Pioneers of Yesterday
Betty began bowling in 1950 at Robert Street Bowling and Union Depot. Bowled in Thursday Pleasure (Hi Rollers League) for 37 years (29 years as Secretary-Treasurer). She is currently bowling in 2 Leagues. Betty’s Hi Series is 661 in 1991-92 Season, Hi Game of 269 in the 1985-86 Season and a Hi Average of 175 in the 1991-92 Season. She was honored as the Secretary of the Year in 1983-84 by the St. Paul Women’s Bowling Association. Betty was also elected to Director of the St. Paul Women’s Bowling Association in 1987 and served for 18 years. Accomplishments in Bowling include: Division 1 Team Champion in 1989-90 at Royal Downs, Bowled in 19 City Tournaments, Bowled in 20+ State Tournaments, Bowled in 13 National Tournaments and Delegate to the National Convention for 14 years. She was also a Certified Lane Inspector from 1993-2005. Betty also volunteered at State Tournaments in 1992, 1997 and 2002. Duties as Director were the following: Chairman of the St. Paul Women’s Bowling Association Hall of Fame Committee for 8 years, Chairman of the Women’s Bowling Association All City Committee for 10 years and also served on Awards Committee for a number of years. She has been serving on the USBC Hall of Fame Committee since 2006.
Last Updated : Jan-18-2017