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Sherry Bryant Wins 2012 Speed Contest

August 11, 2012

Sherry Bryant Wins 2012 Speed Contest

Sherry Bryant, Harrisburg, Pa. won the 2012 Speed Contest. Melanie Humphrey-Sonntag, RDR, CRR, of Wheaton, Il., earned second place and Douglas J. Zweizig, RDR, CRR, Philadelphia, PA., earned third place in the Speed Contest.

Contestants write and transcribe three five-minute legs—220 Literary, 230 Legal Opinion, and 280 Testimony—and qualify for each with an accuracy score of 95% or better. The best combined score wins the championship.

Speed Contest - Overall

1. Sherry J. Bryant 23 99.380%
2. Melanie L. Humphrey-Sonntag 28 99.233%
3. Douglas J. Zweizig 31 99.184%
4. Donna M. Urlaub 34 99.053%
5. Jo Ann Bryce 41 98.838%
6. John Wissenbach 58 98.490%
7. Dee Boenau 71 98.070%
8. Sara Watt 81 97.753%
9. Kathy A. Cortopassi 95 97.377%
10. Debra A. Dibble 111 96.967%
11. Ronald L. Cook 121 96.758%

Literary

1. Donna M. Urlaub 2 99.818%
2. John Wissenbach 4 99.636%
2. Douglas J. Zweizig 4 99.636%
2. Sherry J. Bryant 4 99.636%
3. Dee Boenau 5 99.545%
4. Louise M. Becker 8 99.273%
5. Melanie L. Humphrey-Sonntag 9 99.182%
6. Darlene D. Fuller 10 99.091%
7. Kathy A. Cortopassi 11 99.000%
7. Ronald L. Cook 11 99.000%
8. Sara Watt 14 98.727%
9. Jo Ann Bryce 15 98.636%
10. Debra A. Dibble 17 98.455%
11. Lea A. Lumpkin 18 98.364%
12. Joyce Z. Casey 20 98.182%
13. Rich Germosen 25 97.727%
14. Lillian M. Freiler 27 97.545%
15. Janice Plomp 32 97.091%
16. Naren Jansen 50 95.455%

Legal Opinion

1. Melanie L. Humphrey-Sonntag 8 99.304%
2. Sherry J. Bryant 9 99.217%
3. Douglas J. Zweizig 10 99.130%
4. Jo Ann Bryce 17 98.522%
5. John Wissenbach 20 98.261%
6. Donna M. Urlaub 24 97.913%
7. Amanda L. Maze 34 97.043%
8. Dee Boenau 40 96.522%
9. Sara Watt 44 96.174%
10. Debra A. Dibble 54 95.304%
11. Maureen McCarthy 56 95.130%
11. Kathy A. Cortopassi 56 95.130%
11. Ronald L. Cook 56 95.130%

Q&A

1. 1. Donna M. Urlaub 8 99.429%
2. Jo Ann Bryce 9 99.357%
3. Sherry J. Bryant 10 99.286%
4. Melanie L. Humphrey-Sonntag 11 99.214%
5. Darlene D. Fuller 17 98.786%
5. Douglas J. Zweizig 17 98.786%
6. Joyce Z. Casey 23 98.357%
6. Lea A. Lumpkin 23 98.357%
6. Sara Watt 23 98.357%
7. Dee Boenau 26 98.143%
8. Kathy A. Cortopassi 28 98.000%
9. Rich Germosen 30 97.857%
10. Naren Jansen 33 97.643%
11. John Wissenbach 34 97.571%
12. Debra A. Dibble 40 97.143%
13. Amanda L. Maze 45 96.786%
14. Maureen McCarthy 52 96.286%
14. Lillian M. Freiler 52 96.286%
15. Shannon Taylor-Scott 53 96.214%
16. Ronald L. Cook 54 96.143%
17. Kathryn A. Thomas 63 95.500%
18. Allison L. Kimmel 66 95.286%