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by BobGHHS
Tue Nov 23, 2004 3:36 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ohio Quizbowl
Replies: 98
Views: 44698

DCC

Hey DCC guy, congratulations on winning at BGSU. Everyone should be at Buzzerpalooza and Great Lakes, both at Case in January and March, so it'll make for some good competition. We couldn't make it out to BG, even though one of our former varsity members is like the treasurer of their team now; ther...
by BobGHHS
Fri Nov 19, 2004 4:50 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ohio Quizbowl
Replies: 98
Views: 44698

Hmmm...

We'll find out... you travel much more than we do, so I'll take your word for it. Those teams are the usual powerhouses, but I tell ya what... if Zach is as good as advertised, you guys can beat Copley... we already did once (even though we're 1-5 against them)... they're fast, but honestly, they do...
by BobGHHS
Thu Nov 18, 2004 4:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ohio Quizbowl
Replies: 98
Views: 44698

Wow...

Thanks for the confidence in my guys Noah... nationally I think you guys should be in the top 20. I don't think any other team from Ohio can compete with you in a toss-up/bonus format, be it NAQT or not. The state is extremely down this year, and you guys are killer in that format. In OAC however, t...
by BobGHHS
Tue Nov 09, 2004 9:33 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Question Sets for Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1645

Question Sets for Sale

I usually make our questions from previous years' available prior to information about next year's tournament going out (coming soon). So once again, I am making them available. Please do not send a check to the school. Please contact me first @ rkilner@kent.edu if you are interested in purchasing q...
by BobGHHS
Thu Oct 28, 2004 9:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tippecanoe Academic Challenge - Second Announcement
Replies: 6
Views: 3531

oh ok...

well good luck on there, we have to play Lakeside and Cloverleaf on November 13th. Let me know if its academic challenge, aka, the Noah Rahman show again... lol.
by BobGHHS
Thu Oct 28, 2004 6:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Tippecanoe Academic Challenge - Second Announcement
Replies: 6
Views: 3531

Aurora

Noah- will Solon also be Aurora? Also- congratulations on being National Merit Semifinalist/Finalist, whichever one it is now... our Captain, Jon is also one. Joe- we saw Defiance at Copley, nice team and nice coach, but they are significantly weaker than usual... alot of the other teams coming to y...
by BobGHHS
Wed Oct 27, 2004 12:19 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 318951

Another Gem

At a practice one time when I was a senior...

"blah blah, identify this novel..."

Me: Billy Budd

Coach: Written by...?

Me: Moby Dick

-that was one of those 'open mouth, insert foot' moments...
by BobGHHS
Thu Sep 23, 2004 7:06 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 318951

One more I forgot, that won me the Moron Award at the ABD @ UM. The question said John Wooden put this on the walls at UCLA to inspire players like Lew Alcindor, among others... For whatever reason I buzzed in with "The Pillars of Islam"... something in my head said, Alcindor is Kareem Abdul-Jabbar....
by BobGHHS
Thu Sep 23, 2004 3:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Bad Negs
Replies: 826
Views: 318951

Hmmm... some of my best from my playing days, before I started coaching... "For 10 points, identify the term for the surgical removal of the uterus..." -Me - Tracheotomy... OH CRAP (slamming my head down on the desk)... Last year at Ann B. Davis Trash Tournament... "For 10 points, identify this chil...