Tuesday, January 3, 2012

KU bowling team ranked 18th nationally


The Kansas University men's bowling team is ranked 18th nationally out of 156 schools, according to's team rankings at the end of the fall semester.

In its last tournament — the Collegiate Shoot-Out on Dec. 19 in Las Vegas — the KU men placed sixth out of 38 teams.

KU is led by three bowlers who average more than 200 per game: Kyle Turner (203.2), Justin Thompson (202.1) and Matt Washford (200.5).

Five other bowlers have 190 averages or better: Alex Hardman (197.7), Matt Bellus (194.6), Nick Campfield (193.3), Dylan Burns (192.4) and Jessy Bauer (190.4).


Andy Tweedy 9 years, 2 months ago

...and people say our athletic department has been nothing but basketball!!!

Brian Zachary 9 years, 2 months ago

I am happy to see some dap given to the bowling team. They work hard and deserve some recognition.

BowlingCoach 9 years, 2 months ago

Recruiting doesn't get much attention until spring semester; however I do have 4 bowlers committing to KU as of today; two men and two ladies. I'll give out more details after the current bowling season.

Jeff Worthington 9 years, 2 months ago

Is there gonna be a signing day tv special on ESPNU or anything?

deberg81 9 years, 1 month ago

Thanks for the info coach. Hopefully no hat ceremonies!

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