Congratulations to the SPHS Boys Varsity Bowling Team. They won the seaon opening “Let’s Get Rolling” Tournament hosted by Vestavia Hills High School at Vestavia Bowl on Wednesday, 10-26. The team lead from the start. In the first round, which consisted of 5 Baker games, the team bowled a 198, 212, 164, 188, and a 186. These scores put them in 1st place by 98 pins over 2nd place area rival VHHS. The championship came down to each bowler rolling one traditional game. In this round, the Jags were lead by first year bowler Matt Plexico who bowled a 201 and sophomore Tucker Contorno who threw a 194. The team won the tournament by 147 total pins.
The JV Boys placed 2nd in their division behind VHHS. The JV team was lead by Brady Cooper, who, despite having a broken foot in a cast, was able to roll a 198 and earn MVP honors for the JV tournament.
Congratulations to both teams. This is a great start to their season and to their quest to repeat as state champions. The boys bowl against Etowah on Tuesday and area opponent Homewood on Wednesday of next week. Both matches will be held at Vestavia Bowl on Montgomery Hwy.