Waukegan Open



$32,000 WAUKEGAN OPEN
Bertrand Bowl, Waukegan, IL, Aug 15-18, 1968

Strampe Best At Waukegan

An opening string of six strikes in the championship position round of the Waukegan Open enabled Bob Strampe to defeat Billy Hardwick, 233-225, and win his second PBA tournament this year. He previously had won at Buffalo.

It was Hardwick's second straight runnerup finish in as many weeks.

40-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
1Bob Strampe, Detroit, Mich. 8856 9-7-0 450 9306 $3,000
2Billy Hardwick, Louisville, Ky. 8767 9-7-0 450 9217 1,600
3Jim Godman, Hayward, Calif. 8520 12-4-0 600 9120 1,400
4Ray Bluth, St. Louis Mo. 8533 10-6-0 500 9033 1,200
5Nelson Burton, Jr., St. Louis, Mo. 8610 8-8-0 400 9010 1,100
***6Hal Kaminski, Milwaukee, Wisc. 8490 10-6-0 500 8990 1,050
7Allie Clarke, Ravenna, Ohio 8473 10-6-0 500 8973 1,000
8Dale Seavoy, Birmingham, Mich. 8659 6-10-0 300 8959 950
9Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill. 8467 9-7-0 450 8917 900
10Teata Semiz, River Edge, N.J. 8455 9-7-0 450 8905 850
11Dick Battista, New York, N.Y. 8464 8-8-0 400 8864 800
12Don Johnson, Kokomo, Ind. 8371 8-8-0 400 8771 750
13Roger Fink, Lodi, Calif. 8221 8-8-0 400 8621 700
14Bud Horn, Los Angeles, Calif. 8385 4-12-0 200 8585 650
15Marty Piraino, Syracuse, N.Y. 8207 5-11-0 250 8457 625
16Bob McGregor, Lubbock, Tex. 8263 3-13-0 150 8413 600

24-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
**17Bill Tucker, Louisville, Ky.5016$490
18Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla.5009412.50
 Jim Lewis, Ravenna, N.Y.5009412.50
20Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz.5004400
21Dave Soutar, Detroit, Mich.5000390
22Les Zikes, Chicago, Ill.4992380
23Fred Lening, Yardley, Pa.4987370
24George McDonald, Denver, Colo.4984360
25Dick Ritger, Hatford, Wis.4980350
26Don Russell, San Diego, Calif.4976342.50
 Mike Durbin, Burbank, Calif.4976342.50
28Pat Stone, McMinniville, Tenn.4950335
29Jimmy Mack, Dover, N.J.4949327.50
 Nick Raphael, Syracuse, N.Y.4949327.50
31Gene Rhoda, Valparaiso, Ind.4947315
 Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo.4947315
 Rod Pardey, Tacoma, Wash.4947315
34Skee Foremsky, El Paso, Tex.4945305
35Tommy Tuttle, King, N.C.4943300
36Jim Vrenick, Granite City, Ill.4931295
37Harry Smith, Fresno, Calif.4923290
38Norm Meyers, Los Angeles, Calif.4913285
39Bobby Knipple, Long Beach, Calif.4909280
40Jim Bassett, Brooklyn, N.Y.4880275
41Steve Wallace, Houston, Tex.4877270
42Don Lemon, Rochester, N.Y.4876265
43Johnny Guenther, Seattle, Wash.4872260
44Billy Golembiewski, Detroit, Mich.4869255
***45Mike Stranney, Milwaukee, Wisc.4866250
***46Ron Wheeler, Milwaukee, Wisc.4864240
 Therm Davis, Chicago, Ill.864240
 Jack Connaughton, La Crosse, Wisc.4864240

**Alternate. ***Local Entries. $100 each for 300 game-Glenn Allison, Don Johnson, Jim Lewis. 24-Game Qualifying Leader-Hardwick, 5398; 16th Low-Kaminski, 5024. Pro-Am Cashers-$50-Glenn Allison, Gene Rhoda, Billy Hardwick, Jim Godman, Tommy Tuttle. $25-Dave Davis, John Meyer.