Purgett starts season with All-Tournament honors
For Hub City Times
MADISON – Marshfield’s Taylor Purgett started the UW-Whitewater bowling season averaging 206, while earning All-Tournament honors, in a field of NCAA athletes.
Purgett placed second out of 84 bowlers in six games on Nov. 8-10 as No. 10 UW-Whitewater took a fourth-place finish at the Warhawk Classic at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, Madison.
Purgett averaged 206 in a 1,236 pinfall, to earn All-Tournament Team honors by finishing in the top five.
She scored an 85 percent fill percentage and a 48 percent strike percentage.
UW-Whitewater began season competition with a 912-901 win over Lewis to grab the No. 4 seed.