Altoona Open



$30,000 ALTOONA OPEN
Holiday Bowl, Altoona, PA, Sep 12-15, 1968

Godman Topples Tucker

Jim Godman won the Altoona Open by coming from behind in the last game. He defeated veteran Bill Tucker of Louisville, 206-178, to earn the championship title. It was Godman's first PBA win of the year and third overall.

40-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
1Jim Godman, Hayward, Calif. 8413 9-7-0 450 8863 $3,000
2Bill Tucker, Louisville, Ky. 8445 7-9-0 350 8795 1,600
3Harry Smith, Fresno, Calif. 8200 10-6-0 500 8700 1,400
4Teata Semiz, River Edge, N.J. 8151 9-7-0 450 8601 1,200
5Don Johnson, Kokomo, Ind. 8193 8-8-0 400 8593 1,100
6Don Russell, San Diego, Calif. 8079 10-6-0 500 8579 1,050
7Tommy Tuttle, King, N.C. 8139 8-8-0 400 8539 1,000
8Tim Harahan, Encino, Calif. 8082 9-7-0 450 8532 950
9Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill. 8165 7-9-0 350 8515 900
10Mike Durbin, Burbank, Calif. 8019 9-7-0 450 8469 850
11Bobby McMillin, College Point, N.Y. 8011 9-7-0 450 8461 800
12Don Lemon, Rochester, N.Y. 7987 9-7-0 450 8437 750
13Carmen Salvino, Chicago, Ill. 8006 7-9-0 350 8356 700
14Joe Joseph, Lansing, Mich. 8048 6-10-0 300 8348 650
15Bob Strampe, Detroit, Mich 7965 6-10-0 300 8265 625
16Eddy Patterson, Dallas, Tex. 7894 5-11-0 250 8144 600

24-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*17Jim Certain, Huntsville, Ala.4812$450
18Norm Meyers, Los Angeles, Calif.4807380
19Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla.4789365
20Therm Davis, Chicago, Ill.4788345
 Dale Seavoy, Detroit, Mich.4788345
22Jack Major, Vancouver, Canada4786335
23Rod Pardey, Tacoma, Wash.4781330
24Ralph Engan, Monsey, N.Y.4777325
25Glenn Allison, Los Angeles, Calif.4773320
26Jim Pennington, Rossville, Ga.4770315
27Dick Battista, New York, N.Y.4769310
28Dick Weber, St. Louis, Mo.4767305
29Pete Mylenki, River Vale, N.J.4766297.50
 Dave Soutar, Gilory, Calif.4766297.50
31Ernie Schlegel, New York, N. Y.4763287.50
 George Howard, Kalamazoo, Mich.4763287.50
33John Coder, Williamsport, Pa.4760280
34Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo.4757275
35Wayne Zahn, Atlanta, Ga.4740267.50
 Paul Zevgolis, Hopewell, Va.4440267.50
37Mike McGrath, El Cerrito, Calif.4733260

*Alternates. 24-Game Qualifying Leader-Jim Godman, 5110; 16th Low Don Lemon, 4822. Pro-Am Cashers-$50-Eddy Patterson, Skee Foremsky, Bill Tucker, Norm Meyers, Don Helling, Jim Certain.