Several area bowlers named WAC all-stars

Several area bowlers were among those selected for the Western Athletic Conference all-star team.

Mayfield’s Alex Colby was named to the boys team, while Mayfield’s Bryanna Hammond, Virginia Johnson and Carly Poyfair were named to the girls all-star team.

Fort Plain’s Beth Mallett also was named a girls all-star.

Berne-Knox-Westerlo’s Derek Hempstead was selected as the boys MVP after posting a 198 average this season.

Middleburgh’s Hunter Guest, Saratoga Catholic’s Charlie Cusano, Duanesburg’s Tyler Largeteau and Middleburgh’s William Miaski also were named to the all-star team.

Guest had the high series in the WAC this season with a 679, while Miaski had the high game of 280. Middleburgh won the league title with a record of 50 1/2-9 1/2.

Schoharie’s Makayla Williams was selected as the WAC girls MVP. Williams finished with a league-high 179 average this season for the Indians.

Poyfair had the WAC’s high game this season with a 237 for Mayfield, which won the league title with a 42-2 record. It was the fourth straight Western Athletic Conference crown for the Lady Panthers.

Mallett posted the league’s high series with a 622 for Fort Plain.

Also named to the all-star team was Schoharie’s Megan Williams.

2013-14 Western Athletic Conference Bowling All-Stars


MVP: Derek Hempstead (Middleburgh)


William Miaski (Middleburgh), Hunter Guest (Middleburgh), Tyler Largeteau (Duanesburg), Alex Colby (Mayfield), Charlie Cusano (Saratoga Catholic)


MVP: Makayla Williams (Schoharie)


Megan Williams (Schoharie), Beth Mallett (Fort Plain), Bryanna Hammond (Mayfield), Carly Poyfair (Mayfield), Virginia Johnson (Mayfield)