WAVERLY SWEEPS PREVIOUSLY-UNBEATEN O-M
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 20, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Sophomore Victoria Houseknecht rolled a 634 series to lead
Waverly in a sweep of previously-unbeaten Odessa-Montour Tuesday
afternoon in a virtual IAC girls bowling match.
The Lady Wolverines bowled a 2,483 team series here at the Valley Bowling Center, while the Lady Indians rolled a 1,991 series at Harborside Lanes in Watkins Glen.
Waverly won the first game 765-612, then followed it up with wins of 858-668, and 860-711.
Victoria Houseknecht rolled her match-high series on games of 184, 225, and 225.
Freshman Rachel Houseknecht shot a 497 in the sweep, while sophomore Shantilly Decker had a 465, junior Sage Garrison had a 446, senior Haley Kittle added a 425, and 8th-grader Serenity Clark tacked on a 375.
Jana Arias led O-M with a 466.
Waverly, now 12-0, returns to action Thursday against Notre Dame in another virtual match.
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.