USBC Collegiate Ticker - Sept. 26

The Kansas men and Wright State women began the 2012-13 college bowling season with victories in the Racer Kickoff Classic at Westgate Lanes in Lima, Ohio.

2012-13 TickerAfter leading qualifying and earning the top seed for the stepladder finals, Kansas defeated Morehead State, 426-406, in the two-game title match to win the men's title. Morehead State defeated Urbana in the semifinal, 427-383.

On the women's side, Webber International entered the stepladder as the top seed but lost in the title match to Wright State, 407-361. Wright State defeated Northwestern Ohio, 374-356, in the semifinal.

Brock Finch of Urbana had the high average in qualifying with 241.7 after shooting 1,207 for five games. Kyle Rodgers of Morehead State had a 235.2 average after firing 1,411 for six games.

Shayna Kanemoto of Wright State earned top individual honors for the women with a 217.5 average after totaling 1,305 for six games. Olivia King of Northwestern Ohio was second with 1,244 for six games.

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