ROCHESTER—Watkins Glen's Lukas Buckman participated in the State Bowling Championships held at the AMF Gates Bowling Alley, in Rochester, March 6-7. Buckman was part of the six-man Section IV bowling teams. According to Coach Ward Brower, all six bowlers averaged over 200 for the season. Only one bowler averaged above 200 at the tournament. “The Lanes were not forgiving for anyone,” stated Brower.
Buckman had a 542 series in the morning session and a 519 series in the afternoon session. Buckman’s high game was a 197 in the final game of the second set.
Laura Flood competed in the New York State Indoor Track Championships at Cornell University, March 7. Flood was the only athlete from Watkins Glen to compete in the event. She competed in the 1500 meter racewalk. Going into the state meet, Flood was seeded 18th. Flood finished 16th overall with a time of 9:10.87. The racewalk championship was from Valley Stream and finished with a time of 7:05.03.