Sports: Shockers kegler advances into Final 4 at nationals

Ted Woodward
April 17, 2019 - 2:09 pm

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Wichita State senior Sierra Kanemoto has advanced into the Final 4 in college bowling at the Intercollegiate Singles Championships in Dayton, Ohio; the event features 24 men and 24 women seeking an individual national championship.

Kanemoto is from Dayton, and will be bowling for a national title in her hometown.

As the #7 seed after Tuesday's qualifying games, Kanemoto advanced into the Round of 16 on Wednesday morning, where she defeated her opponent from Wright State 702-616. Then, in the quarterfinals, Kanemoto edged her competitor from Hastings 683-677.

In the national semifinals on Saturday, Kanemoto will square off against an opponent from McKendree for a spot in the finals. 

The team competition begins on Thursday.

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