2009 Cooper Award Recipients

Academic Ambassador Award


Eric Huff

Paul M. Dorman High School
Roebuck, SC
The 2009 Benjamin Cooper Academic Ambassador Award was presented to Eric Huff of Dorman High School in recognition of his efforts in supporting and improving academic competition in the Southeast, particularly by consistently providing excellent opportunities for academic competition in the region, teaching and mentoring quizbowl players both as coach of Dorman and through the ACE camps, helping to shape the direction of the ACE camps, and serving as a model of sportsmanship in the game.

Young Ambassador Award


Christian Carter

Minneapolis South High School
Minneapolis, MN
The 2009 Benjamin Cooper Young Ambassador Award was presented to Christian Carter of Minneapolis South High School in recognition of his development of and continued work with quizbowlpackets.com as well as supporting and assisting in the continuing development of high school quizbowl in Minnesota.