Fresno Open



$29,000 FRESNO OPEN
Cedar Lanes, Fresno, Calif., Jun 22-26, 1966

Schissler Flips Fresno Foes

Les Schissler won his second PBA title of the year and fourth overall when he spread-eagled the 112-man field in the $29,000 Fresno Open.

Schissler, who also captured the singles and all events crowns in this year's ABC play, had a 73-pin advantage over second place Mike McGrath at the finish. At one time he led by 290 pins.

As a result of the $3,000 first place check, Schissler upped his tournament winnings for the year to $19,990 and moved into fifth place in the money standings.

40 GAMES

 Name, City/StatePins+TotAmt
1Les Schissler, Denver, Colo. 8861 660 9401 $3,000
2Mike McGrath, El Cerrito. Calif. 8778 660 9328 1,500
3Bud Horn, Los Angeles, Calif. 8601 460 9061 1,200
4Don Russell, San Diego, Calif. 8560 600 9060 1,160
5Bob Strampe. Detroit, Mich. 8532 400 8932 1,100
6Jim Dunston, Ft. Worth, Texas 8400 600 8900 1,050
7Dave Soutar, Detroit, Mich. 8411 460 8861 1,000
8Ron Winger, Los Angeles, Calif. 8383 400 8783 960
9Bob Collatos, Santa Monica, Calif. 8289 460 8739 900
10Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz. 8376 300 8676 860
11Ted Hoffman, Philadelphia, Pa. 8371 300 8671 800
12Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla. 8362 300 8662 760
13Dick Ritger, Hartford, Wis 8334 300 8634 700
14Ed Bourdase, Fresno, Calif. 8262 350 8612 660
15Wayne Zahn, Atlanta, Ga. 8269 300 8559 626
16Billy Welu, St. Louis, Mo. 8226 300 8626 600

24 GAMES

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
17Ted Hendrickson, San Francisco, Calif.4999$450
18Don Bickford, Sacramento, Calif.4994390
19Roy Lown, El Paso, Texas4973380
20Vern Downing, Rodeo, Calif.4968365
20Butch Gearhart, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.4968365
22Harry Johnson, Los Angeles, Calif.4963350
23Larry Laub, San Francisco, Calif.4969340
24Darylee Cox, Seattle, Wash.4966330
25Don Johnson, Kokomo, Ind.4953320
26Bill Bunetta, Fresno, Calif.4952310
27Bobby Jacks, New Orleans. La.4919305
28Steve Bassin, Las Vegas, Nev.4917300