The Traverse City Central High School Trojan JV Bowling teams competed in the Great Northwest Bowling Conference Baker Tournament at Lucky Jack’s on December 2. The JV Trojan Men placed 5th, missing 4th place and the seeded brackets by only 9 pins. Great teamwork by veteran Johnny Udell and rookies Brad Earnest, Jackson Hall, Ondrea Ream and Sam Wagner provided a strong start to the season. Their 6-game qualifier set included a high games of 140 and 125 towards a total 686 pinball..
The JV Lady Trojans placed 4 with very consistent 6-game qualifying series of games ranging between 86 – 96 for a total 550 series, sending this all-rookie squad to the seeded bracket playoff round in their first team outing. While Ellie Burnside, Izzy Grinnell, Ellen Selby, Ella Stepan, and Nicole Wagner fell to the TC West Titans in the first playoff round 283-195, their second playoff game was a strong 136 game to set the pace for the season.