Judson University Hires Vince Biondo as New Head Bowling Coach | Judson University Christian College
Judson University Hires Vince Biondo as New Head Bowling Coach

Vince Biondo(ELGIN, IL – June 29, 2018) The Judson University Athletic Department is excited to announce the hiring of Vince Biondo as the second Head Bowling Coach in Judson University Bowling program history. Biondo's resume includes prior collegiate coaching and international bowling experience.

He was the Head Women's Bowling Coach at Western Illinois University from 1992-1993. He since has coached the North End Travel Bowling Team and has given bowling lessons in Island Lake, Ill. He is a United States Bowling Congress Certified Coach.

Biondo describes himself as a "[p]assionate Christian who has been part of the bowling community for over 30 years seeking to help and improve the lives of young individuals on and off the bowling lanes."

As a bowler, Biondo was a member of Team USA Bowling from 1991-1993, where he won numerous medals including being a two-time Gold Medalist at the 1991 U.S. Olympic Festival in Los Angeles. He also won the Bowling Writers' Association Amateur Bowler of the Year award in 1992 and 1993. He bowled collegiately at Western Illinois University, where he was a four-time All-Conference Bowler from 1988-1992.

He is a member of four bowling Hall of Fames including the Macomb Bowling Association (1993), the Suburban Windy City Bowling Association (2007), the Chicago Bowling Association (2017), and the Illinois Bowling Association (2017).

"Vince comes with an outstanding bowling background," said Athletic Director Chad Gassman. "Most importantly, he will be a great spiritual leader for our men and women bowlers."

The Judson University Athletic Department looks forward to having Biondo on campus. His first day was June 25.

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