Charlton rolls a 300 on Day One of the MSC Championships
Thursday, February 10, 2022
Charlton rolls a 300 on Day One of the MSC Championships
Matthew Charlton (Credit: MSC Officials)

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--The first day of the Mid-South Conference Men's and Women's Bowling Championships saw singles and doubles action from MSC teams.

The big story of the day was Matthew Charlton's 300 game on third game of the day in singles action. Charlton's 300 propelled him into the Top-3 after three games, but a 187 in game four and a 169 in game five gave him 13th place. Casey Estep posted 15th place finish with 1064 pins. 

Kelci Young finished in 10th place for the women totaling 979 poins over five games for 195.8 average. Taylor Higgins was the second-highest finish on the women's side posting 901 pins for a 34th place finish. Hattie Isham placed 45th with 861 pins. 

On the doubles side, Charlton and Taylor Fielder notched the highest finish with 1982 pins for 17th place. Estep and Andrew Scantland took 21st with 1960 pins. 

The team of Young and Lexi Underwood finished in 17th for the highest CU finish with 1757 pins. Taylor Higgins and Ali Davis took 30th with 1664 pins. 

The double-elimination team match play tournament takes place tomorrow and Saturday. The women start match play on Friday at 7 a.m. CT while the men start at 8 a.m. CT.