Several local youth bowlers did well representing Modesto in the 2017 California State Pepsi Tournament District Finals. High-school age scratch bowlers earned a spot to the state finals at Classic Bowl in Daly City on May 6-7. They include Borgie Bueno, Ethan Herrick, John Carlos Engracio, Yuki Claudio, Jacob Gaddam, Aidan Coleman, Ashton Russell, Kyle Rosenberg, Carter Christensen and Nickel Chambers. Bueno, Claudio and Gaddam also won Handicap Division scholarships along with Nolan Powell, Abigal Fosi, Justin Odom, Tyler Posey, Max Smith and Sebastian Ruthford. The Scratch Champions in the lower age division won an entry to the 2017 Youth Championships in San Rafael. Those winners include Allison Semone, Ariel Ereso and Scott Croce. Semone also won a handicap scholarship.