The 2017 Lady Spartans opened their season Tuesday against Loveland at Cherry Grove Lanes. First year coach, Michelle Dietz, and the Lady Spartans look to improve their 7-13 overall record from 2016.
With several returning bowlers this year the team is positioned to make a run at the ECC league title. Lead by Senior Lauren Dowell, Juniors Sarah Comello, Morgan Cook, Sophomores Molly Campbell, Olivia Humphrey and Maddie Swartz. Game #1 started with an impressive 656-494. Lead by Olivia Humphrey with a 148 and Maddie Swartz’s 141. Game #2 was a nail biter with Turpin falling by a slim score of 608-600.
The Baker games faired even better for the Spartans sweeping all 3 games: 105-101, 132-106, and 141-98, respectively.
On Wednesday the Lady Spartans traveled to Loveland where they were even more impressive with a 1920 – 1722 win over Loveland.
Game #1 started with a season high of 713 to Loveland’s 657. Lead by Sarah Comello’s 179 and Lauren Dowell’s 147 the Lady Spartans conquered the Tigers. In the game#2 The Spartan enjoyed a 53 pin win 677-624 lead by Sarah Comello’s 159 and Olivia Humphrey’s 142. Heading to the baker games the Lady Spartans lead was 198 pins and would not let up sweeping all four baker games: 139-111, 134-117, 145-100, 112-111.
The lady Spartans look to improve to 3-0 on Friday vs. McNicholas at Cherry Grove.