Sewanhaka District's Rebecca Gotterbarn, East Meadow's Vinny Napolitano roll 300s
It was a perfect afternoon for a pair of high school bowlers on Long Island.
Sewanhaka District's Rebecca Gotterbarn and East Meadow's Vinny Napolitano rolled 300s Thursday.
It was the second perfect game this season and the fifth of the Carey junior's career.
Gotterbarn, who has qualified for the state tournament team every season since the seventh grade, rolled 300 in a 3-0 win over Mineola on Nov. 27. "When her ball hits the pocket, it explodes," coach Jay Hegi said. "She throws a real powerful shot."
Napolitano's 300 came in the second game of a 2-1 loss to Hicksville in Nassau Conference IV action. Hicksville, which won, 874-820, 923-829, 821-819, was led by Robbie Culp and Sean Kingsepp. Culp rolled a 279 in Game 1 of a 708 series and Kingsepp rolled a 243 in the second game of a 631 series.
In other girls bowling matches:
Massapequa 3, Jericho 0: Alyssa Iannuzzi bowled a 252 in the opening game of a 560 series to lead Massapequa to a 685-507, 570-566, 631-579 win in Conference III.Farmingdale 2, Bethpage 1: Eighth-grader Christie Warmingham bowled a high game of 251 in the third game for a 617 series to lead Farmingdale in a 720-712, 685-711, 762-690 Conference III win.Comsewogue 3, Eastport-South Manor 0: Emily Clark bowled a 247 in game three of a 596 series to lead Comsewogue to a 880-575, 934-617, 943-543 win in Suffolk League III.East Islip 3, Sachem East 0: Kelsey Fryer bowled a 237 in the first game of a 625 series for East Islip in a 1,032-718, 906-768, 982-745 win in League II. Lena Sorrentino shot a 238 in the first game of a 593 series and freshman Olivia Lopera had a high of 215 in the third game for East Islip.
Sachem East 3, Deer Park 0: Nick Caruana bowled a 277 in the first game of a 730 series. Bobby Ramsey bowled a 255 in the middle game of a 693 series for Sachem East in a 1,052-863, 1,153-781, 1,035-831 win in Suffolk League III. Joe Bambara rolled a 254 in game one of a 680 series in the win. Chaminade 3, Kellenberg 0:Connor Egan bowled a 259 in Game 2 of a 753 series for Chaminade in a 1,276-1,203, 1,195-1,073, 1,291-1,075 CHSAA win. Phil Loeschinger shot a 278 in the first game of a 650 series in the win.
Plainview JFK 165.45, Hicksville 144.95: Jessica Lopez won the beam with a 9.3 and the all-around (33.7), Victoria Vitale won the floor (9.0) and Melissa Kropf won the vault with an 8.3 to lift Plainview JFK in Nassau Conference I. Katrina Migliorini won bars with an 8.6 in the win.
Bethpage 159.7, Carle Place 137.5: Sarah Ciresi won the all-around with a 34.05, the vault (8.9) and the uneven bars (8.6) to lead Bethpage in Conference I.GIRLS FENCING
Ward Melville 23, Half Hollow Hills 4: Kyra Durko and Rowan St. Clair went 3-0 in foil and Maria Mucci finished 2-0 in epee to lift Ward Melville.