Game sparks camaraderie, jesting
March 24, 2010
Redstone Arsenal, Ala. - Four teams. Four people per team. Sixteen people faced off with each other March 23 to prove who knew the most about women's history in honor of Women's History Month at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command.
The winning team was G6/CIO, despite a last minute contestant joining the fray.
Juanita Sales Lee, the last minute contestant, offered many correct answers, even though she was denied extra time to study the material. She was asked to join the team one hour before the games began.
The contest, called Women's History Jeopardy Contest, incuded four levels - 5, 10, 15, 20 - in seven categories - Arts and Literature, Politics/Government, Social/Economic Justice, Sports, Entertainment, Engineering/Science, and Education.
Mary Peoples, black employment manager, Equal Employment Opportunity, USASMDC/ARSTRAT, was the contest officiator.