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2009 MACA Convention Schedule

Submitted by MACA on Thu, 08/13/2009 - 12:00pm

MACA Convention Schedule
Stoney Creek Inn
Columbia, MO

Sunday, September 27, 2009

8:00 PM Coffee with the Coaches (informal discussion with coaches and Michael Hurley, Questions Galore) - (Lobby)

Monday, September 28, 2009

8:30 Registration
9:00 Opening Remarks (Salon A)
Jeremy Gibbs (MACA President, FZW)
Stacy Schroeder (MSHSAA)
9:30 Rules Review (Salon A)
Bill Luce (formerly of Savannah)

2008 MACA Convention Announcement

Submitted by MACA on Mon, 07/28/2008 - 12:00pm

The 2008 convention will be held on Monday October 6, at Stoney Creek Inn located at 2601 South Providence Road in Columbia, Missouri. The convention will begin at 8:00 with registration and time to visit the vendors booths. Break-out sessions are being finalized at this time.
A block of rooms has been reserved for this event, to guarantee rates and availability. The rooms are $80.00. Call toll-free: 1-800-659-2220 to reserve a room.

2007 MACA Convention

Submitted by MACA on Wed, 08/29/2007 - 12:00pm

The 2007 convention will be held on Monday October 1, at the Oasis Inn and Convention Center located at 2550 North Glenstone in Springfield, Missouri. The convention will begin at 8:00 with registration and time to visit the vendors booths. Break-out sessions are being finalized at this time.

A block of rooms has been reserved for this event, to guarantee rates and availability. The rooms are $54.99 (standard) and $64.99 (poolside). Call toll-free: 1-888-532-4338 or

Local: 417-866-5253 to reserve a room.

Zeecraft Donates Quizbowl Equipment to The Missouri State High School Activities Association, Inc.

Submitted by MACA on Thu, 09/28/2006 - 12:00pm

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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).

2006 MACA Convention

Submitted by MACA on Mon, 09/11/2006 - 12:00pm

Sessions are nearly all finalized for the MACA convention to be held on October 2, 2006. Stacy Schroeder, MSHSAA academic competition liaison, will start the meeting with a recap of the 2006 advisory meeting.

Mandatory Academic Coaches Meetings

Submitted by MACA on Sun, 09/10/2006 - 12:00pm

The dates for the mandatory academic coaches meeting will be during the weeks of October 23 and October 30. MSHSAA will employ four rules interpreters and each will be responsible for two of the eight regions of the state. Specific dates will be finalized soon. They will be posted here when they become available.