ANOTHER BIG SERIES FROM VANDERPOOL LEADS WAVERLY IN SWEEP OF NEWARK VALLEY
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | December 3, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Junior Zach Vanderpool banged out another big series to lead Waverly to a sweep of Newark Valley here Thursday afternoon in IAC boys bowling action.
The Wolverines, now 8-0, won the first game 1,015-808, and followed it up with victories of 908-803, and 1,006-739 for a total-pinfall win over 2,929 to 2,350.
Vanderpool, who shot a 794 Tuesday, rolled a 784 series on games of 278, 238 and 268 to pace Waverly, while junior Ashton Pritchard shot a 554, including a 255 in the third game, and senior Cody Blackwell had a 531.
Sophomore Trenton Sindoni added a 514 for the Wolverines, while 8th-grader Tristan Campbell added a 509, and 8th-grader Derek Johnson tacked on a 488.
John Fiacco led Newark Valley with a 588 series.
Waverly returns to action Thursday when it hosts Watkins Glen.
IN PHOTO: Waverly's Zach Vanderpool.
About the Author
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 five sites in "The Sports Reports" family that cover 24 school districts in five counties: Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020); Northern Tier West Sports Report (March 15, 2021) Southern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 16, 2021).