WAVERLY BOYS SWEEP US / PB; LADY WOLVERINES FALL, 3-
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | December 14, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Waverly used balanced scoring to sweep Union Springs in IAC boys bowling action, while the Lady Wolverines dropped a 3-1 decision here Tuesday afternoon at the Valley Bowling Center.
Waverly 4, US / PB 0
The Wolverines had five bowlers throw between 535 and 564 in the sweep.
Waverly won the first game 1,030-803, then won narrow decisions of 846-795, and 870-860 for a total-pinfall victory of 2,746 to 2,458.
Sophomore Zach Vanderpool led Waverly with a 564 series, including a 220 in the first game, while junior Ashton Pritchard shot a 561, and freshman Dom Wood had a 550.
Freshman Tristan Campbell added a 536 in the sweep, including a 233 in the first game, while sophomore Trenton Sindoni had a 535, including a 208 in the first game, and junior Landyn Gunderson tacked on a 437 series.
Brandon Young led US / PB with a 553 and Dylan Howell added a 546.
US / PB 3, Waverly 1
Waverly won the first game 905-798, but US / PB rallied to win the next two by scores of 857-799 and 857-763 for a total-pinfall victory of 2,512 to 2,467.
Sophomore Rachel Houseknecht led the Lady Wolverines with a 565 series, including a 220 in the first game, while junior Victoria Houseknecht shot a 516, and junior Shantilly Decker had a 477.
Senior Sage Garrison shot a 466 for Waverly, and freshman Serenity Conklin added a 445.
Colleen Jump led US / PB with a 646 series.
Waverly travels to Lansing Thursday.
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 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.