Three-sport athlete Bunge reaches 1,000 career points

Bunge 1000

OTTAWA LAKE — Whiteford’s Janie Bunge reached 1,000-career points Tuesday night in the Bobcats game against Ida.

Bunge reached the milestone with a free throw in the second half. Ida beat Whiteford 45-25 after leading 14-8 at halftime.

Bunge, who now has 1,005 career points, is the eighth Bobcat to reach 1,000 career points. The full list:

Karen Hubbard 1663
Dawn Murphy 1484
Leslie Koppelman 1215
Leigh Ross 1180
Kristin O’Mara 1120
Wendy Adams 1057
Rae Koppelman 1034
Janie Bunge 1005

A four-year varsity player, Janie reached 1,000 points in her 80th career game with the Bobcats.

She scored 102 points as a freshman, 210 as a sophomore and 341 as a junior when she won the TCC scoring championship. She has 352 points this year for the 4-14 Bobcats after scoring 14 vs. Ida Tuesday in front of the home Bobcat fans. She is averaging 19.6 points per game and leads the TCC in scoring with one league game remaining.

Here’s a breakdown of her 4-year career:

2011-12 31 2 34 47 102 21
2012-13 79 8 28 62 210 21
2013-14 107 19 70 119 341 20
2014-15 95 30 72 132 352 18
CAREER 312 59 204 360 1005 80

She was presented a plaque by Bobcat coach and athletic director Nate Gust.

A three-sport athlete, Bunge was second team All-State in volleyball this past season for the Bobcats, helping them win a third straight league championship. She was also named Female Athlete of the Year in the Monroe County Region.


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