TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Dec. 3) – The Florida A&M Women’s Bowling team battled for two days against the MEAC Southern Division field this weekend, but the Rattler Women were edged out by North Carolina A&T for first place at the second Divisional Tournament of the year at the Galimore Lanes on the FAMU campus.
Winners are determined by total pinfalls, and North Carolina A&T, which went 6-3, recorded a pinfall total of 8,145, while second place FAMU (5-4), finished with a total of 8,005. Norfolk State (7-2) was third with a pinfall total of 7,881, while Bethune-Cookman (0-9) placed fourth (6,426).
Host FAMU placed three players in the Top Ten on the Individual Leaderboard Saturday, as the Rattler trio of Keondra Eaton (200.33), Monique Ragland (199.00) and Demetria Bethel (192.67) - finished 1-2-3 in the rankings, followed by the Aggie duo of Ana Olaya (191.00) and Cameron Strombeck (190.67).
WHAT’S NEXT: FAMU will host the Rattler Invitational Tournament in Pensacola, Florida, Friday through Sunday, January 26-28. Full details and complete team listings to be announced after January 1.