The first Minnesota college combine was held Sunday December 22, 2013 at Medina Entertainment Center in Medina, MN. The combine had college representatives from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Nebraska and Missouri. One hundred and twenty six students attended the combine. Students were separated into three groups and rotated through the lanes for the coaches to watch. The students submitted resumes for the coaches to review and make notes.
When the bowling was completed the students and coaches were joined together in an “expo” type setting giving the students and parents an opportunity to ask the coaches questions about there college bowling programs.
The colleges represented included: Midland University, Iowa Central Community College, Graceland University, University of Wisconsin Whitewater, Viterbo University, Lindenwood University, Robert Morris, Grandview University, Mount Mercy, Morningside University, AIB College of Business, Winona University, CheyNey University of Pennsylvania, Emmanuel College, Minnesota State University Mankato, William Penn, Waldorf University, St Ambrose and University of Northern Iowa.
For a list of colleges and contact information go to College Bowling Programs.
The college combine was sponsored by the United States Bowling Academy and Bowling Proprietors of Minnesota.