Ben Jackson  › Tree Love Classic   March 26, 2013 at 12:25am

looks like corbyn and caleb need to move up

Mark Stephens   March 26, 2013 at 7:13am

Caleb is 901, he has to play Am2...

Caleb Meador   March 26, 2013 at 9:37am

yep that ratings update just bumped me up

Mark Stephens   March 26, 2013 at 10:32am

Yep! Congrats.

Ben Jackson   March 26, 2013 at 10:38am

I mean compete with the people they are playing the level at... aka AM1 lol. It was more of a joking statement.

Mark Stephens   March 26, 2013 at 11:29am

Well, the things about lots of Am3 players is that they have not become consistant in their play. They may kill it one week and then bomb it the next. That is what Am1 players typically have: consistancy. So, until they can always play to their skill level, I believe they should play their rating.

Ben Jackson   March 26, 2013 at 1:51pm

True words, yet the rating is a system built upon showing what you are and what you can be in the past. If they really wish to get better they should move up in divisions and play to the levels of their capabilities. No they may not win, but they will get better because of it. In this case they both ... more

Ben Jackson   March 26, 2013 at 1:54pm

What I'm trying to say is the rating system doesnt show who you are now. It is accurate for more experienced players, but for those like Corbyn and Caleb who are going up in the rankings so fast, it is not an accurate judgement of the player that they are. Corbyn was truely and am4 player a yea ... more

Mark Stephens   March 26, 2013 at 2:05pm

And that is your choice. Let others make theirs... ; )