Wichita State’s six men’s and women’s bowlers were eliminated before the semifinals at the Intercollegiate Singles Championships on Tuesday at Northrock Lanes.
WSU’s Chris Colella was knocked out in the first round of match play, and teammate Matt McNiel fell in the second round. Tyler Cruz reached the quarterfinals but was ousted by Meeco Walker of Notre Dame-Ohio 645-606.
On the women’s side, WSU’s Kristie Lopez won her first-round match then was eliminated by teammate Sydney Brummett in the second round. Vanderbilt’s Robyn Renslow beat Brummett in the quarterfinals 728-716. WSU’s Daria Kovlova also lost in the quarters, falling to Nebraska’s Julia Bond 736-707.
The Intercollegiate Team Championships begin with qualifying rounds at 8:45 a.m. Thursday at Northrock. Match play begins at 4:45 p.m. Thursday and continues on Friday.
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Finals will be contested Saturday, beginning with men’s singles semifinals and final at 9 a.m., women’s team finals at 11 a.m., women’s singles semis and final at 3:30 p.m. and men’s team finals at 5:30 p.m.
Sean Black, Davenport def. Brian Gaines, Temple, 594-551. Andre Fors, Lindenwood def. Payden Stumpf, Midland, 680-543. DJ Rose, Concordia def. Vince Bachteler, Nebraska, 574-551. Meeco Walker, Notre Dame-Ohio def. Andy Henrich, Ohio State, 544-524. Joshua Anderson, St. Ambrose def. Cody Reichenberger, Webber International, 563-474. David Lance, Webber International def. Sean Pepper, Indiana State, 594-554. Michael Tang, San Jose State def. Christopher Colella, Wichita State, 701-626. Cameron Smith, Lindenwood def. Alan Wedrickas, Minnesota State, 651-516.
Black def. Tylor Greene, Robert Morris-Illinois, 610-588. Fors def. Joshua Roca, Nassau CC, 647-539. Tyler Cruz, Wichita State def. Rose, 654-587. Walker def. Ben Pallardy, Lindenwood, 646-570. Devon Miller, Morehead State def. Anderson, 598-597. Zachery Brandt, Davenport def. Lance, 630-612. Tang def. Matt McNiel, Wichita State, 636-630. Cameron Weier, Robert Morris-Illinois def. Smith, 697-598.
Fors def. Black, 639-618. Walker def. Cruz, 645-606. Miller def. Brandt, 590-554. Tang def. Weier, 594-583.
9 a.m. Saturday
Fors vs. Walker. Miller vs. Tang
Alyssa Pierson, Lindenwood def. Emily Strombeck, North Carolina A&T, 626-568. Jacqueline Evans, Lawrence Tech def. Lauren Hoffman, Sacred Heart, 692-549. Kristie Lopez, Wichita State def. Jessica Cords, Alma, 577-475. Aretha Williams, St. Ambrose def. Shannon Dewitt, Wright State, 623-514.
Brandi Underwood, Marian def. Pierson, 558-531. Shelly Goodwin, Lindenwood def. Evans, 652-563. Sydney Brummett, Wichita State def. Lopez, 647-586. Julia Bond, Nebraska def. Williams, 572-570.
Verity Crawley, Webber International def. Underwood, 621-606. Emily Eckhoff, Hastings def. Goodwin, 629-596. Robyn Renslow, Vanderbilt def. Brummett, 728-716. Bond def. Daria Kovalova, Wichita State, 736-707.
3:30 p.m. Saturday
Crawley vs. Eckhoff. Renslow vs. Bond.