Shocker Bowling Camp Staff


Head Coach Gordon Vadakin

Gordon Vadakin

Wichita State head bowling coach since 1977

USBC Gold level certified coach -- first Gold level college bowling coach

Coached 18 of WSU's 20 National Championship

Member of Team USA coaching staff -- 1990-1993, 2000-2009

Two time player on Team USA

Coached Junior Team USA at the World Youth Championships in 1988 and 1991

Feature coach in ESPN's Teach Kids Bowling video tape

Inducted into USBC Hall of Fame in 2007 





Assistant Coach Mark Lewis

Mark Lewis


Wichita State assistant coach since 1999

USBC Silver level certified coach

Coach of 2005, 2007 and 2009 women's National Championship teams

Head coach for United Arab Emirates National Team 1995-1997

Two time player on Team USA, 1988 US National Amateur Champion

Only USA male competitor in any Olympic Games (1988 Seoul, South Korea)

Inducted into USBC Hall of Fame in 2004