Newark Head to Head 2012

Feb 25, 2012
Newark, New Jersey, United States

The Newark Public Library

5 Washington Street, Newark, New Jersey 07101

Centennial Hall, on the second floor

Newark Head to Head 2012 website

Jaclyn Sawler Bob Burton

Bob Burton and Jaclyn Burton
WCA Delegate
Bob Burton

The second round of 3x3x3 will be held as a head to head battle. The competitors with the top 32 averages from round 1 will move on, and will continue to round two where they will compete one on one until a winner is found. The top 8 single times from the first solve of the head-to-head will determine who moves onto the final round of the official 3x3x3 competition. Only the first solve of the head-to-head will be official. The remainder of the head-to-head competition will be unofficial and for entertainment purposes.

Main event
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Rowe Hessler won with an average of 9.80 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Andrew Ricci finished second (10.09) and Dan Cohen finished third (11.03).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Rowe Hessler 8.33 9.80 United States 12.5310.4310.028.968.33
2x2x2 Cube Alex Koroglu 2.03 2.86 United States 2.413.342.842.033.55
4x4x4 Cube Rowe Hessler 41.66 47.83 United States 41.6648.6848.2249.2546.58
5x5x5 Cube Dan Cohen 1:07.61 1:10.65 United States 1:18.341:08.021:15.521:07.611:08.41
3x3x3 One-Handed Dan Cohen 15.09 17.07 United States 19.0022.2115.0916.2715.94
Megaminx Rowe Hessler 1:01.69 1:05.18 NR United States 1:01.691:03.531:07.251:04.751:09.66
Pyraminx Dan Cohen 5.38 6.57 United States 7.155.388.526.346.22
Magic Dan Cohen 1.03 1.60 United States 1.033.301.551.222.03
Master Magic Zach Goldman 2.36 2.76 United States 5.152.523.362.402.36
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5
Second round Bo1
Final Ao5
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5
Final Ao5
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:15.00
3x3x3 One-Handed Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 45.00
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 2 attempts to get < 2:20.00
Pyraminx Final Ao5
Magic First round Ao5
Final Ao5
Master Magic Final Ao5

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.

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