Why might a team not want to be better than its rivals?
One possible reason -
It may benefit from finishing the season last by being given the priority draft picks for next season. If a team is performing poorly near the end of a season, it may well want to ensure that it finishes last to get those best draft picks.
Australian Rules football is one sport where the draft picks depend on performance, per the above.
Is this the correct format for the sentence The team member that shows the most improvement will win a special trophy?
There are no required types for your Pokemon team. The choice and variety of Pokemon types you wish to incorporate in your team is entirely up to you. Some teams might benefit from a grass type because the presence of one would increase its "synergy" or how well the Pokemon work together. Other teams might not require one at all. Once again, you can choose ANY Pokemon to be in your team. Sometimes, though, one…