Locals fare well in state bowling tournament
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:00 AM
Official results for the 51st annual tournament for the Women's 600 Bowling Club of Mississippi are in.
This was a Ladies Scratch, Singles Tournament where participants bowled a total of 6 games with total pinfall determining the winners.
The 600 A Division had 14 entrants with the top 3 as follows: 1st Trennische Sutton, 1362 series, Brandon; 2nd Natalie Randall, 1251 series, Jackson; 3rd Heather Stringer, 1194 series, Hattiesburg.
The 600 B Division had 14 entrants with the top 3 as follows: 1st Lakisha Watts, 1055 series, Hattiesburg; 2nd Tina Sumpter, 1054 series, Philadelphia; 3rd Jennifer Allen, 987 series, Cedar Bluff. The 500 A Division had 14 entrants with the top 3 as follows: 1st Lisa Stanfill, 997 series, Philadelphia; 2nd Barbra King, 974 series, Jackson; 3rd Sheary Swain, 971 series, Carthage. The 500 B Division had 13 entrants with the top 3 as follows: 1st Diane Anding, 960 series, Wesson; 2nd Mary Howe, 888 series, Saucier; 3rd Ann Rivers, 876 series, Arcola. High Game Award for Saturday in the 600 Division goes to Trennische Sutton, 244, Jackson, and the 500 Division to Wanda Burchfield, 197, Carrollton.
High Game Award for Sunday in the 600 Division goes to Heather Stringer, 267, Hattiesburg, and the 500 Division to Barbra King, 191, Jackson. The 600 Free Entry Winner was Evelyn Williams of Greenville and the 500 Free Entry Winner was Tonya Weathersby of Laurel. Congratulations to all the winners. Hope to see you all next year in Jackson at Metro 24 (formerly Cotton Bowl).
For the month of November everyone can bowl for $1 per game on Mon-Wed from open until close.
This is a great opportunity for all the adult and youth league bowlers as well as the high school athletes to work on their technique. Just like any other sport, the more you practice, the better you get.