The Springville Varsity Girls & Boys bowling teams completed their regular seasons with a home match on January 31st against Lackawanna and an away match on February 6th at Eden.
The girls won both matches, by a score of 7-0 over Lackawanna and a score of 6-1 at Eden to finish their regular season with a record of 6 wins, 4 losses. Mariah Gamel was top performer in both matches, shooting 236-573 against Lackawanna, and a 516 series at Eden. Emily Leverentz contributed a nice 507 series in the Lackawanna victory.
The boys team was also triumphant in both matches; besting Lackawanna 6.5 – .5, and Eden by a 6-1 count. The victories brought the Griffins to a season won/ loss record of 9-1, good enough for their second consecutive E.C.I.C. Small School South title. The Lackawanna win was fueled by a well-balanced team effort led by Austin Coon (233-607), Nick Abdo (221-604), Matt Warner (203-567) and Zack Slippy (240). The division clinching win at Eden was led by Slippy, was made his last regular season match of his high school career one to remember by rolling a games of 234,267, and 223 for a school record 724 series. Abdo once again came up strong firing 225-626.
The teams now enter post-season competition, with the girls competing in the E.C.I.C. roll offs on February 13th and the Section 6 championships on the 15th. The boys will be competing in the same tournaments; their dates on play are the 14th & the 16th.