2017-18 Winter Preview: Wilmington HS girls bowling


The Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Katy Allen, Katie Hottinger, Gabby Burger, Nicole Gallion; back row, head coach Josh Fisher, Melanie Taylor, Sydney Shumaker, Ariel Comberger, Megan Brooks, Annie Newberry, assistant coach Joe Gigandet.


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RECORD IN 2016-17

14-6 overall, 3rd in SCOL, district qualifier as a team

HEAD COACHES

Josh Fisher, Chris Reiley

COACHES IN PROGRAM

Joe Gigandet, assistant

NUMBER OF STARTERS RETURNING

3

NUMBER OF RETURNING LETTER WINNERS

3

KEY PLAYERS RETURNING

Seniors Sydney Shumaker, Melanie Taylor, Katie Hottinger (1st team All-SCOL)

KEY VARSITY NEWCOMERS

Nicole Gallion, Megan Brooks, Ariel Comberger

KEY PLAYERS LOST

Graduate Chasity Asher; Graduate Sarah Waln (team captain)

RIGHT NOW I LIKE …

Seeing some newcomers as we join a new league. I’m seeing a lot of chemistry early-on between our players. I like our hard work and dedication.

ANYTHING ELSE YOU’D LIKE TO SAY ABOUT TEAM, SEASON

We plan on continuing to do the right things to be successful on and off the lanes. All the coaches are looking forward to helping develop the young players we have on this year’s bowling teams.

SCHEDULE

November

20-vs Hillsboro @Highland Lanes 4 pm; 22-vs Clinton-Massie @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm; 25-Centerville Elks Inv @Poelking South 930 am

December

6-vs New Richmond @Cherry Grove Lanes 4 pm; 7-vs Western Brown @Community Lanes 4 pm; 11-vs Batavia @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm; 14-vs Hamilton @Fairfield Lanes 4 pm; 16-vs WSU Raider Challenge Noon; 18-vs Goshen @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm; 20-vs Clinton-Massie @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm ; 21-vs Sycamore @Crossgate Lanes 4 pm; 27-vs Unioto @Royal Z Lanes 430 pm

January

3-vs Western Brown @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm; 9-vs St Ursula @Cross gate Lanes 4 pm; 10-vs Goshen @Eastgate Lanes 4 pm; 19-vs Unioto @Shawnee Lanes 4 pm; 24-vs Hillsboro @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm; 26-vs Batavia @Batavia Bowl 4 pm; 28-vs Cardinal Classic @Colerain Bowl 11 am; 31-vs New Richmond @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm

February

3-JV girls vs Lancer Tournament @Northwest Lanes 8 pm; 7-vs EC, CM, GHS @Royal Z Lanes 4 pm Senior Night; 14-SBAAC Tournament @Royal Z Lanes 430 pm

The Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Katy Allen, Katie Hottinger, Gabby Burger, Nicole Gallion; back row, head coach Josh Fisher, Melanie Taylor, Sydney Shumaker, Ariel Comberger, Megan Brooks, Annie Newberry, assistant coach Joe Gigandet.
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/11/web1_BWL.whsgirls2.jpgThe Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Katy Allen, Katie Hottinger, Gabby Burger, Nicole Gallion; back row, head coach Josh Fisher, Melanie Taylor, Sydney Shumaker, Ariel Comberger, Megan Brooks, Annie Newberry, assistant coach Joe Gigandet. Gordon Cordell | Shades of Excellence