Miller, Wise advance to districts

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – East Liverpool’s girls bowling team qualified two bowlers into the Div. II district tournament to be held Saturday at Sunrise Strikes in Zanesville.

Sophomore Maria Miller recorded a 526 series (225-143-158) to place second overall at Saturday’s St. Clairsville sectional. The top four teams and top four individuals not on a qualifying team advanced to the district. Joining Miler was freshman Jenny Wise who had a series of 499 (152-154-193) which was good enough for fourth.

The Potter girls team finished seventh with a total score of 2,752.

The East Liverpool boys’ team finished 11th at the sectional with a total of 3,066.

Leading the Potters were senior Andrew Hutchman with a 519 series and sophomore Nathan Webber with a 443 series.