2016-17 PREVIEW: Wilmington High School girls bowling


Compiled by Mark Huber



The Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Samantha Clark, Katy Allen, Melanie Taylor, Harlee Pringle, Madison Spangler, Nicole Gallion, head coach Josh Fisher; back row, coach Joe Gigandet, Sarah Waln, Katie Hottinger, Harlee Shelton, coach Chris Reiley, Chasity Asher, Sydney Shumaker.


Courtesy Photo | Kim Law, MudPie Photos

RECORD IN 2015-16

4th overall in SCOL, 5th in SCOL tournament

HEAD COACH

Josh Fisher, 1st year as head coach, 10 years coaching overall

COACH’S RECORD

0-0

COACHES IN PROGRAM

Chris Reiley, Joe Gigandet

NUMBER OF RETURNING LETTER WINNERS

4

KEY PLAYERS RETURNING

Katie Hottinger, 2nd team SCOL 166 average, district qualifier; Harlee Shelton, Chasity Asher, Sarah Waln

KEY NEWCOMERS

Maddie Spangler, Sydney Shumaker are challenging for a place in the varsity lineup

KEY PLAYERS LOST

Mason Noland, graduated

RIGHT NOW I LIKE

We have a lot of new faces, a lot of underclassmen stepping up. Some of the upperclassmen are helping the younger bowlers and the newcomers.

RIGHT NOW WE NEED TO IMPROVE

Our knowledge of the game for the newcomers and our overall team chemistry

LEAGUE FAVORITE

Hillsboro, they have a really strong youth program outside of the high school which brings in new, experienced bowlers year after year

ROSTER

Melanie Taylor

Sydney Shumaker

Harlee Shelton

Katy Allen

Sarah Waln

Katie Hottinger

Chasity Asher

Madison Spangler

Samantha Clark

Harlee Pringle

Nicole Gallion

SCHEDULE

Nov 22 McClain @Royal Z 4 pm; Nov 28 Hillsboro @Highland Lanes 4 pm

Dec 1 Fairfield @Game of Fairfield 4 pm; Dec 4 Big Blue Challenge @Game of Fairfield 8 am; Dec 6 Greeneview @Royal Z 430 pm; Dec 7 Goshen @Eastgate Lanes 330 pm; Dec 13 Monroe, Clinton-Massie @Royal Z 4 pm; Dec 14 Hillsboro @Royal Z 4 pm; Dec 20 Franklin @Royal Z 4 pm; Dec 21 Miami Trace, Washington @LeElla Lanes 4 pm

Jan 4 Mount Notre Dame, Clinton-Massie @Royal Z 4 pm; Jan 7 Back to School Bash @Game of Fairfield 830 pm; Jan 10 Chillicothe, Clinton-Massie @Royal Z 430 pm; Jan 11 Amelia @Cherry Grove Lanes 4 pm; Jan 16 Hillsboro tournament @Highland Lanes 11 am; Jan 20 Chillicothe, Clinton-Massie @Shawnee Lanes 430 pm; Jan 24 Goshen @Royal Z 330 pm; Jan 25 Miami Trace, Washington @Royal Z 430 pm; Jan 28 Jaguar Baker Marathon @Wayne Webb’s Columbus Bowl 1130 am; Jan 31 Hamilton, Clinton-Massie @Royal Z 530 pm

Feb 2 McClain @Highland Lanes 4 pm; Feb 7 Clinton-Massie @Royal Z 6 pm (Senior Night); Feb 11 SCOL Championship @LeElla Lanes 9 am

The Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Samantha Clark, Katy Allen, Melanie Taylor, Harlee Pringle, Madison Spangler, Nicole Gallion, head coach Josh Fisher; back row, coach Joe Gigandet, Sarah Waln, Katie Hottinger, Harlee Shelton, coach Chris Reiley, Chasity Asher, Sydney Shumaker.
http://wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/web1_BWL_whsgirlsteam.jpgThe Wilmington High School girls bowling team, from left to right, front row, Samantha Clark, Katy Allen, Melanie Taylor, Harlee Pringle, Madison Spangler, Nicole Gallion, head coach Josh Fisher; back row, coach Joe Gigandet, Sarah Waln, Katie Hottinger, Harlee Shelton, coach Chris Reiley, Chasity Asher, Sydney Shumaker. Courtesy Photo | Kim Law, MudPie Photos

Compiled by Mark Huber

Reach Mark Huber at 937-556-5765, or on Twitter @wnjsports

Reach Mark Huber at 937-556-5765, or on Twitter @wnjsports

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