North Texas District Finals 2009 April 2009

by Tom Ferguson

North Texas District Finals

April 18, 2009 Trinity Church, Cedar Hill, Texas

Glad Tidings, Austin, Texas took the North Texas District Championship by

winning the last match of the day over Trinity. The teams had split the two

prior head-to-head match ups. Hunter Funk of GT led all scorers

with 1110 points in 9 matches and 2 perfect games. David Ferguson of Trinity collected 705 points to take second individually. Lakeshore (Rockwall) rounded out the top 3; their leading scorer, Mitchell Barker, garnered 310 points.

Two teams competed in the Novice division, where Harvest bested Glad Tidings 5 matches to 2. Austin Lovekamp of Harvest racked up 960 for a 137 point average with 2 perfect games.

Championship Team Results

Place Team W L Pts Avg

1 Glad Tidings 8 1 1890 210

2 Trinity 7 2 1390 154

3 Lakeshore 3 6 305 33

Note: Only Glad Tidings and Trinity are advancing to Regionals.

Championship Individual Results

Rank Team Quizzer Pts Avg QO

1 Glad Tidings Hunter Funk 1110 123 9

2 Trinity David Ferguson 705 78 6

3 Glad Tidings Chelsea Pinkston 575 64 5

4 Lakeshore Mitchell Barker 310 35 0

5T Trinity Jessica Price 275 31 2

5T Trinity Paul Ferguson 275 31 2

7 Glad Tidings Stephen Warne 205 23 0

8 Trinity Chris Pursell 60 7 0

9 Trinity Alex Thibeuax 50 6 0

10T Trinity Bailey Moellering 30 4 0

10T Lakeshore Lillian Wiley 30 3 0

Novice Team Results:

Place Team W L Pts Avg

1 Harvest 5 2 1175 167

2 Glad Tidings 2 5 805 115

Note: Harvest and Glad Tidings are advancing to Regionals.

Novice Individual Results

Rank Team Quizzer Pts Avg QO

1 Harvest Austin Lovekamp 960 137 7

2 Glad Tidings Lura Funk 435 62 4

3 Glad Tidings Tiffanie Birrell 205 30 1

4 Glad Tidings Timothy Birrell 165 24 1

5 Harvest Kaitlyn Glenn 125 18 0

Brief Historical Recap - 4 years; 4 different champions!

Year District Champion City

2009 Glad Tidings Austin

2008 Lakeshore Community Rockwall

2007 The Oaks Fellowship Red Oak

2006 First Assembly San Angelo