Verda N. 'Nadine' Powers

Nadine has bowled in at least two leagues a season since 1955 up to the point of her induction. She has bowled in all of the city and state tournaments and has attended every city meeting since 1958. The WIBC National Tournament in 1992 in Lansing, Michigan marked her 28th appearance and as of May 2005 she has accumulated a total of 40 appearances. She has been a Delegate to the WIBC National Convention for 26 years and the Minnesota State Convention for over 30 years. Nadine served as a Director to the Minneapolis Women's Bowling Association from 1965-1978 and Treasurer from 1978 to the present. She has been a member of the Board of Directors for 27 years and has served on every committee. She has also served as a league officer for more than 14 years. She served as league President of the Banana Split League at East Side Lanes and as Secretary of the Pinsetter's Paradise League at Lowry-Emerson Lanes. She has a high game of 262 and a high series of 676 at Northside Bowl in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Meritorious Service
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Womens' WIBC Hall of Fame