Ann Arbor 700 Club
Preliminary Results of the Michigan 700 Club State Jamboree
Lodge Lanes was the site for the Michigan 700 Club State Jamboree. 13 teams from the Flint 700 Club joined with 24 teams from the Ann Arbor 700 Club to compete in this year's tournament for a prize fund of $1900 and over $4700 in brackets and jackpots. The team winning score was posted by Kurt Howard (625), Terry Ableson (660), Rod Radant (657) and Tom McVey, Jr. (741). Their 2800 pin grand total was a combination of 2683 scratch pins and 117 pins of handicap and was 20 pins better than the second place finishers. A mere 2 pins separated second and third place and 45 pins separated first and and the final paid position, fifth place. The high individual series for the first squad was bowled by Tom McVey, Jr. with a 741. The high individual game for the first squad was a tie at 279 bowled by Reggie Green, Terry Ableson and Malcolm Rhodes II. The ladies high individual game and series for the first squad was bowled by Cynthia Allison with 235 and 626, respectively. Malcolm Rhodes (738) and Robert Grams (719) bowled the other 700 series of the first squad. The team high score of the second squad was 2780. The high individual series for the second squad was bowled by Jim Finn with a 779. The high individual game for the second squad was bowled by Ron Ellis who started the second squad with an 11-in-a-row 290 game. The ladies high individual game and series for the second squad was bowled by April Voorheis with 265 and 666, respectively. Bobby Goike (774), Brian Moore (760), Rich Smith (718), Ron Ellis (714), Steve Altobello (711), Royce Holman (709), and Robert Krawiec (706) bowled the other 700 series for the second squad. Reggie Green bowled a 279 game to earn the 250 Game Lapel Pin in the first squad. Royce Holman bowled a 268 game to earn the 250 Game Lapel Pin and a 709 series to earn the 700 Series Key Chain in the second squad. The low to cash score is 2755.
Final Results of the Fourth Annual 700 Club Open Trio Tournament
Maplewood Lanes was the site for the Fourth Annual 700 Club Open Trio Tournament. 69 Bowlers, comprised of 61 Ann Arbor 700 Club Members and 8 non-members, helped to make this fourth tournament a success. The final results show the team of James Thomas(703), Cynthia Allison(651) and Richard Allison(692) winning with a combined 2170 handicap score. The high game of the day was bowled by Lonnie Jones who shot 299 in the third game. The high series of the day was bowled by Ed Rondot who had games of 217, 278 and 244 for his 739 series. Teresa Marshall and Mary Martin both had a 253 second game and Teresa had a 659 series to lead the women. Lonnie Jones(718) and James Thomas(703) were the only other 700 scores. Prize checks were mailed on October 14, 2014.
2014 700 Club Prize Fund
Welcome to the 2014-2015 Bowling Season
The Annual Newletter and Tournament Applications Packet was mailed to members on Saturday, August 30th. Please watch your mail for this envelope.
The first tournament of the year is fast approaching. The Fourth Annual 700 Club Open Trio Tournament will be held at MAPLEWOOD LANES in Saline on Sunday, September 28th. Cost of entry is $25 per person with the requirement that at least one person on the team is an Ann Arbor 700 Club member.
The State Jamboree is being sponsored by our club this year and is being held at Lodge Lanes on October 26th. Reserved entry deadline is October 16 with walk-ins accepted if lanes are still available.
Good Luck and Good bowling in the 2014-2015 Season!
Tournament Dates for 2014-2015
Results of the 9th Annual 700 Club Doubles
Chelsea Lanes was the host of the 9th Annual 700 Club Doubles tournament on April 6, 2014. 30 teams battled for the $700 prize fund. The high qualifying pair was the duo of Anthony Marshall and Reginald Green, who earned the $40 high qualifier prize with their 1519 score. Rod Radant and Bill Risner used a thrilling 289 final baker game score to edge the second place finishers of Cynthia and Richard Allison by 25 pins. The high game of the tournament was bowled by Ed Greenleaf III, with a 289 first game. The high series was bowled by Bill Risner who had games of 258, 259 and 267 for his 784 score. There were a total of 14 bowlers who had scores worthy of 17 Special Achievement awards. Also, there were 9 bowlers with 700 series. Thank you all for participating.
Results of the 29th Annual 600-700 Clubs Mixed Foursome
Lodge Lanes hosted this tournament on February 9, 2014.
Final Results of the Ernie Dieterle Singles Classic
A total of 35 bowlers braved the weather and took to the lanes with 27 bowlers participating in the Regular Divisions and 21 bowlers participating in the Senior Divisions. Scott Horton won the Scratch Division with a 1507 score. Bobby Grams won the Handicap Division with a handicap total of 1496. In the Senior Division, a mere 5 pins separated the first 3 places. Tom Brotz bowled a 719 series which, with his 30 pins handicap, gave him the winning 749 handicap score. In the Super Senior Division, Lovell Freeman bowled a 579 series resulting in his 759 handicap score.
Final Results - 600 - 700 Clubs Mixed Doubles
Lodge Lanes hosted this year's tournament on December 15, 2013. This year's tournament saw 64 entries and a total prize fund of $1540. The duo of Shelby Perry and Ed Vasas took home the title and the $240 top prize with a combined score of 1495. Ed Vasas started strong and never let up. He shot 300 in the first game and, with his 258 and 256, shot an 814 series. Ed earned two honor score prizes from the Ann Arbor 700 club for his 300 game and 800 series. Shelby shot a 236 in her middle game and finished with a 560 series. Seven bowlers shot 700 series: Robert Grams, Jr., 735, John Schneider, 731; Todd Skye, 721; Jim Hagood, 720; Dave Roeder, 714; Richard Allison, 712; and Jim Finn, 710. Traci Skye led the women with a 665 series. Nine other women bowler shot 600 series: Carrie Swift, 655; Cynthia Allison, 653; Leslie Cunningham, 641; Penny Morgan, 636; Sierra White, 634; Deanna Ish, 617; Teresa Marshall, 611; Kim Collar, 603; and Tarsha Smith, 602. Carrie Swift bowled the high game for the women with a 255 first game score. Additionally, 16 bowlers had scores worthy of 18 special achievement awards. Checks were mailed Saturday, January 11.
Results of the Michigan 700 Club State Jamboree
Lodge Lanes was the site for the Michigan 700 Club State Jamboree. 44 teams competed in this year's Tournament for a prize fund of $2300. The team of Jim Hickenbottom (657), Cynthia Allison (771), Dean Shipman (737) and Richard Allison (638) are this year's champions with a combined score of 2989. There were a total of three 300 games shot by Malcolm Rhodes II, Terry Ableson and Matt Troyer. Two bowlers fell just shy of perfection while still earning 11 in-a-row awards: Mike Goike (299 and 298); Cyril Brake (298). Al Olah Jr shot 290 to earn the 11 in-a-row award starting from the second frame. The high series of the day was bowled by Mike Goike with a phenomenal 864. Cynthia Allison led the women bowlers with a 771. In total there were 31 700 Series bowled by 29 different bowlers. Additionally, 39 bowlers had scores worthy of earning a total of 61 achievement awards.
Last update October 30, 2014