Men's Bowling Opens Season at Ohio Bowling Conference #1 Event

Men's Bowling Opens Season at Ohio Bowling Conference #1 Event

COLUMBUS, Ohio - In the first event of the 2021-22 season, the Walsh Cavaliers men's bowling team competed at the 1st Ohio Bowling Conference event on Saturday (Oct. 2) at Palace Lanes in Columbus, Ohio. 

The Varsity team was fifth of 14 teams while the JV team finished 2nd of 11 teams in the running order. The varsity team totaled 6451 total pins for the day with 3684 pins from individual games and 3031 pins in the Baker games. The JV ended the day with 6398 pins overall, with a 3515 individual game total. The Baker games for the JV squad totaled 2883 pins, the highest of all teams in the competition. 

Varsity

In the four individual games, Ryan Hanzak led the Cavaliers with a total of 711 pins (177.75 average) as he finished in 22nd place. Saturday's final team game was the highest of the day (932). Chase Barstow had the highest game of the team, a 256. 

The team totaled 3031 pins in the 16 Baker games, while averaging 189.44 overall. The best Baker game for the team was 247 in the eighth game of the day. 

Junior Varsity

Zachary Eble paced the Cavaliers in the JV standings en route to a All-Tournament Team spot. Eble bowled a 739 total with an average of 184.75, the fifth highest mark of the tournament. Just the like Varsity team, the Cavaliers bowled their best game of the day in game four (919). He had the highest game of the day on the team, a 222. 

In the Baker games, Walsh had 2883 pins knocked down with a best game of 269. The team averaged 180.19 pins per game. 

The Cavaliers will return to the lanes on October 30 and 31st at the AHBA event. 

-WC-