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Bowling - Mon, Apr. 10, 2017

Lexington, KY- The Grand View men's and women's bowling teams traveled to Lexington, KY to compete in the NAIA National Team Invitational. Both brackets consisted of 20 schools bowling 24 baker games to qualify for double elimination, best three out of five games bracket play. Both the men's and women's teams qualified ninth and both received a first round bye.

The women bowled against Mt Mercy in their first match , falling 3-1 sending them to the contenders bracket. Next, the women went up against Calumet and lost their first game, won their second game, lost their third game won their fourth game but was knocked out their fifth and final game. Bowling for the ladies was Hannah Munson (JR/Cottage Grove, Minnesota), Rebecca Broerman (JR/Mason City, Iowa), Kayleigh Duff (JR/Des Plaines, Illinois), Amanda Duplan (SO/Citrus Heights, California), Makayla Ericksen (SO/Burnsville, Minnesota), Melissa Wucherphennig , Rileigh Fagan (SO/Plainfield, Illinois),and Jessica Sellers (SO/Dyer, Indiana). Broerman earned first team All-American and also NAIABCA Player of the Year. 

The men went up against Lindenwood-Belleville and lost the first three games sending them to the contenders bracket. The men's team went up against Hastings in the contenders bracket and lost their first game, tied the second, lost the third and won the fourth and fifth games sending the deciding win into a 9th and 10th frame roll where the men were defeated . Bowling for the men was Nathan Maciejewski (SR/Dyer, Indiana), Sam Cantrell (SO/Citrus Heights, California), Luke Fisher (JR/Altoona, Iowa), Dacoda Ewalt (SR/Marshalltown, Iowa) (JR/Ankeny, Iowa), Ryan Felton (SR/Des Moines, Iowa), Luke Schroeder (SR/Farley, Iowa), and Lane Richstmeier. 

This was the men's last tournament for the season. The women qualified for the Intercollegiate Team Championships and will be traveling to Baton Rouge, LA on April 18th to compete on the 19th -22nd.

Hannah Munson qualified as an individual for the Intercollegiate Singles Championships and will be competing the 18th -19th. 

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