VANDERPOOL PACES WAVERLY IN SEASON-OPENING SWEEP OF NOTRE DAME
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | November 30, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
SOUTHPORT — Junior Zach Vanderpool banged out a 794 series to lead
Waverly to a sweep of Notre Dame here Tuesday afternoon in IAC Large
School boys bowling action at Dixie Lanes.
The Wolverines opened the series with a 965-740 win, then followed it up with wins of 919-721 and 969-767 for a total-pinfall victory of 2,853 to 2,228.
Vanderpool knocked out games of 279, 226, and 289 for his match-high series, while junior Ashton Pritchard shot a 539, including a 199, and sophomore Trenton Sindoni shot a 510.
Senior Cody Blackwell had a 486 for Waverly, while freshman Dom Wood added a 477, and junior Ethan Roberts tacked on a 453, including a 200.
Bowling in reserve for Waverly, 8th-graders Derek Johnson and Tristan Campbell shot 501 and 489, respectively.
Connor Ryan led Notre Dame with a 558 series, and Ashton Colonio added a 488.
Waverly returns to action Thursday when it hosts Newark Valley.
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 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.