Age 42 - 6/20/1971
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Exempt Thru: 2009-10
Career PBA 300 Games: 2
Earned Exemption: 2009 PBA Tour Trials
Personal: Pennsylvania native now living in Indianapolis with wife Brenda and daughter Lana…Brenda is a Professional Women’s Bowling Association champion and competed as a PBA Women’s Series exempt player during the 2008-09 season…Hobbies include golf, travel, physical training and reading “on those long flights”…Has a Bachelor’s Degree from Penn State University and remains a big-time Penn State football fan…Played football for legendary coach Joe Paterno at Penn State...Also follows the Washington Redskins and New York Mets…First job was taking out garbage and doing dishes to make his mother happy…Favorite musical group is U2…Favorite movies are Gladiator, Remember the Titans and the new Transformer movies…Likes Dancing with the Stars and American Idol…Credits his brother for setting the benchmark for his bowling career and providing him with his drive to succeed.
2008-09: Competed in 15 tournaments with best finish of 48th while recovering from shoulder surgery…Averaged 201.72 in limited action…Finished eighth in PBA Tour Trials to earn his first PBA Tour exemption.
Career: Finished fifth in 2003 USBC Masters…Has spent most of his career bowling internationally…Has won 72 titles around the world…Three-time World Bowler of the Year…Won five medals (one gold, four silver) for Team USA in 2003 WTBA World Championships.