Clements, Starling Earn January Conference Bowling Honors



Charlotte, NC – Senior Rebecca Clements of Virginia State University and freshman Savannah Starling of Fayetteville State University earn Bowler of the Month and Rookie of the Month, respectively. Clements and Starling finished top 2 individually at CIAA Event II in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Clements, a mechanical engineering graduate student from Powhatan, VA, knocked down an individual event-high 280 pins in her final game to cap a total 1,951 pins to earn top individual bowler and January Bowler of the Month. The 2016 Bowler of the Year competed for an average of 216.7778 pins per game in 9 total contests.

Starling, a psychology student from Fayetteville, NC, finished No. 2 at Event II with 1,704 total pins. The January Rookie Bowler of the month hit an average of 213 pins per contest after participating in 8 games.

CIAA bowling teams will meet in Midlothian, Virginia this weekend for the North-South Roundup. The contest will be held Friday, February 10-12.