The PJBT continued its 25th Anniversary Season with our 2nd Major Singles Event – Event #3 Overall – at ABC East Lanes in Harrisburg, PA.
For this major event, 65 bowlers took to the lanes to compete for a major title. We had 42 competing in the scratch division and 23 in Handicap.
Major Format was 6 Games Qualifying – Top 40% advance to 3 Additional Games of Match Play. After 9 games, the top 6 bowlers advanced to the major format finals. The finals was 2 shootout rounds (3 bowlers / top score advance) and the tournament leader received a bye to the head-to-head title match.
In Scratch, Johnny Legere captured his first PJBT title. Johnny qualified 3rd out of 42 scratch bowlers during qualifying. He shot +37 and was 1 of only 3 bowlers plus after qualifying. After match play, Legere maintained his 3rd place position entering the 6 bowler final. In the second shootout, Legere defeated Ryan Schultz & Ryan Lang 231-207-185. Legere advanced to the title match to take on tournament leader Cody Brunner. Legere got off to a hot start and never looked back. Legere defeated Brunner 201-137 in route to victory. Johnny Legere got a $300 Scholarship and Glass Bowling Pin for victory.
In Handicap, Aayden Szczepaniak captured his first PJBT title. Aayden finished qualifying in 8th place of 10 bowlers advancing at -43. In match play, Aayden won his matches and moved up to 3rd place entering the finals. In his 2nd shootout, Szczepaniak defeated Filey Ingraham & Evan Hawkins 203-197-167. In the title match, Szczepaniak took on tournament leader Brentin Sherman. Szczepaniak was victorious 174-145 to win. Aayden won a $300 Scholarship and Glass Bowling Pin.
In all, we paid out over to $2000 in Scholarships. We paid out the top 8 in Scratch & 6 in Handicap plus bonus payouts for high girls. Thanks to all 57 who came out.
Thanks also to Brunswick & Lane Tamers Pro Shop for sponsoring our event at ABC East Lanes.
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25TH ANNIVERSARY 2023-2024 PJBT Bowling Schedule
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