June 8, 2012
By: Mark Martin
BUDWEISER MICHIGAN MAJORS
Dale Hofmeister of Essexville and Justin O’Hara of Westland prevailed over the top seeded team of Jerry Jaracz of Clinton Township and Randy Warnken of Clinton Township 245-203 to win the Budweiser Michigan Majors Doubles at Lodge Lanes in Belleville.
The Hofmeister-O’Hara team cashed for $1,400 after being seeded second and earlier defeating Jeff Hicks of Lincoln Park and George Juszczyk of Dearborn Heights 228-196 to advance to the championship match. The title extended Hofmeister’s MMBA title record to 18, while this was O’Hara’s first title.
The Jaracz-Warnken team took home $900.
The stepladder finals began with Jeremy Dixson of Bay City and Brian McMahan of Saginaw beating Brian Newcomb of Romulus and Matt Richard of Milan 245-225 before falling to the Hicks-Juszczyk team 207-160.
The Hicks-Juszczyk team cashed for $800, Dixson-McMahan $700 and Newcomb-Richard $600.
The next MMBA event will be June 23 at Five Star Lanes in Sterling Heights.
For more information contact Ken Charrette at (586) 775-2414.
Date, Name, Hometown, Center, League
May 22, Felicia Dickerson, Detroit, Plum Hollow Lanes, Ladies Nite Out
May 23, Christopher Green, Clawson, Five Star Lanes, Summer Trio Sweeper
May 24, John Robertson, Waterford Twp. 300 Bowl, Thursday Morning Shooters
May 25, Robert Jackson Sr., Detroit, Plum Hollow Lanes, 35 & Over Mixed Doubles
Date, Name (Score), Hometown, Center, League
May 30, Shane Ferris (824), Lake Orion, Five Star Lanes, Summer Trio Sweeper
June 2, John Lee (809), Southfield, Mayflower Lanes, MSK Team Mixed
Mark Martin writes a weekly bowling column for The Oakland Press and is the association manager of the Metro Detroit USBC Association. He can be reached at (248) 443-2695, faxed at (248) 443-2690 or e-mailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.