Congratulations goes out this month to Glenn Pilon on winning his first SSO Singles Championship by defeating Dave Tulak in the final match 213 to 207, taking home our top prize of $1000.00, the trophy and earning 10 points towards our BOTY standings. Glenn was this months cut line finishing 15th with a total pin fall of 1369 and an average of 228. Pilon then turned it up a notch in our Eliminations by averaging 236 for his next 5 games with a 750 three game start.
Congratulations also to Dave Tulak on his second place finish, winning $500 and picking up 8 points towards BOTY. Dave qualified 8th with the help of a couple of 270 games, averaging 241 with a 1447 total pin fall for his first 6 games. Tulak advanced to the second round of Eliminations by just 5 pins over David Danielak's losing 223.
This month's tournament was held at Oak Lanes where we requested a "Modified House" pattern. We would like to thank the management and staff for hosting our tournament this weekend.
The Tournament Average was 215, 1 pin lower than last months singles event.
High Qualifier this month was Rick Wayne with 1528 for 6 games, averaging better than 255.
It took a total of 13695 and an average of 228 or better to make our regular cut line set by Glenn Pilon.
We had 59 bowlers in attendance this month. There were 16 super seniors, 5 super super seniors and 2 female bowler with the rest of our seniors.
We also had 21 bowlers in our Elimination Rounds, 8 SS and 2 SSS along with the rest of our seniors. This provided a little better than 1 in 3 cashing ratio for the tournament.
There were 5 honor scores. Rick Wayne shot a 300 and an 804 series. Carl Bishop shot a 300 in Game 3. Gerald Johnson bowled 11 in a row with his 297 in his final game of qualifying. John Goormastic also had a 300 in game 4 and Jeff Suma also had 11 in a row with his 299 in game 2 of qualifying.
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The SSO would like to thank everyone for coming out to compete. The SSO would also like to thank our sponsors; Ebonite Bowling Products, Red Robin, Turbo 2 in 1 Grips and the Hamtramck Singles Classic for their support of our tournaments.