York Dispatch Bowler of the Week: George Rogers

  • York's George Rogers, 69, recently rolled a 787 series at Suburban Bowlerama.
  • Rogers started bowling almost 50 years ago at Super Bowl.

Bowler: George Rogers, 69, of York.

George Rogers

Latest bowling accomplishment: Rolled a 787 series at Suburban Bowlerama.

I started bowling: Almost 50 years ago at Super Bowl.

Bowler I learned the most from: Ruth Leaman.

Part of my game I'm working on improving: My accuracy.

Best bowling advice I ever received: Keep your feet slow and hit your target.

Bowling appeals to me because: I enjoy the competition.

York Dispatch Bowler of Week: Red Lion's Paul Wolfram

Most difficult part about bowling: Staying in shape to bowl, particularly at my age.

Advice I would give someone just starting to bowl: Keep your temper in check and have fun.

PBA bowler I enjoyed watching:Earl Anthony.

Future goal: Roll another 800 series.

Note: Hanover Bowling Centre will play host to the York Area Handicap Doubles Tournament at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 2. The format is best ball. The entry fee is $45 per team and one in four teams will cash.

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