Published Date Written by Jim Lewis
Middletown bowler Eric Belles qualified for a shot at a state high school bowling title by finishing second in the Pennsylvania Eastern Regional Bowling Championships on Friday, March 6 at Leisure Lanes in Lancaster.
Belles is the second Middletown bowler to compete in the Pennsylvania State High School Bowling Championships, which will be held on Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21 at 222 Dutch Lanes in Ephrata. Teammate Cole Kautz was the first, reaching the state championships last year.
Belles led all boys' bowlers after a five-game qualifying round with scores of 257, 269, 255, 206 and 225 for a pin total of 1,208.