California native to bowl for the Foresters


HUNTINGTON, Ind. - California's James Knapp has recently signed his letter of intent to bowl for Huntington University this fall. Knapp graduated this spring from Los Angeles County High School for the Arts and plans to major in music at HU.

M Bowling Knapp

The North Hollywood native has established quite the reputation for himself on the west coast having won a title in the Southern California Junior Amateur Tour to go along with a handful of top four finishes in various regional junior bowling tours. He has also competed in the North LA County USBC City Tournament, California State USBC State Tournament and California State Pepsi Youth Tournament.

Knapp, who boasts a high average of 215, high series of 770 and high game of 300, competed this summer in the North Pointe USBC Junior Gold Championships in Detroit.

Pictured are James, father Mark and Coach Bischoff. 

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 39 NAIA All-America honors and 213 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director