Wichita State junior bowler Sydney Brummett won two matches Wednesday and advanced to the semifinals of the Intercollegiate Singles Championships in Baton Rouge, La.
Brummett, the No. 2 seed, beat Alyssa Balicki of Long Island 553-536, then beat Jessica Mellott of McKendree 596-574. The semifinals and finals will be contested Saturday.
WSU’s Estafania Cobo lost her second-round match to top seed Jacqueline Rhoda of Maryland Eastern Shore 536-506.
Brummett was awarded the Most Valuable Player award by the National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association during Wednesday’s banquet, and WSU’s Mark Lewis was chosen Coach of the Year.
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The Intercollegiate Team Championships begin Thursday. Wichita State and Newman are represented by both men’s and women’s teams.