Monday, January 30, 2012

KU men’s bowling No. 15 nationally


Kansas University’s men’s bowling club placed ninth of 53 teams in the Blue and Gold Tournament and ascended to 15th in the national rankings.

KU averaged 206 as a team at the prestigious tournament.

The women’s team — Kansas’ first since 2005 — placed 33 of 43 teams.

For the season, Justin Thompson leads the KU men with a 203.625 average and is followed by Kyle Turner (203.245), Matt Washford (202.274), Alex Hardman (200.929) and Nick Campfield (196.077).

Kara Johannes leads the KU women with a 183.867 average and is followed by Loryn Goebel (168.714), Katie Constant (155.077), Michelle Schieffer (153.083) and Laura Konecny (145.6).


ohjayhawk 10 years, 8 months ago

This is a club sport. So, no, it is not part of KUAC.

FreddyinLA 10 years, 8 months ago

Is Earl McCracken on the 2nd team this year? This team must be deep if McCracken can't crack the starting line-up.

Mark Wooden 10 years, 8 months ago

They have won the same number of national championships as the basketball team in the last five years!

BowlingCoach 10 years, 8 months ago

We won the National Championship in 2004.

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