2001 Peninsular Florida District Finals March 2001

by Tim McDaniel

SEVEN-PEAT!

Fort Myers First Assembly of God won the Peninsular Florida District Teen Bible Quiz Finals for the seventh straight year on Saturday, March 24. Fort Myers beat Orlando Faith in a playoff round to claim the top prize.

Fort Myers overcame an opening round loss to Vero Beach by winning their next seven games, including a win over Orlando in the last round of round-robin, followed by two playoff victories.

Fort Myers, Orlando, and Vero Beach advance to the Southeast Regionals near Atlanta.

FINAL STANDINGS

1. Fort Myers First Assembly 5-1*

2. Orlando Faith 5-1*

3. Vero Beach Treasure Coast 5-1*

4. Jacksonville Oceanway 2-3

5. Sebastian Riverside 1-4

6. Pembroke Pines New Life 0-5

*Fort Myers beat Vero Beach in Playoff #1. Fort Myers beat Orlando in Playoff #2. Fort Myers wins first place. Orlando beat Vero Beach in Playoff #3. Orlando wins second place. Vero Beach is third.

Individual Scores (excluding playoffs)

1. Amy Thomas, Fort Myers 635

2. Kyle Williams, Vero Beach 495

3. Chad Crawford, Jacksonville 445

4. Heather Patterson, Orlando 420