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.



Alex Nolan
Age: 16
Hometown: Mokena, Ill.

This standout with the Lincoln Way Central High School Knights is earning serious praise for the poise and ability heis demonstrating on the lanes and in the classroom. His coach Robert Clayton calls the 4.3 GPA student “one of the best young talents I have seen in a long time.”InFebruary, the Pepsi State Youth Championship winner shot 300 in the Junior Pro Doubles Scratch league at Orland Bowl in Orland Park, Ill., which pits youth bowlers against sport shots. The following month, Nolan finished runner-up to Team USA player Brent Boho atan Illinois State Scholarship Tour event in which he competed among many college-age players. His dad Rob commends his “ability to persevere on tough shots without frying out. He never gives up.”