Raider bowler Marty Porter etches his name in the 2010 IHSAA bowling
Ripley Raider Bowling Coach Ron Pollard is proud of South Ripley
junior Marty Porter as he advances to the State Bowling Tournament.
The South Ripley Raider Bowling team has improved each year since
its inclusion into the South Ripley available sports venue and
with Porters experiences elevating hopes, looks great for
No team members of this years team will graduate this spring,
meaning this season should be a solid stepping stone for the upcoming
Porter has unexpectedly bowled his way through the Muncie Regional
and the Richmond Forty Lanes semi-state, during his press for
a state championship title.
He will now head to Anderson to Coopers Sport Bowl on Saturday,
February 20 at 2 p.m. where he is one of only 18 of the qualifying
1372 bowlers that began the march to the state championship. Porter
is the son of Nancy and Marty Porter Sr. of Versailles.
The finals will be televised on Comcast/Brighthouse On Demand.
The show will be available to 450,000 homes with 3-4 replays the
following week on Channel 81. For more information you can go
Pollard has been involved in the bowling business for years and
has his own set of accomplishments. He and his family have operated
Pollards Bowl in Versailles for many years.