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2018-2019 Girls Bowling Preview

Makenzie Blum ready to bowl.

School:  Urbandale

Nickname:  J-Hawks

Class:  2A

Colors:  Blue and White

Conference:  Central Iowa Metropolitan League – Central Conference


Head Coach:                

Gretta Richardson (BA - William Penn University 1986)

4th Season at Urbandale

Career Record (42-18) / Urbandale Record (34-17)


Assistant Coaches:       

Sam Anderson, Dan Davis


2017-2018 Record / Highlights:

  • 9-3 Overall / 4-1 in Iowa Conference
  • Class 2A -  7th Place at State Meet
  • Regional Meet Champions
  • Mackenzie Blum - 4th place at the State Meet
  • Megan Hess – 1st Team All State, 1st Team All-District
  • Mercedes Hendricks – 2nd Team All-District
  • Makenzie Blum – Des Moines Register All-Iowa Team


2018-2019 Returning Letterwinners (3):

Ashleigh Kistenmacher

Blair Liveringhouse

Makenzie Blum          


2018-2019 Outlook:

The J-Hawks look to improve upon their 7th Place Finish at the State Meet this year when play opens on November 20, 2019, at Merle Hay Lanes against DM North.  Three return from the group that bowled for the J-Hawks in the State Meet last year.


For more information, contact Head Coach Gretta Richardson at (515) 457-6892 or or Bill Watson at (515) 457-6994 or