The Ottumwa Courier


February 12, 2014

Weekly Area Bowling Scores


Women’s High Series: Tara Gooden 673, Morgan Pilcher 608, Teresa Hopkins 543, Angie Griffiths 528, Sadie Shaw 527, Ashley Bennett 527

High Team Game: Vaughns 1027

High Team Series: 6 Balls and a Rack 2976

John Deere Friday Night Mixed

Men’s High Game: Kevin York 269, Charlie Stufflebeem 257, Scott Beadle 257, Ken Phillips 235, Dick Crowe 223

Men’s High Series: Charlie Stufflebeem 626, Kevin York 653, Scott Beadle 637, Ken Phillips 612, Dick Crowe 562

Women’s High Game: Cindy VanDorin 210, Deanna Arndt 182, Tammy Grade 173, Brandy Williams 173, Kathy McElroy 169

Women’s High Series: Cindy VanDorin 505, Deena Arndt 476, Jo Stewart 466, Kathy McElroy 460,, Tammy Grade 435

High Team Game: Paint 989

High Team Series: Paint 2802



Women’s High Game: Rachael Martsching 175, Rebecca Wilbanks 147, Lynne Tauchen 141, Makayla Martsching 136, Bonnie Cobler 135

Women’s High Series: Rachael Martsching 448, Rebecca Wilbanks 413, Makayla Martsching 399, Bonnie Cobler 380, Lynne Tauchen 363

Men’s High Game: Travis Wilbanks 214, Mike Martsching 187, John Tauchen 159, Trey Knight 158, Dan Payne 148

Men’s High Series: Travis Wilbanks 562, Mike Martsching 503, John Tauchen 440, Dan Payne 417, Trey Knight 393

High Team Game: 3 Babes and a Dude 876

High Team Series: 3 Babes and a Dude 2559


Sunday Night Mixed

Women’s High Game: Christine Weilbrenner 202, Mert Weilbrenner 198, Lora York 186, Kacy Saner 172, Allison Gillies 153

Men’s High Game: Norm Robertson Jr. 237, Larry Weilbrenner 227, Mike White 226, Jason marks 218, Jeremy Songer 216

Women’s High Series: Mert Weilbrenner 521, Christine Weilbrenner 469, Kacy Saner 464, Lora York 460, Allison Gillies 416

Men’s High Series: Norm Robertson Jr. 686, Ben Moore 612, Larry Weilbrenner 609, Jason Marks 607, Mike White 598

High Team Game: Odd Balls 926

High Team Series: Odd Balls 2507


Men’s High Game: Bruce Hopkins 257, Gabe Bartlett 246, Jeff McFarland 224, Cecil Rupe 222, Ron Burke 217

Mens High Series: Bruce Hopkins 704, Gabe Bartlett 662, Ron Burke 642, Roy Hartley 639, Leon Brewer 630

Women’s High Game: Sherry Bragg 224, Amber Simpson 216, Megan Brewer 197, Diane Hartley 187, Shawni Hartley 183

Women’s High Series: Amber Simpson 602, Sherry Bragg 553, Megan Brewer 527, Angie Shepherd 507, Mary Messer 506

High Team Game: Ten Pin Solutions 864

High Team Series: Ten Pin Solutions 2421

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