After a month delay, the Jefferson tournament took place online via zoom on February 13th.
12 teams took part in the tournament, including 5 Division I teams, and 7 Division II teams. Each team played a single round robin, with crossover matches on the byes (Cross-over matches did not count toward league standings or individual scores).
In Division I, Kentucky was a perfect 4-0, followed by Indiana at 3-1. Tennessee and Louisville finished tied for 3rd with 2-2 records, but Tennessee was awarded 3rd place based on their head – to – head victory.
In Division II, Louisville went undefeated (6-0) to finish in first place, while Cleveland State finished in 2nd place (5-1), edging out Jefferson (4-2). There were several tight matches on the day, including Cleveland State beating Jefferson 245-240. Other colleges competing included Eastern Kentucky University, Lake Land, and Cumberlands.
Top Scorers were Andrew Kelly (Kentucky) at 111 ppg, Alex Dennis (Jefferson) 87 ppg, Logan Mathis (Lake Land) 82.5 ppg, Charles Farrington (Cleveland State) 70 ppg, Parker Bannister (Louisville B) 69 ppg, Justin Hawkins (Indiana A) 65 ppg, Alex Akridge (Indiana A) 59 ppg, Grace Goff (Louisville B) 52 ppg, William Barnes (Tennessee A) 50 ppg, and Dylan Boone (Louisville A) 43 ppg.
Of note are upcoming big tournaments for KCQRL members including the CCCT (Community College Championship Tournament) on Februrary 27th where Jefferson enters ranked #2 in the county among Community Colleges. And the ICT (Intercollegiate Championship Tournament) on April 12th – Indiana will be competing in Division I, and Kentucky is currently on the waitlist for Division II. Good luck to all KCQRL teams at the national level!!