Rising Stars

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As a long-time supporter and advertiser with the Bowlers Journal International, Turbo is delighted to share and support the BJI Generation Next, a new magazine feature that recognizes outstanding youth bowlers and future ambassadors of the sport. The athletes recognized here were featured in a recent issue of the BJI.

Bowlers can apply for Generation Next by submitting the following information to tracklwright@aol.com: Name, e-mail address, Age, Average, High Game, High Series, Bowling Accomplishments and Extra Curricular Activities. Eligibility Requirements: All certified USBC High School and College bowlers will be considered. Upon selection by BJI, bowlers will be asked to submit photo, similar to those featured on this page.

Turbo is firmly committed to helping support and educate youth bowlers fostering growth and life-long participation in the sport. Be sure to visit our Coaching Section for more information on the Turbo Tech Collegiate Expo, the premier recruiting and educational program for high school bowlers and college coaches.



Age: 19

This two-hander out of Louisville, Ky., is a Junior Team USA member for the first time this year after becoming the U20 division’s leading qualifier at the 2016 Junior Gold Championships, in which he finished fifth and shot an 807 series on that tournament’s demanding condition. A 2016 Greater Louisville Youth Bowling Association Bowler of the Year, Armstrong also is a 2016 Kentucky/Indiana All-Stars Singles champion, a two-time Kentucky High School Athletic Association Region 3 Singles Champion and a two-time runner-up. The 2014 Kentucky Pepsi State Championships winner also logged a third-place finish at the KHSAA State Championships in 2015.