New Milford, PA—September 25, 2006-- Zeecraft Tech today announced that it will donate Quizbowl equipment including the Challenger II eight-player system with Showtime handgrip buzzers, a built-in timer, and a carrying case to The Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSA).
Zeecraft will donate the equipment on October 2 at the Missouri Academic Coaches Association (MOACA) conference in Springfield, Missouri. Zeecraft will also donate coupons to conference attendees for a free carrying case which can be used with a purchase of any Quizbowl system.
Quizbowl is very popular throughout the state, and more than 200 junior high schools and 425 senior high schools participate at the district level every year. With 575 senior high schools in the state, this is a 73 percent participation rate. Schools compete at the district level, with winners competing at a state championship every year.
“Participation in interscholastic activities such as Quizbowl academic competition gives students a great opportunity to achieve recognition for themselves, their school, and their community. We are proud to support that,” said Pete Hausser, CEO of Zeecraft.
The Missouri State High School Activities Association, (MSHSAA), governs activities statewide including athletics and Quizbowl academic competition for grades 7 th to 12th. Its mission is to promote the value of participation, sportsmanship, team play and personal excellence and develop students to make positive contributions to their communities.
The primary goal of MOACA is to encourage and further academic competition in the state of Missouri , and the organization provides leadership and support to the academic coaches of the state through a state convention, workshops, and information services.
Zeecraft Tech has been a leading manufacturer of quality Quizbowl equipment and accessories since 1975. Zeecraft products are ideal for learning and performance improvement at all levels, inside and outside the classroom. Zeecraft products are used in a variety of activities including corporate events, parties, in the classroom, in extracurricular activities, and in formal academic competition throughout the country. Zeecraft systems are affordable, durable, and portable. Zeecraft products enable players to learn in a non stressful way. Zeecraft’s Quizbowl equipment includes buzzers, scoreboards, timers, electronic message boards, and lockout systems. For more information on Zeecraft visit www.zeecraft.com.