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by PatMan
Tue Jul 03, 2007 12:17 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: A Quiz Bowl T-Shirt?
Replies: 33
Views: 27306

For the past several years our scholastic team has had shirts with some form of Mackay Miner Nerd Herd on it...Also last years said on the back "don't hate me because I am smart". We are looking for something new for next year also...
by PatMan
Tue Jul 03, 2007 10:43 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Panasonic Results
Replies: 149
Views: 48876

It happened in our semifinal room -- this was the question where Papa hit Kipp... I forget what the question was, but it was some ordering question and California rung in... Kipp shouted out 3421 or something like that before California was even recognized. Now according to the rules, California sh...
by PatMan
Thu Jan 04, 2007 2:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Coaches' Corner
Replies: 90
Views: 43982

I really need some help and/or advice from some fellow coaches regarding my team's current situation. I have easily one of the best teams in Alabama this year. There are four players who are all great. At every tournament we go to, they hit on all cylinders, scoring huge win after huge win. However...
by PatMan
Thu Jun 22, 2006 11:21 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Western Teams
Replies: 8
Views: 4062

My team competes in the INEEL tournament every year with the state winner going to the National Science Bowl. This year my team competed at the Panasonic tourny and are looking forward to possibly attending more national tournaments in the future, but I think to be more competitive we need more comp...
by PatMan
Wed Jun 21, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Western Teams
Replies: 8
Views: 4062

Western Teams

I am a new member here and hoping to get some good information on making my quizbowl team more competative. One thing I would like to know is how many members here are in the west? I would love to take my team to more competitions but I cannot find any other than in my state. I am located in SE Idah...
by PatMan
Wed Jun 21, 2006 7:05 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Salary stipend
Replies: 11
Views: 5393

I have been an unpaid scholastic coach here in Idaho for the past 5 years, this year our superintendent (new I must add) took an interest in our team and decided that I should get paid. We talked about it and looked at the time I spent and decided on and 8% stipend which is not as much as an athleti...