Children’s Hospital Foundation Bowl-A-Thon
- Saturday, February 18, 2017
- 12:30 to 4:30pm
- AMF Hanover Lanes, 7317 Bell Creek Road, Mechanicsville
2017 Annual Bowl-A-Thon Tops Fundraising Records
The 23rd Annual Bowl-A-Thon and 10th Annual Battle of the Banks were held concurrently on Saturday, Feb. 18 at AMF Hanover Lanes. The event was one of the largest yet, featuring 48 teams and 240 bowlers, and it broke fundraising records with over $24,000 raised for Children's Hospital Foundation.
Hillphoenix, the Paralyzed Veterans of America - Mid Atlantic Chapter, and Park Sterling Bank supported the event as Strike Sponsors, and nearly 50 area businesses donated items that were used as raffle prizes or given to top fundraising individuals and teams and high scoring individuals and teams. Many participants also created personal fundraising pages to raise money for the Foundation beyond their registration price. The entire event was supported by great volunteers from SunTrust Bank.
Top Fundraising Team - Hillphoenix raised $2,612, continuing their streak of being the top fundraising team for the 8th year in a row.
Top Fundraising Bank Team - Union Bank & Trust raised $2,023, making them the top fundraising bank team for the 8th time.
Top Fundraising Individuals -
- Matt Crane with Union Bank & Trust - $1,783
- Bob Sansone with Hillphoenix - $1,305
- Ben Edgell with Chesapeake Bank - $1,205
- Gwendolyn Licursi with Team Hailey and CHoR Dental - $1,075
- Jeremy Reed with TowneBank - $730
Top Scoring Teams and Individuals
High Scoring Team - CHoR Brook Road Facilities with 1696 pins
High Scoring Bank Team - Wells Fargo Champ lead by Matt Green with 1513 pins
High Scoring Female - Liz Hollis from Team Hailey with 171 pins
High Scoring Male - Roman McAchren from CHoR Brook Road Facilities with 236 pins