Ben­ton bowl­ing splits vs. Lake­side

The Saline Courier - - NEWS - By Tony Le­na­han tle­na­[email protected]­ton­courier.com

HOT SPRINGS – The Ben­ton bowl­ing girls stayed a per­fect 3-0 on the sea­son, while the Ben­ton boys suf­fered their first loss this past Mon­day against the Lake­side Rams in Hot Springs.

For the girls, the Lady Pan­thers took the first game 738-691 and edged the Lady Rams 752-749 in the sec­ond to take a 1,490-1,440 in tra­di­tional game pin fall.

In the two Baker games, when five bowlers bowl two frames apiece, Ben­ton took a 132-104 in the first Baker game be­fore get­ting edged 133-129 in the sec­ond. But, the Lady Pan­thers took over­all pin fall 1,751-1,677 to claim their third straight vic­tory to open the sea­son.

Sophia Mead­ows again led the Lady Pan­thers, bowl­ing a 168 in the first game and a 173 in the sec­ond for a 341 se­ries to lead all bowlers. Abby Hardis­ter came in with a 282 se­ries (151, 131) for sec­ond over­all, while Sa­vanna Gip­son (231 - 116, 115), Alex Shep­herd (225 113, 112), Fal­lon Lane (213 - 100, 113) and Abby Wil­son (198 - 90, 108) fol­lowed.

The Ben­ton boys bowled their best this sea­son, but Lake­side was ab­so­lutely on fire knock­ing down 2,527 to­tal pins to the Pan­thers 2,041. Ben­ton scored a 901 in the first game, but the Rams knocked down 1,012 pins to take the first match. The Pan­thers were still good in the sec­ond with an 865, but Lake­side had 1,088 for

a 2,100-1,766 in tra­di­tional game pin fall.

The Ben­ton boys were still good in the Baker games, but again Lake­side was bet­ter with a 250-149 in the first and a 177-126 in the sec­ond.

For the Pan­thers, Alex Roberts led the way with a 434 se­ries, bowl­ing a

203 and 231, while Carter Robin­son was on Roberts’ heels with a 417 (205, 212). Raider Gip­son (261 - 120, 141), Justin Morgan (244 - 141, 103), Cole Clift (221 - 136, 85) and Koen Pin­nell (189 - 96, 93) fol­lowed.

Ben­ton will get the Christ­mas break off be­fore re­sum­ing ac­tion on Mon­day, Jan. 6, against Parkview at Pro­fes­sor Bowl - West in Lit­tle Rock.

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