HAMILTON, NJ –– The Sacred Heart Women's Bowling team swept Mount St. Mary's in the second round of the NEC Women's Bowling Championship Tournament on Friday. Rachel Bamford led the Pioneers in the Team Traditional Round with a 257.
In the Quint Baker Round Sacred Heart defeated Mount St. Mary's 3-2. The Pioneers started Baker play strong, defeating the Mountaineers in the first round. SHU dropped the second and third round, but pulled away with two wins in rounds 4 and 5 to secure a Mega Match win.
With a Mega Match win, the Pioneers advance to the third round on Saturday, March 22 and will face Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Round 2 (Friday) *Double Elimination
Team Traditional Round
SHU-1019 Mount St. Mary's- 949
Three bowlers bowled over a 200. (Bamford 257, Boughton 215, Jones 202)
SHU-1053 Mount St. Mary's- 894
SHU-210 Mount St. Mary's-184
SHU-197 Mount St. Mary's-200
SHU-203 Mount St. Mary's-212
SHU-233 Mount St. Mary's-159
SHU-210 Mount St. Mary's-139