Burks leads Flyer men's bowlers to seventh place
Last updated 10/9/2019 at 3:49pm
In the opening tournament of the season for the Lewis University men's bowling team, the Flyers set a program mark with their highest finish ever, placing seventh in the 26-team MSC Louisville Collegiate Classic Saturday at Kingpin Lanes. The Flyers shot a 7,183 for the day after five traditional games and 12 Baker games (194.1 average).
Winning the tournament was Emmanuel College with a 7,899, while Northwestern Ohio was second with a 7,524 and Marian was third with a 7,469.
Leading the Flyers individually was Jawuan Burks (Plainfield, Ill./Plainfield South), who placed eighth with a 1,073. Caleb Kirby (/Lincoln Way West) finished in 29th place with a 999. Steve Plane (New Lenox, Ill./Lincoln-Way Central) shot a 992, Matthew Carroll (Chicago, Ill./De La Salle) tallied a 902, Gavin Taylor (Alton, Ill./Alton) rolled a 402 for three games and Eric Wesel (New Lenox, Ill./Lincoln-Way Central) added a 355 in two games. Steven Faulkner of Emmanuel College won the tournament with an 1,140.