The Padua Bruins Boys Varsity bowlers finished 3rd place in the St. Ignatius Wildcat Classic for the second consecutive year.
The boys bowled regular qualifying games of 825-910-871 to be in 5th place going into the 4 baker games with a score of 2606. The boys top scorers were
Nick Prusovic 206-200-201=607
Jeff Chinn 169-212-168=549
Jacob Anielski 152-149-210=511
Nick Ganci 164-163-146=473
Josh Kocuba 134-186-146=466
The boys bowled 180-164-189-170 baker games to maintain their position going into the 8-team bracket.
The first round match featured the #5 seed Padua Bruins vs.the #4 Westlake Demons in a best 2 out of 3 quarterfinal baker game match. Padua won game 1 161-148, lost game 2 185-149, and won the deciding 3rd game 177-161 to advance to the semifinal round
The Bruins took on the # 1 seed, the Skippers from Fairport Harbor with winner advancing to the championship round. Padua won game 1 181-169, lost game 2 186-175, and lost the deciding 3rd game 203-177, going down to the last 2 frames.
Senior Nick Prusovic garnered Wildcat Classic All-Tournament Team honors with his 607 series.