Area bowlers competing at HCCC

HERKIMER – The Herkimer Generals Women’s Bowling team started their season out well last week, competing in two tournaments, one at Hudson Valley on Jan. 21 and one at Columbia-Greene on Jan. 22.

After both matches, the team combined for 4,561 pins, giving them third place in the conference behind Hudson Valley and Schenectady County Community College.

Helping the women to those totals were Mayfield graduate Selena Barber, and Fonda-Fultonville graduates Desiree Gallup and Danielle Flander. Barber led the team in both matches, averaging 168.3 pins (178, 165 and 162) in Hudson Valley and 171.0 (164, 177 and 172) in Columbia-Greene.

Flander averaged 136.7 in the first match and 126.0 in the second and Gallup averaged 117.0 in the first and 132.0 in the second.

The women are scheduled to travel to SUNY Adirondack today for a 3 p.m. match.