1991 – Pioneer
Lucille Noe has won bowling titles over five decades. First, the Columbus Headpin and Cincinnati Times Star Doubles Title in the 1940’s to the Columbus WBA City doubles title in 1987.
The hi-lite of her bowling career was in 1956, when she won the WIBC Tournament Singles with a 708 series. This was the second 700 series in WIBC Tournament history. Lucille bowled in 44 WIBC tournaments. She has a high game of 298. Her high average was 191 in 1971.
In 1960, she won the Ohio WBA title in doubles and was on the winning team in 1977. She has competed in 48 Ohio WBA tournaments.
Lucille has bowled in every Columbus WBA City tournament since 1948 and her performance is outstanding as she has won the team title 10 times between 1948 and 1965. She had doubles titles in 1956, 1959, and 1987. She had all-events titles in 1957, 1958 and high series in 1957 and 1960.
Lucille was selected as one of the top 10 women of the year in the sports category by the Columbus Citizen Journal in 1956.
Lucille was a member of the Professional WBA 1958-60. She became a charter inductee of the Columbus WBA Hall of Fame in 1980 for Outstanding Performance.
Lucille is currently serving on the Columbus WBA Hall of Fame Committee and the Ohio WBA Hall of Fame Board.