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2017-2018 Selected Men's Team


Thomas Peters

Thomas Peters
 
 
 
 
 
Hometown: Belleville, Ill.
Year: Senior, 4th year on team
Major: Sport Management
No. of Years Bowling: 12
High Game: 300 (5)
High Series: 836 (2)
Right-handed


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Accomplishments

  • 2016 Junior Team USA Member
  • 2016 Jayhawk Classic, second place
  • 2015 Intercollegiate Team Championships Champion
  • 2015 Junior Gold Championships, top 16 finish
  • 2014, 2013 - Top 10 finisher at Teen Masters
  • Two-time Illinois High School Player of the Year

Bowler Favorites

Dessert: Cookie Dough
Food: Spaghetti
Ice Cream Flavor: Vanilla
Vacation Spot: Any place with a beach
Professional Sports Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Professional Athlete: Jason Belmonte
Movie: Marley & Me
Television Show: The Flash
Song: "LA Calling" by Crystal Fighters 
Superhero: The Flash
Retail Store: Urban Outfitters
Quote: “If you're not first, you're last." - Ricky Bobby


What is something unique about you? I lived in Alaska until I was 7.
Any superstitions? I believe in karma and if I performed well one day, I'll do the same routine the next day.
Why did you choose Wichita State? I chose Wichita State because they had a recipe for success that was obviously working. Wichita State is structured and focused on making you a better person while making you a better bowler.
What do you want to do after graduation? I want to be a professional bowler after I get my degree.