The Division I district bowling match Feb. 22 at HP Lanes proved to be fertile floor for a few of central Ohio’s current favorites.
On the women facet, defending state champion Gahanna Lincoln and two different groups that certified for state final season, Delaware Hayes and Olentangy, moved on to this yr’s occasion March 5 at Wayne Webb’s Columbus Bowl.
The boys match additionally had a well-recognized really feel, as Olentangy Liberty junior Carter Avenue defended his particular person championship to advance to state March 6 at Wayne Webb’s.
“This was a type of issues the place they really received as a staff,” Gahanna women coach Yvonne Quiero stated.
The Lions rolled a 3,938 to simply prime the 16-team area as Jonathan Alder (3,691), Delaware (3,414) and Olentangy (3,411) additionally superior to state. Large Walnut was in competition for a lot of the day earlier than settling for fifth (3,346).
Delaware junior Hannah Halstead earned medalist honors with a 675 three-game collection.
“I obtained a 246 (opening recreation) and I feel (675 is) my finest rating general by collection,” Halstead stated. “I had my teammates there to assist me out.”
The person women qualifiers have been Marysville’s Madison Strouse (second, 643), Pickerington Central’s Jaycie Arnet (seventh, 575) and Hamilton Township’s Emma Peruzzi (fifth, 595) and Emily Welch (ninth, 561).
Lindzi Oakman led Gahanna with a 613 to put third, and Tori Richardson (fourth, 604), Lilu Smith (sixth, 583) and Addison Watson (eighth, 570) additionally made the highest 10.
Phoebe Anderson led Olentangy with a Sixteenth-place end (533).
“They put their nostril to the grindstone a bit bit,” Braves coach Jim Brehm stated.
Marion Harding received the boys district title with a 4,195, with Hilliard Bradley (4,169) and Olentangy Orange (3,952) additionally advancing.
Bradley is the primary program from the Hilliard faculty district to advance to state.
“I solely bowled 9 frames on the sectional as a result of I used to be sick, however I attempted to remain locked in and had three fairly good video games,” Bradley’s Joe Dwyer stated. “We’ve by no means even come shut (to qualifying for state earlier than) so it’s actually good for us.”
Dwyer rolled a 717 to complete as runner-up to Avenue, who opened with a 288 and completed with a 782.
Pickerington North completed fourth (3,913), Gahanna was sixth (3,885) and Liberty was seventh (3,782).
The opposite state particular person qualifiers have been Teays Valley’s Russell Orris (fourth, 663) and Jonathan Alder’s Nathan Clark (fifth, 652).
“I simply took the data I obtained from the sectional, had a recreation plan and threw it properly,” Avenue stated.
Jake Burre led Orange with a sixth-place end (651).
Others making the highest 10 included Pickerington North’s Ethan Yurko (seventh, 641), Gahanna’s Jaxson Lealand (tied for eighth, 632) and Groveport’s John Maynard (tenth, 628).
“It’s been 2013 since our final time qualifying (for) state (as a staff), so it feels actually good,” Burre stated. “We simply bowled very well. Luck was undoubtedly on our facet.”