PRITCHARD, JOHNSON LEAD WAVERLY IN 3-1 WIN OVER NEWARK VALLEY
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 19, 2023
NEWARK VALLEY — Senior Ashton Pritchard, and freshman Derek Johnson
paced Waverly in a 3-1 win over Newark Valley here Thursday afternoon in
IAC Large School boys bowling action at Cardinal Lanes.
The Cardinals won the first game 965-900, but the Wolverines bounced back to win the next two games, 1,006-997, and 1,064-944, for a total-pinfall victory of 2,970 to 2,906
Pritchard banged out games of 197, 204, and 277 for a 678 series, and Johnson rolled a 617 on games of 199, 248, and 170.
Senior Zach Vanderpool shot a 559 series, while junior Carter Hayes had a 544, freshman Tristan Campbell had a 540, and junior Trenton Sindoni tacked on a 443.
John Fiacco led Newark Valley with a 692 series, ,and Tony Bukowski added a 591.
The Wolverines improve to 48-4 on the season.
Waverly returns to action Jan. 27 at Watkins Glen.
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).