In last Saturday’s Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference bowling meet, held at Marysville, Cardington was the top Blue Division boys’ team and finished fourth overall with 3542 pins.
For the Pirates, Austin Edgell took 16th overall. Matt Craig placed 24th and Blake Clapham rolled for 31st place. Mason Travino was 36th and Dallas Crum finished 45th.
Highland took eighth with 3361 pins. Joey Adkins led the Scots by placing 33rd. Also, Ben Rinehart took 42nd. Wade Adkins, Jordan Grizzle, Dana Hicks, Brennen McLaughlin and Chris Mattix also rolled at least one game.
Mount Gilead placed ninth with a total of 3189 pins. Topping the Indian performance was Zac Sellers, who placed 19th. Also, Tyler Bryant was 26th, Jozef Jennings took 38th, Damian Meyers finished 460 and both Matt Exline and Dylan Dixon also saw action.
Finishing 13th was Northmor, who had 2349 pins. Sam Eichorn finished 48th, while Sarah Dudley took 51st, Rayanna Loyer placed 54th and Gracelyn Stall was 57th. Alexandria Borders and Ricky Borders also rolled games.
Cardington also was fourth in the girls’ meet. Their total of 3174 pins placed them second in the Blue behind Elgin, who was second overall.
Gabreaelle Arnold finished fourth individually, while Kenzie Blake placed 17th, Laynee Wilson took 20th and Addie Wilhelm finished 24th. Morgan Lehner also rolled for the team.
Northmor was the eighth-place girls’ team with 3092 pins. For the Knights, Caitlin Adkins finished in 16th place, Shelbey Lilly took 22nd, Chloe Meier finished 33rd and Alexis Yarnell was 36th. Sara Drumm and Samantha Grogg also rolled at least one game for their team.
Finishing ninth was Highland, who totaled 2872 pins. Leading the Scots was Halie O’Leary, who finished 26th. Sophia Thompson was 32nd, Hailey Howard placed 37th and Autumn Burson was 44th. Also, Courtney Weikel rolled in the competition.
Mount Gilead bowled 13th with 2321 pins. Maddie Noble finished in 40th for the Indians, while Rachel Davis took 45th, Kieli Griffth placed 49th, Morgan Murphy took 54th and Selena Worl finished 64th.
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