Cecil Harford USBC Association

1016 Young Ave

Bel Air Md, 21014-1870   


Association # 86494

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"Meritorious Service"







Nance Barnard has been a member of the Harford County Women's Bowling Association for 29 years. She has been a member of the Board of Directors for 16 years. She was elected as a Director in J984, and in 1999 was appointed Second Vice President and holds that office at the present time.
Nance has devoted her time and energy in serving the association through her committee work. She has been Chairman of  Legislative, Nominating, Policy & Procedures, Secretary of the Year, Special Projects, Publicity and Newsletter. She was also a member of the Hall of Fame Criteria and Selection. She was a Lane Representative for Harford Lanes for four years.


Having served first as a reporter on our Pin Dust Newsletter for eight years gave Nance the experience she needed to become Editor in 1995. As Editor she won awards from the National Women's Bowling Writers Association in J996, 1997 and 1998.
In 1996 Nance was honored as HCWBA's "Best Secretary of the Year", having been nominated by her league, the Kathryn Scott Memorial Scratch League at Harford Lanes.
Nance was elected Delegate to the Maryland State Annual Meeting for 12 years and always attended, contributing to the welfare of HCWBA. She has also been a teller at several of those meetings.
At our local tournaments Nance has served on almost all of the committees. And, when we have hosted the Maryland State WBA tournaments she also worked on those committees. She was the Chairman for the MSWBA Annual Meeting when we hosted it here in 1997.
In the leagues she has held all offices, except Sgt. at Arms, and served on all league committees.
Nance was Vice President of our local 600 Club for seven years and has been Secretary/Treasurer from 1993 to the present time. She was President of our 500 Club for two years. She is a member of the Maryland State 700 Club.
With two young sons interested in bowling, Nance became a Certified Youth Instructor and worked with the children's leagues at Harford Lanes for two years.
Nance is also a very good bowler whose career high average is 196, her High game is 279 and High series is a beautiful 702. She won several titles from the Maryland State WBA tournaments.
For her dedication, enthusiasm, and support of the Harford County Women's Bowling Association we are proud to induct Nance Barnard into our Hall of Fame.