CU Men's bowling competes at the Thomas N. Burris Memorial
Sunday, October 24, 2021
CU Men's bowling competes at the Thomas N. Burris Memorial
Andrew Scantland releases the ball at the foul line (Credit: Bob Tamboli)

LOUISVILLE, Ky.-- The Cumberland Men's Bowling team competed at the Mid-South Conference Thomas N. Burris Memorial Tournament on Sunday, finishing 22nd out of 23 teams.

The tournament consisted of 23 teams competing in 12 baker games and five team games where the bowlers individual scores contributed to the team total.

Cumberland knocked down a total of 6470 pins in the tournament, an improvement of 52 pins from the Lynne Jordan Memorial tournament on Saturday. With their total, the Phoenix finished in 22nd place.

Webber International took first with a total pinfall of 7880 on the day, followed by Pikeville in second with a total score of 7865 pins.
Through the five individual games that count total team pinfall, the Phoenix recorded 4454 pins and eclipsed a total team score of 900 twice with a score of 903 in game two and a 946 in game three. Matthew Charlton had a top 50 finish individually with a 204 average over five games bowled. The team finished with a baker total of 2016 pins across the 12 games.

Cumberland is back on the lanes at the Brunswick Southern Collegiate Classic in Atlanta, Ga. on November 6-7.

 

Final Results

1) Webber International University - 7880
2) Pikeville ,University Of - 7865
3) Savannah College Of Art And Design-Savannah - 7856
4) Tennessee Southern, University Of - 7849
5) Tennessee Wesleyan College - 7782
6) University of the Cumberlands - 7756
7) St. Francis (IL) ,University Of - 7567
8) Southeastern Illinois College - 7433
9) Thomas More University - 7342
10) Campbellsville University - 7209
11) Emmanuel College - 7179
12) Shawnee State University - 7172
13) Midway University - 7151
14) Savannah College Of Art And Design-Atlanta - 7008
15) Vincennes University - 6998
16) Bethel University - 6929
17) Milligan College - 6716
18) Union College - 6697
19) Blue Mountain College - 6680
20) Life University - 6610
21) Lindsey Wilson College - 6471
22) Cumberland University - 6470
23) Morehead State University - 6242