GV Vikings
Head Coach
7th Season

Melody has be involved in the Grand View Bowling program for the past seven years starting out as the men's and women's assistant coach for the past six before becoming head coach
last season. 

She has helped guide the women's team in qualifying for the USBC Intercollegiate Team Championships three out of the past four years where they had a top finish of third. This also is the first year that an individual bowler qualified for the National singles, (Jr.) Hannah Munson had that honor. Also (Jr.) Rebecca Broerman was named NAIA Player of the Year and First Team All-American. At Nationals, she was voted Second Team All-American and Player of the Year Honorable Mention. Former player Brittany Smith was named National Rookie of the Year and
First Team All-American in 2013 and Player of the Year in 2016. The women placed 12th out of 124 teams this past season in the Intercollegiate Team Rankings and have finished in the top ten
the past four years.
Melody has an extensive bowling background. Growing up in her parent's bowling center, she began sanction league play at age five. She has a total of nine sanctioned 300 games and a high series of 827. Also to her credit: a National Double's title, a PWBA regional title, holds the State doubles record of 1504 with partner Lisa Lihs, has won the BPAA Top Amateur Tournament in 1990, has accumulated 16 Iowa State titles, and has 17 Greater Iowa Tournament championships. Melody was also a  member of the Professional Women's Bowling Association from 1992 to 2003 and belonged to the prestigious Lind's Northern Stars team located out of Minnesota for five years. Melody belongs to three Hall of Fames: Jasper Co., Greater Des Moines, and the Iowa Women's State.
Melody was a former owner of Triangle Lanes in Colfax, IA for ten years and spent eleven years as Youth Director for Bowlerama Lanes in Des Moines, IA. She has been a USBC Certified Silver Level Instructor since 1999. She has been a USBC certified Silver Level Instructor since 1999. She was a volunteer coach for two years for the Iowa State Bowling Club and coached Iowa High School Bowling for 10 years at East High for six years and Lincoln for four. During that time, her Lincoln boys team qualified for State four times and won two State Championships. Melody was also named Conference Coach of the Year in 2010. In 2013 & 2014 she was listed as one of the Top 100 Coaches in the Nation.
Melody and her husband Keith are owners of K.O.'s Pro Shop located inside Plaza Lanes Bowling Center in Des Moines, IA. They have two grown sons, Jamie and Joel and
currently reside in Colfax, IA.

2017-18 Women's Bowling Roster
Roster for 2017-18 Women's Bowling Team
Rebecca BroermanSR Mason City, IA
Kayleigh DuffSR Des Plaines, IL
Amanda DuplanJR Citrus Heights, CA
Hanna DuverFR Indianola, IA
Makayla EricksenJR Burnsville, MN
Rileigh FaganJR Plainfield, IL
Allison JonesJR Davenport, IA
Taya JulyJR Davenport, IA
Jordan MielkeSO Johnston, IA
Mikayla MorrisSO Chicago, IL
Hope MozingoFR Manchester, IA
Hannah MunsonSR Cottage Grove, MN
Amber ReidFR Granger, IA
Jessica SellersJR Dyer, IN
Lisa ShroederSO Farley, IA
Allison WellsFR Dilworth, MN
Melissa WucherpfennigJR Rosemount, MN
Arryn ZehringFR Des Moines, IA
Head Coach
7th season
Associate Head Coach
7th season
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