2008 Atlanta Open Feb 2008

by Mark Gilmer Results of the 2008 Atlanta Open

The 2008 Atlanta Open was held at Evangel Community Church February 15th & 16th, 2008. It was a very competitive tournament. Questions for both Championship and Novice were written by Jimmy Sedam.

Championship Division

Results after 11 preliminary rounds were as follows:

Team W-L Points

1. First A/G, Lexington, KY #1 10-1 2680

2. First A/G, Montgomery, AL 9-2 1305

3. Harvest Time A/G, Brunswick, OH 8-3 1605

4. Evangel Community Church, Snellville, GA #1 8-3 1225

5. Calvary A/G, Dunwoody, GA 7-4 1745

6. First A/G, Lexington, KY #2 5-6 1065

7. First A/G, Lexington, KY #3 5-6 535

8. First A/G, Lexington, KY #4 3-8 600

9. Raleigh A/G, Raleigh, NC 3-8 530

10. Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, SC 3-8 150

11. Evangel Community Church, Snellville, GA #2 3-8 100

12. Covenant Church of God, Inverness, FL 2-9 310

Teams were broken into two divisions and round-robin play occurred in each division. Trophies were given to the top three teams in Division I and to the top two teams in Division II. Individual trophies were given based on total points for both days. Here are the results:

Division I

Team W-L Points

1. Harvest Time A/G, Brunswick, OH* 4-1 700

2. First A/G, Lexington, KY #1* 4-1 1100

3. Calvary A/G, Dunwoody, GA ** 3-2 785

4. Evangel Community Church, Snellville, GA #1 3-2 485

5. First A/G, Montgomery, AL 1-4 600

6. First A/G, Lexington, KY #2 0-5 390

*Brunswick defeated Lexington #1 in a playoff 105-75.

**Dunwoody defeated Snellville #1 in a playoff 175-10.

Top Individuals Team Points

1. Lucas Cox Lexington #1 1990

2. James Lex Dunwoody 1575

3. Gabrielle Richmeier Snellville #1 1345

4. Lisa Everett Brunswick 1260

5. Hudson Kelley Montgomery 1215

6. Rebekah Kelly Lexington #1 990

7. Nathaniel Winckler Lexington #2 985

8. Yoki Belay Dunwoody 955

9. Elaine Walker Lexington #1 805

10. Katie Randolph Brunswick 710

Division II

Team W-L Points

1. Evangel Community Church, Snellville, GA #2 5-0 390

2. Raleigh A/G, Raleigh, NC 4-1 480

3. Pleasant Grove Baptist Church,SC 2-3 180

4. First A/G, Lexington, KY #3 2-3 400

5. First A/G, Lexington, KY #4 1-4 220

6. Covenant Church of God, Inverness, FL 1-4 30

Top Individuals Team Points

1. Jonathan Sevy Lexington #4 685

2. Rachel Dockery Raleigh 585

3. David Smith Lexington #3 445

4. Ceiran Beasley Snellville #2 320

5. Megan Welshans Inverness 290

6. Jeremy Taylor Raleigh 285

7. Isaac Durham Lexington #3 280

8. Keenan Gambrell Fountain Inn, SC 170

Novice Division teams quizzed a double round-robin over the two-day tournament. Trophies were awarded to the top three teams and to the top 11 individuals. Here are the results:

Team W-L Points

1. First A/G, Lexington, KY #1 13-1 1565

2. First A/G, Lexington, KY #2 11-3 1130

3. First A/G, Frankfort, KY 10-4 1085

4. Calvary A/G, Dunwoody, GA 9-5 960

5. First A/G, Warner Robins, GA 5-8 255

6. Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, SC 3-11 415

7. First A/G, Lexington, KY #3 3-11 285

8. Evangel Community Church, Snellville, GA 2-12 220

Top Individuals Team Points

1. Kathryn Thompson Lexington #1 855

2. Jeremiah Shawver Frankfort 805

3. Isabella Lex Dunwoody 760

4. Trinity Durham Lexington #1 575

5. Olivia Cox Lexington #2 505

6. Christopher Schaeffer Lexington #2 345

7. Amelia Chassavent Fountain Inn, SC 290

8. Sydney Tuckey Warner Robins 285

9. Christen Smith Lexington #2 280

10. Melissa Webb Frankfort 255

11. Anna Austin Snellville 220