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Dyana Scott Named SWAC Bowler of the Year
Courtesy: Jackson State Athletics Media  
Release: 02/22/2013
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Courtesy:Jackson State Athletics Media

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After confirmation of all scores from both round-ups, the 2013 All-Southwestern Athletic Conference Bowling teams have been determined. In addition, the tournament field for the bowling championship has been set.

By a very slim marging, Jackson State junior Dyanna Scott earned SWAC Bowler of the Year honors. Scott claimed the title by less than a pin. She finished the round-ups with an average of 200.46, just ahead of Sharita Turner of Prairie view who finished with an average of 200.33.

Top Freshman honors went to Kaila Ryan of Alabama State who finished the two round-up with an average of 195.96. Not only was Ryan the top freshman, she had the third highest average of all bowlers, earning her a spot on the All-SWAC First Team.

Joining Scott, Turner and Ryan, on the All-SWAC First Team were Camille Collins and Rebecca Goodwin of Alabama A&M. Collins averaged 195.0 for the round-ups, while Goodwin averaged 190.88. Goodwin also had the highest game of the events with a 267.

Here is the complete list of All-SWAC performers for 2013. The SWAC Coach of the Year will be announced at the championship tournamentThe championship will be held March 22-24 at Vestavia Lanes inBirmingham.

The six-team field will consist of Alabama A&M, Alabama State, Southern, Jackson State, Prairie View ant Texas Southern. AlabamA&M claimed the regular season title with a record of 16-8, narrowly slipping pastAlabama State, Southern and Jackson State who finished in a three-way tie for second at 15-9. Prairie View was fifth at 13-11, while Texas Southern was sixth at 9-15. Grambling was eliminated from the postseason, finishing seventh at 1-23.

All-SWAC Bowling 1st Team

Dyanna Scott, JR (JSU) - 200.46
Sharita Turner, SO (PVAM) - 200.33
Kaila Ryan, FR (ASU) - 195.96
Camille Collins, JR (AAMU) - 195.0
Rebecca Goodwin, FR (AAMU) - 190.88

Bowling 2nd Team

Danielle Walker, SO (ASU) - 189.65
Ashle Reid, FR (PVAM) - 188.70
Jasmine Adams, JR (TSU) - 188.50
Ariel Dowdy, SO (AAMU) - 188.24
Kaylene Adams, SO (SU) - 187.86

Bowler of the Year
Dyanna Scott (JSU) - 200.46

Freshman of the Year
Kaila Ryan (ASU) - 196.96

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