Pitt-Bradford To Compete In Medaille Tournament This Weekend

Photo credit to Wade Aiken.
Photo credit to Wade Aiken.

BRADFORD, Pa. -- The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford women's bowling team will compete in the two-day Medaille Tournament on Saturday and Sunday.

Pitt-Bradford and Medaille faced off in the Panthers' season opener last week as Medaille took the victory, 2-1.

The two teams split the team games in match play, losing the first by just 16 pins. 

Haley Ward led the Panthers with a score of 196 while Brianna Saylor was second at 181.

Pitt-Bradford stuck with it and improved their team total by nine pins, beating Medaille by 54 to take the second game. 

Kelsey Hammons led the way for the Panthers in the second game with a score of 191 and Jenna Lofaro was next at 178. 

The two teams then went to baker scoring to determine who would win the dual meet, tied 1-1 after team match play.

However, Medaille took all four of the seven possible games for the win.

Hammons stepped up for the Panthers in baker and averaged 18.63 pins per frame to lead the team. 

Saylor was second on the team with a baker average of 15.43.

Saturday's action will begin at 10 a.m. continuing on Sunday at 8 a.m.