Rachel Darrow Biography
2017-18 (Sophomore): Battled a hip injury throughout the season... Appeared in 21 team matches and totaled 3,597 pins for a 171.29 average... Bowled a pair of 200 games, including a season-high 211 versus Adelphi at the Kutztown Invitational, which was the first weekend of the spring semester... Her highest finish of the season was 20th at the Crusader Classic... Totaled 897 over the five games for an average of 179.40... Bowled in 262 Baker games over 49 matches... Started 34 matches in the third position, 13 matches in the fourth position and two in the second spot... Posted frame averages of 17.92 in traditional play and 17.66 in Baker play for an overall average of 17.73... Registered a 35.17 strike percentage and converted 63.62 percent of her spare attempts... Marked in 76.41 percent of her frames.
2016-17 (Freshman): Started 39 traditional matches and appeared in another as a substitute... Averaged 190.59 in team games, which led the Penguins... Bowled a team-high 19 games over 200... Finished in the top 20 in three tournaments and made the all-tournament team at the Kutztown Invitational and the Columbia 300 Music City Classic... Finished third, which was the highest placing by a Penguin at any tournament during the year, against some of the top bowlers in the country at the Music City Classic... The event featured 19 of the top 20 teams in the NTCA top 25 poll... Averaged 212.8 over five games at the tournament and surpassed 200 four times, including when she bowled a season-high 257 against Saint Francis U... Averaged 206.8 as she placed 11th at the Kutztown Invitational... Averaged 198.2 at the Bud Whitman Invitational as she placed 13th... Bowled in 298 Baker games and was the fourth bowler or anchor all but once... Posted frame averages of 19.46 in traditional play and 18.34 in Baker play for an overall average of 18.78... Registered a 40.45 strike percentage and converted 65.69 percent of her spare attempts... Marked in 79.57 percent of her frames.
High School: Earned four varsity letters and served as Troy's anchor... Set a school record for highest series with a 678... Led Troy to its first state title by finishing third at the state tournament with a 672 series... Named First-Team All-Ohio with her finish, and she was also a Greater Western Ohio Conference first team selection as a senior.
Personal: Parents are Ron and Candace... Has a brother (Rase)... Born in Toledo, Ohio... Major is exercise science.