matt Gaffney o 1295 (4) 11:15
38 Thomas Silverstein o 1298 (0) 21:38
39 George Tolley i 1317 (0) 21:57
40 Ray Hunley o R 1395 (0) 23:15
41 Mary Stackhouse o 1412 (0) 23:32
42 Ben Dwertman o 1445 (0) 24:05
43 Ken Levin o 1454 (0) 24:14
44 Joe Bockskopf o 1467 (0) 24:27
45 Todd Dashoff i 1470 (0) 24:30
46 Steve Langer i 1482 (0) 24:42
47 Christine Quinones o 1499 (0) 24:59
48 Derek Allen i 1503 (1) 16:13
49 David Heinick i 1516 (1) 16:26
50 Gabriel Gonzalez o 1561 (0) 26:01
51 Bruce Ryan o 1589 (0) 26:29
52 Tony Orbach o 1590 (0) 26:30
53 Angela Olson Halsted o 1610 (1) 18:00
54 Andy Gefen o R 1640 (0) 27:20
55 Adam Jackson o 1661 (0) 27:41
56 Carol Levin o 1669 (0) 27:49
57 David Schooler o 1670 (0) 27:50
58 Steve Smith i 1788 (2) 20:28
59 Alex Jeffrey i 1803 (2) 20:43
60 Joe Miller o 1910 (0) 31:50
61 Penelope Harper o 1955 (0) 32:35
62 Bret Martin o 1995 (1) 24:25
63 David Stein o 2000 (2) 24:00
64 Susan Losher o 2021 (0) 33:41
65 Michael Miyazaki o R 2047 (0) 34:07
66 Damon Gulczynski o R 2074 (1) 25:44
67 Dan Felsenheld o 2158 (2) 26:38
68 Brayden Burroughs o R 2185 (0) 36:25
69 Miriam H. Nadel o 2209 (1) 27:59
70 Tom Quigley o R 2324 (2) 29:24
71 Neil Fitzpatrick o 2365 (0) 39:25
72 Terry Bunton o 2444 (1) 31:54
73 Jared Dashoff o 2493 (1) 32:43
74 Jim Quinlan o 2513 (2) 32:33
75 Ian Livengood o 2551 (3) 32:41
76 Laura Zipin o 2565 (1) 33:55
77 Cathy Sacks o 2611 (3) 33:41
78 Mark Samburg o R 2649 (5) 33:19
79 Zoe Jacoby o 2650 (1) 35:20
80 Pamela Downs Feiring o 2660 (1) 35:30
81 Christopher King o R 3068 (6) 39:48
82 Robert Russell o 3259 (5) 43:29
83 Trey Runnion o 3410 (7) 45:00
84 Lena Webb o 3710 (17) 45:00
85 john connelly o 3860 (22) 45:00
86 Peter Jones o R 3890 (23) 45:00
87 Joanne Sullivan o 3980 (26) 45:00
88 Michael Solberg o R 4310 (37) 45:00
89 Howard Flax o R 4340 (38) 45:00
90 Gilda Turitz o 4700 (50) 45:00
91 Kat Benesh o R 5960 (92) 45:00
92 Debbie Myers o 6140 (98) 45:00
93 Matt Zipin o R 6320 (104) 45:00
94 Michael Rosen o 6650 (115) 45:00
95 Owen Paepke o 7329 (142) 42:49
96 Megan Beresford o R 7880 (156) 45:00
97 Marion Shields o 8600 (180) 45:00
98 Mani Subramaniam o R 9920 (224) 45:00
99 Jennifer Allen o R 10190 (233) 45:00