Troy Lint Wins Bryan’s Bowling Center Open for First PBA Regional Singles Title
Laurel, Del. – Troy Lint of Blandon, Pa., defeated T.J. McKinney of Yorktown, Va., 267-226, to win the PBA50 Bryan’s Bowling Center Open at Bryan’s Bowling Center on Sunday.
Lint, who qualified in fourth place, posted a perfect 4-0 match play record on his way to the victory. In the Round of 8, he defeated Steve Stein of Staten Island, N.Y., 2-0, before besting PBA Hall of Famer Parker Bohn III of Jackson, N.J. 258-213 in the semi-final match.
Lint, who joined the PBA in 2019, earned his first PBA Regional Title earlier in the season when he partnered with Darryl Bower of Middletown, Pa. in a doubles event in Canton, Ohio. His best singles finish was in October, when he finished runner-up behind Walter Ray Williams Jr., of Oxford, Fla.
McKinney, who was looking for his first career title, defeated John Conroy of Mahopac, N.Y., 191-160, in the other semi-final match.
The win earned Lint $1,500 while McKinney earned $950 as the runner-up.
PBA50 BRYAN’S BOWLING CENTER OPEN
Bryan’s Bowling Center, Laurel, Del., Sunday
Championship: Troy Lint, Blandon, Pa. ($1,500) def. Troy McKinney, Yorktown, Va., ($950), 276-226.
Semifinal Round (losers earned $750): Lint def. Parker Bohn III, Jackson, N.J., 258-213.
McKinney def. John Conroy, Mahopac, N.Y., 191-160.
Round of 8 (best of three games, losers eliminated and earned $675 each):
Lint def. Steve Stein, Staten Island, N.Y., 2-0.
McKinney def. n-Mitch Sacks, Jersey City, N.J., 2-0.
Conroy def. Ray Edwards, Middle Island, N.Y., 2-1.
Bohn def. Danny Wiseman, Baltimore, 2-0.
Round of 12 (best of three games, losers eliminated and earned $600 each):
McKinney def. Terry Wiley, Vienna, Va., 2-0.
Conroy def. Marty Berke, Allentown, Pa., 2-0.
Stein def. Rick Graham, Lancaster, Pa., 2-0.
Wiseman def. Gregory Turner, Temple Hills, Md., 2-1.
300 Games: Gregory Turner, Parker Bohn III
n-designates non-member entry
Editor’s Note: A photo of the winner has been posted in PBA's Media Gallery