Type
Crossword
Description

Billy Beane looked for ____ players. UNDERVALUED
Billy Beane tried to save this. MONEY.
A common theme in Moneyball that refers to scouts being this. BIAS
Baseball players need to be ____ to make it into the Major Leagues. TALENTED
The acronym for the times a player gets on base divided by the number of times they're at bat. OBP
The acronym for the number of hits a player gets divided by the number of times they're at bat. AVG
The idea of combining math and baseball. SABERMETRICS
A baseball fanatic who wrote books about the game. BILLJAMES
A baseball fanatic who developed pitching statistics. VOROSMCCRACKEN
The GM of the Oakland A's in 2002. BILLYBEANE
The manager of the A's in 2002. ARTHOWE
Someone who worked with Billy Beane and used sabermetrics. PAULDEPODESTA
Someone who looks at high school and college baseball players and tries to bring them to the Major Leagues. SCOUT
The author of Moneyball promotes the importance of this which includes ambition and concentration. PSYCHOLOGY
The market's determined ___ of a player decides his price to acquire. VALUE
An A's pitcher who didn't throw hard, but still fooled batters with his sidearm and relentless optimism. CHADBRADFORD
This person said, "Ninety percent of baseball is half mental." YOGIBERRA
This player was acquired by the Yankees in 2002 and was before a key part of the A's lineup. JASONGIAMBI
Michael Lewis as well as many GMs were this before becoming involved in baseball. TRADERS
Michael Lewis compares baseball and the acquiring of players to the U.S. ___. ECONOMY
The right for someone to own sports team. FRANCHISE
Michael Lewis compared teams to ___. BUSINESSES
The year the A's lost to the Twins in the playoffs. 2002
The A's had this number of wins in a row, which set as a record. 20
What does batting average not include? WALKS

Moneyball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Assistant GM for the Oakland A's Paul Depodesta
GM for the Oakland A's Billy Beane
Pitcher who got fired halfway through the season right before his 10 years Mike Magnante
Player who throws the ball to the batter Pitcher
When a ball gets hit out of the baseball diamond Homerun
Person who manages a baseball team GM
Hitting a ball and making it to first base is called? Single
Place where pitcher stands Mound
Hitting a ball and making it to second base is called Double
Missing the ball when at bat Strike
When the baseball goes outside the batters box and the player dosent swing Ball
Hitting the ball and Making it to third base Triple
How baseball players are analyzed Sabermetrics
Labeled as the "unique pitcher" for the Oakland A's Chad Bradford
Inner part of the playing field Infield
Outer part of the playing field Outfield
Tap of a ball without fully swinging Bunt
Measure of how much a player gets on base OBP
Measurement of runs batted in is called RBI
Statistic of On base percentage plus slugging average OPS
League that is considered average or below average Minor Leagues
Area over home plate that a pitcher can throw usually from a players armpits to their knees Strike Zone
Player who was traded because he played first base when billy didn't want him to Carlos Pena
Player who had ability to veto trade to Oakland A's Cliff Floyd

Sports Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

WHICH WAS THE FIRST TEAM TO WIN THE INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE? RAJASTHAN ROYALS
WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CLUBS THAT A PLAYER MAY CARRY IN THEIR BAG DURING A ROUND OF GOLF? FOURTEEN
WHICH SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKETER'S FIRST TWO NAMES IS JONATHAN NIEL? JONTY RHODES
WHO WAS SOUTH AFRICA'S 1ST TEST CAPTAIN AFTER THEIR READMISSION IN 1992? KEPLER WESSELS
HE HAS 421 WICKETS IN TEST CRICKET, 393 WICKETS IN ODI AND ALSO SCORED MORE THAN 3000 RUNS IN BOTH FORMS, A FORMER CAPTAIN OF SOUTH AFRICA AND WAS THE WISDEN CRICKETER OF THE YEAR IN 2003 SHAUN POLLOCK
WHICH DISGRACED SOUTH AFRICAN CAPTAIN DIED IN A PLANE CRASH ON 01 JUNE 2002? HANSIE CRONJE
WHICH SOCCER TEAM HAS WON MORE TROPHIES THAN ANY OTHER CLUB IN ENGLISH FOOTBALL? MANCHESTER UNITED
WHO SCORED THE 1ST GOAL IN THE FA PREMIER LEAGUE? BRIAN DEANE
WHO WAS THE 1ST GOALKEEPER TO SCORE A PREMIERSHIP GOAL? PETER SCHMEICHEL
WHICH STADIUM WAS NICKNAMED THE THEATRE OF DREAMS BY BOBBY CHARLTON? OLD TRAFFORD
WHO'S RECORD DID WAYNE ROONEY BREAK BY SCORING OVER 250 GOALS? BOBBY CHARLTON
WHAT IS IT CALLED IF A SERVER HAS HIS FOOT OVER THE BASELINE IN TENNIS? FOOTFAULT
WHAT IS THE WORLD'S OLDEST TENNIS TOURNAMENT? WIMBLEDON
WHAT IS THE FIRST THING DONE TO START IN POINT IN TENNIS? SERVE
WHICH COUNTRY IS ROGER FEDERER BORN? SWITZERLAND
WHICH TENNIS PLAYER IS MARRIED A PAKISTAN CRICKETER? SANIA MIRZA
ON A PAR OF 5 GOLF HOLE, YOU SCORE 2. WHAT IS THE TERM USED TO DESCRIBE THIS GOLF FEAT? ALBATROSS
WHO WAS THE FIRST PLAYER TO DEFEAT TIGER WOODS IN A PLAYOFF? BILLY MAYFAIR
LEWIS HAMILTON WON HIS 1ST F1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE WITH WHICH TEAM? MCLAREN
WHICH F1 DRIVER HAD A SKIING ACCIDENT IN 2013? MICHAEL SCHUMACHER
WHICH FERRARI DRIVER RECENTLY LOST THE LEAD TO HAMILTON AND BOTTAS DUE TO HIS ENGINE DROPPING A CYLINDER WITH A FAILED FUEL INJECTOR? CHARLES LECLERC
OTHER THAN SURESH RAINA, WHO ELSE HAS SCORED MORE THAN 5000 RUNS IN THE IPL? VIRAT KOHLI

Roaring 20s Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

POLICY PROTECTING NATIVE-BORN PEOPLE NATIVISM
PROCESS OF BEING ISOLATED ISOLATION
POLITICIAL THEORY DERIVED FROM KARL MARX COMMUNISM
SUSTEM TAHT LIMITED THE NUMBER OF IMMAGRANTS QUOTA SYSTEM
A GANG OF POLITICIANS THAT SURROUND WARREN G. HARDING OHIO GANG
PAYMENT BY INSTALLMENTS IS A/AN INSTALLMENT PLAN
NATIONWIDE BAN ON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PROHIBITION
ILLEGAL LIQUOR STORE SORE OR NIGHTCLUB SPEAKEASY
ILLEGAL BUISSNESS OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES BOOTLEGGER
GENERATION OF YOUNG WESTERN WOMEN IN THE 1920S FLAPPER
POPULAR 1920S DANCE THE CHARLESTON
PERIOD FOLLOWING THE GREAT DEPRESSION WHERE JAZZ BECAME POPULAR THE JAZZ AGE
NAME GIVEN TO THE CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARTISTIC EXPLOSION THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE 1920S HARLEM RENAISSANCE
INVENTED THE FORD TRUCK HENRY FORD
FAMOUS AMERICAN GANGSTER CAUGHT ON TAX EVASION AL CAPONE
FAMOUS BASEBALL PLAYER BABE RUTH
INVENTED "MICKEY MOUSE" WALT DISNEY
30TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES CALVIN COOLIDGE
FAMOUS TRUMPET PLAYER LOUIS ARMSTRONG
PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA DURING THE 1920S JOHN L LEWIS

Baseball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an annual series of games between the winning teams of the two major leagues: the first team to win four games being champions of the U.S. World Series
any of the four defensive players stationed around the infield. Infielders
the positions played by the right, center, and left fielders Outfielders
the player who throws the ball to the opposing batter Pitcher
the player stationed behind home plate, whose chief duty is to catch pitches not hit by the batter. catcher
the minigame where you try to hit the most homeruns; included in allstar week Homerunderby
the game where the best baseball players in the MLB come together to play one big game; included in all star week Allstar game
a person who controls the training of a sportsman or team Manager
a boy or young man who takes care of the bats and sometimes other equipment of a team. batboy
a player who swings a bat or whose turn it is to bat batter
Relief pitcher who finishes out the game. Closer
A defense play resulting in two outs. Doubleplay
A homerun hit while all bases are loaded. GrandSlam
The replacement for the starting pitcher. Reliefer
A runner crosses home plate without any errors. Run
The pitcher who starts the game. Starter
The recorded number of steals by a runner. Stolen Base
Three players are taken out in the course of one play. Triple Play
A pitch so wide that the catcher is unable to catch or block it, allowing runners to advance. Wild Pitch
One of nine periods of playtime in an ordinary regulation game. inning
The next batter in the line-up. ondeck
After striking the ball, the batter is able to pass through all four plates and return to home with no errors on the part of defense. Homerun
A mistake in fielding the baseball by the defense that allows a batter to reach base or a base runner to advance. error
When the pitch count has 3 balls and 2 strikes. The next strike or ball will end the at bat. If the batter hits the baseball foul, then the count remains 3 and 2. Full Count
a game in which the pitcher does not allow a single runner on base. Perfect Game
a home run scored in the bottom of the final inning to win the game. Walk Off

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND

PE CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important skill in dodgeball CATCHING
Name of the person placed around a trampoline SPOTTER
Surname of famous Scottish tennis player MURRAY
You might use them in the gym to build muscle WEIGHTS
A skill in volleyball VOLLEY
Number of players in a professional basketball game FIVE
Football team who won last year's English Premier League LEICESTER
Surname of Famous Portugese footballer RONALDO
Name of a sport that takes place in a velodrome CYCLING
In netball, what does GA stand for? GOALATTACK
In which sport might you do a lay-up? BASKETBALL
How you start a game of badminton, volleyball and table tennis SERVE
Famous sports brand NIKE
First name of famous female American tennis player SERENA
High Intensity __________ Training INTERVAL
The colour associated with Liverpool FC RED
Surname of the Head of PE CLARENCE
Which sport would you find backstoke and butterfly? SWIMMING
The home of the Scotland rugby team MURRAYFIELD
The colour associated of Lockhart house BLUE
Used in hockey to pass the ball STICK
4 lettered martial art JUDO
Nationality of Usain Bolt JAMAICA
Oldest tennis tournament in the world WIMBLEDON
Number of players in a hockey team ELEVEN
Number of miles in a half marathon THIRTEEN
First name of famous long distance British runner MO
What you win if you come 1st, 2nd or 3rd in a race MEDAL
The colour of belt you would wear if you had mastered your martial art BLACK
Under ARMOUR
Machine that allows you to run whilst staying in the same place TREADMILL

Baseball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to study something in a careful way Analyze
one of the places a runner has to touch to get a point Base
force or power; baseball players need this to be able to hit the ball and run the bases Energy
players who try to catch the ball Fielders
the area on the baseball field that includes the four bases and the pitcher's mound Infield
the area on the baseball field behind first, second, and third bases outfield
the scientific study of matter and energy Physics
a slightly different version of something Variation
the item that you hit with a baseball bat Baseball
the item that you use to hit the ball with Baseball Bat
the player who stands on the mound and the throws the ball in different styles Pitcher
the team's bench area between home plate and either first or third base Dugout
the billboard type thing the helps keep track of the scoring for each team Scoreboard
the right part of the outfield Rightfielder
the left part of the outfield Leftfielder
the player who defends the field nearest to first base First Baseman
the player who defends the field nearest to second base Second Baseman
the player who defends the field nearest to the third base Third Baseman

To Kill a Mockingbird: Part I Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

morphine addict MRS DUBOSE
highly respected housekeeper of Jem, Scout, and Atticus CALPURNIA
Aunt Alexandra's grandson and Scout's cousin FRANCIS HANCOCK
Boo Radley's real name ARTHUR RADLEY
The children use it to try to deliver a note to Boo FISHING POLE
Atticus describes them as animals EWELLS
The setting of this novel MAYCOMB ALABAMA
"a fur-trapping apothecary from Cornwall whose piety was exceeded only by his stinginess" SIMON FINCH
An uncared for house that everyone is scared of because of the stories they've been told RADLEY PLACE
A lawyer and father of Jem and Scout ATTICUS FINCH
Scout's young teacher from North Alabama MISS CAROLINE FISHER
New boy who visits for the summer and befriends Jem and Scout DILL
Dill's real name CHARLES BAKER HARRIS
Dill's aunt MISS RACHEL HAVERFORD
The town gossip MISS STEPHANIE CRAWFORD
Jem and Scout find mysterious gifts left here KNOTHOLE
She loves all of nature's beauties, but despises nut grass MISS MAUDIE
Believes Scout should wear dresses and play with tea sets AUNT ALEXANDRA
Atticus will defend his client, __________-, in court TOM ROBINSON
Atticus' brother, Scout's and Jem's uncle JACK
Aunt Alexandra's lazy husband UNCLE JIMMY
What Scout does to Francis PUNCH
Uncle Jack learns how to treat ____________ SCOUT
Mrs. Dubose's caregiver JESSIE
Scout learns to dislike SCHOOL
Jem looses his PANTS
Dill tells Atticus that he, Jem, and Scout were playing STRIP POKER
Visits the Finch home for lunch WALTER CUNNINGHAM
Jem and Scout are surprised to learn that Atticus is skilled with a GUN
Character call Tim Johnson a ______ MAD DOG
__________ destroys Miss Maudie's house FIRE
Scout's full name JEAN LOUISE FINCH
Nathan Radley adds this to the tree CEMENT

Black History Month Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who had a dream Martin Luther King Jr
Opposite of north South
Got arrested for refusing to surrender her bus seat Rosa Parks
Separating blacks from whites Segregation
human rights activist and an American Muslim minister Malcolm X
Founder of Black Panther party Huey P Newton
The first African American to earn a PH.D from Harvard WEB Du Bois
The first black athlete to play major league baseball Jackie Robinson
War between the North and South Civil War
Led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom through underground railroad Harriet Tubman
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories Free soil party
First state to leave the Union in 1860 South Carolina

HIV and AIDS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “H” stand for? Human
In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “I” stand for? Immunodeficiency
In the acronym “HIV,” what does the “V” stand for? Virus
What type of defense cells does the HIV virus attach itself to? CD4helper
What type of cells are CD4 helper cells? Defense
The HIV virus can be spread through what? Bodilyfluids
The HIV virus can be spread by this type of device (HINT: MANY PEOPLE ARE AFRAID OF THEM Needles
This advanced stage of HIV occurs when a person with HIV has an extremely low number of CD4 cells. AIDS
What virus destroys CD4 cells? HIV
A symptom of HIV and AIDS can be a ___ which is persistent and won’t go away. Cough
A symptom of HIV and AIDS can be heavy ____ at night, even if the room is ice cold. Sweating
A disease that someone is more susceptible to get when they have AIDS? (This disease affects the surface of the brain). *this is a challenging question* Meningitis
People can prevent contracting HIV and later on AIDS by being what? Abstinent
A symptom of HIV and AIDS that can be dramatic and is noticeable after just a few weeks of contracting the virus. Weightloss
What is the defense system in the body that fights infections? Immunesystem