Muskegon Community College made the trip to Gaylord for the Kirtland Community College Firebird Invitational. There were 7 colleges in attendance and the MCC Women’s team captured first place by a convincing 444 pins. The Men’s team finished 5th.
The Jayhawk women finished with 7 of the top 8 individual honors. Zoe Cerchiori (Oakridge HS) finished in the top spot with 633 pins and she claimed the Singles Championship. Meagan Batka (Grand Haven HS) finished 2nd with 614 pins and the high game award at 276. Rachel Pierce (Fruitport HS), Ashlyn Cross (Mona Shores HS), Kendra Schuitema (Ravenna HS), Jamie Perry (Charles F. Brush) and Breanna Stroven (Fremont) finished in 4th-8th place respectively.
The top finisher for the men was Tony Long (Mona Shores HS) with 594 pins. Vincent Birch (Brighton HS) finished 11th.
Next up for the Jayhawks is a trip to Livonia to compete in the Schoolcraft Invitational at Merri-Bowl Lanes on Friday, 1/25.