PENDER – As one more regular season dual will take place Friday in Wayne, the Blue Devil bowling teams took to the road Thursday.
From Pender Lanes in Pender, Wayne High visited Thurston-Cuming.
The Blue Devil girls lost in the Baker style match but won both games to win the match, 15-6 while the Wayne boys swept both games and the Baker style match winning 21-0.
The girls got out well in the first game and battled back and forth with the host team until pulling away in the last few frames to win the pin total match 761-603. All five girls won their match play point in game one to take an early 8-0 lead. Leading the way for Wayne was Jamie Janke (197) followed by Jersi Jensen (151), Natalie Bentjen/Catherine Rutenbeck (143), Andi Belt (137) and Brianna Nissen (133).
Game two found the lanes not as friendly to the Lady Blue Devils as they struggled through the first six frames. Wayne battled and finished well and won the pin total match 729-534. Winning individual matches for Wayne were Jersi Jensen (197), Andi Belt (158), Natalie Bentjen/Riley Haschke (137) and Jamie Janke (134). Also scoring was Brianna Nissen/Catherine Rutenbeck (103). Wayne went on to lose the Baker style game 129-145 and won the overall match 15-6.
The Wayne boys got out quick against the home team and never looked back. Wayne won the first game’s pin total match 878-519. Winning individual matches in game one was Calvin Starzl (194), Tanner Sievers (189), Brogan Foote (184), Peyton Riesberg/Shayne Geidner (164) and James Dorcey (147). Game two found the Blue Devils continuing their hot play. Wayne won game two 900-615. Winning individual matches in game 2 was Tanner Sievers (206), Calvin Starzl/Peyton Riesberg (201), Brogan Foote (182), James Dorcey/Sean Aschoff (164) and Shayne Geidner (147). Wayne would also go on to win the Baker style match 201-120 and the overall match 21-0.
The Wayne JV boys were also in action Thursday night. Leading the way for Blue Devils in game 1 was Carter Hasemann (164). Other scorers were Jacob Anderson (136), Koby Nelson (130), Carter Fernau (123) and Chase Adams (96). In game 2 the Blue Devils continued good play led by Koby Nelson (179) followed by Carter Hasemann (174), Jacob Anderson (163), Carter Fernau (92) and Coby Dickes (66).
Wayne High will host Howells-Dodge on Friday during a rescheduled bowling dual before coming in district competition next Wednesday in Norfolk. All three teams will be in action.