Mobile-Sertoma Open



$40,000 MOBILE-SERTOMA OPEN
Florida Bowl, Mobile, AL, Apr 9-13, 1968

Stefanich Scores Mobile

Competing on a pair of specially built lanes in Mobile's Municipal Auditorium, Jim Stefanich defeated Ralph Engan in the championship game, 222-183, in the $40,000 Mobile-Sertoma Open.

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND

Pos.Name, City/StateAmount
1Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill.$6,000
2Ralph Engan, Monsey, N.Y.3,000
3Dan Freeman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.2,000
4Bill Johnson, New Orleans, La.1,800
5Dick Battista, New York, N.Y.1,600

PLAYOFF RESULTS--Johnson defeated Battista, 234-148; Freeman defeated Johnson, 213204; Engan defeated Freeman, 204-193, and in championship game Stefanich defeated Engan, 222-183.

40-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
1Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill. 8444 11-5-0 550 8994 
2Ralph Engan, Monsey, N.Y. 8407 10-6-0 500 8907 
3Dan Freeman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 8387 10-6-0 500 8887 
4Dick Battista, New York. N.Y. 8326 11-5-0 550 8876 
5Bill Johnson, New Orleans, La. 8317 11-5-0 550 8867 
*6Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla. 8374 9-7-0 450 8824 $1,450
7Don McCune, Munster, Ind. 8388 8-8-0 400 8788 1,300
8Don Glover, Bakersfield, Calif. 8399 6-10-0 300 8699 1,200
9Mike Limongello N. Babylon, N.Y. 8285 8-8-0 400 8685 1,150
10Joe Joseph, Lansing, Mich. 8258 8-8-0 400 8658 1,100
11Dick Ritger, Hartford, Wis. 8284 7-9-0 350 8634 1,050
12Butch Gearhart, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 8273 6-9-1 325 8598 1,000
13Ed DiTolla, Glen Rock, N.J. 8267 6-10-0 300 8567 950
14Nelson Burton, Jr., St. Louis; Mo. 8220 5-10-1 275 8495 900
15Joe Signorelli, New Orleans, La. 8106 7-9-0 350 8456 850
16Fred Lening, Yardley, Pa. 8107 4-12-0 200 8307 800

24-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*17Harry Smith, Fresno, Calif.4910$550
18Ted Hoffman, Philadelphia, Pa.4907500
19Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo.4904450
20Bill Tucker, Los Angeles, Calif..4894450
21Vern Downing, Rodeo, Calif.4891400
22John Guenther, Seattle, Wash.4885400
23Bobby Cooper, Ft. Worth, Tex.4880350
24Carmen Salvino, Chicago, Ill.4873350
25Dick Weber, St. Louis, Mo.4866350
26Tom Harnisch, Buffalo, N.Y.4860300
27Larry Festal Astoria, N.Y.4846300
28Ernie Schlegel, New York, N.Y.4845300
29Mike Durbin, Costa Mesa, Calif.4844300
30Gil Potempo, Sepulveda, Calif.4825300
31Wayne Zahn, Atlanta, Ga.4811300
32Wally Wagner, Santa Ana, Calif.4801300
33Curt Schmidt, Ft. Wayne, Ind.4799300
 Don Rassbach, Arcata, Calif.4799300
35John Floyd, Haughton, La.4787300
36Therm Davis, Chicago, Ill.4785300
 Tommy Tuttle, King, N.C.4785300

300 Game-$100-Dick Battista. 24-Game Qualifying Leader-Glover, 5157. 16th Place Low-McCune 4918. Pro-Am Cashers-$50-Dick Weber, Don Cruzen, Glenn Allison, Carmen Salvino, Vern Downing, Joe Joseph.
National Celebrity Pro-Am Cashers-Jim Stefanich, $600; Bill Allen, $500; Don Helling, $450; Dick Ritger, $400; Nelson Burton, Jr., $350; Vernon Downing, $300; Dick Battista, $300; Rill Tucker, $250• Joe Joseph, $250; Harry Smith, $200; Don McCune, $200; Bill Johnson, $200; Dan Freeman, $150; Ralph Egan, $150; Fred Lening, $150; John Guenther, $150; Don lover, $100; Butch Gearhart, $100; Fred Signorelli, $100; Ed DiTolla, $100.