Wenatchee earns 3-1 win over Sunnyside bowlers

EAST WENATCHEE - With four of its five team members averaging 170 or better, the Wenatchee High School girls bowling team rolled past the Sunnyside Lady Grizzlies yesterday, 3-1.

The one point the Sunnyside squad picked up in Tuesday afternoon's match at Eastmont Lanes came in the final Baker game. The Lady Grizzlies defeated Wenatchee in that contest, 151-140. In the Baker match-ups, each member of the five-girl squad alternates taking shots throughout the 10 frames.

The Panthers got a 232 from Allison Bakke, as well as efforts of 193 and 192 from Tahla Hagerty and Mary Cowlishaw, respectively, in powering past Sunnyside by a 907-620 score in the opening game.

Sunnyside's top performers in the opening game loss were Jackie Francis and Veronica Uribe, with performances of 159 and 152, respectively.

Game two was much of the same, as Wenatchee bested the visitors by an 819-599 score. Cowlishaw led the way for the Panthers with a 193. In the losing effort, Uribe shot a team high 150.

The Panthers secured the victory over Sunnyside by taking the first of two Baker games, 117-99.

Tuesday's loss dropped the Lady Grizzly bowling team's overall record on the season to 1-2.

In JV action yesterday, Wenatchee claimed a 4-0 shutout. In the first two regulation games, the junior varsity Panthers won by 662-557 and 756-523 scores. Sierra Gormley had the top performance for Wenatchee with games of 161-188.

The Sunnyside JV was led by Veronica Alvarez (121-134) and Raven Canales (90-124).

First Game

Sunnyside varsity

Jackie Francis 159

Veronica Tlatelpa 108

Chaltea Bussert 96

Michelle Williams 105

Veronica Uribe 152

Total 620

Wenatchee varsity

Heather O'Connor 172

Allison Bakke 232

Mary Cowlishaw 192

Kelsey Faulkner 168

Tahla Hagerty 193

Total 907

Second Game

Sunnyside varsity

Jackie Francis 129

Veronica Tlatelpa 119

Chaltea Bussert 78

Michelle Williams 123

Veronica Uribe 150

Total 599

Wenatchee varsity

Heather O'Connor 170

Allison Bakke 156

Mary Cowlishaw 193

Kelsey Faulkner 172

Tahla Hagerty 128

Total 819

Baker Games

Sunnyside 99

Wenatchee 117

Sunnyside 151

Wenatchee 140


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