2001 Minnesota District Finals March 2001

by Donald Jones

Minnesota State SBQ Finals were held on Saturday March 3, 2001 at North Central University in Minneapolis.

First Place went to the team from Pine City, Minnesota with 5 wins and zero losses. This was the first state title for Pine City. Congratulations Pine City. Second Place went to the team from Bethel Assembly in Minneapolis with a record of 4 wins and one loss. Bethel has competed in Regionals and National finals before, but it has been since 1984 -- a long stretch. Welcome back Bethel.

The top three individual quizzers were:

1. Bobbie DeGray (Pine City) 530

2. Kari Van Gorp (Our Father's House) 490

3. Laura Jones (Bethel) 390