interscholastic interscholastic  /ˌɪn tər skə ˈlæ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) used of competition or cooperation between secondary schools

Usage(s):

  1. Despite his five interscholastic and one world's record, he has not yet succumbed to the glare of the spotlight.
  2. Four Canadian schoolboys of Hamilton Collegiate Institute made an interscholastic world's record by 6 sec.
  3. So far there are no formal interscholastic team sports.

News

  1. AIA issues warning to baseball program

    Bruce WhettenDouglas Dispatch The Arizona Interscholastic Association met in Phoenix May 20 to determine what, if any, sanctions that would be imposed against DouglasHigh School after an eighth grade student was used to pitch in a freshmen baseball game April 1 in Tucson.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Douglas Dispatch

  2. NIAA 2A South becomes Division III

    NEVADA — The Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association opted to change the names of their leagues more than a year ago in part to emulate college divisions but also to help shift teams from one group to another.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Laughlin Times

  3. UIL Passes Three Measures Related to Student Health & Safety

    AUSTIN— The University Interscholastic League's Legislative Council on Tuesday, passed three measures recommended by the UIL Medical Advisory Committee related to student health and safety. The Legislative
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KCEN-TV Temple

Quotes

  1. "I want the program in place as quickly as possible, so I am urging the (University Interscholastic League) to release program protocol for public review within the next 10 days," Dewhurst said in a statement to The Associated Press.
    on Nov 20, 2007 By: David Dewhurst Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. "In the new teacher education courses, the [Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association, or MIAA] is requiring coaches to get trained in First Aid," Pugh added.
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Jim Pugh Source: Wicked Local Middleton

  3. "There are a lot of great receivers out there right now in the (Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference)," Stamford High head coach Kevin Jones said. "But there's only one Chris Evans."
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Kevin Jones Source: Stamford Advocate

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