INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Siena Heights men's bowling team finished 50th at the Columbia 300 Hoosier Classic on Saturday, February 15th and Sunday, February 16th. The Saints tallied a pin total of 8030.
ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights athletic department will be hosting a Fall Coaches Preview at Fricker's in Adrian, Michigan on Monday, August 19. The preview will start at 6:00 p.m., and is open to the public.
COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's and women's bowling team competed at the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) III held at Westgate Bowl in Comstock Park, Michigan. The men's team finished 7th with a total score of 908.33. The women's team was fifth with a total score of 865.00.
ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's and women's bowling teams hosted the SHU Halo Classic on Saturday, September 22. The men's finished sixth out of nine teams with a total pin count of 6695. The women's team finished second out of six teams with 6328 pins.
TROY, Mich. -- The Siena Heights men's and women's bowling team started the season on Saturday, September 22 by competing at the RC Warrior Fall Classic at the Bowl One in Troy, Michigan. The men's team finished third in the team standings with a total pin count of 6744. The women's team was fourth with a total pin count of 6050.
The WHAC Bowling Championships were hosted by Indiana Tech at ProBowl West. Competing on the 2012 European Men’s Championship lane pattern, the tournament format was 12 Baker games (in sets of 2), then a cut to the Top four teams for match play.
The AHIBC Championships were held on Sunday at Beaver-Vu Lanes. There were 21 Varsity and 12 JV Men’s team bowling. For the Varsity event, 20 Bakers games were bowled by the teams, then the field was cut to the top eight teams. The final eight teams were split into two groups of four teams. An additional four Baker games were bowled (scores were reset to zero) and the top two team in each group advanced to bowl another four games and the top two teams went on to bowl each other for the championship.
The Saints wrapped up the 2012-18 regular season by competing in the 2018 Hoosier Classic. The two-day event consists of six team games on Saturday, then 15 Baker games on Sunday. The top eight teams them compete in match play. The lane patterns bowled on are created by the managing company of the tournament, H2M Management, and are released an hour before tournament play begins. The scoring is always fair, but difficult.
The Siena Heights men's bowling team tavelled to compete in the last WHAC Jamboree of the season, hosted by Indiana Tech at Thunder Bowl No. 1. The oil pattern was the 2015 European Youth Championships and scores were high.
At the American Heartland Conference Tournament No. 4, held at Stonehedge Entertainment Center, the Saints men struggled on the 37 ft. Short #5 pattern and finished 20th in the 27-team field with a total score of 6,076. Davenport won the event with a score of 7,109. The format for the tournament was four team games and 16 Baker games.
At the American Heartland Conference Tournament No. 3, held at Stonehedge Entertainment Center in Akron, Ohio, the Saints finished 7th in the 27-team field. With the format of five team games and 12 Baker games, Siena Heights had a total pinfall of 7,126. Wright State won the event with a score of 7,691. The teams competed on a 41 ft. Sports Pattern.
The Siena Heights Men’s bowling team traveled to Grandville, MI to compete in the WHAC 3 Jamboree at Fairlanes on Saturday. The team totaled 6,859 pins and finished 6th in the ten team field. The oil pattern for this tournament was from the 2014 European Champions Cup; it had a length of 40 feet.
The Saints’ Men’s bowling team traveled to Jackson, Mich. to compete in the WHAC 2 Jamboree at Airport Lanes on Saturday. The team finished 3rd in the ten team field. The oil pattern for this tournament was from the 2015 European Champions Cup; it had a length of 39 feet.
The Siena Heights men's bowling team was picked sixth in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Coaches Preseason Ratings. Last season, the Saints finished last season with a fifth place finish in the WHAC.