BWHS sports roundup


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

Judah Armbrust

Sam Delfino

Wesley Hammond

William Hefner

CJ Rockwell

Jonathan Schnipke

Point’s Scored by the Girl’s Team

Ruthann Armbrust

Leksi Murnieks

Lauren Schnipke

Alana White

Overall the team looked good in the water. Our team is really coming around since the first day of practice.