Greater Buffalo Open



$37,000 GREATER BUFFALO OPEN
Fairlanes, Depew, N.Y., Mar 22-26, 1966

Too Much Jacks In Buffalo

Bobby Jacks, 19-year-old lefthander, bested veteran Joe Joseph, 201-195, to haul down the $5,000 first prize check in the $37,000 Greater Buffalo Open at John Cerullo's Fairlanes.

Jacks was ahead by 273 pins after the first 40 games and needed only his victory over Joseph in the televised windup to capture his first title.

Joseph plugged his way into the payoff match by topping Carmen Salvino, 233201, and Nelson Burton Jr., 200-171.

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND

Pos.Name, City/StateAmount
1Bobby Jacks, New Orleans, La.$6,000
2Joe Joseph, Lansing, Mich.2,500
3Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis1,600
4Carmen Salvino, Chicago, Ill.1,350

CHAMPIONSHIP GAME: Jacks defeated Joseph, 201-196. ROUND ROBIN: Joseph defeated Salvino, 233-201; Burton defeated Salvino, 191-184; Joseph defeated Burton, 200-171.

40 GAMES

 Name, City/StatePins+TotAmt
5Jack Biondolillo, Houston, Texas 8479 476 8964 $1,300
6Dick Ritger, Hartford, Wis. 8699 350 8949 1,200
7Bob Collatos, Santa Monica, Calif. 8468 476 8943 1,160
8Ron Hamlin, Lake Worth, Fla. 8606 260 8856 1,100
9Johnny Petraglia, Brooklyn, N.Y. 8466 375 8841 1,060
10Pete Tountas, Tucson, Ariz. 8416 360 8766 1,000
11Johnny Walther, Troy, N.Y. 8328 400 8728 960
12Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill. 8299 425 8724 900
13Fred Lening, Fairless Hills, Pa. 8320 400 8720 860
14Johnny Chapman, Kansas City. Mo. 8421 225 8646 800
15Roy Lown, El Paso, Texas 8340 300 8640 750
16Fred Foremsky, EI Paso, Texas 8317 200 8517 700

24 GAMES

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*17Marty Piraino, Syracuse, N.Y.5031$495
17Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz.5031446
19Mike Limongello, N. Babylon, N.Y.5028430
20Gene Rhoda, Valparaiso, Ind.6022420
21John Meyer, Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y.6021410
22Les Schissler, Denver, Colo.6016400
23Tom Harnisch, Buffalo, N.Y.5016390
24Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla.6014380
25Gary Martineau, Nashville, Tenn.4999370
26Bob Kwolek, Dayton, Ohio4997360
27Ray Koehler, Long Island, N.Y.4987350
28Bob Strampe, Detroit, Mich.4971340
29Ted Hoffman, Philadelphia, Pa.4968330
30Bud Horn, Los Angeles, Calif.4967320
31Sam Baca, Hayward, Calif.4963310
32Stan Marchut, Paramus, N.J.4951150
 Dwane Martin, Wichita, Kansas4951150

*Alternate.