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York Dispatch Bowler of the Week: Dover's Matt Forry

  • Dover's Matt Forry, 16, recently rolled a 790 series at Hanover Bowling Centre.
  • Forry began bowling at Lincolnway Bowling when he was 7 or 8 years old.
  • Forry's most memorable moment in bowling was rolling his first 300 game.

Bowler: Matt Forry, 16, of Dover.

Matt Forry

Latest bowling accomplishment: Rolled a 790 series at Hanover Bowling Centre.

I started bowling: At Lincolnway Bowling when I was 7 or 8 years old.

Bowlers I have learned the most from: My father, Rodney, and Ron Baer.

Part of my game I'm working on improving: Making my spares.

Best bowling advice I have received: Remember to be slow and steady.

Most memorable bowling moment: Rolling my first 300.

York Dispatch Bowler of Week: Eddie Norris

PBA bowlers I enjoy watching:Jason Belmonte and Pete Weber.

Advice I would give someone just starting to bowl: Keep at it; don't quit.

Most difficult part about bowling: Staying out of your head.

Future goal: Roll an 800 series.

Note:Colony Park Lanes North will play host to an over/under 45 doubles tournament at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 26.  The format features five games of doubles with the top four teams moving onto the stepladder Baker-style finals. The cost is $80 per team and one in five teams will cash. The top prize is expected to be $500, based on 20 teams. For more information, call 848-6262.

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