Smallcomb Enterprises Classic



$60,000 SMALLCOMB ENTERPRISES CLASSIC
Redwood City Bowl, Redwood City, Cal., Jun 3-8, 1969

Hardwick Rolls Record Four

BILLY HARDWICK averaged a record 270-plus in a sensational four-game performance that earned him the title in the Smallcomb Enterprises Classic.

Hardwick totaled 1082 as he defeated Jim Stefanich in the finale for his fourth tournament victory of '69. Billy, seeded No. 4, dropped Terry Booth, 267-245. He toppled Wayne Zahn, 279-246, and he tripped Larry Laub, 247-237. In the final game he hit ten straight strikes, left a ten in, and finished with a 289-192 win over Stefanich.

THE FINALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
1Billy Hardwick, Louisville, Ky.1082 (4 games)$6,000
2Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill.192 (1 game)3,200
3Larry Laub, San Francisco, Calif.237 (1 game)2,500
4Wayne Zahn, Tempe, Ariz.246 (1 game)2,000
5Terry Booth, Mountain View, Calif.245 (1 game)1,500

PLAYOFF RESULTS-Hardwick defeated Booth, 267-245; Hardwick defeated Zahn, 279-246; Hardwick defeated Laub, 247-237; and in championship game, Hardwick defeated Stefanich, 289-192.

40-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
***1Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill. 9446 12-4-0 600 10046 
2Larry Laub, San Francisco, Calif. 9385 12-4-0 600 9985 
***3Wayne Zahn, Tempe, Ariz. 9432 9-7-0 450 9882 
4Billy Hardwick, Louisville, Ky. 9364 10-6-0 500 9864 
5Terry Booth, Mountain View, Calif. 9297 10-6-0 500 9797 
****6A. W. "Bill" Johnson, N. O., La. 9275 9-7-0 450 9725 $1,350
7Dave Soutar, Gilroy, Calif. 9268 8-8-0 400 9668 1,250
8E Bourdase, Fresno, Calif. 9251 8-8-0 400 9651 1,200
9Don Johnson, Kokomo, Ind. 9225 8-8-0 400 9625 1,150
10Darrell Storkson, Everett, Wash. 9167 7-8-1 375 9542 1,100
**11Barry Brady, Redwood City, Calif. 9144 7-9-0 350 9494 1,050
12Jim St. John, San Jose, Calif. 9118 5-10-1 275 9393 1,000
13Allie Clarke, Akron, O. 9010 7-9#-0 350 9360 950
14Don Lemon, Rochester, N. Y. 9047 5-11-0 250 9297 900
15Jim Jones, Santa Clara, Calif. 9017 5-11-0 250 9267 850
16Mel Flewelling, San Leandro, Cal. 8845 5-11-0 250 9095 800

24-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*17Rod Pardey, Tacoma, Wash.5374$610
18Dick Weber, St. Louis, Mo.5364540
19Sam Baca, Hayward, Calif.5346520
20Buzz Fazio, Delton, Mich.5341500
21Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, Mo.5336480
22Brad Davidson, EI Paso, Tex.5335470
23Mike Durbin, Burbank, Calif.5319460
24Glenn Carlson, Fresno, Calif.5305450
25Ernie Schlegel, Newburgh, N. Y.5302435
**Junichi Yajima, Tokyo, Japan5302435
**27John Giniere, Palo Alto, Calif.5300420
28Alfonso Pujol, New York City, N. Y.5294410
29Mike McGrath, El Cerrito, Calif.5279400
30Dale Seavoy, Birmingham, Mich.5276390
31Bobby Knipple, Long Beach, Calif., Tom Yamasaki, Honolulu, Hawaii5274375
33Dave Davis, Phoenix, Ariz.5270355
**Larry Wallace, San Francisco, Calif.5270355
35Vern Downing, San Francisco, Calif.5265340
**36Don Bell, San Francisco, Calif.5256330
37Johnny Guenther, Fresno, Calif.5249320
38Bill Tucker, Louisville, Ky.5247310
**39Brad Hoffman, Menlo Park, Calif.5246300
40Glenn Allison, Los Angeles, Calif., Jim Certain, Huntsville, Ala., Dale Glenn, Los Angeles, Calif.5244290
43Carmen Salvino, Chicago, Ill.5232280
44Let Barrett, San Mateo, Calif., Tim Harahan, Canoga Park, Calif.5228272.50
46Norm Meyers, Los Angeles, Calif.5224265
47Rich Duval, Berkeley, Calif.5215260
48Steve Wallace, Houston, Tex.5193255
49Bud Horn, Los Angeles, Calif.5187250
***50Joe Dignam, Edmonds, Wash.5178245
51Jim Godman, Hayward, Calif.5177240
52Ralph Engan, Monsey, N. Y.5175235
53Don Helling, St. Louis, Mo.5162230

Pro-Am Cashers ($200)-Nelson Burton Jr. and Dick Ritger. $150-Ralph Engan and Bud Horn. 100-Sam Baca, Terry Booth, Jim Certain, Buzz Fazio, Mel Flewelling, Billy Hardwick, Bill Johnson, Bobby Knipple, Don Russell, Jim Stefanich, Dave Soutar, Steve Wallace, Dick Weber, Wayne Zahn. $50--Glenn Allison, Gary Brown, Allie Clark, Joe Dignam, Skee Foremsky, Don Glover, Jim Godman, Earl Johnson, Dave Lasseigne, Larry Laub, Don Lemon, Alfonso Pujol, Gary Rebillot, Carmen Salvino, Jim St. John and Pete Tountas. 24-Game Qualifying Leader-Zahn 5741, 16th Low-Clarke, 5387. *Alternates. **Local Entries. ***$100 for 300 games-Bill Johnson, Jim Stefanich, Wayne Zahn, Rich Kindervag, Joe Dignam.