Home Center: Levittown Lanes (Levittown, PA)
Age 34 - 10/21/1981
Career PBA 300 Games: 23
Personal: Married to Christi...Has as son, Gavin...Four-time first team All-American at Saginaw Valley State University...Nickname is The Real Deal.
2015: Teamed with Jason Belmonte to finish fourth in Roth/Holman Doubles Championship...Won PBA Oklahoma Open for sixth career title by defeating Jason Belmonte 247-172 in championship match...Won PBA King of the Swing non-title event by defeating Jason Belmonte in championship match 191-164...Finished second in Lubbock Sports Southwest Open losing to EJ Tackett 256-213...Finished third in PBA Wolf Open losing to Kyle Troup in semifinal match 202-188...Finished third in Bear Open losing to eventual winner Tommy Jones in semifinal match, 225-220...Won seventh career title teaming with Shannon O'Keefe to win Xtra Frame Striking Against Breast Cancer Doubles...Finished fifth in Xtra Frame South Point Open.
Career: In 2014 won Badger Open for fifth career PBA Tour title by defeating Brian Valenta in 243-235...Finished third in Bear Open and Emir Cup...While not a PBA title, won Summer Swing King of the Swing special event by defeating Sean Rash 245-181 in championship match...In 2012-13 won his fourth Tour title in the Alka Seltzer Plus Cold Cheetah Championship for fourth career title by sweeping all three stepladder matches that included a 243-192 win over Mike Wolfe in the championship match. Finished second in Lucas Oil Wolf Open losing to Chris Loschetter 264-231 in championship match...Won third career title in Pepsi Viper Championship in 2010-11...Had a breakout season in 2009-10 season with the first two Tour titles after six seasons on Tour…Won the Chameleon Championship and his first major, the Lumber Liquidators U.S. Open…Was second to Walter Ray Williams Jr. in earnings with a career-high $147,275…Tied Williams in PBA Player of the Year points race, but lost tie-breaker in overall Tour points…Made five television appearances which also included two thirds and a fourth…Named the 2005-06 PBA Rookie of the Year…Finished sixth as an amateur in the 62nd U.S. Open became a PBA member the next week…Finished 10th in the 2005 PBA Tour Trials to earn the final exemption for the 2005-06 season and his first PBA Tour exemption…Owns 12 PBA Regional titles.
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