Bowling News

VU Bowling claims 1st title of USBC-Collegiate era; Trailblazers lead wire-to-wire for victory

INDIANAPOLIS – The Vincennes University Bowling Team’s varsity squad won VU’s first championship of the Trailblazers’ USBC-Collegiate Era by claiming the Storm Western Shoot-Out over the weekend at Western Bowl in Indianapolis. VU’s junior varsity group was third in that 16-team division and 15th overall in the 44-team event.
Individually, third-year Trailblazer bowler Corey Umbrello won the title with a 218 average. VU sophomore Tyler Show posted a 206 average.
“We have our first championship of the new era,” an elated VU Coach Gary Sparks said.

VU Trailblazer Bowling finishes 12th at Midwest Collegiate Classic

WAUWATOSA, Wisc. – The Vincennes University Bowling Team’s first outing of the 2014-15 season and as a member of United States Bowling Congress-Collegiate (USBC-Collegiate) was a successful one, as the Trailblazers finished 12th out of 40 teams competing over the weekend in the Midwest Collegiate Classic at AMF Bowlero Lanes in Wauwatosa, WI.

VU Bowling moving to USBC affiliation for 2014-15 school year

Vincennes University’s bowling team – a long-time powerhouse among two-year programs and a highly competitive entry in tournaments filled with four-year collegiate teams – is leaving the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and becoming affiliated with United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Collegiate.