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by EricLeMaster
Thu Jun 05, 2008 3:45 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Senior Destinations 2008
Replies: 103
Views: 16693

Re: Senior Destinations 2008

Johnson Central Seniors:

Amie Sparks- University of KY
Shawn Butcher- University of KY
Eric LeMaster- Morehead State University (and after, probably Ohio State)
by EricLeMaster
Tue Jan 15, 2008 4:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Re: Results of FCAT

FCPanther wrote:Full varsity division results can be found on the Limestone League website.

http://www.freewebs.com/limestoneleague ... esults.htm

I will try to have "B" division up later this week.
Will these results be added to the national rankings list?
by EricLeMaster
Thu Dec 13, 2007 9:12 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

brownboy79 wrote:Not Beta, Hart Co.
Oops, sorry.
by EricLeMaster
Tue Dec 11, 2007 12:01 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

brownboy79 wrote:Apparently not, then. I think at some point I assumed it was you guys. Johnson maybe?
Johnson Central didn't attend the State BETA Convention this year... yea, I know-- retarded, eh?
by EricLeMaster
Thu Nov 29, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Possible Tournament at the University of Louisville
Replies: 24
Views: 5121

Re: Possible Tournament at the University of Louisville

I was wondering if any schools might be interested in participating in a tournament using NAQT questions in March or April at the University of Louisville? If anyone is interested let me know. Happy Holidays Being a Kentucky school, I would say that Johnson Central may be interested in participatin...
by EricLeMaster
Wed Nov 21, 2007 1:09 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

"oooh... smashed...." What? Anyway, what was the deal with no Kentucky teams being at Brookwood. I mean, we didn't have a great showing, but maybe if we hadn't negged 8 times in a quarterfinal match, it might have been different. I'm pretty sure that JV challenge being on the same day had a lot to ...
by EricLeMaster
Tue Nov 13, 2007 1:07 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

There was a question about JOHN P. CAMPBELL HIMSELF, THE AUTHOR OF THE QUESTIONS, WHO HAS NO HISTORICAL OR LITERARY VALUE WHATSOEVER. Who is possibly interested in paying this individual to write questions? Apparently the Hart County people. But not many companies write great questions anymore. If ...
by EricLeMaster
Sun Nov 11, 2007 4:01 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

We didn't hear the John Campbell question. Although I firmly believe, that if you're going to value the old school Governor's Cup questions, Patrick's Press questions, our league questions (I have lots of nasty stories, including one when we answered Rite of Spring ridiculously early, and the end, ...
by EricLeMaster
Sun Nov 11, 2007 12:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Beta confuses the hell out of me. Hart Co. was fun, if long. 1. Dunbar 2. Ballard (Interestingly, both out of the same preliminary division) 3. Russell, MadNoHo Myself, I thought the Hart Co. tourney was not fun at all, lol. The questions were the #1 worst I've EVER heard, Patricks Press or not. Th...
by EricLeMaster
Sun Nov 11, 2007 12:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

leftsaidfred wrote:Paintsville won both the varsity & junior varsity divisions of yesterday's tournament. They're definitely a force to watch in the state of Kentucky.
They're okay; they're fairly good in the Eastern KY region, but that's about the extent of it...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Nov 09, 2007 10:03 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

See you all at Hart Co.
I am assuming there are quite a few of teams going...
I hope so at least, lol.
by EricLeMaster
Sat Oct 27, 2007 10:23 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ABC XXXIV (Oct 26-27, 2007) at Vanderbilt University
Replies: 36
Views: 11755

1. Dorman A 2. NKC 3rd (tie) Dorman B and MLK "5th" - Chattahoochee, Dunbar A, James Island, ? About how well did Johnson Central do? I haven't been able to get in contact with teammates, yet. Several of us couldn't go due to ACT testing conflicts. Of course I bet a lot of other schools were affect...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Oct 27, 2007 8:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ABC XXXIV (Oct 26-27, 2007) at Vanderbilt University
Replies: 36
Views: 11755

Results?
by EricLeMaster
Thu Sep 20, 2007 9:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ezell-Harding Christian School Academic Tournament (9/22/07)
Replies: 14
Views: 6917

I need to find someone at my old high school (Oak Ridge) and tell them to go. I hope the same person isn't still running it who was doing it my senior year. EDIT: I realize this comes off a little weird: by "it" I meant my high school's team, not the tournament. I was gonna say... Dr. Rummage and h...
by EricLeMaster
Wed Sep 19, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ezell-Harding Christian School Academic Tournament (9/22/07)
Replies: 14
Views: 6917

Quite a field...
Should be fun!
by EricLeMaster
Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Russell High School Tournament KY (9/15/07)
Replies: 20
Views: 8773

The posted results were correct. Last year we had some vandalism, but this year was GREAT. Wow... that's pretty sad. You would think people would know to leave the technology and things alone and especially not DESTROY anything... Oh well. Great tournament, Mr. Knupp! Btw, I and some of my team mat...
by EricLeMaster
Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:12 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Does anybody know if the DCC team at Russell is the actual starting line for this year? Also, I was under the impression that Danville's history starter had other obligations that day. And that Danville doesn't really have a fourth person yet. I was wondering where Hunter was--- I was hoping to see...
by EricLeMaster
Mon Sep 17, 2007 5:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

mceschermaniac4 wrote:That team is not the starting line up for DCC. We were missing 3 of our top 5 players.
I knew that something wasn't normal when you played us... I knew it should have been closer.
You all still did very well, though.
by EricLeMaster
Sun Sep 16, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Does anybody know if the DCC team at Russell is the actual starting line for this year? Also, I was under the impression that Danville's history starter had other obligations that day. And that Danville doesn't really have a fourth person yet. I was wondering where Hunter was--- I was hoping to see...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Sep 15, 2007 9:58 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: The judge
Replies: 51
Views: 15976

I don't care much for The Judge myself, it's too, as said before, 'clunky' and those pedals are hard to buzz easily.

I am quite partial to The Officiator myself...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Sep 15, 2007 9:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Seems like JCC is still very strong this year despite loosing 3/4 of its starting 4. I was especially impressed by Brad, who managed to nearly pull his team to a win during the last pyramidal toss-ups. Brad is Kevin's brother, if that means anything, lol. And he is a freshman. He, already being ver...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Sep 15, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Russell High School Tournament KY (9/15/07)
Replies: 20
Views: 8773

DumbJaques wrote:Was Dunbar A at this tournament?
No. The Varsity A team wasn't there, unfortunately.
I was hoping they would be, though...

Papa, where were you all?
by EricLeMaster
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:53 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Russell High School Tournament KY (9/15/07)
Replies: 20
Views: 8773

I'll post what I can remember...

VARSITY:

1st: Danville High School
2nd: Johnson Central High School
Semi: Detroit Catholic Central, Pikeville A

JV:

1st: P.L. Dunbar High School A
2nd: Johnson Central High School
by EricLeMaster
Tue Sep 11, 2007 7:20 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: KY school email addresses change?
Replies: 3
Views: 1950

Brenda Porter, coach of Johnson Central can be reached at brenda.porter@johnson.kyschools.us .
by EricLeMaster
Mon Sep 10, 2007 7:07 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: KY school email addresses change?
Replies: 3
Views: 1950

Re: KY school email addresses change?

Did the format of Kentucky school's email addresses change? Almost all of our KY contacts bounced when we sent out our announcement, except for a few that have name@school.kyschools.us as the format instead of name@school.k12.ky.us E-mails to teachers/coaches: name.surname@countyorschool.kyschools.us
by EricLeMaster
Sun Sep 09, 2007 11:35 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Ezell-Harding Christian School Academic Tournament (9/22/07)
Replies: 14
Views: 6917

The questions are done, the readers are ready, and a strong field of competitors is preparing to descend on Nashville on September 22. This is just a reminder that the deadline for getting in on the $60.00 fee is Monday, September 10. After Monday, the fee will be $75.00. For those who have lost th...
by EricLeMaster
Sun Sep 09, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: ABC XXXIV (Oct 26-27, 2007) at Vanderbilt University
Replies: 36
Views: 11755

vandyhawk wrote:Below is the official announcement for Vanderbilt's ABC XXXIV on October 26-27, 2007, in Nashville, TN.
You do know this is the same date as the testing window for the ACT, don't you?
by EricLeMaster
Sun Sep 09, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

brownboy79 wrote:I am just sick of the politeness of this forum. Why can't we be insufferably arrogant? Johnson, YOU'RE GOING DOWN. Man, I am so passionate.
We'll see who goes down, Papa!
Don't be disappointed when it's YOU!
LOL.

This is kind of fun...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Sep 01, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Yes they are. A lot of people are throwing us away because of horrible performances last year. Which is, I suppose fair, but it makes me want to prove them wrong all the more strongly. Quite the contrary, I believe that you are going to be stronger than ever this year. You all have a fantastic team...
by EricLeMaster
Thu Aug 30, 2007 11:31 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

brownboy79 wrote:Yes, well I voted. And I placed our school high. But I was rather unsure on Johnson's prospects this year. In all fairness, a lot of you guys graduated.
That's fair--- In addition, alot of schools are up in the air this year, don't you think?
by EricLeMaster
Wed Aug 29, 2007 5:52 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

brownboy79 wrote:I, for one, am displeased by the lack of Kentucky representation in the national polls. We best kick some ass at these early tournaments.
I am also displeased! I think Kentucky should get A LOT more recognition on the national scene-- especially in the polls.
by EricLeMaster
Wed Aug 29, 2007 1:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Has Champions Quiz Prep gone out of business?
Replies: 3
Views: 2140

They've been using http://www.quizbowlonline.com for awhile now...

Unfortunately, the new website has been down for a long time, PROBABLY meaning they're out of business, which is too bad-- they made pretty good study lists...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Aug 11, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Monday. I believe that JV is starting practice this week, and we're starting next week. Don't take my word on that one, though. My, this is a calm discussion. Especially compared to some of the other states. C'mon I would love to see some mudslinging. Or at the very least inflammatory language. Som...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Aug 03, 2007 2:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Re: My Bets

Mephistopheles wrote:
...and Johnson's can't be that far off.
You have to know Brenda Porter... until hell freezes over and the good Lord himself drags her body to the afterlife, she will not retire.

Just saying...
by EricLeMaster
Mon Jul 30, 2007 12:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Well the way things looked at Ace Danville will be good with rachael. Several underclassmen may be on Varsity this year at central with a small Jv team. That does appear to be how it will be. The JV-on-the-Varsity-team ordeal has occurred for years, here, though... nothing JC isn't used to, in my o...
by EricLeMaster
Wed Jul 04, 2007 7:30 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

I heard that Johnson was considering pulling a bunch of people up from JV next year. Any ideas on your team, Eric? We would have to... There's not very many seniors going to be on the team at all... We should still be pretty darn strong this year. I think it's gonna be a pretty challenging year for...
by EricLeMaster
Sat Jun 23, 2007 6:11 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

I'm leaving in a few minutes for my Gov.'s Scholars Program camp, so will not be around to operate the room. ADMINS: Be sure to post some time/day schedules and keep the room going in my absence. I may be able to pop in only occasionally. They don't allow laptops, TV's, or personal DVD-players, so y...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Jun 22, 2007 5:44 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Great news if you can't use PalTalk: http://chat.paltalk.com/g2/group/1002725856/DisplayGroupDetails.wmt You can chat via your browser in the same way you would with the program by clicking the above link. Just remember to sign up with a user name first! To chat click 'ROOM OPEN! CHAT NOW!' Join us ...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Jun 22, 2007 12:57 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Room's open.. stop by!
by EricLeMaster
Fri Jun 22, 2007 12:22 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

ATTENTION THOSE COMING TO THE PALTALK ROOM: We have had several new members and admins come in today--- keep it coming! I will be out of town, Sat-July 27, so it will be up to those admins to make new admins, maintain the room, and make room times and dates. Hope you all have fun! As for tomorrow, I...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Jun 22, 2007 12:20 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

leftsaidfred wrote:For clarification, what's the advantage of Paltalk over AIM other than the presence of more quiz bowl nerdery?
Microphones... AND better room administration console, place to put room info and links, it's just overall more orderly...

It's actually pretty darn nice.
by EricLeMaster
Thu Jun 21, 2007 7:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Kentb426 wrote:is that 10 est ?

either way, I will most likely stop by.... I just installed paltalk and tested it out .. it should be fun
10 EST, yes. :)

Everyone join in @ 10EST tonight and I will get some stuff going. If I am delayed, it's because I am packing-- lol.
by EricLeMaster
Thu Jun 21, 2007 2:29 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Room is now set and is open.

If I have a red-dot beside of me, I'm away and you can just leave a message.

The room's under the same name it used to be: Quiz Bowl Practice and Discussion.

I will try to have us a few games going @ 10 today as a preview (or what-have-you), so hope to see a few there!
by EricLeMaster
Thu Jun 21, 2007 2:35 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Wellll... I could try it then and later in the evening... I can't really set a time for the evening one yet, but let's say.... 10ish (EST)?

And that's if I can get the darn room re-registered. I have a feeling it's just the fact I'm using Firefox to do it, though... So I'll fix that tomorrow, lol.
by EricLeMaster
Wed Jun 20, 2007 1:35 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Looks as if I am gonna have to change the name a little bit... It's claiming the room name's been taken, but it will not list the name I put the room under... oh well. But yeah... it will be a minor edit, but you should be able to tell what room it is. EDIT: Lots of technical difficulty, so let's do...
by EricLeMaster
Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

Well then... How about I launch a little orientation tomorrow at--- say around--- 1:00PM EST? If you all get the hang of it, I'll go ahead and make a few people admins as I will be in packing-mode for a 5-week span of dorm-life for GSP. It's a great idea for practice and is pretty fun altogether; th...
by EricLeMaster
Tue Jun 19, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

I may just have to open it then... it would be better if a few more would express interest so I can keep it open this time, lol. If you all want me to get this started, I have to have someone help because I will be gone from the 23 until around the end of July for the KY Governor's Scholars Program....
by EricLeMaster
Mon Jun 18, 2007 9:56 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Quizbowl Trivia Chatroom?
Replies: 56
Views: 24191

If interest is satisfactory, I can always start up my good ol' Quiz Bowl room on Paltalk again... It was pretty good given the mic capabilities. Moderator read the questions while players typed 'Buzz' to answer and then their answer in a considerable amount of time. Not completely like the real thin...
by EricLeMaster
Fri Jun 08, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

Johnson Central lost, quick recall wise, Kevin, Bobby, Matt, and Jarrod.

We keep Shawn, Amie, myself, and several other good underclassmen.
by EricLeMaster
Tue Jun 05, 2007 3:54 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Kentucky '07-'08
Replies: 184
Views: 48665

I agree with you. It will probably be the usual contenders... There were lots of strong seniors gone from all of the KY powerhouses this year. I'm sure we'll all manage to show we can be just as strong as our seniors were in the previous season. Did Danville and Dunbar lose many? I know, we, Johnson...