2009 USBC

The 2009 USBC will NOT be held at next years SCAA Show. Instead it will be held in Portland as a separate event. Here’s the information from the SCAA site.

2009 USBC
The 2009 USBC will be held March 5 – 8, 2009 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. (The SCAA will be hosting the 2009 World Barista Championship at SCAA’s 21st Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, April 16-19, 2009.)

For any additional questions or concerns regarding the USBC please contact Michelle Campbell by phone at: (562) 624-4187 or by email at: mcampbell@scaa.org.

Here’s the 2008 ranking order with scores. No longer relevant, but it’s a good read!

2008 UNITED STATES BARISTA CHAMPIONSHIP
RANKING ORDER

CHAMPION Kyle Glanville Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 803.00
*Second* Pete Licata PT’s Coffee Roasting Company Overland Park, KS *793.00*
*Third* Heather Perry Coffee Klatch San Dimas, CA *793.00*
Fourth Chris Baca Ritual Coffee Roasters San Francisco, CA 773.50
Fifth Nick Griffith Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 772.00
Sixth Drew Cattlin Ritual Coffee Roasters San Francisco, CA 762.50
*TIE* When a tie occurs the USBC will break the tie by counting how many “6’s” and “5’s” each competitor
received from the judges. The competitor with the most top scores will win and break the tie.

SEMI-FINALS:
RANKING NAME COMPANY CITY, STATE SCORE
First Chris Baca Ritual Coffee Roasters San Francisco, CA 767.50
Second Kyle Glanville Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 763.00
Third Drew Cattlin Ritual Coffee Roasters San Francisco, CA 751.00
Fourth Heather Perry Coffee Klatch San Dimas, CA 706.00
Fifth Nick Griffith Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 705.00
Sixth Pete Licata PT’s Coffee Roasting Company Overland Park, KS 689.50
Seventh Amber Sather Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Brooklyn, NY 683.00
Eighth Mike Phillips Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Chicago, IL 682.50
Ninth Danielle Glasky Octane Coffee Atlanta, GA 669.50
Tenth Justin Tiesl Alterra Coffee Milwaukee, WI 667.50
Eleventh Ryan Wilbur Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 667.00
Twelfth Alex McCracken Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Co. St. Louis, MO 662.00
Thirteenth Billy Wilson The Albina Press Portland, OR 660.50
Fourteenth Phuong Tran Lava Java Ridgefield, WA 659.50
Fifteenth Devin Pedde Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 647.00
Sixteenth Chris Deferio Carriage House Café Ithaca, NY 640.00
Seventeenth Scott Lucey Alterra Coffee Milwaukee, WI 636.50
Eighteenth Natasha Lebedev Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Co. Seattle, WA 608.50
Nineteenth Lemuel Buttler Counter Culture Coffee Durham, NC 595.50
Twentieth Belle Battista Aldo Coffee Company Pittsburgh, PA 573.50
Twenty-first Mike Marquard Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Co. St. Louis, MO 560.00
Twenty-second Clint Newlan The Roasterie, inc. Kansas City, MO 552.50
Twenty-third Patrick Adam Pierce Caffe Medici Austin, TX 532.00
Twenty-fourth Brett Walker Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea co. Seattle, WA 507.50
Twenty-fifth Jason Calhoon (Independent) Tucson, AZ 491.50

ROUND ONE:
RANKING NAME COMPANY CITY, STATE SCORE
First Drew Cattlin Ritual Coffee Roasters San Francisco, CA 734.00
Second Heather Perry Coffee Klatch San Dimas, CA 730.00
Third Nick Griffith Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 704.00
Fourth Chris Deferio Carriage House Café Ithaca, NY 696.50
Fifth Kyle Glanville Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 690.00
Sixth Natasha Lebedev Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Co. Seattle, WA 668.00
Seventh Ryan Wilbur Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 662.50
Eighth Devin Pedde Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Los Angeles, CA 630.50
Ninth Justin Teisl Alterra Coffee Milwaukee, WI 626.00
Tenth Danielle Glasky Octane Coffee Atlanta, GA 618.50
Eleventh Phuong Tran Lava Java Ridgefield, WA 617.50
Twelfth Alex McCracken Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Co. St. Louis, MO 609.50
Thirteenth Clint Newlan The Roasterie, inc. St, Louis, MO 603.00
Fourteenth Mike Marquard Kaldi’s Coffee Roasting Co. St. Louis, MO 598.00
Fifteenth Brett Walker Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Co. Seattle, WA 592.50
Sixteenth Scott Lucy Alterra Coffee Milwaukee, WI 584.00
Seventeenth Adam Palmer Paradise Roasters Ramsey, MN 581.00
Eighteenth Chris J. Berola LatteLand Espresso & Tea Kansas City, MO 580.50
Nineteenth Talya Strader Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Chicago, IL 580.00
*Twentieth* Charles Babinski Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Chicago, IL *577.50*
*Twenty-first* Lindsey Elliott Zoka Coffee Roaster & Tea Co. Seattle, WA *577.50*
Twenty-second Trevor Corbett MadCap Coffee Co. Grand Rapids, MI 570.00
Twenty-third Peter Middlecamp Black Sheep Coffee Café St. Paul, MN 563.50
Twenty-fourth Clancy Rose Cuvee Coffee Roasting Co. Spring, TX 554.50
Twenty-fifth Ryan Knapp MadCap Coffee Co. Grand Rapids, MI 550.50
Twenty-sixth Robin Seitz PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. Topeka, KS 549.50
Twenty-seventh Alexandra Switzer Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea Chicago, IL 544.50
Twenty-eighth Ben Helfen Octane Coffee Atlanta, GA 539.00
Twenty-ninth Bronwen Serna Hines Public Market Coffee Seattle, WA 537.00
Thirtieth Dave Schwalbach Alterra Coffee Milwaukee, WI 535.50
Thirty-first Jeremy Sterner (Independent) Annapolis, MD 529.00
Thirty-second Andrew Milstead Kapplin’s Coffee St. Paul, MN 528.50
Thirty-third Nolad Dutton Conscious Coffees Boulder, CO 527.00
Thirty-fourth Orme Kellett Lava Java Ridgefield, WA 519.50
Thirty-fifth Chris DeMarse Alliance World Coffee Gas City, IN 517.00
Thirty-sixth Les Stoneham La Terza Coffee Cincinnati, Oh 509.50
Thirty-seventh John Casamassa Aldo Coffee Co. Mt. Lebanon, PA 504.00
Thirty-eighth Caitlin Corcoran LatteLand and Espresso & Tea Kansas City, MO 491.00
Thirty-nine Sonja Schutte Aldo Coffee Co. Pittsburgh, PA 460.50
Forty Jay Caragay Spro Coffee Towson, MD 455.00
Forty-one Samantha Penix Gorilla Coffee Brooklyn, NY 438.50
Forty-two Chris Ganger Ithaca Coffee Co. Ithaca, NT 436.00
Forty-three Ryan Palmer Caffe Pronto Annapolis, MD 413.50
Forty-four Courtney Robinson Terza Coffee Cincinnati, OH 408.00
Forty-five Lance Nichols Gimme! Coffee Ithaca, NY 385.00
Forty-six Lita Lopez Groundwork Coffee Co. Los Angeles, CA 367.50
Forty-seven Peter Droste Hotel Delmano Brooklyn, NY 363.50
Forty-eight Ashlind McAshan (Independent) Winter Haven, FL 281.50
**DISQUALIFIED** Katie Duris Murky Coffee Arlington, VA **515.00**
**DISQUALIFIED** J. David Sapp Chaos Roasters Charleston, SC **340.50**
*TIE* When a tie occurs the USBC will break the tie by counting how many “6’s” and “5’s” each competitor
received from the judges.

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~ by The Espresso Lounge on August 4, 2008.

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