EC girls bowlers rally for win over VV

WILMINGTON — The East Clinton girls bowling team closed out the 2019 portion of the schedule with a comeback win over Valley View Wednesday at Royal Z Lanes.

The East Clinton boys were defeated by the Spartans. Patrick Dotson had a 330 two-game set while Freddy Morgan had a 322 set. Grant Wisecup finished with a 159 game.

For the Lady Astros, a slow start added to the drama of a fast finish. EC trailed by 29 pins after the first game then had a deficit of 87 pins midway through the second game. By the end of the second game, after encouragement by coach Joe Davis, East Clinton led by 58 pins.

After two solid baker games (145 and 141) East Clinton was able to win by 75.

Josie Runk had a 322 set with games of 152 and 170 (a personal best). August Morgan had a 151 game.