Congratulations to Joanne Reitnour, winner of the today’s Greater Schuylkill USBC Youth No Tap tournament. Briar Riegel, Nathan Hartman, and Jacob Gilbert rounded out the top four, and all earned scholarship money. Thank you to all youth bowlers and parents who attended. Our next Youth No-Tap tournament will be held in late January – expect an announcement on the exact date very soon.
Congratulations to the Greater Schuylkill USBC Youth All Star Team for winning the 6th Annual Bowling Center Championship (PJBT Bowling Series). The event took place at Parkway Lanes in Allentown, PA. Brad Brown and Alec Carl represented Pine Lanes, while Taylor Benner, Corey Rinda and Brandon Updike represented Strike Zone Alleys. Each bowler received $200 in scholarship, as well as championship trophy. Both Strike Zone Alleys and Pine Lanes received $250 to go towards their youth programs.
- Alec Carl (136 Average): 221-115-214-235-169-954
- Brad Brown (169 Average): 167-129-180-191-146-813
- Taylor Benner (154 Average): 201-158-124-142-152-777
- Corey Rinda (183 Average): 182-203-163-179-188-885
- Brandon Update (215 Average): 233-221-226-261-215-1156
Semi Finals (vs ABC West)
- Won by 15 total pins
- Alec Carl 187; Brad Brown 196; Taylor Benner 143; Corey Rinda 255; Brandon Updike 233
Final Match (vs Palmyra Lanes)
- Won by 200 total pins
- Alex Carl 210; Brad Brown 166; Taylor Benner 167; Corey Rinda 186; Brandon Updike 210
If you are interested in watching the finals of this event, it is available on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJtDY7181kI
The Greater Schuylkill USBC is inviting all youth members to compete in our no-tap tournament on Sunday, November 26th at Strike Zone Alleys. 1 in 4 participants will receive scholarship prizes, as well as a trophy for the winner. Registration opens at 9am. If you have any questions, or would like to sign up ahead of time, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For those bowlers in the association that are looking for additional competition, you should check out Kegler’s Pro Shop 2017-2018 Tournament Series. There are a total of six events, all hosted by Strike Zone Alleys. All tournaments are handicap events, but will offer a scratch division. Both scratch and handicap brackets will also be available. To see dates and additional rules, click on the flyers below.
Congratulations to James Strickland & Robert Bildheiser for being inducted into the Greater Schuylkill USBC Hall of Fame this past Saturday. Both bowlers should be applauded for their participation and many accomplishments over the years.
Congratulations to Shania Jennings, Brandon Updike, Corey Rinda, Brooke Schach, Brad Brown, and Nathan Hartman for being named as this year’s Greater Schuylkill USBC Youth All Star Team. The team will be competing in an upcoming PAJBT tournament representing our association.