With the first three games of team qualifying at the 2014 World Youth Championships completed, the United States boys and Japan girls top the standings.
Team qualifying will conclude Wednesday with the final three games and the top four boys teams and top four girls teams will advance to the medal round Wednesday evening at the SCAA Bowling Center. All rounds are being broadcast live on BOWL.com's BowlTV.
The U.S. boys got off to a shaky start but rebounded to take the lead with a three-game total of 2,573. They shot just 756 in the opening game but came back with games of 917 and 900.
Greg Young led the way with a 679 series, Kamron Doyle shot 651, Wesley Low had 650 and Matthew Farber shot 593.