Bowling - Fri, Sep. 28, 2012

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union bowling teams will open the 2012-13 campaign this weekend as they participate in the Green River Classic in Campbellsville, Ky.

The tournament is being held at Phillips Lanes.

This is the first of seven tournaments the Union squads will compete in. The teams are also now in a conference as the Mid-South Conference now sponsors bowling. The Green River Classic is the first of three sanctioned Mid-South Conference tournaments, according to Rauch. At the close of the season, in late February, there will be a MSC champion crowned.


The schools will be competing Saturday and Sunday mornings and afternoons.

The first ball will be rolled out at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and the afternoon teams will take to the lanes at 3:15. On Sunday, the tournament will close out with morning teams on the lanes at 8:30 and afternoon starting at 12:15.

Morning squads participating, include: Men — Bellarmine, Lindenwood-Belleville (2), Lindsey Wilson, St. Catharine, Union College, Louisville, UT Knoxville. Women — Campbellsville, Lindenwood (2) Lindsey Wilson, St. Catharine and Louisville.

Afternoon squads participating are: Men — Bethel University (2), Campbellsville (2), Cumberland University, Northern Kentucky University (2) and University of Pikeville (3). Women — Bethel, Campbellsville, Cumberland U., Northern Kentucky, Union College and Pikeville (3).