By: Tim Birney | | January 15, 2020


LANSING — Freshman Zach Vanderpool banged out a 651 series to lead Waverly in a sweep of Lansing here Wednesday afternoon in IAC Large School Division boys bowling action at Helen Newman Lanes.

The Wolverines won the first game 882-823, then won the next two games 923-867 and 955-799 for a total-pinfall victory of 2,760 to 2,489.

Vanderpool rolled games of 203, 243, and 205 in his match-high series, while freshman Ashton Pritchard shot a 553, and senior Derrick Canfield had a 547.

Junior Matt Mauersberg shot a 475 for Waverly, while sophomore Cody Blackwell added a 468, and junior Richard Stevens tacked on a 458.

Parker Ouellette led the Bobcats with a 567, and Ethan Calupca added a 523.

Waverly returns to action Saturday in the IAC Mid-Season Tournament at the Valley Bowling Center.


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Tim Birney

Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.

Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.

River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.