Wayne bowling team state bound


Warriors aiming to defend state title

By Ron Nunnari - Rnunnari@civitasmedia.com



Theon Hill made the All-District team by recording the third highest score at the district tournament.


Contributed photo

Front row, left to right - Noah Kunkle, Kyran Cowan, Theon Hill, Nathanial Payton, Patrick and Schwartz. Back row, left to right: Head Coach Mike White, Elijah Dugger, Sean Martin II, Christian and Werner.


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BEAVERCREEK — For the third straight year the Wayne boys bowling team has qualified for the state tournament.

Wayne looks to defend its 2016 state title. The Warriors were state runner-up in 2015.

During the district tournament at Beaver-Vu Lanes on March 1 the Warriors placed 5th, earning the final qualifying spot to advance to state.

Freshman Theon Hill recorded the third highest score overall in the tournament with 614 total pins. Hill rolled games of 214, 233 and 167 to make the All-District Team. Only Alex Rieger, a junior for Cincinnati Oak Hills (644) and senior David Neal of Mason (635) scored higher.

Wayne scored 2687 in regulation and 985 in Baker Games for a total of 3672 pins.

Senior Patrick Schwartz recorded the next highest score for Wayne with games of 204, 172 and 182 for a 558 series. Senior Sean Martin II rolled games of 152, 175 and 195 for a 522 series. Senior Nathaniel Payton rolled two games of 199 and 183. Junior Noah Kunkel bowled a single game score of 148

The state tournament will be held Saturday, March 11 at Wayne Webb Columbus Bowl.

Boys Division I

District Scoring

Oak Hills 4025

Centerville 3912

Miamisburg 3836

Butler 3812

Wayne 3672

Fairmont 3658

Beavercreek 3601

Mason 3564

Lebanon 3529

Sidney 3500

Elder 3478

Middletown 3476

Northwest 3457

St. Xavier 3456

Northmont 3410

Tecumseh 3394

Colerain 3369

La Salle 3307

Wilmington 3287

Milford 3285

Sycamore 3269

Franklin 3183

Harrison 3072

Ross 3028

Theon Hill made the All-District team by recording the third highest score at the district tournament.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/35/2017/03/web1_TheonHill.jpgTheon Hill made the All-District team by recording the third highest score at the district tournament. Contributed photo

Front row, left to right – Noah Kunkle, Kyran Cowan, Theon Hill, Nathanial Payton, Patrick and Schwartz. Back row, left to right: Head Coach Mike White, Elijah Dugger, Sean Martin II, Christian and Werner.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/35/2017/03/web1_WayneBoysBowling.jpgFront row, left to right – Noah Kunkle, Kyran Cowan, Theon Hill, Nathanial Payton, Patrick and Schwartz. Back row, left to right: Head Coach Mike White, Elijah Dugger, Sean Martin II, Christian and Werner. Contributed photo
Warriors aiming to defend state title

By Ron Nunnari

Rnunnari@civitasmedia.com

Reach Ron Nunnari at 684-9124, via email Rnunnari@civitasmedia.com or on Twitter @Englewood_Ind

Reach Ron Nunnari at 684-9124, via email Rnunnari@civitasmedia.com or on Twitter @Englewood_Ind