Forester men claim 18th at Brunswick Southern Classic

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2013-11-03
MARIETTA, Ga. - Bowling six regular matches on Saturday and 12 Baker games on Sunday, the HU men’s bowling team came in 18th out of 24 schools at the Brunswick Southern Classic in Marietta, Georgia, over the weekend with a team total of 9,529 pins.

Out of 176 bowlers on Saturday, Joe Miller finished 52nd individually in match play to top HU with a six-game average of 172.7. Dan Miller finished with a 178.4 average for five games while Adam Harris-Shoemaker turned in a 172.0 average for four games. Bowling three games for the Foresters included Seth Walker (177.0 average), Tyler Neff (174.3 average), Connor Brown (173.3 average), James Knapp (168.7 average) and Derek Beckler (161.0 average).

On Sunday, the Foresters finished with a record of 7-5 in their 12 two-game Baker matches.

The top ten overall finishes for the men included Webber International (11,067), McKendree (11,007), Pikeville (10, 739), Lindenwood Belleville (10,697), Morehead State (10,651), Martin Methodist (10,549), Florida State (10,307), Ohio State (10,205), North Texas (10,189) and St. Johns (10,006).

Huntington is back in action on November 16 when they travel to Adrian, Michigan for the AC Open.
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.
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