Bible quiz teams from four different churches had the highest average scores for the day at the Sunday, Feb. 28 meet at West Clinton Mennonite Church.
“Charged,” North Clinton, averaged 129 points in their five wins.
“Sla(y)in Beasts,” Tedrow Mennonite Church, averaged 126 and won four of five.
“Right,” House Church, averaged 122 with five wins, and “Dogs Still Under the Table,” West Clinton, had its best meet of the year, averaging 110 points in six matches.
The area’s top four teams for the season were divided among four area churches.
Taking the season was “Right,” with a record of 21- 2-1. Members are Joe and Josh Richer and Hope and Kate Nofziger.
Taking second place was “Sla(y)in Beasts,” 18-5-1, with Ian Armstrong, Ava Hoylman, Danielle, Megan and Jacob King, Jacob and Levi Myers.
Placing third was “Charged” with quizzer/coach Keri Aeschliman, Chris Foor, Cory Johnson, Anneli Shaw and Anna Thomas.
“The Mob,” Pettisville Missionary, which rejoined this season, went 15-8-1 for fourth.
These top four teams received picture plaques to help remember this fun year of quizzing over Acts, chapters 6-28.
The highest-scoring 25 individuals also received trophies. At least one quizzer from all 13 area teams made it into the “top 25.”
The two top individuals who quizzed out in all 24 matches were Archbold senior Cara Foor and Archbold seventh grader, William Nofziger, who both scored 840 points.
Just one question less and tying for third were Hope Nofziger and Chris Foor, both with 825.
Rounding out the top 25: Joselyn Estrada 810; Keri Aeschliman 805; Kate Nofziger 800; Jacob Myers 785; Isaac Noor 755; Hannah Richer 735; Tessa Waidelich 705; Karlee Reed 695; Justice Beck 685; Joe Richer 680; Lydia Sheldon 655; Belle Clark 650; Aaron King and Levi Myers 635; Conner Johnson 630; Trinity Snider 585; Grace Sheldon and Elizabeth Miller 580; Chelsea McCreery 540; Ian Armstrong 510; and Lucia Rodriquez 505.
A tournament of 12 local teams begins at 2 p.m., Sun- day, March 13, at Central Mennonite Church.
Area teams will participate in a tournament of more than 70 teams at Central Christian High School, Kidron, on Sunday, March 20.