By Keith McShea
Carroll, a junior at Williamsville South, is the Prep Talk Player of the Year for girls bowling as she's carried on a championship-level tradition.
She was the Section VI champion this year by rolling a 1,215 series at AMF Thruway Lanes. She also helped the Section VI team to a second-place finish at the state championships in Babylon, Long Island.
Last year, she was fourth overall at the state championships in helping the Section VI all-star team to the state title.
Carroll's mother, Cindy Coburn-Carroll, and her grandmother, Doris, are have been inducted into several Halls of Fame, and they are the only mother and daughter to be inducted into the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame.
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All Prep Talk Players of the Year will be honored at the inaugural Prep Talk Awards on June 16 at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo, featuring Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Reed and Janet Snyder of Kiss 98.5. The Prep Talk Awards will honor Prep Talk Players of the Year in more than 30 sports, along with the All-Western New York first teams in football and basketball.
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Our Countdown to the Prep Talk Awards will feature a different Prep Talk Player of the Year each day until the big day.
The list thus far:
Countdown to the Prep Talk Awards / Prep Talk Players of the Year
May 15 -- Boys soccer: Brandon Galanti, Frontier
May 16 -- Girls soccer: Carissima Cutrona, Williamsville South
May 17 -- Girls swimming: Dina Rommel, Clarence
May 18 -- Boys swimming: Jack Boyd, Canisius
May 19 -- Wrestling: Renaldo Rodriguez-Spencer, Cheektowaga
May 20 -- Boys bowling: Chad Mee, Frontier
May 21 -- Girls bowling: Haley Carroll, Williamsville South
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