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Central Mennonite Wins Second Bible Quiz Meet




The Sunday, Jan. 13, Bible Quiz meet featured mixed teams drawn from the hat. The championship match was won by “Gentle Hearts” with, front row from left: Kayla Wyse, Pettisville Missionary; Aaron Miller, Central; Violet Thomas, North Clinton; Grace Sheldon, Eastland Baptist; Isaac Norr, Pettisville Missionary; and Elijah Delgado, King’s Cross. Second was “Kings”: Stephen Delgado, King’s Cross; Kate Nofziger, Central; Grace Armstrong, North Clinton; Raina Garza, Stryker Baptist; Levi Myers, Tedrow; and Kelsey Bennett, Pettisville Missionary.– courtesy photo

The Sunday, Jan. 13, Bible Quiz meet featured mixed teams drawn from the hat. The championship match was won by “Gentle Hearts” with, front row from left: Kayla Wyse, Pettisville Missionary; Aaron Miller, Central; Violet Thomas, North Clinton; Grace Sheldon, Eastland Baptist; Isaac Norr, Pettisville Missionary; and Elijah Delgado, King’s Cross. Second was “Kings”: Stephen Delgado, King’s Cross; Kate Nofziger, Central; Grace Armstrong, North Clinton; Raina Garza, Stryker Baptist; Levi Myers, Tedrow; and Kelsey Bennett, Pettisville Missionary.– courtesy photo

The area’s 11 Bible Quiz teams quizzed off over Matthew 9-12, Sunday, Jan. 13, at North Clinton, Wauseon.

To encourage new friendships, quizzers pulled team names out of hats and formed mixed teams to quiz off in a single-elimination tournament, when “Gentle Hearts” won the final match.

In the season matches, “Wave Walkers,” Eastland Baptist, Bryan (7-0) and “Fierce Babies,” Central Mennonite (6-0) won all their matches, and currently lead the area, and will quiz each other at the next quiz meet, Sunday, Jan. 27, at Central.

In third place is “Huioi,” King’s Cross, Defiance (5-1), who will also quiz Central at the next meet.

The teams are well balanced, as five other teams are within one match of each other for fourth.

In only the first third of the season, every team has won at least one match.

Eleven quizzers quizzed out in all their matches Sunday, which included two rookies, Levi Baus and Kendall Wyse. Rounding out the 11 were Ian Armstrong, Justice Beck, Levi Myers, Kate Nofziger, William Nofziger, Grace Sheldon, Lydia Sheldon, Trinity Snider and Anna Thomas.


“Fierce Babies,” Central Mennonite, topped all scores at the Sunday, Jan. 13, Bible quiz meet with an average of 133 points. Front row, from left: Justice Beck, Isabella Ruiz, Aaron Miller, Jeremiah Rodriguez, Lucia Rodriguez, Kate Nofziger. Second row: Finishing second with 131 points was “Wave Walkers,” Eastland Baptist: Faith Sheldon, Jaelyn Hall, Trinity Snider, Grace Sheldon, Lydia Sheldon. Third row: Averaging 122 was “Herd of Pigs,” North Clinton: Violet Thomas, Anna Thomas, Sophia Degier, Hanna Johnson Kendall Wyse. Fourth row: Fourth, with 115, was “Huioi,” King’s Cross: William Nofziger, Elijah Delgado, Levi Baus, Brayden Tilley. They’re displaying their healthy fourth-place consolation prize, a head of cabbage!– courtesy photo

“Fierce Babies,” Central Mennonite, topped all scores at the Sunday, Jan. 13, Bible quiz meet with an average of 133 points. Front row, from left: Justice Beck, Isabella Ruiz, Aaron Miller, Jeremiah Rodriguez, Lucia Rodriguez, Kate Nofziger. Second row: Finishing second with 131 points was “Wave Walkers,” Eastland Baptist: Faith Sheldon, Jaelyn Hall, Trinity Snider, Grace Sheldon, Lydia Sheldon. Third row: Averaging 122 was “Herd of Pigs,” North Clinton: Violet Thomas, Anna Thomas, Sophia Degier, Hanna Johnson Kendall Wyse. Fourth row: Fourth, with 115, was “Huioi,” King’s Cross: William Nofziger, Elijah Delgado, Levi Baus, Brayden Tilley. They’re displaying their healthy fourth-place consolation prize, a head of cabbage!– courtesy photo

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