GREENSBORO – Sophomore Emily Strombeck was named the MEAC Bowling Athlete of the Week for the third time this season, the league announced on Tuesday.
Strombeck led 20th-ranked North Carolina A&T (47-20 overall) to a third place finish at the Wildcat Invitational last weekend in DeLand, Fla. The Aggies posted the best record at the tournament going 10-3 in the three-day event. The Aggies went 8-0 on the last two days of the tournament.
The Durham, N.C., native finished with a pinfall of 1,005 and tabbed the fifth highest average at the invitational of 201 and was named to the all-tournament team. Strombeck pinned a 234 in a 992-948 win over Alabama State. In A&T’s 926-794 victory over Tulane she rolled a team-high 212.
A&T will host the Aggie Master’s Challenge on Feb. 21-23.