2019 Pins-Over-Average Tournament
Over $30,000 in Cash & Prizes
Awarded at the Finals
Held Saturday, May 4 at Brunswick Zone, Woodridge
Pictured (l-r) Brunswick Zone Woodridge General Manager Andrew Selvaggio, Las Vacation Vacation for Two winner Vadless Copeland of Castaway's Bowl, $10,000 Cash Women's Champion Gail Harris of Lakewood Bowl, $10,000 Cash Men's Champion Anthony Maldonado of Lawn Lanes, and Men's Division Las Vacation for Two winner John Johnson of Tinley Bowl
Out of on original field of over 8,100 entries, 376 advancing bowlers were invited to one of seven sectional competitions and all bowlers received a $20 cash prize at check-in for a total of $7,520 in additonal prizes. The top-scoring bowlers from each Sectional comprised the 32 Men & Women invited to the Finals. All Finalists were awarded a prize at the Awards Ceremony immediately following the finals competition.
Click here for the complete Sectional & Final Roll-offs locations and dates/times.
Click here for the tournament rules
Congtatulations to Lisa Simmons and Joe Bell - each of these bowlers topped over 8,000 entrants and won the Championship Prize of $10,000 cash! Simmons, a 186-average bowler from El-Mar Lanes, Bridgeview, rolled a 747 scratch series to best her average by 189 pins. Bell, who bowls at Suburbanite Bowl, Westmont, was 102 pins over his 164 average, winning the Men's title by four pins. The Finals were contested at Fox Bowl, Wheaton on Saturday, May 5.
For a complete prize list of all 64 Finalists, click here.
2017 Men's & Women's Finals Results