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The 27th annual All-Star Border Battle between the Superior and Duluth All-Stars will be Sunday at Country Lanes in Duluth.

The teams split last year at the Village Lanes in South Superior, with Superior winning the regular event 2,887-2,694 and Duluth winning the senior event 2,618-2,521 despite Superior’s Barb Hoag bowling the day’s high series of 639.

Lynn Lach had the high series of 615 for Superior, and Lezlee Nelson totaled 609. Dana Dallum’s 574 led Duluth.

The Superior All-Stars hold an advantage of 19-17 in the regular match, and Duluth holds a 4-2 series advantage in the senior match.

Representing the Superior All-Stars this year are Lezlee Nelson, Sara Love, Barb Hoag, Tina Wosmek, Marisa Vezina and Lois Oakman.

Hoag will bowl in her 21st all-star match, Nelson in her 10th, Love and Wosmek in their second, and Vezina and Oakman in their first.

Superior’s senior squad includes Cathy Meysman, Marlene Markon, Dawn Nelson, Twila Friborg and Dianne Mencel.

Meysman is the veteran of the senior group with 21 years of all-star experience. Nelson will make her 15th all-star appearance and Markon her fourth. Friborg and Mencel are both all-star rookies.

Superior Women’s Senior All-Stars

Cathy Meysman

Age 63. … 22nd all-star appearance. … High average this season is a 172 in Friday Nite Quickies League at Village Lanes. … High series is a 717. …  City championships include multiple years for Team, Doubles, Singles and all events. … Meysman has been on the Board of Directors for the Superior Association, she is a past vice president, served on the All-Star Committee, City Tournament Committee and Hall of Fame Committee. … Meysman has also been on the committee for the Rose Bowl and has been a Lane Inspector. She is a member of the Superior Bowling Hall of Fame.

Marlene Markon

Age 65. … Fourth all-star appearance. … High average this season is a 170 in the Monday Nite Trio League at Landmark Lanes.

Dawn Nelson

Age 67. … 15th all-star appearance. … High average is a 168 at Landmark Lanes. High series is 754. … City Tournament championships: Team, Doubles, Singles and All Events. … State Tournament Championships: Minnesota 1986 Team Event (Lind Shoes). … Nelson is a member of the Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Association and Superior Area Bowling Association Hall of Fames.

Twila Friborg

Age 59. … First all-star appearance. … High average is a 167 in the Monday Nite Trio League at Landmark Lanes. … City Championships: Women’s singles and women’s doubles.

Dianne Mencel

Age 58: First all-star appearance. … High average is a 168 in the Monday Nite Trio league at Landmark Lanes. … High series is a 674.

Superior Women’s All-Stars

Lezlee Nelson

Age: 38. … Making her 10th all-star appearance. … High average this season is a 195 in the NB Hooters League at Village Lanes. … She has bowled one 300 game and more than 10 700 series with a high of 770.

Sara Love

Age 27 … Second all-star appearance. … High average is a 190 in the Monday Nite Fun League at Village Lanes. … High series is a 711.

Barb Hoag

Age 61. … 21st all-star appearance. She has also bowled in four Senior Women’s All-Star matches. … High average is a 192 in Budweiser Classic League at Village Lanes. … High game of 290. … 24 700 series with a high of 760. … City championships include three City Women’s Team; two Women’s Doubles; three All Event Actual; six Mixed Team; and four Mixed Doubles. … Hoag was inducted into the Superior Bowling Hall of Fame in 2004 for Superior Performance and Meritorious Service.

Tina Wosmek

Age 40. … Second all-star appearance. … High average is a 182 in Monday Nite Fun League at Village Lanes. … High series is a 765.

Marisa Vezina

Age 24. … First all-star appearance. … High average this season is a 186 in NB Hooters League at Village Lanes. … High series is a 680.

Lois Oakman

Age 50. … First-all-star appearance. … High average this season is a 186 in the Friday Nite Quickies League at Village Lanes. … High game is a 289 and she had four 700 series with a high of 748. … City championships include the 2015 Women’s Doubles … Oakman is the Association Manager for the Superior Area USBC Bowling Association.

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