Greater Buffalo Open - Archived Standings
$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 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 24 GAMES *Alternate.