Frederick, Md. (Oct. 20, 2019) --- The Delaware State bowling team opened its 2019-20 season with a fourth place finish, posting a 7-2 record, in the Mount St. Mary’s Shootout this weekend.

The Hornets were 5-0 in traditional team play on Saturday and 2-2 in Sunday Baker contests. DSU had a total pinfall of 9,033 pins for a 184.3 average in 49 frames.

The Hornets were third in the standings after defeating Mercyhurst (925-625), Chestnut Hill (924-835), Felician (887-793), Medaille (879-778) and Youngstown St. (933-881) in Saturday’s traditional play.

DSU began Baker play with a 5-0 victory over Roberts Wesleyan and a 4-1 triumph over Daemen before falling to Duquesne (2-3) and Wilmington (2-3) on Sunday.  

Delaware State’s Alexis Neuer (sr.) was named to the All-Tournament Team after finishing fifth among 102 competitors with a total pinfall of 982 for a five-game average of 196.4. Neuer topped the 200-mark in five games, including a high of 213.

DSU’s Katie Robb (so.) was 19th in the field with a total pinfall of 914 (182.8 avg).

Delaware State bowling