BATON ROUGE, LA
– Monmouth University bowlers Jackie Evans
(Acton, MA/ Minuteman Tech [Lawrence Tech]) and Kaitlyn Reth
(Baltimore, MD / Overlea [Baltimore Co. CC]) were recognized by the National Ten Pin Coaches Association as All-American honorees at the NCAA Bowling Awards Dinner on Wednesday evening.
Evans was one of five bowlers selected to the NTCA All-America Third Team, while Reth was named to the NTCA All-America Honorable Mention Team.
"Kate and Jackie performed well consistently throughout the season,” Director of Bowling Karen Grygiel
. “They are talented players who have contributed significantly to our program."
Evans placed in the top-10 in five events during the 2016-17 season, including two-top three individual finishes at the FDU Jamboree and the Hawk Flight Invite. Reth also earned five top-ten finishes on the year, highlighted by her overall first-place performance at the James Brown Invitational.
As a team, Monmouth finished the season ranked No. 13 in the NTCA Poll and earned its first top-10 ranking in program history in November.