The Ottumwa Courier


January 2, 2014

Weekly Area Bowling Scores


Women’s High Game: Erin Small 212, Sam Heckart 211, Mary Messer 173, Stacy Glick 171, Faith Traschel 171

Women’s High Series: Erin Small 528, Sam Heckart 528, Faith Traschel 492, Mary Messer 456, Danielle Rupe 429

High Team Game: Thumb Times 838

High Team Series: Thumb Times 2256

Sunset Recreational

Women’s High Game: Amber Simpson 267, Amber Simpson 233, Amber Simpson 226, Megan Brewer 224, Betty Whitson 209, Jill Trytten 202

Women’s High Series: Amber Simpson 726, Megan Brewer 566, Betty Whitson 541, Kelly Spurgeon 519

High Team Game: Bookin Jewelry 1223

High Team Series: Bookin Jewelry 3408


Champion 55

Men’s High Game: Dennis Martsching 222, Steve Greene 215, Dick Crowe 202, Don Smith 193, Larry Davis 192

Women’s High Game: Kathy Burrows 207, Jackie Moore 189, Jody Peterman 180, Mary Messer 177, Sheri Bookin 176

Men’s High Series: Dennis Martsching 642, Steve Greene 621, Dick Crowe 562, Larry Davis 547, Roger Johnson 523

Women’s High Series: Kathy Burrows 524, Mary Messer 483, Bonnie Bartlett 482, Toni Lennie 471, Dixie Wright 455

High Team Game: Wood Choppers 842

High Team Series: Lucky Strikes 2395

Friday Night Mixed

Men’s High Game: Craig Denato 279, Jeff McFarland 268, Duane Wilbanks 258, Justin Johnson 257, Rick Grimes 255

Women’s High Game: Angie Newland 225, Mary Grimes 224, Morgan Pilcher 224, Morgan Pilcher 223, Morgan Pilcher 215

Men’s High Series: Craig Denato 728, Jeff McFarland 695, Duane Wilbanks 688, Rick Grimes 657, Doug Techel 643

Women’s High Series: Morgan Pilcher 662, Teresa Hopkins 545, Tara Gooden 543, Angie Newland 536, Ashley Bennett 530

High Team Game: Supersuckers 1054

High Team Series: 3 Jacks and a Queen 2907



Women’s High Game: Lisa Paris 175, Lisa Paris 174, Rachael Martsching 146, Rebecca Wilbanks 128, Kim Dodson 99

Women’s High Series: Lisa Paris 509, Rebecca Wilbanks 366, Rachael Martsching 352, Kim Dodson 270

Men’s High Game: Travis Wilbanks 214, Mike Martsching 196, Alan Paris 196, Dan Payne 176, John Dodson 143

Men’s High Series: Travis Wilbanks 553, Alan Paris 516, Mike Martsching 510, Dan Payne 509, John Dodson 369

High Team Game: Orange Cheetos 887

High Team Series: Orange Cheetos 2495


Sunday Night Mixed

Women’s High Game: Nancy Barnett 189, Mert Weilbrenner 168, Kacy Saner 167, Dominique Skinner 159, Christine Weilbrenner 158

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  • Monroe Co. softball moves to Central Region semis INDIANAPOLIS — Makenna Ross went 2-3, helping Monroe County Softball to a 4-1 victory over NE-Keystone, Nebraska on Wednesday at Stokley Field in the Little League Softball Central Regional semifinals.Jena Lawrence baffled Keystone, striking out seve

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  • 0724 OTT Sports Ottumwa baseball photo Bulldogs shut out by Valley OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa baseball team ended an adversity-defying season with a disappointing 2-0 loss to West Des Moines Valley in the Class 4A, District 6 Substate finals Wednesday at Legion Memorial Field.A few crucial errors and a dominant pitching

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0724 OTT Sports Fairfield baseball celebration photo Let The Party Begin! FAIRFIELD — In a game with so many of them, perhaps it’s fitting a strikeout started the winning rally.Narendra Martin didn’t let being the 26th batter of the night to strike out get him down. In fact, Martin showed plenty of energy as he took off fo

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bulldogs fall in Substate finals OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa baseball team ended an adversity-defying season with a disappointing 2-0 loss to West Des Moines Valley in the Class 4A, District 6 Substate finals Wednesday at Legion Memorial Field. A few crucial errors and a dominant pitching

    July 23, 2014

  • Area Postseason Baseball Wednesday Class 4A, Substate 6 West Des Moines Valley 2, Ottumwa 0 Class 3A, Substate 6 No. 5 Fairfield 2, No. 7 Centerville 1 (9) Saturday Class 1A State Quarterfinals No. 1 Twin Cedars (33-0) vs. Underwood (23-7), 11 a.m. (Principal Park, Des Moin

    July 23, 2014

  • 0724 OTT Sports Oskaloosa softball team photo Indians finish fifth at first state softball tourney FORT DODGE — Most coaches have concerns how their teams would react to playing in a consolation game at state tournaments. Oskaloosa coach Jay Harms had similar concerns when his Indians faced West Delaware in the fifth-place game at Dodger Field at

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0724 OTT Sports Davis County track coach photo Mustang track and field coaches honored BLOOMFIELD — Two Davis County track and field coaches reaped the benefits of coaching the Mustang girls to a third-place finish at the Class 2A Track and Field meet and the impressive feats of Davis County shot put virtuoso Kate Birchmier. Davis Cou

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0724 OTT Sports Coy Moore photo No. 1 Sabers state bound again! OSKALOOSA — The undefeated (33-0) Twin Cedars Sabers will be the Class 1A, District 6 state tournament representative after they defeated North Mahaska 10-0 in six innings Tuesday night in Oskaloosa. The Sabers will be making their second-straight tr

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0724 OTT Sports IHCC John Wardenburg mug IHCC to hold Junior Warrior Basketball Camp OTTUMWA — Indian Hills will host the Junior Warrior Basketball Camp next week at the Hellyer Student Life Center. The camp will be held from Monday, July 28, through Thursday, July 31, and is open to all boys and girls ages 5-13. There is a fee to at

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0723 OTT Sports Little League State Tourney photo Grandview hits seven home runs to stay unbeaten CENTERVILLE — It was a high scoring affair, but Grandview remained unbeaten with a 3-0 record after defeating Davenport Southeast 19-13.After Johnston American fell 3-1 against Boone on Monday, Grandview was the only undefeated team left out of the e

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

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