Greater Grand Rapids USBC Association
The Mixed Doubles
Tournament continues to grow. This is one of our more popular
tournaments and the numbers show it. Thank you to
everyone for supporting this event. Standings will be
available shortly. Check our website for updates.
This years touranment
was held at Westgate Lanes the 2nd and 3rd weekenend in
January. Westgate was having a little trouble with the
sound system at the low end of the house but thanks to Jaque and
her karaoke machine we were able to make the needed
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Here we are a month into
the new year already! Things are starting to get
busy now!! Men's State Tournament is underway already
and Women's State Tournament is getting ready to start
next week. And our own City Tournament is
just around the corner. Clique and Sparta Lanes
will be the host for this year's tournament. Watch for
entry forms to be out soon.
Carole Morgan & Fran
Greater Grand Rapids USBC
Hall of Fame Nominations
To submit the name of a candidate for the Greater
Grand Rapids Bowling Hall of Fame please compete the nomination
form and return to Pat Cross, Hall of Fame Chairperson, 2955 Deer
Run, Marne, MI 49435.
Only nominations on the official form will be
accepted. Nominations will be accepted anytime.
However, nominations considered for the current year must be
received by April 1st. Any nominations received after this
date will be consided the following year.
The final selection of the inductees shall be made
by the Greater Grand Rapids Bowling Hall of Fame Board of Directors
from the list of eligible names and their qualifications at the
Jennifer Slagter on bowling her 1st
Jennifer and her sisters
were bowling in the Brunswick & Mike Marks Pro Shop Doubles
Championship at Park Cente<![if !vml]><![endif]>r Lanes on Saturday Jan. 28th. Jennifer
got off to a great start with games of 258, 279 & 277 for an
814 series. She finished off the 4 game qualifier with a
212. This was also while she was changing lanes
after each game. Not an easy feat to do.
Congratulations on a great series. Not too long ago we
printed the 1st 800 series for Jennifer's sister Kim Becker.
That's two out of the four girls now that have bowled an 800
series. I am sure the other two are right behind her.
They are all great bowlers.
officials and workers met a couple of weeks ago to discuss the need
for scorekeepers and other workers for the Michigan State Women's
Tournament. The State Association made a presentation to our
people about dress code, work rules, etc.. We have lot's of
people willing to help and we really appreciation that.
Also there is still a
need for women willing to sub. If you are interested please
contact the office @ 530-8195.