City of Roses Open - Archived Standings
$80,000 CITY OF ROSES OPEN
Timber Lanes, Portland, Ore., Jun 8-9, 1978
Roth Blooms In Portland
Mark Roth, who began the final round in ninth place, defeated tournament leader Earl Anthony in the final match for the $6,000 top prize in the $60,000 City of Roses Open at Portland's Timber Lanes.
The victory was Roth's fifth of the year. He outlasted Anthony, 188-169, in the tense championship match, and Pete McCordic was able to move into a tie for the runnerup spot with Anthony by virtue of a 230 in his final game.
In the final round, Roth won seven of eight matches and averaged more than 230 pins per game.
42 GAME TOTALS
*Alternate. Hollin defeated Cook in a one-game rolloff for 24th place. Qualifying leader, Salvino, 3,986, 24th place, Hollin and Cook, 3,174. PRO-AM CASHERS - Warren Nelson, Les Zikes, Henry Gonzalez, Steve Neff, Don McCune, Ed Ressler, Jr., Jeff Morin, Jack Lee, Joe Nuzzo and Art Trask.