The Big Walnut Girls were defeated by Orange 2,029-1,508 on Jan. 4. The girls were led by Kaitlyn Morrison’s 319. The Boys also lost to Orange 2,131-1,876. There was a positive note for the boys. Henry Lemaster led the boys when he threw the season of series for the boys team of 409. This is a special feat seeing that Henry is a first year Bowler and has now led the Boys in their last 2 matches.
The Big Walnut Boys got their first win of the season by defeating Mt. Gilead Christian 2,006-1,268. They were led by Jack Belcher’s season-high 411 series. The girls also won bringing their record to 4-4. The girls won by a score of 1,645-1,155 and were led by Kaitlyn Morrison’s 338. Meredith Davis also had her career high series of 271.
The Big Walnut Boys won their second match in a row by defeating Westerville North 1,930-1,918 on Jan. 9. The Eagles were led by the 2 Seniors Drew Alzner and Reilly Mengel with a 347 and 346 series respectively. The Girls fell to North 1,584-1,511 and were led by Autumn Leidtke’s 305 series. Both teams have a match Jan. 10 against New Albany.
Swimming and Diving
BW Swim vs. Westerville Central results
Girls team top scorers:
200 Fr Leksi Murnieks, Ruthie Armburst – Personal Best
200 IM Mikaylah Young
50fr MacKenzie West, Vanessa Sharpe
100 Fr Ruthie Armburst – Personal Best, Mikaylah Young – Personal Best
500 Fr Alana White
200 Fr relay Cora Standford, Mikaylah Young, Mackenzie West and Vanessa Sharpe
100 Bk Leksi Murnieks, Mackenzie West
100 Br Kialea Sturgill
400 Fr Relay Leksi Murnieks, Kialea Sturgill, Ruthann Armbrust, and Alana White
Boys team top scorers:
200 Fr Wesley Hammond, William Hefner – Personal Best
50fr William Hefner, Grady Hemingway – Personal Best, Tyler Paul – Personal Best
100 fly Wesley Hammond – Personal Best
100 Fr John Grumney – Personal Best, Derek Stacy, Eli Kirkendall
500 Fr Dominic Carifa
200 Fr relay Derek Stacy, John Grumney, Dominic Cotugno, and Eli Kirkendall
100 Bk Derek Stacy – Personal Best, Eli Kirkendall
100 Br Dominic Carifa, Camden Andrian
400 Fr Relay Dominic Carifa, William Hefner, Camden Andrian, and Wesley Hammond
Big Walnut vs. Olentangy Orange Swimming (Jan. 6 at the Delaware YMCA)
Point’s Scored by the Men’s Team
Point’s Scored by the Girl’s Team
Overall the team looked good in the water. Our team is really coming around since the first day of practice.