Congratulations to Bill Froberg on winning his 1st SSO Championship by defeating Bob Decheney Jr. in the final match of 215 to 180 taking home the top prize of $1000.00, the trophy and 10 points toward this season's BOTY category. Bill qualified tied for 7th with an average of 236 and total pin fall of 1415 to make it into the Elimination rounds.
Congratulations also goes out to Bob Decheney Jr. on his second place finish. Bob received $500.00 for our 2nd place payout and 8 points for his BOTY standings. Decheney Jr. qualified in 18th spot, below the regular cut line and averaged better than 224 with a total pin fall of 1354. See Rule 7 on making the Eliminations below the cut line.
This month's tournament was held at Plaza Lanes where we requested their house pattern. We would like to thank the management and staff for hosting our tournament this weekend.
This month's tournament average was 216.
We had 58 bowlers in attendance this month. There were 21 super seniors, 5 super super seniors with the rest of our seniors.
We also had 21 bowlers in our Elimination Rounds, 7 SS, 1 SSS with the rest of our seniors. This provided a little better than 1 in 3 cashing ratio for the tournament.
It took a total of 1354 and an average of 226 or better to make our regular cut line set by Don Nyenhuis.
High Qualifier was Steve Jakubowski for the second time in a row with 1483 total pin fall with an average of 247 after his first 6 games. Steve advanced to the second round of Eliminations.
We had 1 honor score during qualifying with Terry Metzner shooting a 300 in his 3rd game. We also had a 299 by Joe Krajenke in round 3 of eliminations. Joe was only 1 pin short of having a chance to bowl in the finals. Krajenke was just 7 pins short of an 800 series as well. Finally there was a 290 game by Dale Hoffmeister in round 2.
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The SSO would like to thank everyone for coming out to compete. The SSO would also like to thank our staff and our sponsors; Ebonite Bowling Products, Red Robin, Turbo 2 in 1 Grips and the Hamtramck Singles Classic for their support of our tournaments.