Brunswick World Open



$100,000 BRUNSWICK WORLD OPEN
Brunswick Northern Bowl, Chicago, Ill., Nov 16-22, 1975

The World Is Dave's

Dave Davis clinched the best year, money-wise, of his career, when he won the $100,000 Brunswick World Open.

In beating Johnny Petraglia, 246-190, in the championship game, Davis upped his winnings for 1975 to $65,285.

His best previous year had been 1967 when he won six titles and $54,165.

Davis led or was near the top most of the way prior to the nationally televised finals, as was Petraglia. The other finalists, Earl Anthony, John Wilcox, and Gary Mage, all began their charges in the third round and were in the heat of battle by the last eight games of match play.

TELEVISED FINALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
1Dave Davis, Atlanta, Ga.494 (2 games)$14,000
2Johnny Petraglia, Staten Island, N.Y.190 (1 game)7,500
3Earl Anthony, Tacoma, Wash.447 (2 games)5,000
4John Wilcox, Williamsport, Pa.422 (2 games)4,000
5Gary Mage, Seattle, Wash.207 (1 game)3,000

PLAYOFF RESULTS-Wilcox defeated Mage, 226-207; Anthony defeated Wilcox, 201-196; Davis defeated Anthony, 248-246, and in the championship game, Davis defeated Petraglia, 246-190.

58-GAME TOTALS

 Name, City/StatePins  WLT+TotAmt
1Johnny Petraglia, Staten Island, N.Y. 12454 19-5-0 570 13024 
2Dave Davis, Atlanta, Ga. 12366 17-5-2 540 12906 
3Earl Anthony, Tacoma, Wash. 12343 17-6-1 525 12868 
4Gary Mage, Bellevue, Wash. 12114 18-6-0 540 12654 
5John Wilcox, Williamsport, Pa. 12111 16-8-0 480 12591 
*6Butch Gearhart, Houston, Texas 12181 13-11-0 390 12571 $2,450
7Don Helling, St. Charles, Mo. 12035 14-9-1 435 12470 2,250
8Skee Foremsky, Crosby, Texas 11959 14-10-0 420 12379 2,100
9Bob Singleton, Houston, Texas 11887 15-7-2 480 12367 2,000
10Dennis Swayda, Phoenix, Ariz. 11792 14-9-1 435 12227 1,900
11Sam Guarino, Detroit, Mich. 11889 9-15-0 270 12159 1,800
12Jim Frazier, Spokane, Wash. 11730 13-11-0 390 12120 1,700
13Cliff McNealy, San Lorenzo, Calif. 11674 13-11-0 390 12064 1,600
14Roy Buckley, Columbus, Ohio 11727 11-13-0 330 12057 1,500
15Bobby Crull, Tipton, Ind. 11622 12-12-0 360 11982 1,450
16Marshall Holman, Medford, Ore. 11510 9-15-0 270 11780 1,400
17Bill Allen, Orlando, Fla. 11497 9-15-0 270 11767 1,350
18Steve Neff, Sarasota, Fla. 11421 11-13-0 330 11751 1,300
19George Pappas, Charlotte, N.C. 11563 6-18-0 180 11743 1,250
20Louie Moore, Columbus, Ohio 11453 9-15-0 270 11723 1,200
21Ted Malicki, Cleveland, Ohio 11437 6-17-1 195 11632 1,150
22Jimmy Certain, Huntsville, Ala. 11409 6-17-1 195 11604 1,100
23Fred Wilson, Houston, Texas 11394 6-17-1 195 11589 1,050
24Dan Roche, Irving, Texas 11232 6-18-0 180 11412 1,000

32-GAME TOTALS

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
*25Vince Mazzanti Jr., Levittown, Pa.6689$875
26Bob Aleksinski, Great Falls, Mont.6673745
27Marty Piraino, Syracuse, N.Y.6665690
28Sam Flanagan, Parkersburg, W.Va.6657640
29Dale Glenn, Los Angeles, Calif.6639600
30Mike Kelly, Seattle, Wash.6637580
31Mickey Higham, Kansas City, Mo.6635560
32Timmy Harahan, Woodland Hills, Calif.6634540
33Paul Moser, Medford, Mass.6633520
34Dave Wallers, Aurora, Ill.6632500
35Jim Godman, Lorain, Ohio6630490
36Dave Soutar, Kansas City, Mo.6628480
37Don Johnson, Las Vegas, Nev.6627470
38Bobby Jacks, New Orleans, La.6625460
39Teata Semiz, River Edge, N.J.6623450
40Rick Minier, Akron, Ohio6618435
 Bill Straub, Lincoln, Neb.6618435
42Bill McCorkle, Columbus, Ohio6612420
43Tommy Hudson Akron, Ohio6606410
#44Bus Oswalt, Muncie, Ind.6596400
@45Itaru Hirakawa, Osaka Japan6591395
46Don Boyed, Lima, Ohio6588390
47Jim Stefanich, Joliet, Ill.6564385
48Ed DiTolla Maywood, N.J.6560380
49Barry Asher, Costa Mesa, Calif.6557375
50Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, Mo.6549370
51Jay Robinson, Los Angles, Calif.6547365
52Gary Dickinson, Ft. Worth Texas6546360
53Mark Estes, Cleveland, Ohio6544355
54Billy Hardwick, Louisville, Ky.6532350
55Ron Lisher, Santa Rosa Calif.6525345
56Harry O'Neale, Charleston, S.C.6515340
57Bobby Fenton, Upland, Calif.6501335
58Sam Fox, Pacifica, Calif.6497330
59Gil Sliker, Washington, N.J.6490325
60Craig Mueller Union, N.J.6489320
@61Takeo Sakai, Tokyo, Japan6483315
62Joe Hutchinson, Scranton, Pa.6474310
63Keith LeBlanc, Grafton, Mass.6468305
64Bill Spigner, Hamden, Conn.6448300

*Alternates. @Denotes Foreign entry. #Bus Oswalt received $100 for 300 game. 32-game qualifying leader-Davis 7068. 24th low-Frazier 6709. PRO-AM CASHERS-$50 each-Eddie Ressler Jr., Carmen Salvino, Earl Anthony, Rich Carrubba, Fred Jaskie, Les Zikes.