The UCSB club bowling team placed sixth in the first annual Southern California Bakersfield Classic Tournament this weekend in Bakersfield, Calif. Santa Barbara considered their second tournament of Winter Quarter and fifth of the season a success.

“We did a lot better than the results show,” senior captain Michelle Cultrera said. “I think we did really well, despite all the challenges we faced.”

Playing nine other teams from all across California, the team competed against San Jose State, UC Davis, Cal State Long Beach, Las Positas College and three teams from Fresno State.

“The Fresno men’s team is fifth in the nation,”