IMG_20150516_123624874IMG_20150516_144814645IMG_20150516_144930272IMG_20150516_144404865The Flint Metro Conference Middle School league held their 5th annual Middle School Singles Championship Tournament on Saturday, May 16th at Grand Blanc Lanes. The tournament had 78 total entries, the same amount as last years tournament as they had 49 boys and 29 girls. The format was a 3 game qualifier with the top 16 girls advancing to match play and the top 32 boys advancing to match play. Qualifying 1st overall for the boys was Nicholas Westbrook from Lake Orion with a 711 total with handicap and qualifying 1st overall for the girls was Callie Richardson-Fuller from Kearsley. Medals were awarded for the high qualifiers and the high games of the tournament, the high game for the girls was Mya Bruno from Oxford who had a 204 actual game and 284 with handicap, the high game for the boys was bowled by Corey Ehrmantraut from Clio who had a 255 actual and 287 with handicap. In match play for the girls Mya Gruno from Oxford worked her way through the field and  defeated Rhyan Langdon from Kearsley in the final 4 to move into the finals to face off against another Oxford bowler in Erin Dinan who narrowly defeated high qualifier Callie Richardson-Fuller in the final 4. In the finals the girls battled back and forth before Mya prevailed by a final score of 224 to 168.  On the boys side Anthony Dumity from Grand Blanc who qualified 13th overall worked his way through the field and defeated Austin Parieseau from Davison in the final 4 to reach the finals. The other side of the bracket saw 30th seed Nathan Maxwell work his way through the field by defeating team mate Kyle Langworthy in the final 8 and then defeating the #2 seed in J’Vonte Morris from Flint Infity to move into the finals. The finals match for the boys was also back and forth and Anthony Dumity pulled away in the end to win the tournament with a 221 to 185 victory Nathan Maxwell. Pictured above from left to right are the high qualifiers, the next picture is the final 8 bowlers (4 boys and 4 girls) who all received medals, the next picture is the tournament champions Mya Bruno from Oxford and Anthony Dumity from Grand Blanc and the final picture is the high girls game and high boys game of the tournament, the girl is Mya Bruno from Oxford and the boy is Corey Ehrmantraut from Clio. Congratulations to all of the bowlers today, it was a great a tournament!