for the 2012-13 season as the Aggies leading returning bowler thanks to her
169.9 average, which is the highest among the returning bowlers...Poole looks to
add veteran leadership while looking to improve on her spare consistency...Showed
improvement from her freshman to sophomore season...Has bowled in 72 individual
matches for an average 168.8...In five of those matches, she bowled a score of
200 or better...Earned the 2011-12 A&T Bowling Model of Consistency award...She
is a two-time A&T scholar athlete and in 2012 she earned MEAC All-Academic
Bowled in 42 team matches with a total pinfall of 7,258...Averaged 172.8
over the course of the season...Bowled a career-high 235 on Nov. 12 in the MEAC
Southern Division No. 1 tournament, which ranked among the best games bowled in
conference play in 2011-12...Bowled an average of 180 or better in four of the
team's eight meets, and she had a score of 200 or better three times...Her best
average was 187, which she bowled on Nov. 12 at the MEAC Southern Division No.
1 tournament...Also played in 48 bakers games.
2010-11 Season: Played in 30 individual matches with
an average of 163.2...It was third highest average on the team...Posted a total
pinfall of 4,897...Bowled a season-best 216 at the Delaware State Capital Classic
on Feb. 11...Her 200-plus game of the season was a 205 at the Lady Bulldogs
Bowling Classic on Jan. 22...Was third on the team in games played with 30.
High School: Was the top female hurdler on the
track and field team...Named captain of the bowling team...Also played tennis
and was on the cheerleading squad...Named to the Honor Society and took
advanced placement psychology....Served as class president, class treasurer and
worked in the Peers as Leaders Mentoring Program.
Personal: Full name is Cherise Linyae
Poole...She is the daughter of Noreen and Michael Poole...Has one sibling,
Cecelia...Cherise is a computer science major who was born on Jan. 22, 1992...Her
nicknames are Reese and Re-Re...Involved in the Student Athletic Advisory
Committee and the National Society of Black Engineers...Spent the summer of her
freshman year as an intern with JPMorgan Chase & Co....Her first bowling
memory was going to bowling camp at age 10...Her favorite bowling memory was
traveling to Europe in the People-to-People Sports Ambassadors program where
she bowled in England, Amsterdam, and Holland.