Major: Mechanical Engineering
Nicknames: Joey G
What is something unique about you?
I do not like fruit (except bananas)
Why did you choose Wichita State?
Wichita State has a great environment, a great bowling program and an excellent engieering program. Overall, I just wanted to be a part of the environment that was created here over the years.
What are plans after graduation?
I don’t know yet.
What gets you pumped to bowl?
Anytime I just get to be in a moment, and have fun with other people. Tournaments with a lot on the line.
Number of Years Bowling: 17
High Game: 300 (14)
High Series: 800 (5)
Top Bowling Accomplishments
- Winning my first open division (scratch) tournament against Wes. (April, 2013)
- Cashing in Lubbock, TX in the Lubbock Open in the 2019 summer swing (late June) BECAUSE I got to cross with my childhood hero Tommy Jones AND the best bowler in the world at the time Jason Belmonte.
- Anytime I have made the Wichita State Shocker bowling team. I am just forever grateful to be here. - Making match play Junior Gold 2013
- Making match play Junior Gold 2017/2018.
- Receiving SoCal bowler of the year for JBT (2015-2016 season)
- Receiving the Mickey Colleti award (JAT’s award for representing the tour and bowling) for the 2015-2016 season.
- Finishing essentially 40th at Team Trials 2016.
- Cashing in the first regional I bowled in summer of 2015.
- Winning my first adult tournament with Nick (Fall 2019)
Bowling Ball: Roto Grip Deranged
Bowling Center: Cal Bowl, Lakewood, CA
Food: My mom and Dads steak and pilaf. And my girlfriend’s parents spicy pasta
Vacation Spot: Los Angeles
Professional Sports Team: Washington Wizards
Professional Athlete: Gilbert Arenas, John Wall
Movie: Star Wars Episode III
TV Show: Prison Break
Book or Author: Magyk
Song: Guitar Sound - Ronald Jenkees
Quote: “I can do all things in God who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13
Ice Cream Flavor: Cookie Dough/Birthday Cake
Fast Food: In-n-Out
Restaurant: 710 Grille
Retail Store: Abercrombie and Fitch
Super Hero: Elon Musk