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Bowling - Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

Des Moines, Iowa- College Bowling announced the rankings for the first 12 weeks of the 20 week season. The Grand View women are ranked No. 8 out of 120 teams and the Grand View men are ranked No. 24 out of 162 teams. The rankings is an objective point system for ranking all schools with college teams based on regular season tournament performance during the current bowling season.

The Viking men's and women's teams will start the second half of their season January 13-15 at the Robert Morris Roto Grip Baker Challenge in Addison, IL. They will compete in four other competitions prior to Sectionals and Nationals:

  • IPSEA/Kegel  Invitational, Jan. 20-22,  Addison, Il.,
  • Crusader Invite, Jan.27-29 Dubuque, IA.,
  • Bronco Blast, Feb. 3-5 Hastings, NE.
  • The Hoosier in Indianapolis, IN., Feb.10-12.

On February 23rd, 2017 the top 64 women's teams and the top 80 men's teams will be divided into four groups to advance to a sectional roll off. Sectionals are in March and held in four different locations around the country and each team is assigned a location. Only four women's teams and five men's teams out of each sectional advance to Nationals, which will be held in April in Baton Rogue, L.A.. 

You can follow the rankings and other bowling information on

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