Men’s Bowling Wins First Conference Match; Women Finish Second

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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

The Hudson Valley Community College men’s bowling team won their first conference match of the season and the women finished second at Herkimer this afternoon.

The men edged Schenectady by nine pins led by the Pelton brothers. James Pelton (LaSalle Institute/Troy) rolled a game-high 298 for a 734 series, and his brother Andrew Pelton (LaSalle Institute/Troy) added a 714 series.

On the women’s side, Hannah Rock (Shenendehowa/Waterford-Halfmoon) led the way with a 224 game and a 609 series.

The men’s and women’s bowling teams travel to the Schenectady Invitational on Sunday afternoon.