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Winners named in 2010 State Bible Drill Finals
BSC Communications
May 20, 2010
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Winners named in 2010 State Bible Drill Finals

Winners named in 2010 State Bible Drill Finals
BSC Communications
May 20, 2010

On Saturday, May 15, 30

middle and high school students competed in the state Bible Drill Finals at

Pleasant Garden Baptist Church in Pleasant Garden, N.C. This year more than 850

students participated in church and associational level drills, with about 575

advancing to state drills. The winners from the six state drills advanced to

the state Bible Drill Finals.

Photo courtesy Walter Stanford

From left: Paul Summerville, Britney Strickland, Deborah Robson, Luke Roberts.

Fifteen students

participated in the Youth Bible Drill competition. Paul Summerville of Salem

Baptist Church, Raleigh Baptist Association, was named the 2010 Youth Bible

Drill winner.

In the high school division,

10 students competed with Britney Strickland, who represented Mt. Airy Baptist

Church, Burnt Swamp Association, and won the High School Bible Drill.

Coming in first in the Youth

Speakers’ Tournament was Luke Roberts of Clarks Chapel Baptist Church, Caldwell

Baptist Association.

Each winner received a

$2,500 college scholarship from the Baptist State Convention.

This scholarship

is made possible by gifts from North Carolina Baptists through the Cooperative

Program.

All three winners will

compete in the June 25 National Bible Drill Finals in Mesquite, Texas.