HOF – Mary Alice Poling


1989 – Meritorious Service
Mary Alice Poling

A charter member of the Lancaster Women’s Bowling Association (1939), Mary Alice, better known as Fritzie, has been its president for the past 29 years.

On the state level, she was appointed to the Ohio Women’s Bowling Association Board of Directors on 1977, and she has served as chairperson on many committees.

She was a member of the committee which established the Ohio WBA Seniors Tournament and was tournament manager for seven events. Currently, she is an Ohio WBA representative to the Ohio Bowling Council and serves as the group’s secretary/treasurer.

Fritzie has been active in youth bowling, serving as president of the Lancaster Junior Bowling Association from 1964 to 1972. She has bowled in 32 state tournaments and many WIBC championships.

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