The Chesterton High
School boys bowling team won the Indiana High School Bowling Sectional title
at City Lanes in Michigan City last week.
In the boys team
event, Chesterton entered as the second seed, 72 pins behind top-seeded
Portage, and handled the Indians 216-70 and 170-148 in the Finals.
On the girls side,
Chesterton finished third but did qualify for Saturday’s Regional at
Heritage Lanes in Kokomo.
In the singles
event, Chesterton’s Jimmy Hampton entered as the fourth seed and picked up
wins over Michigan City’s Chris Wilson (198-195) and LaPorte’s Cordell Moyer
to reach the Finals.
In the finals,
after a slow start, Hampton ran off five consecutive strikes to beat
top-seeded Adam Armstrong of Michigan City and win the individual Sectional
On the girls side
of singles competition, Alyssa McCall entered as the second seed, but
dropped a 226-189 decision to LaPorte’s Alyssa Foster. McCall did earn a
berth in the Kokomo Regional.
bowlers to advance to Regionals include Heather Waters, Austin Anderson,
Damon Anderson and Ethan Achten.
School and Middle School bowling is hosted by Inman’s Family Fun Center in
in the middle school bowling program (5-8 grades) should contact Randy
Lohman at firstname.lastname@example.org. The season starts on Feb. 19.