Archive for Bowling Feature
Mar
1

State Tourney: Wayne’s House Proves Tough For Area Girls

Lights, action, at the state bowling tournament…It’s the biggest high school bowling tournament of the year, but what you don’t know about the state tournament is…it might be the best atmosphere of any of the OHSAA tournaments.

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Feb
21

Versailles To State; Loramie Makes Redskins’ History

Versailles’ boys and girls bowling teams took different paths to qualify for the state tournament. As for Fort Loramie junior Elena Bulcher (pictured), she blazed her own trail as district champ.

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Feb
9

The Official “Unofficial” Champs Of The MAC…In Bowling

Champions Smile…St. Henry’s boys bowling team captured league honors, if not an official title, in the first ‘annual’ conference bowling tournament to determine a champion. But Saturday’s crown came with an asterisk, as you’ll read about in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Feb
2

Not To Be Redundant: But What 290 Looks Like….

McBo’s bowling alley was already full, but when word got out Saturday morning that Versailles bowler Jay Mumaw was doing something special, everyone (it seemed) gathered to watch.

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Jan
26

Bowling Works For Jay Mumaw….

The smallest kid on his high school team, and perhaps the entire Western Ohio High School Bowling Conference, Versailles’ Jay Mumaw has used technique, and mind over matter to make bowling his sport of choice, and success. An Interesting profile in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Jan
11

Strike-A-Thon…Troy Tops Sidney In GWOC Bowling

It rained strikes at Sidney’s Bel-Mar Lanes Thursday as Troy topped Sidney in GWOC bowling…and as Troy’s Preston Gambrell took individual high honors for the day with a 275. Read more in our latest bowling post, today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
29

One-Hand, Two-Hand…Whatever It Takes

The most talked-about evolution in bowling is not the color of the ball, or the style of shoes and shirts. No, it’s whether you bowl with one hand, or two (like Derek Seifring, above). And those who have made the switch to two-hand bowling say it’s just right for them. Read the latest Press Pros bowling feature.

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Dec
15

Jones’ Has ‘Big’ Day, But Coldwater Takes Top Team

Coby’s ‘Big’ Day…Parkway’s Coby Jones captured individual honors with a season-high 241, but Coldwater took top team in WOHSBC bowling Saturday in Minster. Read our weekly report in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Dec
8

Brother Act Lifts New Bremen Bowling….

Brothers Nick and Spencer Alig (above) combined for a 463 and 450 series, respectively, to pace New Bremen in Saturday league action in Union City. Bowling is packing the house this winter in community establishments like Union City’s Woodcrest Lanes. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
24

Coldwater Takes Saturday MAC ‘Quad’ Meet In Bowling

Packed on a Saturday morning…You wouldn’t guess it, given the popularity of the current state football tournament, but they’re packing places like Pla-Mor Lanes in Coldwater (above) to see area high school teams tune up for another, different state title come spring. Read more in the latest Press Pros post on bowling.

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Nov
13

High School Bowling: A Passion For Pins…..

Versailles’ Jay Mumaw (above), and others, bear watching, and you may be surprised to see regular coverage of high school bowling on Press Pros this winter. But you’d be more surprised to go see for yourself…just how good “the next level of athlete” really is. A preview of what’s to come in today’s Press Pros.

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