Fifth-year senior Ashley Busiel (Elk Grove Village, Ill./James B. Conant [Harper College]) surpassed the Crusader record for single-season average as #15 Valparaiso earned three victories on Saturday at the Music City Classic in Smyrna, Tenn.
#15 Valparaiso earned three victories on Friday, including its third consecutive victory over the nation’s top-ranked team, as the Crusaders opened action at the Central Missouri Women’s Invitational in Kansas City, Mo.
#15 Valparaiso closed the Prairie View A&M Invitational in Arlington, Texas with a bang on Sunday, winning all three of its matches and finishing the tournament with its second win of the weekend over the nation's top-ranked team to finish in fifth place.
The #15 Valparaiso bowling team remained in seventh place after the second of three days of action at the Prairie View A&M Invitational Saturday in Arlington, Texas, earning wins in two of its five matches.
The #15 Valparaiso bowling team wrapped up action at the Mid-Winter Invitational in Jonesboro, Ark. this weekend, finishing in eighth place out of the 16 competing teams. Freshman Raychel Wolever (Charlotte, Mich./Charlotte) earned All-Tournament Team accolades after ranking third in the tournament field in individual average.
The #9 Valparaiso bowling team closed out action at the Track Kat Klash Sunday in Huntsville, Texas, finishing in seventh place in the tournament hosted by Sam Houston State. Redshirt sophomore Alyssa Alvarez (Antioch, Ill./Antioch) represented the Crusaders on the All-Tournament Team.
The #9 Valparaiso bowling team set a new program record for the highest-scoring team traditional match and had two of the top five individual single-game performances in program history as it earned three wins Saturday at the Track Kat Klash in Huntsville, Texas, hosted by Sam Houston State.
The fourth annual Crusader Classic women’s bowling tournament is being hosted Friday-Sunday, Nov. 9-11 by the Valparaiso bowling program at Inman’s Bowling and Recreation Center in Valparaiso, Ind., featuring five of the nation’s top-ten teams.
Valparaiso bowling head coach Matt Nantais announced today the Crusaders’ schedule for the 2012-2013 campaign, highlighted by the fourth annual Crusader Classic, to be held at Inman’s in Valparaiso on Nov. 9-11.
Coming off of its first appearance in the NCAA Championship in program history, the Valparaiso bowling team earned its highest preseason ranking in its four-year existence, as the Crusaders enter the 2012-2013 campaign ranked #9 nationally in the National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) preseason poll.