Quiz: Can You Beat This Ultimate Sports Jargon Quiz? We Bet You Can't!

katie ledecky

Time to hit the mattresses!

How many of these sports terms do you know? How well do you know sports jargon? Take this quiz and see.

 Aug 24, 2016
1 of 10Who is the "team's ace"?
The team's mascot
The team manager
The team's best player
2 of 10If someone tells you the "ball is in your court" they _________
want you to know something is your responsibility
need you to leave the team
want you to know you lost
3 of 10What sport does "beat you to the punch" come from?
4 of 10If something is "bush league" it's ______________
amateur play
a caveman strategy
a bad call
5 of 10If someone takes a "cheap shot" at you on the court they _________
deliberately fouled you
kept their hands off of you
gave the ball to you even though you're on the opposite team
6 of 10What sport does throwing a "curve ball" come from?
7 of 10What's a "homestretch"?
The hardest/ worst part of a project
The final part of an endeavor
The beginning of a new task
8 of 10If you're "slap happy" you are ___________
Dizzy with happiness/ carefree
eager to start a fight
ready to leave
9 of 10If you "toss in the towel" you _______
are ready to stop being lazy
want a break
10 of 10What sport does "under the wire come from"?
Horse racing
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