Congratulations to Sean Swanson for winning our first 4 x 16 tourney! Sean defeated Gary Goforth 279-209 in the finals.
We had 62 bowlers, as we were one shy in the Women's and Senior division, but all went well and we want to say thanks to several for their support and help:
Shane Gillmore/Millennium Bowl
Robbie Abbot/Millennium Bowling Supply Pro Shop
American Pie Pizza
Robert Jenkins/Little Rock Trophies
Laura Childress/All About Travel
Dirk Gibson for the live stream
OK so we had some great scores bowled over the two day event and the overall high qualifier was Brandy Sanderson as she reeled off games of 289-267-237-279=1072 for plus 272!! High in the other three divisions; Rich Goodrich at 247-234-237-259=977/plus 177 (Seniors), Sean Swanson at 259-279-238-247=1023/plus 223 (40-49 men), Brian Kuykendall at 267-247-247-300=1061/plus 261 (39 and under men)! Each high qualifier won $75.00. We also paid $40.00 in each division to the highest losing score in the round of 32:Amanda Joyner (708), Woody Jackson (667), Brian Kramer (753), John Finch (699)
Here are the results from the Top 16 in the bracket with the first round being a three game total to advance;
Brandy Sanderson-Shreveport LA (721) vs Debbie Warner-Memphis TN (727)
Sandra Sears-Nashville TN (711) vs Nancy Burrow-Mayflower AR (716)
Rich Goodrich-Memphis TN (636) vs Wayne Merritt-Memphis TN (622)
Gary Goforth-Jacksonville AR (754) vs Tim Dooley-Fort Smith AR (666)
Dirk Gibson-Little Rock AR (651) vs Jared Studnar-Mt. Home AR (610)
Donnie Wilson-Memphis TN (689) vs Chris Cranford-Longview TX (657)
39 and under
Sean Swanson-Springfield MO (775) vs Cordell Wilder-Longview TX (754)
Jeff Atkins-Hot Springs Village AR (806) vs Isiah Edmondson-Little Rock AR (668)
All eight loser's won $150.00
The round of eight was a two game total:
Debbie (446) vs Nancy (411)
Gary (546) vs Rich (526)
Sean (475) vs Jeff (418)
Donnie (462) vs Dirk (399)
All four loser's won $350.00
The final four and final two were each one game matches;
Debbie (196) vs Gary (236)
Sean (258) vs Donnie (254
Both loser's received $700.00
Sean (279) vs Gary (209)
Sean won $1,800.00 and Gary won $1,100.00
So with the sweeper Friday night (winner Jeff Atkins) and the tourney/Calcutta and side action we paid out well over #13,000.00 this weekend!
Dave Newcomer won a new Track ball for having the first 300 game and $15.00 in Pizza dough from American Pie, along with Cordell Wilder, Brandy Sanderson, Brian Kuykendal, as they each had the high game in their division during qualifying to win the Pizza Dough.
Sean Swanson won a free entry to an ASBT stop next year, as they were each in dress code!
Sandy and I want to say thanks to each of you for bowling and we look forward to having each of you back at the next one (maybe late Jan/2012) so take a look and lets see what the 28th and 29th look like and we will go from there, as each of you (62) will get first asking for the next one!!!
Thanks again and it was a great pleasure to meet some of you for the first time!
PS Dirk has uploaded the finals to our web page
click on the logo and the go to the live stream and watch!