Sister”…No quoits in play after four throws.
”Noonan”…A hex or
ill-will towards a thrower before an important throw.
a participant shows up without bringing beer.
that does not touch the hub at all-Nothing But-Clay!
that comes to rest on top of the hub.
”Bitch-Leaner”…A quoit that comes to rest on top of the hub with the leading edge dug into the
clay in such a way as to make it almost impossible to top or remove.
nervous twitch or odd mannerism before a toss. (See Scott)
Headache”…Losing to Scott , Again!
ringer that spins around the hub before coming to rest usually a topper. (See
”Bonehead”…Knocking yourself out of a sure scoring situation by getting greedy.
final point of a match
Tantrum”…This occurs when a player becomes irate due to the lack of cooperation
from the losing team in tamping the pits for the next match.
occurs, usually later in the evening, when a player can’t remember if he
recorded his wager or not.
Tiff”…This occurs when team mates are critical of each other during a match
resulting in name calling and severe criticism of each other’s ability to throw.
(See Mark & Ken B.) / (Ken P. and Anybody)
player’s children are in bed and he has a slight beer-induced buzz going, the
wife is watching TV and all is well with the world to facilitate the throwing
of 4 consecutive ringers.
rare Friday when Brian B. doesn't show up.
an 18-8 lead and losing 22-20 (Been there done that)
Foul"...Chuck B.'s language during a less than stellar performance
Love"...A quoit thrown too deep (See Demeat)
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