York Dispatch Bowler of the Week: Dave Bankert Jr.


Bowler: Dave Bankert Jr., 25, of Hanover.

Dave Bankert Jr.

Latest bowling accomplishment: Rolled his first career 300 at South Hanover Lanes.

I started bowling: Five years ago at South Hanover Lanes.

Bowler I have learned the most from: Mike Keller.

Part of my game I'm working on improving: Being more consistent.

Best bowling advice I ever received: Calm down and trust your ball.

Advice I would give someone just starting to bowl: Focus on your follow through.

Most difficult part about bowling: Getting over the bad shots.

Most non-bowlers don't realize that: You don't have to be good to have fun.

PBA bowler I enjoy watching: E.J. Tackett.

Future goal: Roll an 800 series.

Note: Colony Park Lanes North will play host to a no-tap singles tournament on the second and fourth Sundays of each month. Squads are slated for 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. The format features three games with a 300 maximum score per game. The cost is $18 per person. For more information, visit www.colonyparklanesnorth.com.

Bowler of the Week is submitted by the York County Bowling Proprietors Association.