Valley City Youth Bowling awards and honors
Courtesy of Mary Berntson
Alberta Newspaper Group
The Valley City Youth Bowling teams shared the following awards and honors with the TimesRecord: Valley City USBC Youth – Scholarship recipients 2022-23 Valley City Youth Scholarship Award Ashton Hollingsworth 2022-23 Chuck Frantz Memorial Scholarship Award Lucas Compson-Lorenz 2022-23 Larry Brendmoen Memorial Scholarship Award Faith King 2023 BowlND Youth Tournament The BowlND Youth Tournament, held at Red Ray Lanes, Grand Forks. This tournament is a Singles tournament open to all youth members of the ND USBC State Association. Entrants may bowl only once in their respective division, based on participant’s age. 40 VC Youth bowlers bowled in this year’s tournament. All place winners receive scholarships, funds are held in the USBC SMART program. 12 & under Boys Handicap Division 1st Axle Metcalf (age 6) 2nd Owen Schwehr 3rd Tony Wadeson 12 & under Girls Handicap ‘Division 1st Allie Hafele (age 9) 2nd Ali Nelson 13 & over Girls Handicap Division 1st Aubree Nelson 3rd Emma Nelson Sky Lanes Youth League: TEAM CHAMPS – Alley Gators – Tony Wadeson, Fred Oelke, Robert Oelke, Owen Schwehr HIGH AVERAGE – Boys - Robert Oelke 103, Girls - Ally Henke 70 HIGH GAME – Boys - Robert Oelke 157, Girls – Ally Henke 128 HIGH SERIES – Boys – Robert Oelke 406, Girls – Ally Henke 312 Most Improved Average – Boys – Hayden Nelson +17, Girls – Faith Swart +14 COACH’S AWARD – Wyatt Weller Sky Lanes High School League: TEAM CHAMPS – Strikes for Life – Nick Metcalf, Braxton Weller HIGH AVERAGE – Boys – Ashton Hollingsworth 169, Girls – Maddy Anderson 172 HIGH GAME – Boys – Nick Metcalf 250, Girls – Maddy Anderson 244 HIGH SERIES – Boys – Lucas Compson-Lorenz 569, Girls – Maddy Anderson 649 Most Improved Average – Boys – Jon Aarseth +27, Girls – Maddy Anderson +18 COACH’S AWARD – Jon Aarseth Superior Performance Awards: Maddy 649 Series Nick Metcalf – 250 Anderson – Game 2023 North Dakota State USBC Youth Red Ray Lanes, Grand Forks hosted the 2023 State USBC Youth Tournament. This tournament is open to all youth members of the ND USBC State Association. Valley City had 41 youth bowlers participate in this year’s tournament. All place winners receive scholarships, held in the USBC SMART program. TEAM: Class C 2 nd Hot Shots – Ally Henke, Aurissa Nelson, Ali Nelson, Aubree Nelson DOUBLES: Class C 4 th Ian King & Allen Carlblom (Enderlin) Class D 3 rd Tony Wadeson & Fred Oelke BOYS SINGLES: Class B 4th, Jonathan Aarseth; ,5th Allen Carlblom Class C 3 rd Ryder Compson-Lorenz Class D 1 st Owen Schwehr; 3rd Tony Wade son ;4 th Ax el Metcalf GIRLS SINGLES: Class C 1st Amara Judd-Drake; 2nd Ali Nelson BOYS ALL EVENTS HANDICAP Class C 1 st Ryder Compson-Lorenz BOYS ALL EVENTS SCRATCH Class C 1 st Ryder Compson-Lorenz Class C 1 st A mara Judd-Drake GIRLS ALL EVENTS SCRATCH Class C 1 st A mara Judd-Drake The Times-Record sends a congratulations and good job to all our area youth bowlers.