High School Girls coach suspended for winning a game 161-2

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  1. MutteringJohn

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    The only thing I want to know is why the team gave up the two points.

    A high school girls basketball coach in California has been suspended for a rare reason: Winning by too large a margin. Arroyo Valley's Michael Anderson kept his foot on the gas pedal even as his team went up by 60 early in the game against a winless opponent.

    The end result was brutal: A 161-2 beatdown.

    Decisive as it might be, it was far from impressive. The coach was called by the school's athletic director and later told the local news that he had been suspended two games for what had happened.

    The coach also expressed regret for his actions while suggesting that he didn't expect the game to get so far out of hand -- when he put in his bench players in the second half, he was surprised by their output.

    Arroyo Valley applied a high-pressure full-court trap throughout the first half, ostensibly under the pretense of tuning up for tougher competition down the road. By halftime, the score was 104-1.

    Nevertheless, the opposing team's coach was not happy with the result, and he made sure his opinions were known. He called the ethics of Anderson into question.

    "People shouldn’t feel sorry for my team," opposing coach Dale Chung of Bloomington High told The Sporting News. "They should feel sorry for his (Anderson’s) team, which isn’t learning the game the right way."

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    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    What would one expect when we live in a world where everyone gets a prize or medal now. :dontknow:
     
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    It sounds like a fun game to watch
     
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    They suspended the wrong coach
     
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    Those kids needed Greenman

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    point spread was 165 though
     
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    If my team was losing 101 to1 at half time, I'd start drinking heavily.
     
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    wait, the coach whos team only scored 2 pts said the other coach needs to learn the game? wow

    why didnt the losing coach forfeit the game, if he didnt want to put his kids through that?
     
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    He put in his benchwarmers so what else was he suppose to do? Tell them not to play to the best of their abilities?
     
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    The world is upside down and backwards
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    Bloomington coach needs to build his girls team's ego back up by scheduling a game with the Knicks
     
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    girl's sports


    doesn't matter how much you win or lose by

    nobody gives a shit





    just keeping my internet trolling skills somewhat sharp
     
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    I wanna see this game :jj: The other team only scored 1 basket. what was the time of possession
     
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    who scored the 2?
     
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    it's like Germany v Brazil, World Cup !!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    The losing team was having their period
     
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    The soon to be winning team right before tip off

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    Which political party promotes this behavior?
     
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