VANDERPOOL ROLLS LEAGUE-HIGH SERIES IN 4-0 LOSS TO SVEC
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 29, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Waverly sophomore Zach Vanderpool rolled a league-high series,
but SVEC put together the best team series in the IAC to date this
season in a 4-0 win Friday afternoon in boys bowling action.
The Eagles, bowling at the Owego Bowl, won the first game 949-905, then finished it off with wins of 1,077-890, and 1,084-964 for a total-pinfall victory of 3,110 to 2,759.
Vanderpool rolled a 768 series on games of 244, 245, and 279 to pace the Wolverines, who bolted at the Valley Bowling Center.
Senior Matt Mauersberg shot a 499 for Waverly, while junior Cody Blackwell had a 487, sophomore Ethan Roberts had a 473, freshman Thomas Morley added a 470, and 7th-grader Derek Johnson tacked on a 468.
Seventh-grader Tristan Campbell rolled a 493 in reserve for Waverly.
Kody Floyd shot a 745 on games of 234, 255, and 256 to lead SVEC, while Joey Marsh rolled a 654 on games of 211, 214, and 229, and Lucas Heidl added a 593 series, including a 234 high game.
Candor improves to 19-1 on the season, while Waverly falls to 13-7.
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.