Jordon Wins PBA Trumbull County Tourism Bureau Central/East Open

by Gianmarc Manzione 0

Top qualifier Kelly Jordon of Marion, Ohio, defeated Eugene McCune of Munster, Ind., 199-193, to win the Professional Bowlers Association Trumbull County Visitors Bureau Central/East Open presented by DVB and his first PBA Regional title at Bell-Wick Bowl Sunday.

Jordon, who is now eligible to bowl in the 2016 PBA Tournament of Champions, also earned $2,500.

McCune defeated Kyle Troup of Taylorsville, N.C., 260-224, to advance to the championship match. Patrick Dombrowski, of Parma Ohio started the stepladder finals by eliminating Rick Graham of Lancaster, Pa., 206-199, before falling to McCune, 199-193, in the second match.

McCune earned $1,400 for second place, Troup won $1,100 for third, Dombrowski $950 for fourth and Graham $850 for fifth.

The next PBA Central Region tournament is Kokomo, Ind., April 11-12.

PBA TRUMBULL COUNTY VISITORS BUREAU CENTRAL/EAST OPEN PRESENTED BY DV8
Bell-Wick Bowl, Hubbard, Ohio, Sunday

Final Standings:

1, Kelly Jordon, Marion, Ohio, $2,500. 2, Eugene McCune, Munster, Ind., $1,400. 3, Kyle Troup, Taylorsville, N.C., $1,100. 4, Patrick Dombrowski, Parma, Ohio, $950. 5, Rick Graham, Lancaster, Pa., $850.

Stepladder Results:

Match One – Dombrowski def. Graham, 206-199. Match Two - McCune def. Dombrowski, 199-193. Semifinal Match – McCune def. Troup, 260-224. Championship – Jordon def. McCune, 199-193.

Final Match Play Standings (after 20 games, including match play records): 1, Jordon, 8-4, 5,010. 2, Troup, 6-6, 4,965. 3, McCune, 6-6, 4,915. 4, Graham, 7-5, 4,899. 5, Dombrowski, 7-5, 4,870. 6, E.J. Tackett, Huntington, Ind., 4-8, 4,866, $800. 7, Johnathan Bower, Middletown, Pa., 7-5, 4,827, $780. 8, Greg Ostrander, Freehold, N.J., 5-7, 4,798, $760.

9, Chad Roberts, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, 7-5, 4,738, $740. 10, Kevin Donovan, Painted Post, N.Y., 5-7, 4,700, $720. 11, Ryan Ciminelli, Cheektowaga, N.Y., 5-7, 4,657, $700. 12, Larry Verble, Mason, Mich., 5-7, 4,641, $680. 13, Rocio Restrepo, Columbia, 7-5, 4,581, $660. 14. Connor Pickford, Charlotte, N.C., 3-9, 4,516, $640. 15, a-Robert Harvischak, Campbell, Ohio, 3-9, 4,355, $620. 16, Jeffrey Voght, Canajoharie, N.Y., 2-10, 4,295, $600.

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