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by Ye Olde Buzzard
Sat Jan 26, 2013 3:13 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: VA NAQT States at UVA (3/23/13 in Charlottesville)
Replies: 22
Views: 7331

Re: VA NAQT States at UVA (3/23/13 in Charlottesville)

Please send an invitation to Sherando High School. The link has snail mail contact on the banner at the bottom of the page, and email for both coaches. Our kids have been working very hard on protobowl, studying packets, etc., but the teachers need a little bit of a more forward approach for them to...
by Ye Olde Buzzard
Mon Dec 10, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: What to do with terribly run matches/belligerent hosts?
Replies: 3
Views: 1953

Re: What to do with terribly run matches/belligerent hosts?

Thanks, some of the confusion is in how to communicate quizbowl stuff to people who have no context. I feel like talking about question integrity, noise, rule following, etc. is going to be met with blank stares. Leading with the unsportsmanlike things sounds like a good way to go.
by Ye Olde Buzzard
Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:01 am
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: What to do with terribly run matches/belligerent hosts?
Replies: 3
Views: 1953

What to do with terribly run matches/belligerent hosts?

I was going to post this under "How to deal with bad readers," but I ended up getting beyond that topic in the post so here's it's own thread: At a VHSL regular season match the other day, my team experienced a reader who was, at least in any practical sense for reading quizbowl packets, illiterate....