2001 Gulf Regionals

May 6, 2001

by Mark Griffith

The Gulf Regional Finals were held May 4-5. King’s Chapel of Springfield, Missouri finished in first place with no losses, and Richard Fair finished first in individual quizzer competition. Springfield teams swept the top three places, with James River Assembly defeating Central A/G in a playoff for second place. Two teams from First Assembly of Shreveport, Louisiana captued the last two National Finals qualifying spots.

Team Standings

Team, City and State W-L Pts. Avg.

1. King’s Chapel, Springfield MO 8-0 1925 240.6

2. James River A/G, Springfield MO 6-2* 980 122.5

3. Central A/G, Springfield MO 6-2* 785 98.1

4. First A/G #1, Shreveport LA 5-3** 625 78.1

5. First A/G #2, Shreveport LA 5-3** 320 40.0

6. First A/G, Conway AR 3-5 170 21.3

7. First A/G, North Little Rock AR 2-6 45 5.6

8. Raleigh A/G, Memphis TN 1-7 35 4.4

9. First A/G, West Monroe LA 0-8 35 4.4

*James River defeated Central in a playoff for second place.

**Shreveport #1 defeated Shreveport #2 in a playoff for fourth place.

Individual High Scores

1. Richard Fair, Springfield King’s Chapel 1,000

2. Megan Pincombe, Springfield Central 700

3. David Womelsdorf, Springfield James River 600

4. Eric Hernando, Springfield King’s Chapel 565

5. Chris Davis, Springfield King’s Chapel 380

6. Chris Alfred, Shreveport #1 255

7. Andrew Hejtmanek, Shreveport #1 230

8. Andy Wall, Springfield James River 210

9. Daniel Cooper, Springfield James River 200

10. Michael Henix, Shreveport #2 170