Walbridge, Oh (April 19, 2019) – Wood County Committee on Aging, Inc. (WCCOA) held the annual Wii Bowling Tournament on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the Walbridge Public Library. The event, which has taken place each June for the past ten years, draws in participants from all over the county. They Wii Bowl for 4 hours and enjoy lunch together. The lunch was sponsored by Kingston of Perrysburg and Right at Home.
Ten teams participated in the tournament, including six teams from the Northeast Area Senior Center and Walbridge Area, one from the Perrysburg Area Senior Center, two from the Pemberville Area Senior Center and one from the North Baltimore Area Senior Center.
The annual event tests participants’ bowling skills in a high tech environment using the Wii system. The event encourages participants to work together and ensures that they are supporting and cheering on other senior center sites as well.
The double elimination event ended with the Perrysburg Team being undefeated. Their final score was 23 after battling it out against the Walbridge team called “The Fireballs.” The Fireballs consisted of Hank Benavides, Kathy Wagner, Cheri Baldwin, Paula Seltzer, and Jim Fuleky. Their score was 226.
The winning team from Perrysburg consisted of five individuals: Cathy Wyss, Sharon Filipovich, Joe Filipovich, Shelia Biagioni and Darlene Doxie.