Back to 2002 School SCRABBLE® Championships

[Click for 2003 NSSC]

[Tennessee Tourney Logo]

Date:

Saturday, April 6, 2002

Site:

Hickory Ridge Middle School
3920 Ridgeway Road
Memphis, TN

Take I-240 West, to Walnut Grove Exit. Take the TN-385 E/Nonconnah Parkway to exit 16. Merge onto Nonconnah Parkway. Take the Ridgeway Road Exit. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto Ridgeway Road (double right turn lane exit). Ridgeway Road becomes Hickory Hill Ext. Hickory Hill Ext becomes Hickory Hill Road. Turn left onto Winchester Road (Hickory Ridge Mall will be on your right). Turn right onto Ridgeway Road. The School is located at 3920 Ridgeway Road.

Winners:

Click on each photo to see it at its full size.

[Photo of Champions] [Photo of Runners-Up] [Photo of Second Runners-Up]

State Champions
Meigs Magnet BLUE
Nashville
5-0 +267
Alex King (7th grade)
Kori Benion (7th grade)

Runners-Up
Lanier
Memphis
4.5-0.5 +117
LaShena Hicks (7th grade)
Edwina Jones (7th grade)

Second Runners-Up
Evangelical Christian YELLOW
Cordova
4-1, +641
David Thiessen (8th grade)
Lauren Miller (8th grade)

Prizes:

Each contestant receives a SCRABBLE® baseball cap, certificate of participation, Nickelodeon Games & Sports items and a SCRABBLE® game.

In addition, each member of the First Place Team receives $500, each member of the Second Place Team $250, and each member of the Third Place Team $100.

Photo Gallery:

Click on each photo to see it at its full size.

[Player Photo] [Player Photo]
[Player Photo] [Player Photo]

Full Standings:

RANK SCHOOL/TEAM                  WIN-LOSS SPREAD

 1.  Meigs Magnet BLUE                 5-0   +267
 2.  Lanier                        4.5-0.5   +117
 3.  Evangelical Christian YELLOW      4-1   +641
 4.  Bearden/Farragut                  4-1   +461
 5.  Evangelical Christian ORANGE      4-1   +288
 6.  White Station Middle              4-1   +285
 7.  Meigs Magnet GREEN                4-1   +209
 8.  Ellendale RED                     4-1   +117
 9.  Meigs Magnet RED                  4-1    +72
10.  Bartlett Elementary PURPLE        4-1    +18
11.  Bartlett Elementary BLUE      3.5-1.5    -36
12.  Riverview                     3.5-1.5   -165
13.  Evangelical Christian BLUE        3-2   +226
14.  Farragut Middle                   3-2   +202
15.  Evangelical Christian PURPLE      3-2   +167
16.  Sunny Hill                        3-2   +146
17.  Meigs Magnet ORANGE               3-2   +109
18.  Meigs Magnet YELLOW               3-2    +85
19.  Richland BLUE                     3-2    +57
20.  Bearden Middle                    3-2    +24
21.  Evangelical Christian RED         3-2     +7
22.  Ida B. Wells BLUE                 3-2      0
23.  Brookmeade RED                    3-2    -47
24.  Ida B. Wells YELLOW               3-2    -56
25.  Cypress/Kingsbury                 3-2   -102
26.  Brookmeade YELLOW             2.5-2.5    +22
28.  Brookmeade PURPLE             2.5-2.5    -76
29.  Kirby BLUE                    2.5-2.5   -173
30.  Richland RED                      2-3   +213
31.  Ida B. Wells GREEN                2-3   +162
32.  Evangelical Christian GREEN       2-3    +41
33.  Vollentine                        2-3    +33
34.  Bartlett Elementary GREEN         2-3    +29
35.  Vollentine                        2-3    +33
36.  East High                         2-3    -41       
37.  Ida B. Wells RED                  2-3    -55
38.  Ellendale BLUE                    2-3    -60       
39.  Kirby Middle YELLOW               2-3    -80
40.  Vance/LaRose                      2-3    -89
41.  Brookmeade SILVER                 2-3   -105
42.  Bartlett RED                      2-3   -106
43.  Kirby Middle GREEN                2-3   -150
44.  Westhaven                         2-3   -152
45.  Ellendale GREEN                   2-3   -196
46.  Kirby Middle RED                  2-3   -276       
47.  Brookmeade ORANGE                 2-3   -596
48.  Brookmeade BLUE                   1-4    +12
49.  Ida B. Wells/Shannon              1-4    -37       
50.  Bartlett Elementary ORANGE        1-4    -50
51.  Bartlett Elementary YELLOW        1-4    -88
51.  Hickory Ridge RED                 1-4    -88
53.  Ida B. Wells PURPLE               1-4   -261
54.  Brookmeade/Lanier                 1-4   -329
55.  Hickory Ridge BLUE                0-5    -86       

HASBRO is the owner of the registered SCRABBLE® trademark in the United States and Canada. © 2011 HASBRO. All rights reserved. "SCRABBLE® Brand Crossword Game" is the proper way to refer to this unique group of word games and related properties marketed by HASBRO. "SCRABBLE®" is not a generic term. To use it as such is not only misleading but also does injustice to the company responsible for the trademark's longtime popularity. All we ask is that when you mean SCRABBLE® Brand Crossword Game, you say so. 

The SCRABBLE® trademark is owned by J.W. Spear and Sons, PLC, a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. outside of the United States and Canada. 

For more information about SCRABBLE® or the NSA, or to comment on or correct the contents of this page, please e-mail: info@scrabble-assoc.com. 
For information about SCRABBLE® tournaments please visit our partner organization, NASPA. To report technical difficulties in reading this page,  please contact webmaster John Chew at: poslfit@gmail.com