Wyandt finished first in USBC Intercollegiate Singles TournamentPenn State Berks student Ryan A. Wyandt, 21, West Lawn, finished first in the United States Bowling Conference Intercollegiate Singles Sectional Qualifying Tournament held March 12, 2010 at AMF Parkway Lanes in Allentown, PA.
The US Bowling Congress sanctions over 2,700 students at 180 colleges and universities annually. All bowlers are eligible to compete in the singles tournaments held at four locations nationally. Wyandt finished first in the Allentown region, out of a field of 133 students. His pin total for the tournament ranked fourth nationwide.
As a tournament winner, Wyandt, a junior Information Sciences and Technology major, will compete among the top 16 collegiate bowlers in the country at the USBC Intercollegiate Singles Championships on May 16-19, 2010 in Euless, Texas.
The weekend featured Penn State Berks men's and women's teams in competition as well. Both teams finished 13th, the men out of a field of eighteen, women out of a field of fourteen.