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Discussion in 'Vols Hoops' started by NEW COACH, Feb 15, 2018.

  1. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod


    They want to be known as the "Lady Vols" then IMO, I don't have to cheer for them as a "Volunteer" program.

    As I have said many times, let them totally fund themselves with no men's athletics money as long as they want to go this route.
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  2. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Super Moderator

    [uck fay] those fans, but I want the Lady Vols to succeed 100%. Fire her.
  3. MaconVol

    MaconVol Chieftain

    This is me as well.
  4. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    I want them to succeed in an I don’t check up on them, don’t care, kind of way.
  5. InVolNerable

    InVolNerable Fark Master Flex

    So in a “how smmiff enjoys his family on a road trip” kind of way.
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  6. JayVols

    JayVols Walleye Catchin' Moderator

    I haven't experienced these fans. Not saying this isn't true at all. I just honestly never met any. Maybe I just live under a rock.
  7. JayVols

    JayVols Walleye Catchin' Moderator

    Again, not being argumentative, but speaking as a former coach in girls athletics, I never understood the hang up with adding the "Lady" in front of "Volunteers". It's high school, but 99% of girls teams add "Lady" in front of their names. This is about the only place I've seen have a problem with that, and that problem seems to be a prevalent.

    I don't particularly care for women's basketball, mind you. In fact, I don't particularly like basketball at all (I'm short & fat. Basketball has nothing for me.) I say that to let you know that I don't have a dog in this hunt. But, I really don't understand this particular hang up. I believe you on the funding issue, but I can't speak intelligently on that.
  8. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    I used to argue with a vet school faculty member about once a week over whether or not they’d beat the men.
  9. JayVols

    JayVols Walleye Catchin' Moderator

    The worst men's team would beat their best. It's just how it is.
  10. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    Probably an average Knox Co HS team would. Try to tell one of Those People that.
  11. JayVols

    JayVols Walleye Catchin' Moderator

    I really have never met one of Those People.

    Like I said, I must live under a rock.

    Now I'll say this, I had s pitcher about 4 years ago that most high school guys would have had a hard time touching if they were on a softball field trying to hit from 43 feet. I refused to even catch her warm up pitches. Told the HC that I'd quit if he even tried to make me. I was serious.

    I dare say a good number of men would have a hard time hitting Monica Abbott from 43 feet. But that's entirely different than basketball.
  12. Ssmiff

    Ssmiff Member

    Keep it up. One day on a road trip your teens will tell you to stfu if you keep rambling for 6 hours
  13. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod

    I stood went to murfreesboro in 95 and 96 when our high school girls made state. I watch softball a lot. Neck, coached it last year (my one and only time). The LV name alone doesnt bother me. Im fine with it.

    What bothers me is too many of the LV admin and fans think they are above and dont need the rest of the university and athletic dept. Too much of the fight over ths name wasnt the name, it was because they were being brought in tue fold with the rest. Thats my issue. Its not the name. Its everything behind the name.
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  14. JayVols

    JayVols Walleye Catchin' Moderator

    Ah. I understand now.
  15. Tenacious D

    Tenacious D The law is of supreme importance, or no importance

    This is the best and most accurate thing that has ever been written in all of human history.
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  16. YankeeVol

    YankeeVol Member

    I guess I missed most of that. I remember the "merging" of both departments, but probably just didn't pay enough attention to it. I wish nothing but success to everything associated with the University though.
  17. CardinalVol

    CardinalVol Uncultured, non-diverse mod

    It's not just a one time thing. Its a attitude and entitlement.
  18. lumberjack4

    lumberjack4 Chieftain

    It's really weird, the LV group wanted separate but equal (but they still wanted to the men's money, just their own power structure)
  19. YankeeVol

    YankeeVol Member

    I guess I've just never seen it
  20. Savage Orange

    Savage Orange Disillusional Vol fan

    This is where I am. Anything, and I mean ANYTHING associated with the University of Tennessee, be it the football program, the women’s basketball team, the rugby team, chess team or the robotics geeks... If there’s an engineering meet or any sort of scholastic competition whatsoever I want them to be the very best because they represent UT. UT uber alles, y’all!!
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