Freeport, Illinois — After an exciting trip to Buffalo, NY to compete in the NJCAA National Championship, the Highland Bowling teams have returned home with a very successful trip to Nationals.
The Highland Men returned as the 2017 NJCAA National Runner-Up – finishing second to Iowa Central CC. The Highland Lady Cougars finished 4th in the nation.
In addition, Highland landed 5 student athletes on the All-American list. From the Men’s team Drey Abbott, Kaine McNett, and Bryce Lawson. From the Women’s team Allie Dawson, and Skylar Russo-Perry.
The HCC Men’s team entered Nationals as the #1 ranked NJCAA team in the nation and faced the top 30 junior college teams at BowlMor AMF’s Airport Bowl.
The Highland Men’s team consists of Ethan Hull, Kaine McNett, and Drey Abbot (sophomores), and freshman Jared Johnson, Bryce Lawson, Gary Ramey, Larry Tripamer III, and Kody Bacher.
The Lady Cougar team consists of Allie Dawson and Alexis Pfeiffer (Sophomores), Skylar Russo-Perry, Megan Drake, Michaela Keeney, Ashlie Dalberg, Emily Corbin, and Alexis Streff (all freshman).
Did You Know? Freeport is home to the #1 Ranked NJCAA Bowling Team in the Nation? This weekend the HCC Men’s Bowling team and our Lady Cougars are in Buffalo, NY competing in the NJCAA National Championship against the best of the best. Go Freeport!
Posted by Today In The Port on Thursday, March 2, 2017