Bucs’ bowlers hold onto 1st after tie with ‘Dawgs

Grand Haven's varsity boys bowling team held onto first place in the O-K Red Conference thanks to a 15-15 tie against rival Grandville.
Tribune Staff
Feb 9, 2012

The Buccaneer boys claimed a 6-4 lead after the two baker games thanks to a 201 in the opening game and a 214 in the second.

Grandville came back to take 9-of-11 points in the regular games.

John Morehouse scored a pair of points for the Bucs with games of 213 and 180, as did Justin White, who rolled a 193 and a 233.

Zach Gargano earned a point with his 189 game, while Nate Hix bowled a 209 and a 169, but did not earn a point.
In the girls’ competition, the Bucs came up short against the Bulldogs, 25-5.

Grand Haven won the opening baker game with a 165, but fell short in the second, rolling a 126.

The lone match play point came from Claudia Melton, who rolled a 151 game to beat Grandville’s Kasey Eaton, one of the league’s top bowlers. Gina Hartwell bowled a 133 and a 135, while Lindsey Bronold added a 135 and a 141.

SL FALLS TO FREMONT

Spring Lake’s boys bowling team came up short against Fremont on Wednesday, 27.5-2.5, while the Lakers’ girls lost to the Packers, 23-7.

In the boys’ competition, the Lakers earned points thanks to a 152 game from C.I. Anderson and a 135 game from T.J. Kriger. Seth Kriger added a half a point thanks to his 169 game.

Spring Lake was shut out in the two baker games.

The Lakers’ girls, on the other hand, won the second baker game, 118-110, and also took the overall baker total, 241-238. That gave Spring Lake a 6-4 lead heading into match play, where Fremont proceeded to win 19 of the 20 possible points.

The Lakers’ lone match play point came thanks to a 149 game by Elinor Adams.

Post a Comment

Log in to your account to post comments here and on other stories, galleries and polls. Share your thoughts and reply to comments posted by others. Don't have an account on GrandHavenTribune.com? Create a new account today to get started.