York Dispatch Bowler of the Week: Calvin Conaway
- Hanover Calvin Conaway, 14, is the York Dispatch Bowler of the Week.
- Conaway recently raised his average by 50 pins, from 113 to 163.
- Conaway began bowling last year in a league at South Hanover Lanes.
Bowler: Calvin Conaway, 14, of Hanover.
Latest bowling accomplishment: Raised his average by 50 pins, from 113 to 163.
I started bowling: Last year in a league at South Hanover Lanes.
Bowlers I've learned the most from: My uncle, Rob Brooks, Billy Heltzel Jr., Debby and Randy Seibert.
Best bowling advice I ever received: Take your time and focus frame by frame.
Part of my game I'm working on improving: My approach.
Bowling appeals to me because: It's really fun and it's such a thrill when you do well.
Most difficult part of bowling: Learning the complexities of the game.
Advice I would give someone just starting to bowl: Try to hit your mark consistently.
Most non-bowlers don't realize: How thrilling and enjoyable the game can be.
Future goal: Continue to raise my average and see how far I can go.
Note:Colony Park Lanes North will play host a no-tap singles tournament on the second and fourth Sundays of each month. Squad times are 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Bowlers roll three games with a 90 percent handicap of 230. The entry fee is $18 per person.
Bowler of the Week is submitted by the York County Bowling Proprietors Association.