ST. PAUL 'MOST IMPROVED BOWLER' TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS

Year CHAMPION League/Center Average Handicap Score Site
 
1996 William Pringle, Grand Master B
Hafner’s
189 63 741 Saxon Lanes
1997 Mark Velandra, Ray Schutta Memorial - Brighton Lanes 138 216 663 Falcon Bowl
1998 Ed Vanek Giggles & Grins
Falcon Lanes
192 54 689 Falcon Bowl
1999 Paul Quigley Men of Monday
Cedarvale Lanes
149 183 686 Falcon Bowl
2000 Jeremy Shomo, Saturday Nighters
Wells Fargo Lanes
137 219 727 Falcon Bowl
2001 Mark Lunzer, Fri AM Strikers
Drkula’s
170 120 701 Falcon Bowl
2002 Runar Gustafson Monday Night Chiefs
Sun Ray Lanes
175 105 705 Falcon Bowl
2003 Jay Brynteson Friday Night Men’s Hdcp
White Bear Lanes
150 180 756 Minnehaha Lanes
2004 Dick Miller Who Cares
Flaherty's
173 111 745 Minnehaha Lanes
2005 Rick Jarvis Saturday Night Live
AMF Maplewood
158 186 806 Minnehaha Lanes
2006 Brent Linnemeyer Trade Union
Midway Pro Bowl
180 120 729 AMF Saxon Lanes
2007 Wayne Robinson Trade Union
Midway Pro Bowl
221 0 714 West Side Lanes
2008 Joe Lorentzen, Hump Day Bowlers
Midway Pro Bowl
130 270 850 Flaherty's

TWIN CITIES CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT

The top 10 Finishers in the above event compete against the top 10 Finishers in the Minneapolis event.

Date  

Champion  

 League

Avg  

Hdcp  

Score  

Site

1996  

David Kutzner

(Mpls)

165

45

738

Falcon Bowl

1997  

Cyrus Hollis

(Mpls)

139

213

800

Super Bowl

1998  

Mike Pakenham

(Mpls)

148

186

729

Minnehaha Lanes

1999  

Melvin Sayers Jr

(Mpls)

177

99

741

Elsie’s

2000  

Jeremy Shomo

Saturday Nighters - Wells Fargo Lanes  

137

219

789

Drkula’s 32  

2001  

Steven Cross

(Mpls)

120

270

724

Skylanes  

2002  

Matt Lang

Giggles & Grins – Falcon Lanes

200

30

750

Minnehaha Lanes

2003  

Daniel LaPanne  

(Mpls)

164

138

664

Stardust

2004  

Nick Kroft

(Mpls)

200

30

701

Drkula’s 32  

2005  

Jerry Reef

(Mpls)

114

318

725

AMF Earle Brown

2006  

Troy Holm

(Mpls)

121

297

764

AMF Maplewood

2007  

Michael Quigley

(Mpls)

181

174

737

Tuttles

2008  

Blake Mills

(Mpls)

182

114

823

AMF Maplewood