December 2016 Competition - Fastest Solver Challenge

We hold a series of competitions each month for those players who wish to play competitively. Each monthly competition will end at 12.01am on the 1st of every month, with trophies being awarded to the top 20 ranked players in each individual competition. Not yet on the list? Keep trying! It takes both skill and determination to make it to the Cryptograms Hall of Fame!

Here are the latest results for this month's Fastest Solver Challenge.


Select which of December 2016's current competition rankings you'd like to view:

In the fastest-solver challenge, players compete to achieve the lowest average solving time for all puzzles solved during the competition month. Only players who are ranked in the top 50 of that month's high-score challenge, and who have a solving percentage of 75% or better, are eligible for this contest.

# Player Last Game Solved Rate Av. Time Av. Pts Total
1.
LacrosseSticks
December 8, 2016, 2:11 pm998/131575.89%16.3 sec.265 pts.264475
2.
debzhaus
December 8, 2016, 11:28 pm554/73275.68%21.1 sec.261.7 pts.144961
3.
nanrich
December 9, 2016, 1:12 am1500/1500100%23.8 sec.290.6 pts.435900
4.
rotorguru
December 9, 2016, 12:08 am275/275100%26 sec.295.8 pts.81350
5.
Madbury
December 8, 2016, 10:25 pm181/21086.19%28.7 sec.270.8 pts.49008
6.
damsel22
December 8, 2016, 3:21 pm595/59899.5%29.4 sec.277.8 pts.165289
7.
Lurker 
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December 8, 2016, 10:01 pm242/242100%30.2 sec.286.5 pts.69330
8.ajbcurateDecember 8, 2016, 8:02 pm421/50683.2%32.8 sec.272.7 pts.114826
9.
LLapp 
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December 9, 2016, 8:20 am788/86291.42%35.7 sec.288.7 pts.227490
10.
Lily H
December 9, 2016, 2:05 am622/622100%35.8 sec.289.5 pts.180080
11.
jimdgar 
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December 8, 2016, 7:28 pm265/265100%38.8 sec.296.5 pts.78580
12.
gryhnd51 
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December 9, 2016, 6:00 am1724/1724100%39.1 sec.286.9 pts.494574
13.
opallady 
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December 8, 2016, 9:56 pm541/541100%41.1 sec.280 pts.151475
14.hasselbladDecember 8, 2016, 6:16 pm169/18591.35%42.6 sec.267.7 pts.45234
15.
munchlet
December 8, 2016, 5:44 pm248/248100%43.8 sec.292.9 pts.72641
16.kb83December 8, 2016, 8:14 pm430/47690.34%44 sec.270.3 pts.116220
17.
CarpeLanam
December 8, 2016, 8:53 pm162/162100%49.5 sec.299.7 pts.48547
18.SippyGurlDecember 8, 2016, 4:30 pm1504/152598.62%50.6 sec.286.7 pts.431138
19.
maradnu
December 9, 2016, 1:19 am400/400100%55.4 sec.294.5 pts.117799
20.
abra 
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December 9, 2016, 4:50 am446/46795.5%59.7 sec.283.9 pts.126628
21.
momn8r
December 6, 2016, 12:27 am218/218100%60.1 sec.288.2 pts.62828
22.oddcoupleDecember 9, 2016, 3:56 am322/32399.69%62.6 sec.287.2 pts.92494
23.
DMVJDCPA
December 8, 2016, 8:04 am200/200100%64.7 sec.288.6 pts.57719
24.
mikehallbackhoe
December 9, 2016, 7:52 am775/775100%66 sec.290.9 pts.225451
25.
jenandbrent
December 9, 2016, 12:54 am410/410100%66.5 sec.288.9 pts.118445
26.letfreedomringDecember 9, 2016, 12:48 am910/93197.74%75.5 sec.283.5 pts.258008
27.badbobDecember 9, 2016, 6:47 am816/85295.77%81.3 sec.274.8 pts.224254
28.NautilusDecember 8, 2016, 10:58 pm218/21999.54%82.5 sec.292 pts.63654
29.
macmilh 
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December 9, 2016, 8:37 am1906/191799.43%92.3 sec.281.5 pts.536630
30.
montyb
December 9, 2016, 7:58 am191/19498.45%92.5 sec.286.6 pts.54732
31.killdozerDecember 9, 2016, 2:21 am275/275100%98.1 sec.276.7 pts.76092
32.
judy100
December 8, 2016, 9:58 pm1378/138799.35%108.7 sec.277.3 pts.382169
33.
jbb33054
December 8, 2016, 6:57 pm277/277100%118.6 sec.272.8 pts.75562
34.
LawMan
December 8, 2016, 2:51 pm225/225100%122 sec.277.3 pts.62385
35.
jimbo42
December 9, 2016, 7:31 am518/68275.95%126.9 sec.253.6 pts.131358
36.
trailcook 
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December 9, 2016, 7:23 am215/215100%133.1 sec.275.4 pts.59201
37.lspiegelDecember 9, 2016, 8:09 am379/40892.89%134.2 sec.259.4 pts.98319
38.hillcountrypicker hillcountrypicker is a Premium Member!December 8, 2016, 11:47 pm717/717100%159.7 sec.267.5 pts.191792
39.mmfs83December 8, 2016, 8:01 pm483/53390.62%160.1 sec.267.8 pts.129331
40.bkmcincinnatiDecember 8, 2016, 7:21 pm986/102895.91%217.2 sec.273.1 pts.269254
41.
Ian123
December 9, 2016, 8:20 am539/539100%226.6 sec.282.3 pts.152149
42.
toebes
December 9, 2016, 2:21 am359/359100%304 sec.263.9 pts.94741
43.wigoddessDecember 8, 2016, 9:22 pm182/182100%390.8 sec.259.5 pts.47236
44.teledragonDecember 8, 2016, 1:25 pm164/16897.62%483.4 sec.274.7 pts.45055
45.m1j9s48December 8, 2016, 11:57 pm246/246100%1306.7 sec.214.6 pts.52802
46.xeniaDecember 9, 2016, 5:15 am442/45098.22%1343.6 sec.250.9 pts.110877

* Contest began 12:01am EST, 1 December 2016.

 

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