Mid-Winter Classic Jan 2005

by Don Batty

2005 Mid-Winter Classic

Gruenhagen Conference Center

Oshkosh, WI

January 14-15, 2005

24 teams competed in A-level quizzing at the 2005 Mid-Winter Classic, beginning with 7 rounds of preliminary quizzing. Teams were then divided into four divisions for the final rounds.

DIVISION IA Finals Team Pts. Team Avg.

1. Superior "Red" 5-0 980 196

2. Superior "Blue" 4-1 650 130

3. Eau Claire Evangel 3-2 620 124

4. Marinette 2-3 640 128

5. Fond du Lac 1-4 285 57

6. Edgerton 1 0-5 55 11

DIVISION IB

1. Fox Valley 5-0 450 90

2. Oak Creek 4-1 280 56

3. Portage 2-3 330 66

4. Rockford 2-3 310 62

5. Racine 2-3 260 52

6. Menominee 1-4 100 20

DIVISION I Individuals (Top 15) T. Pts. Avg. # Rds.

1. Logan Newman Superior "Red" 1640 136.7 12

2. Zach Schaalma Eau Claire Evan. 1105 100.4 11

3. Billy Branham Marinette 1065 96.8 11

4. Bethany Laakkonen Superior "Blue" 760 69.1 11

5. Daniel Kober Fox Valley 425 53.1 8

6. Jacob Turnage Fond du Lac 575 52.3 11

7. Spencer Newman Superior "Red" 500 41.7 12

8. James Burke Rockford 465 38.8 12

9. Miranda Haberberg Eau Claire Evan. 415 37.7 11

10. Josh Turner Portage 330 30.0 11

11. Ross Toeller Racine 290 29.0 10

12. Sam McCumber Edgerton 1 310 28.2 11

13. Sara Sharkey Superior "Blue" 255 23.2 11

14. Stephanie Piasecki Oak Creek 240 20.0 12

15. Harmonee Kolenda Menominee 225 18.8 12

DIVISION IIA Finals Team Pts. Team Avg.

1. Augusta 4-1 355 71

2. Plymouth 2 4-1 300 60

3. Superior "Green" 3-2 435 87

4. Sparta 2-3 325 65

5. Columbus 1-4 245 49

6. Brookfield "Salt" 1-4 150 30

DIVISION IIB

1. Waupaca 4-1 125 25

2. Elkhorn 3-2 95 19

3. Brookfield "Truth" 3-2 35 7

4. Plymouth 1 2-3 55 11

5. Brookfield "Light" 2-3 25 5

6. Edgerton 2 1-4 -45 -9

DIVISION II Individuals (Top 10) Total Pt. Avg. # Rds.

1. Chelsy Oswald Sparta 665 60.5 11

2. Breanna Laakkonen Superior "Green" 535 44.6 12

3. Mackenzie Newman Superior "Green" 510 42.5 12

4. Melissa Hazard Augusta 340 30.9 11

5. Emily Hazard Augusta 330 30.0 11

6. Nathan Boeckers Plymouth 2 320 26.7 12

7. Brie Sheard Columbus 225 18.8 12

8. Zach Ehr Plymouth 2 210 17.5 12

9. Felicia Kerntke Plymouth 2 190 15.8 12

10. Krista Erickson Brookfield "Salt" 125 13.9 9

Jason Hummelt Brookfield "Salt" 125 13.9 9

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