Canadian Open



$30,000 CANADIAN OPEN
Laurentian Lanes, Montreal, Canada, Aug 22-25, 1968

Foremsky Canadian Champ

With Canadian television eyes focused on him, Texan Skee Foremsky lefthanded his way to victory in the $30,000 Canadian PBA Open at Laurentian Lanes. He topped Dave Davis, 258-172, in the championship game.

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
1Skee Foremsky, El Paso, Tex.258 (1 game)$3,000
2Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz.591 (3 games)1,600
3Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla.184 (1 game)1,400
4Don Russell, San Diego, Calif.404 (2 games)1,200
5Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo.199 (1 game)1,100

PLAYOFF RESULTS-Russell defeated Helling 208-199; Davis defeated Russell in two frame rolloff 50-20, after two had tied at 196; Davis defeated Allen 223-184; in championship game Foremsky defeated Davis 258-172.

40-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
1Skee Foremsky, El Paso, Tex. 8313 12-4-0 600 8913 
2Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla. 8390 10-6-0 500 8890 
3Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz. 8315 9-6-1 475 8790 
4Don Russell, San Diego, Calif. 8208 11-4-1 575 8783 
5Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo. 8360 7-9-0 350 8710 
6Bud Horn, Los Angeles. Calif. 8302 8-8-0 400 8702 $1,050
**7Don Glover, Bakersfield, Calif. 8141 10-6-0 500 8641 1,000
8Harry Smith, Fresno, Calif. 8154 8-8-0 400 8554 950
9Tommy Tuttle, King, N.C. 8076 9-7-0 450 8526 900
10Paul Geyer, Chicago, Ill. 8040 8-8-0 400 8440 850
11Wayne Zahn, Atlanta, Ga. 8147 5-11-0 250 8397 800
12Johnny Petraglia, Brooklyn, N. Y. 8012 7-9-0 350 8362 750
13Dave Soutar, Detroit, Mich. 7993 7-9-0 350 8343 700
14Tom Evans, Raleigh, N.C. 7909 7-9-0 350 8259 650
15Jim Certain, Huntsville, Ala. 7926 6-10-0 300 8226 625
16Bobby McMillin, College Point, N. Y. 7821 3-13-0 150 7971 600

24-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*17Dick Ritger, Hartford, Wisc.4786$450
18Johnny Guenther, Seattle, Wash.4778380
19Allie Clarke. Ravenna, Ohio4754350
 Rod Pardey, Tacoma, Wash.4754350
 Steve Wallace, Houston, Tex.4754350
22Gary Rebillot, Canton, Ohio4753335
23Norm Meyers, Los Angeles, Calif.4738330
24Pat Stone, McMinnville, Tenn.4734325
25Jim Lewis, Ravenna, N.Y.4731320
26Ralph Engan, Monsey, N.Y.4727315
27Carmen Salvino, Chicago, Ill.4726310
28Ron Hamlin, Lantana, Fla.4721305
29Rod Marescalco, Kenosha, Wisc.4716300
30Teata Semiz, River Edge, N.J.4708295
31Mike McGrath, El Cerrito, Calif.4707290
32Jim Godman, Hayward, Calif.4699282.50
 Gene Rhoda, Valparaiso, Ind.4699282.50
34Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill.4684275
35Harry Johnson, Los Angeles, Calif.4668267.50
 Jack Major, Vancouver, Canada4668267.50
37Tim Harahan, Encino, Calif.4660260

*Alternate. **Don Glover $100 for perfect game. Bonus Money-Bud Horn, $100; Don Glover, $100; Skee Foremsky, $100; Dave Davis, $10; Don Helling, $10. 24-Game Qualifying Leader-Helling 5158; 16th Low-Harry Smith 4788. Pro-Am Cashers -$50-Gene Rhoda, Bill Tucker, Dave Davis, Don McCune, Teata Semiz, Don Helling.