Petkac, Powers earn individual academic honors
2016-17 NTCA All-Academic Team
As a Junior (2016-17)
• Late addition to the squad went on to earn NEC All-Rookie Team honors after not bowling competitively since her senior year of high school (2013-14).
• Posted DU's third- and fifth-highest tournament averages of the season with a 197.17 at the Virginia Union Invitational (185, 177, 215, 198, 198, 210, 1,183 total) and a 194.20 at the Hawk Flight Invite (180, 203, 201, 225, 162, 971 total).
• Her second-place finish at the Virginia Union Invitational was the best by a Duke during the regular season and earned her a spot on the all-tournament team.
• Rolled top individual games of 232 vs. Caldwell at NEC Meet #1 and 225 vs. LIU Post at the Hawk Flight Invite.
• One-time NEC Rookie of the Week (Nov. 9).
• Helped North Tonawanda to a 12-2 record and second place finish in the Niagara Frontier League as a senior team captain in 2013-14.
• Led the team with a 192 average and top series of 716 as a senior.
• Posted five consecutive strikes for a 234 in leading the Lady Jacks to the silver medal at the Section VI Championships. Powers' performance helped the team jump from fifth to second in the final game.
• Finished second at the Section VI Championships to earn a trip to the State Championship on Long Island.
• Won the 2012-13 NY Section VI Singles Sectional title.
• Was part of a 2012-13 NY State Championship team.
• Recipient of a Rangos Scholar Award.
• Athletic training major.