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Tuesday, November 16, 2010


Double Nickel

FORSYTH — Tom Shea of Billings defeated Ron Frank of Huntley in a challenge championship match at the Double Nickel Scratch Bowling Association tournament on Sunday at Evergreen Lanes. Shea won 231 to 199.

Frank forced the challenge match by defeating Shea in the first championship match 230-197. With the win, Shea took home $245 while Frank pocketed $196.

Shea was the high qualifier of the tournament with 900 for four games. Ken Carcich of Sheridan, Wyo., posted the high game of the tournament with a 267 in qualifying. 

 There were 46 bowlers who participated in the tournament from Montana, Wyoming and North Dakota. The following is the order of finish (those not listing hometowns are from Billings): Shea, Frank, Huntley; Vic Schell, Dick Hansen, Izzy Kadrmas, Livingston; Gary Good, Ralph Skagen, Roundup; Bill Gortler, Williston, N.D.; Gary Bostrom, Greg McCannel, Jim Hill, John Whitaker, Roundup; Ralph Mitchell, Park City; Les Comer, Dillon; Clay Buttman, Bert Stiles, Broadview; Neil Donner, Forsyth; Milt Sausedo, Forsyth; Jim Vukonich, Mike Kitchen, Lovell, Wyo.; John L Frank, Colstrip; Charlie Speake, Colstrip; Vern Tasa, Williston, N.D.; Hal Illum, Bozeman; Ken Carcich, Sheridan, Wyo.; Stu Summers, Chester Gilliam, Lovell, Wyo.; Jim Blakeley, Roberts; Cindy McIntosh, Greybull, Wyo.; Dave Lustig, Jim Watkins, Dillon; and Fred Larson, Grenora, N.D.

The next tournament is scheduled for Fireside in Billings on Dec. 12, with one shift of qualifying at 10 a.m. This tournament is open to all bowlers 55 or older. Those planning to compete can contact Dale Matthaes at 652-3104 or at to make a reservation.

Palace Lanes

B-Major — Jeanette Murphy 199-510.

Rockcreek — Jana Palin 182-485.

Guys & Gals — Sara McAllister 213-519; Ken Hanify 234, Blaine Dahle 604.

American — Ralph Mitchell 246, Nathan Klein 609.

Pintoppers — Michele Oak 237-626.

Thursday Mixers — Terr Visser 221-536; Jim Fox 235-635.

National — Chuck Miller 237-626.

Palace Seniors — Joan Miller 248-563; Bob Heiser 229-627.

Friday Mixers — Carol Schneider 248-550; Blaine Dahle 278-693.

Holy Rollers — Teri Michael 191-489; Mitchell Hayes 276-693.

12-under — Kaylee Jellison 85-240; Dayne Oak 124-280.

12-over — Megan McCann 171-427; Trevor Jellison 209-559.

Holiday Doubles Tourney

Palace Lanes in Laurel is hosting its 38th annual Holiday Doubles tournament on separate weekends: Nov. 27-28, Dec. 4-5 and Dec. 11-12. $750 added money. Call 628-8799 to register.


Fraternal League

Scores — Golden Eagles 10, KC Royals 7; Bald Eagles 10, Eagle Eye 7; VFW 10, Bull Moose 8; Heights VFW 10, Loyal Moose 7.

Standings — Golden Eagles 69, KC Royals 62, Eagle Eye 54, Bald Eagles 51, VFW 50, Bull Moose 47, Heights VFW 46, Loyal Moose 30.


Magic City Adult Hockey Association

Scores — Mike Hass All-State 6, Westate Machinery 2; Montana Ski & Cycle 6, Sportspage 3; Livewire Tattoo 9, Grandstand 6.

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