August 2014 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 August 2014'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.
bansaisequoia
August 19, 2014, 9:52 pm932/101392%21.5 sec.295.2 pts.275115
2.
nanrich
August 20, 2014, 12:58 pm4257/4257100%24.8 sec.293.8 pts.1250687
3.
Lurker
August 19, 2014, 12:11 am546/546100%29.3 sec.295.8 pts.161510
4.Zachman285August 19, 2014, 7:57 pm420/55775.4%33.4 sec.265.5 pts.111495
5.
Annamariah
August 20, 2014, 9:56 am1300/1300100%33.6 sec.298.9 pts.388628
6.
gryhnd51 
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August 20, 2014, 7:19 am4278/428399.88%36.1 sec.291.9 pts.1248664
7.
pajarito7
August 20, 2014, 4:39 am983/983100%36.9 sec.297.3 pts.292216
8.
universalmom
August 20, 2014, 2:30 am908/96194.48%38.1 sec.284.3 pts.258169
9.
Lily H
August 19, 2014, 5:53 am917/917100%39.4 sec.294.5 pts.270054
10.
damsel22
August 20, 2014, 1:03 pm1543/154699.81%41.4 sec.295.1 pts.455344
11.
opallady 
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August 20, 2014, 1:25 am1142/1142100%43.1 sec.286.6 pts.327345
12.
DMVJDCPA
August 20, 2014, 7:45 am2014/2014100%44.3 sec.292.2 pts.588480
13.
chopstix
August 19, 2014, 6:52 pm895/89999.56%53.9 sec.285.4 pts.255415
14.kb83August 20, 2014, 5:41 am1834/187098.07%55.3 sec.291.8 pts.535237
15.echoAugust 19, 2014, 11:59 pm428/428100%56.9 sec.289.7 pts.124010
16.
questionauthority
August 19, 2014, 7:36 am730/89581.56%58.8 sec.278.1 pts.202994
17.momn8rAugust 20, 2014, 4:37 am648/648100%61.4 sec.285.6 pts.185087
18.
mikehallbackhoe
August 20, 2014, 6:13 am968/968100%62.4 sec.290.4 pts.281117
19.
abra
August 20, 2014, 2:44 am2054/214895.62%64.3 sec.284.3 pts.583921
20.
montyb
August 19, 2014, 2:06 am695/71497.34%67.9 sec.280.1 pts.194649
21.
momof7
August 20, 2014, 3:29 am328/33099.39%72 sec.296.6 pts.97281
22.
cleofish
August 17, 2014, 11:41 am412/41399.76%73.2 sec.296.1 pts.122007
23.lokiAugust 19, 2014, 10:06 pm480/53390.06%73.5 sec.273.9 pts.131479
24.
cd1218
August 20, 2014, 12:57 am476/53888.48%75.9 sec.273.7 pts.130266
25.
Lacon
August 19, 2014, 4:06 pm475/475100%77 sec.284.2 pts.135012
26.msswitchAugust 20, 2014, 12:06 am467/54785.37%78.5 sec.271.7 pts.126899
27.
macmilh 
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August 20, 2014, 3:10 am2951/306296.37%84.8 sec.283 pts.834988
28.
marnita 
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August 20, 2014, 5:25 am3251/325399.94%85.6 sec.283.5 pts.921720
29.
skoogie2
August 20, 2014, 12:56 pm857/86199.54%85.9 sec.284.4 pts.243722
30.
wvwoman 
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August 20, 2014, 8:23 am865/91294.85%94.3 sec.282.1 pts.244057
31.
YorkiesRule
August 19, 2014, 9:53 pm831/83299.88%98.9 sec.282.8 pts.235009
32.LLappAugust 20, 2014, 7:36 am1046/135976.97%105.9 sec.271.8 pts.284258
33.ednakAugust 20, 2014, 10:40 am786/82894.93%113.1 sec.276.3 pts.217199
34.judy100August 20, 2014, 1:02 pm3050/332591.73%131.2 sec.269.6 pts.822198
35.JenDiaz72August 19, 2014, 8:45 pm383/41492.51%131.8 sec.270.2 pts.103494
36.
joma1944 
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August 20, 2014, 3:38 am536/536100%132.1 sec.280.6 pts.150428
37.
falkner2008
August 20, 2014, 5:16 am847/96987.41%135.8 sec.264.6 pts.224083
38.QuizzicalAugust 19, 2014, 11:31 pm349/349100%141.8 sec.278.3 pts.97120
39.tetonindAugust 19, 2014, 9:47 pm1007/110990.8%143.3 sec.277.1 pts.279058
40.
shari2468
August 20, 2014, 4:40 am981/99898.3%181.1 sec.275.4 pts.270162
41.
crypto-yes
August 20, 2014, 4:50 am495/495100%221.3 sec.281.4 pts.139283
42.laogongAugust 20, 2014, 12:43 am635/64698.3%235.9 sec.276.8 pts.175748
43.
drebosy4eto
August 18, 2014, 8:23 pm716/71799.86%290.3 sec.280.2 pts.200656
44.m1j9s48August 20, 2014, 12:34 am513/51799.23%305.2 sec.253.5 pts.130068
45.
jugglingjake87
August 20, 2014, 12:57 pm453/45499.78%600.3 sec.249.6 pts.113091

* Contest began 12:01am EST, 1 August 2014.

 

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