Jack Jurek

Lackawanna, N.Y.

Home Center: Transit Lanes (Williamsville, NY)

Age 55

Career PBA 300 Games: 17

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Joined
1986
Titles*
2
Career Earnings
$692,332.00

Personal: John Joseph Jurek…Nickname Double J…Favorite sport is hockey…Lists Pete Weber as his toughest opponent…Won the 1984 AMF World Cup in Sydney, Australia…Named 1984 Bowlers Journal Amateur of the Year…Won team gold, trios silver and doubles bronze medals for Team USA in 1985 FIQ American Zone Championships in Bogota, Colombia.

Career: Won Shark Championship in 2009-10 for his second career title set a PBA record for longest period between Tour titles (14 years and 175 days), eclipsing previous mark of 14 years, 6 days held by Les Zikes… Won the Shark Championship in dramatic fashion by defeating Mike Fagan in a one-frame roll-off (10-8) after tying in the championship match, 218-218...Won his first Tour title in the 1995 PBA Tums Classic in Windsor Locks, Conn., defeating David Traber, 231-228, for the title…Has made 11 television appearances in his career…Top finish in 2010-11 was second in USBC Masters, losing in championship match to Tom Hess 225-214 as top qualifier...Has finished second on two occasions, third once, fourth three times and fifth twice…Owns 13 PBA Regional Tour and three PBA50 titles.

Career Statistics

Year* Events Cashes Match Play CRA Titles Avg Earnings
2018 3 1 1 1 0 208.07 $1,750.00
2017 3 3 3 0 0 228.95 $3,450.00
2016 11 11 10 0 0 223.76 $18,815.00
2015 7 7 5 0 1 220.80 $16,600.00
2014 7 5 5 3 1 227.78 $22,030.00
2013 20 6 2 0 0 211.95 $22,050.00
2011 14 8 3 1 0 218.09 $17,155.00
2010 12 8 2 2 0 217.71 $47,930.00
2009 18 14 11 1 1 215.76 $64,200.00
2008 20 19 8 1 0 214.14 $44,405.00
2007 18 17 8 2 0 216.58 $50,455.00
2006 19 18 13 2 0 219.41 $91,790.00
2005 20 19 8 1 0 216.28 $53,075.00
2004 7 7 1 0 0 207.57 $5,980.00
2003 14 8 4 0 0 0.00 $2,250.00
2002 5 5 1 0 0 0.00 $15,045.00
2001 13 6 3 0 0 0.00 $12,850.00
2000 3 2 0 0 0 0.00 $1,860.00
1999 8 2 0 0 0 0.00 $2,720.00
1998 13 7 5 1 0 0.00 $18,700.00
1997 9 6 4 0 0 0.00 $11,560.00
1996 5 3 1 0 0 0.00 $4,410.00
1995 10 7 3 1 1 0.00 $34,940.00
1994 4 3 2 0 0 0.00 $8,600.00
1993 5 3 2 0 0 0.00 $8,775.00
1992 9 3 1 0 0 0.00 $6,145.00
1991 4 2 1 0 0 0.00 $2,595.00
1990 21 4 3 0 0 0.00 $8,435.00
1989 29 11 3 1 0 0.00 $20,678.00
1988 21 4 3 0 0 0.00 $10,530.00
1987 7 2 0 0 0 0.00 $10,859.00
1986 6 4 1 1 0 0.00 $8,015.00

*Note: Statistics will be updated for each tournament after it airs on television. Click here for the PBA Tour TV schedule.

Titles and Achievements

Career: Won Shark Championship in 2009-10 for his second career title set a PBA record for longest period between Tour titles (14 years and 175 days)
, eclipsing previous mark of 14 years, 6 days held by Les ZikesWon the Shark Championship in dramatic fashion by defeating Mike Fagan in a one-frame roll-off (10-8)
after tying in the championship match, 218-218...Won his first Tour title in the 1995 PBA Tums Classic in Windsor Locks, Conn., defeating David Traber, 231-228, for the title…Has made 11 television appearances in his career…Top finish in 2010-11 was second in USBC Masters, losing in championship match to Tom Hess 225-214 as top qualifier...Has finished second on two occasions, third once, fourth three times and fifth twice…Owns 13 PBA Regional Tour and three PBA50 titles.

Career Standard Titles (2)

1995 – Windsor Locks, Conn.
2009-10 - Allen Park, Mich. (Shark Championship)

Awards:
Steve Nagy Sportsmanship Award (2005-06, 2010-11)
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