WAVERLY SWEEPS SHORT-HANDED LANSING
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 20, 2022 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Junior Victoria Houseknecht led Waverly to a sweep of
short-handed Lansing here Thursday afternoon in IAC Large School girls
bowling action at the Valley Bowling Center.
The Lady Wolverines had a total=pinfall of 2,518, while Lansing, which had just three bowlers, tallied 1,178.
Victoria Houseknecht led Waverly with a 578 series, including a 258 in the second game, while sophomore Rachel Houseknecht shot a 539, and junior Shantilly Decker had a 509.
Freshman Serenity Conklin added a 464 series in the sweep, and senior Sage Garrison had a 416.
Kara Armstrong led Lansing with a 471 series.
Waverly returns to action Feb. 1 at Thomas A. Edison.
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).