Lawrence “Bunny” Powell won the national 16–18 Junior Duck Pin Bowling Championships in 1942. He toured the Eastern Seaboard, winning individual titles and establishing single- and three-game records. He was nationally ranked for 20 years and was a member of Frederick’s 1952 second-place team in Charlotte, North Carolina, at the National Duck Pin Bowling Congress Championships. His three-game record of 463 was highlighted by a 167 single-game total. Powell was a consistent performer, a natural in his sport.