Saturday, August 24, 2013
Missy Parkin and Kelly Kulick won the Silver Medal in the Doubles event of the WTBA World Championships.
Parkin and Kulick teamed up to shoot 2736 for their 6-game block, making the top 4 finals by 2 pins.
In the semifinals, they faced the top seed Venezuelan sisters Alicia and Karen Marcano. In the one game match, Parkin-Kulick defeated the Marcanos 483-373.
Also in the semifinal match USA Teammates Shannon O'Keefe and Stefanie Nation defeated Australia's Ann-Maree Putney and Carol Gianotti 469-430, making for an all-American final match.
In the final match, O'Keefe-Nation prevailed defeating Parkin-Kulick 482-438.
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Watch Missy Parkin and the rest of Team USA as they compete in the 2013 WTBA World Championships at Sunset Station in Henderson, Nev.
Joining Missy on the Women's team are fellow teammates: Kelly Kulick, Liz Johnson, Shannon Pluhowsky, Shannon O'Keefe and Stefanie Nation.
The Men's team consists of: Chris Barnes, Tommy Jones, Bill O'Neill, Mike Fagan, John Janawicz and John Szczerbinski.
The World Championships consists of Singles, Doubles, Trios, Team and Masters events and runs from August 16-30.
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Monday, August 5, 2013
Missy Parkin was selected to the 75th Bowlers Journal All-American team.
Joining Missy on the team are: Diandra Asbaty, Lindsay Boomershine, Liz Johnson and Kelly Kulick.
The Men's First Team is comprised of:
Jason Belmonte, Mika Koivuniemi, Scott Norton, Sean Rash and Pete Weber
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