2008 North Central Region

May 2008

by Donald Jones

The 2008 North Central Regional Finals were held May 16 & 17 at Park Assembly of God in St. Louis Park, MN. Fourteen teams competed in the championship division, and three teams in the Novice (Invitational) division. Wildcard invite Oshkosh, WI made the most of their opportunity to tie Portage, WI in the Round Robin, and then win a playoff quiz by 145-140 to take first place. Here are the full results.

Championship Division

# Team Church W\L Total AVG

**1 Oshkosh, WI New Life Comm. Church 11/2 2060 158.5

**2 Portage, WI Crosspoint A/G 11/2 2630 202.3

*3 Chariton, IA Truth A/G 10/3 1560 120.0

*4 Corydon, IA Corydon A/G 10/3 2565 197.3

5 Grand Island, NE Northridge A/G 9/4 2195 168.9

**6 Menominee, MI Lakeside A/G 8/5 1755 135.0

**7 Racine, WI Racine A/G 8/5 1855 142.7

8 Sioux Falls, SD First A/G 7/6 1580 121.5

9 Ames, IA First A/G 6/7 1130 86.0

*10 Omaha, NE Glad Tiings A/G 4/9 1090 83.9

*11 Moberly, MO First A/G 4/9 825 63.5

12 Lawson, MO Lawson A/G 2/11 690 53.1

13 Albert Lea, MN Albert Lea A/G 1/12 1145 88.1

14 Pine City, MN Living Hope Christ. Ctr.0/13 265 20.4

* Determined by Head to Head in Round Robin Play

** Determined by Playoff

Oshkosh defeats Portage 145-140 is a playoff for first place.

Chariton is awarded third place based on head to head victory over Corydon 120-110.

Menominee defeats Racine 170-155 is a playoff for sixth place.

Omaha is awarded tenth place based on head to head victory over Moberly 160-60.

Top Individual Quizzers

# Quizzer Team Total AVG

1 Jonathan Plank Chariton, IA 1455 111.9

2 Josh Turner Portage, WI 1385 106.5

3 Billy Branham Menominee, MI 1360 104.6

4 Nat Hovongratana Corydon, IA 1310 100.8

5 Steve Derenge Sioux Falls, SD 1160 89.2

6 Aaron Beye Grand Island,NE 1140 87.7

7 Devon Colegrove Corydon, IA 1060 81.5

8 Alex Daniels Racine, WI 965 74.2

9 Charity Wipplinger Albert Lea, MN 955 73.5

10 Andric Hofrichter Grand Island, NE 775 59.6

11 Daniel Kober Oshkosh, WI 740 56.9

12 Ross Toeller Racine, WI 695 53.5

13 Alex Firari Portage, WI 690 53.1

14 David Kober Oshkosh, WI 660 50.8

15 Jordan Henson Lawson, MO 635 48.9

16 Gabe Warren Moberly, MO 610 46.9

17 Tiffani Pilcher Ames, IA 575 44.2

18 Denver Rogers Omaha, NE 545 41.9

19 Caleb Turnage Oshkosh, WI 525 40.4

20 Nichole Allen Ames, IA 515 39.6

21 Naomi Turner Portage, WI 445 34.2

22 Anthony Green Omaha, NE 390 30.0

23 Hannah Swanson Grand Island, NE 240 18.5

24 Heidee Kolenda Menominee, MI 235 18.1

25 Donovan Colegrove Corydon, IA 200 15.4

25 Shelby Schoon Sioux Falls, SD 200 15.4

26 Rebecca DeGray Pine City, MN 195 15.0

27 H. David Kolenda Menominee, MI 175 13.5

28 Nathan Dahlin Racine, WI 165 12.7

29 John DenHartog Omaha, NE 160 12.3

30 Nathan Kober Oshkosh, WI 145 11.2

In the Novice Division

# Team Church W\L Total AVG

1 Portage, WI Crosspoint A/G 8\4 895 74.58

1 Green Bay, WI Central A/G 8\4 660 55.00

2 Grinnell, IA First A/G 2\10 595 49.58

Novice Individuals

# Quizzer Team Total AVG

1 Jennifer Maki Grinnell, IA 490 40.83

2 Tyler Roesler Portage, WI 460 38.33

3 Ben Hazard Portage, WI 435 36.25

4 Kayla Parham Green Bay, WI 275 22.92

5 Rachel Luedtke Green Bay, WI 130 10.83

6 Emmie Arroyo Green Bay, WI 100 8.33

7 Crissy Fagan Green Bay, WI 90 7.50

8 Jacob Schwerling Grinnell, IA 85 7.08

9 Bethany Huhtala Green Bay, WI 50 4.17

10 Samuel Shedlock Grinnell, IA 20 1.67

11 Bekah Catalano Green Bay, WI 15 1.25