The Paper Cut

  • November 29Thurs, December 20 Finals Bell Schedule 2,4,6

  • November 29Wed, December 19 Finals Bell Schedule Periods 1,3,5

  • November 29Spirit Week December 17th-20th: Mon: Merry Monday(wear red+green), Tues: Holiday Socks & Hats, Wed: Ugly Sweater Day, Thurs: Blanket Day (bring your favorite blanket and cozy up!)

Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

Back to Article
Back to Article

Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

Amanda Mourelatos, Co-Editor of Cougart and Community Builder

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Family photo time!

A sport is any activity involving physical exertion in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment. According to that definition, is bowling a sport? Well, bowling is both an individual and a team game. Also, it does involve physical activity, although it isn’t much. Some people may say bowling is not a sport, but I would argue to say that it is indeed a sport.

Granny shot?

Just because bowling is not as popular as football or baseball does not mean it doesn’t deserve the title of a sport. Just like any other sport, bowling does involve lots of skill. Like golf, it is a team sport or a sport you can play on your own. There is competition in bowling, same as any other sport, but because of how casual the game is, it is also considered a recreational activity.

Wii Bowling…!

So the question is: do you believe bowling is a sport?

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Amanda Mourelatos, Associate Editor-in-Chief

Amanda Mourelatos is a sophomore at Sahuaro High School and the Associate Editor in Chief of The Paper Cut. She is a soccer player who has been playing...

1 Comment

One Response to “Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?”

  1. keith ylvisaker on November 28th, 2017 1:53 pm

    i know bowling is a sport because i have been bowling since I was 2 and a half and my whole family does it and I love it because it just makes me really happy and I want to try and start one here but I think a lot of kids here are not interested in the sport

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    AMC’s The Walking Dead Mid Season 9 Wrap Up – SPOILERS!

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Sleeping Yourself to the Grave?

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Stop Drinking Cow Milk!

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Did You Know You Can Talk To Microsoft Word?

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Fantastic Beasts: Crimes Of Grindelwald Ending Review

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Don’t Worry! Here Are 5 Ways To Survive School with Finals Around the Corner

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Toy Story 4

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    5 Things In Your Bathroom That Can Make You Sick

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    Bohemian Rhapsody Will Rock You

  • Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?

    Opinion

    The Best Time To Work Out For Better Weight Loss And Better Sleep

Navigate Right
Delivering Sahuaro's Cutting Edge News & Saving Trees
Bowling: To Be or Not To Be A Sport?