Seattle Open



$115,000 SEATTLE OPEN
Leilani Lanes, Seattle, Wash., Jun 14-19, 1985

Jacques Takes Seattle

Dennis Jacques coasted to a 226-201 decision over Wayne Webb to complete a wire-to-wire victory in the $115,000 Seattle Open. It was the second PBA title for Jacques, who posted an impressive 21-3 match play record and led the field by 542 pins after 42 games. Against Webb, Jacques started with five straight strikes, while Webb failed to strike until the ninth frame. It was the second time in three years Webb finished second in this event. He also lost the title match to Charlie Tapp In 1983.

In the opening match, Marshall Holman, eliminated Mike Durbin, 238-199. Jimmie Pritts Jr., then stopped Holman, 252-187, before losing to Webb In the semifinal, 216-195.

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND

Pos.Name, City/StateTotalAmount
1Dennis Jacques, Middletown, N.J.226 (1 game)$17,000
2Wayne Webb, Indianapolis417 (2 games)9,000
3Jimmie Pritts Jr., Lawrence, Mass.447 (2 games)7,000
4Marshall Holman, Jacksonville, Ore.425 (2 games)5,500
5Mike Durbin, Chagrin Falls, Ohio199 (1 game)4,000

PLAYOFF RESULTS - Holman defeated Durbin, 238-199; Pritts defeated Holman, 252-187; Webb defeated Pritts, 216-195; and in the championship game, Jacques defeated Webb, 226-201.

42-GAME TOTALS

 Name, CityPinsAvg  WLT+TotAmt
#1Dennis Jacques, Middletown, N.J. 9613 228.8 21-3-0 630 10243 
2Wayne Webb, Indianapolis 9236 219.9 15-8-1 465 9701 
3Jimmie Pritts Jr., Lawrence, Mass. 9137 217.5 14-9-1 435 9572 
4Mike Durbin, Chagrin Falls, Ohio 9117 217.0 13-10-1 405 9522 
5Marshall Holman, Jacksonville, Ore. 9096 216.5 13-11-0 390 9486 
**6Steve J. Martin, Kingsport, Tenn. 9029 214.9 15-9-0 450 9479 $3,575
7Rowdy Morrow, St. Louis 8948 213.0 16-8-0 480 9428 3,000
8Amleto Monacelli, Venezuela 8924 212.4 14-9-1 435 9359 2,800
#9Don Genalo, N. Merrick, N.Y. 8805 209.6 17-7-0 510 9315 2,600
10Tom Crites, Tampa, Fla. 8903 211.9 12-11-1 375 9278 2,500
#11Sam Zurich, Hernando Beach, Fla. 8958 213.2 9-14-1 285 9243 2,400
12John Forst, Woodridge, III. 8830 210.2 13-11-0 390 9220 2,300
13Pete Weber, St. Louis 8907 212.0 8-16-0 240 9147 2,200
14George Pappas, Charlotte, N.C. 8800 209.5 11-12-1 345 9145 2,050
 Eddie Ressler, Seattle, Wash. 8830 210.2 10-13-1 315 9145 2,050
16Mark Baker, Garden Grove, Calif. 8852 210.7 9-15-0 270 9122 1,900
17Ken Darwin, Seattle, Wash. 8836 210.3 9-15-0 270 9106 1,800
18David Ozio, Vidor, Texas 8693 206.9 12-12-0 360 9053 1,700
19Tom Milton, St. Petersburg, Fla. 8710 207.3 10-14-0 300 9010 1,600
20Lynn Austermuhl, Anchorage, Alaska 8718 207.5 9-14-1 285 9003 1,500
21Mark Williams, Beaumont, Texas 8685 206.7 10-13-1 315 9000 1,400
22Gary Skidmore, Albuquerque, N.M. 8623 205.3 7-17-0 210 8833 1,300
23Jeff Bellinger, Columbia, S.C. 8580 204.2 7-17-0 210 8790 1,250
24Ron Dixon, W. Palm Beach, Fla. 8258 196.6 9-15-0 270 8528 1,220

OTHER CASHERS

Pos.Name, City/StateAmount
*25Alan Granat, Palisade, Colo.$1,180
 Guppy Troup, Neptune Beach, Fla.1,075
27Jim Tilton, Huntington Beach, Calif.1,060
28Bob Chamberlain, Auburn Hills, Mich.1,050
29Bruce Carter, New Braunfels, Texas1,040
30Mats Karlsson, Sweden1,025
 Ernie Schlegel, Vancouver, U.S.A.1,025
32Dave Husted, Milwaukie, Ore.1,010
33Charlie Tapp, S. St. Paul, Minn.1,000
34Rick Minier, Vancouver, Wash.990
35Bill Roeben, San Jose, Calif.980
36Jerry Ross, Seattle, Wash.970
37Leroy Bornhop, St. Charles, Mo.960
38Jeff Mattingly, Puyallup, Wash.950
39Warren Nelson, Fresno, Calif.940
#40George Branham III., Arleta, Calif.930
41Del Warren, Rockledge, Fla.920
42Randy Pedersen, Venice, Calif.910
43James A. Miller, Mesa, Ariz.900
44Bob Learn Jr., Erie, Pa.890
45Bobby Knipple, Long Beach, Calif.875
 Chuck Pierce, Dallas875
47Del Ballard, Richardson, Texas860
48Dave Ferraro, Kingston, N.Y.850

* - Match play alternate. ** - TV finals alternate. # - George Branham III, Brad Bohling, Don Genalo, Dennis Jacques and Sam Zurich rolled 300 games ($100 each). 18-game qualifying leader - Dennis Jacques, 4213. 24th place Don Genalo 3838. 48th place - Dave Ferraro, 3746. Alan Granat and Guppy Troup tied for 25th place and Granat won the roll-off to serve as alternate. PRO-AM CASHERS - Bob Learn Jr., Robert Worrall, Gary Cea, Steve Wunderlich, Del Ballard Jr., Dave Husted, Marshall Holman, Jim Tilton, Charlie Tapp, Bruce Carter, Steve D. Martin, John Forst, George Branham III, Skip Tucker, Rick Minier and Bob Handley ($50 each).