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Kids getting trophies. I don't want anymore!

Posted by on Apr. 4, 2014 at 10:08 AM
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Do your kids have a ton of trophies?  It's baseball season again for us and I another trophy is in our future.  His room is filling up with them and it's getting ridiculous.  Do you dread all trophies? If you have older kids do you still have them all?

We have them for basketall, baseball, soccer and even some from school for academics.  Good grades, reading and more.  UGH!

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momofsixangels
by Colleen on Apr. 4, 2014 at 10:09 AM

No but they have tons of the paper awards

lapcounter
by Silver Member on Apr. 4, 2014 at 10:10 AM
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I think it's crap that every team gets a trophy. When I played ball 1st, 2nd and 3rd place only got them we are raising a bunch of pansies.
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amyjane22
by Amy on Apr. 4, 2014 at 10:21 AM
No, they give out medals.
ceciliam
by Ruby Member on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:12 AM

My son has a wrestling trophy and a baseball trophy...the rest are medals.

momkaribg
by Kari on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:18 AM
Yes we have a ton. We built a shelf around the top of his room so they are out of the way.
dommad2
by Member on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:19 AM
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This! Trophies are becoming meaningless because everyone gets one!

Quoting lapcounter: I think it's crap that every team gets a trophy. When I played ball 1st, 2nd and 3rd place only got them we are raising a bunch of pansies.
nngmommy83
by Gold Member on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:31 AM

we have medals and paper awards mostly

heydooney
by Danielle :) on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:33 AM
My oldest has three 3rd place trophies and one 2nd place. His brothes don't have any. Nobody wants to go out and do things like sports :/
fraujones
by Amanda on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:34 AM

So far just paper awards and a plaque. 

Hannahsmommy816
by Platinum Member on Apr. 4, 2014 at 11:36 AM

we have none :/

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