High Rollers Commence

Sep 13, 2023

Our annual trip to UltraStar proved another good weekend.

We had 42 bowlers show up for the no tap and had some good games rolled on the 39′ pattern. It certainly hooked more than we anticipated for that particular center. Having 42 entries, we paid the top 10 spots with 11th getting the free entry for Sunday. Congratulations to first time entrant Nate Trentler on taking the victory, with a score of 1266, and for the first time in his Bracket Challenge career, Josh Lewis earned the free entry, with a score of 1162.

On Sunday, we had a different crowd of 43 show up and battle the Kegel Autobahn. We were able to take 10 to the finals, as Brian Locke led qualifying with a 1139 score, including breaking our 279 pot game 5. Our cut was David Gilliam at 975…the only one under 1000 to make the cut (a rarity for us). We did have 3 games over 250 on Sunday.

Remaining Schedule:

Oct 7/8 at Paradise Lanes, Spartanburg, SC
(2024 Schedule magnets will be available)

Oct 21/22 at Fountain Lanes, Knoxville, TN
(2024 Schedule magnets will be available)

Nov 3rd: Bracket Challenge Open No Tap at Western Ave
(Max field 72 entries)

Nov 4th: Bracket Challenge Open at Western Ave
($2500 first place with 64 entries)

Nov 5th: Blue Coast Burrito Bracket Challenge Playoffs at Western Ave
($2500 first; on pace to pay all 32 finalists)

Dec 2nd: UltraStar BIG Money Saturday at Sky Lanes
($2500 first, $1500 second guaranteed)

Dec 3rd: Bracket Challenge Tournament of Champions at Sky Lanes

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