Women's Bowling takes 5th at the MSC Baker Bash
Monday, September 26, 2022
Women's Bowling takes 5th at the MSC Baker Bash
Kelci Young (Credit: Bob Tamboli)

RICHMOND, Ky. – Cumberland women's bowling takes fifth place in their season opener at the MSC Baker Bash at Galaxy Lanes this past weekend.

The tournament consisted of 40 baker games with the first 20 being bowled yesterday and the final 20 bowled today.

Gracie Connolley led the way for Cumberland posting 42 strikes and filling 70 frames out of 80. Alyssa Campbell filled 78.8% of her frames with 33 strikes and Madison Tayolor filled 73.3% of frames with 31 strikes. Kelci Young filled 85.4% of her frames posting 20 strikes and 21 spares out 48 frames she bowled in. 

Tennessee Southern won the event tallying 7,666 pins to come away with the victory. Cumberlands (Ky.) finished runner-up with 7,516 pins while Pikeville (Ky.) was third with 7,403 pins.

Campbellsville (Ky.) placed fourth with 7,389 pins, Cumberland (Tenn.) was fifth with 7,211 pins, Union (Ky.) recorded 7,109 pins to finish sixth and Midway (Ky.) was seventh with 7,067 pins.

Bethel (Tenn.) was eighth with 6,940 pins, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) with 6,844 pins and Shawnee State (Ohio) tallied 6,803 pins to place 10th.

Thomas More (Ky.) and Tennessee Wesleyan round out the MSC teams in the standings in 13th and 14th, respectively.

Pikeville captured the JV title with 7,021 pins.

The next MSC tournament is scheduled for October 22-23 in Cincinnati, Ohio.