Pontus Andersson Tops Eight Players Earning Berths in PBA Jonesboro Open after PTQ

by Jerry Schneider  |  Monday, January 27, 3:41 PM

Pontus Andersson Tops Eight Players Earning Berths in PBA Jonesboro Open after PTQ

JONESBORO, Ark. (Jan. 27, 2020) – Sweden’s Pontus Andersson averaged 228.5 to top Monday’s PBA Jonesboro Open Pre-Tournament Qualifier (PTQ) at Hijinx leading eight players who advanced from the PTQ into the tournament that will begin with Wednesday’s first round of qualifying at 10 a.m. CST.

PBA fans can watch Jonesboro Open qualifying and match play on FloBowling Wednesday through Friday, and the live stepladder finals live on FS1 Saturday at 4:30 p.m. EST (3:30 p.m. CST).

PBA JONESBORO OPEN

(A 2020 Go Bowling PBA Tour Tier 2 event)

Hijinx, Jonesboro, Ark., Monday

Final Pre-Tournament Qualifier Standings

(After 10 games; top 8 advance to tournament proper)

1, Pontus Andersson, Sweden, 2,285.
2, Kyle Duster, Scottsdale, Ariz., 2,253.
3, Dino Castillo, Highland Village, Texas, 2,175.
4, Zeke Bayt, Westerville, Ohio, 2,157.
5, Stephen Hahn, Sterling, Va., 2,140.
6, Jim Pratt, Avondale, Ariz., 2,130.
7, Arturo Quintero, Mexico, 2,127.
8, Greg Young, Viera, Fla., 2,124.

Failed to advance:
9, Alex Martin, Kennesaw, Ga., 2,122.
10, Kenneth Ryan, Farmingdale, N.J., 2,114.
11, Nate Garcia, Port St. Lucie, Fla., 2,107.
12, Ildemaro Ruiz, Venezuela, 2,100.
13, Michael Ruben, Selden, N.Y., 2,097.
14, Russ Oviatt, Sioux Falls, S.D., 2,084.
15, Michael Martell, Brooklyn, N.Y., 2,077.
16, Michael Schlabach, Goshen, Ind., 2,070.
17, Nathan Bohr, Austin, Texas, 2,059.
18, Dwight Adams, Eden, N.C., 2,058.
19, Mattt Russo, Fariview Heights, Ill., 2,057.
20, Andrew Suscreba, Clifton, N.J., 2,042.
21, Karl Wahlgren, Sweden, 2,021.
22, Kim Bolleby, Sweden, 2,014.
23, Chase Valenzuela, Little Rock, Ark., 2,004.
24, Brian Robinson, Morgantown, W.Va., 1,997.
25, Michael Davidson, Versailles, Ohio, 1,991.
26, Brent Boho, Colgate, Wis., 1,988.
27, Mike Coffey, Melbourne, Fla., 1,943.
28, Jaroslav Lorenc, Czech Republic, 1,909.
29, Wesley Low Jr., Palmdale, Calif., 1,904.
30, Justin Wyman, Fairport, N.Y., 1,889.
31, Zac Tackett, Huntington, Ind., 1,846.
32, Michael (Howard) Robbins, Leighton, Ala., 1,845.
33, Brad Brooks, Maumelle, Ark., 1,836.
34, Jeff Atkins, Hot Springs Village, Ark., 1,815.
35, Andrew Marks, Conway, Ark., 1,813.
36, Brandon Curtis, Manson, N.C., 1,788.
37, Andrew Silverman, Akron, Ohio, 1,784.
38, Jason VanBelkum, Waynesville, Mo., 1,746.
39, Robert Miller, Martin, Tenn., 1,715.
40, Okito Kemp, Beaufort, S.C., 1,693.
41, Kenneth Bland Jr., San Antonio, Texas, 1,672.
42, Timothy Miller, Bowling Green, Ky., 1,649.
43, Elijah Felling, Norman, Okla., 1,591.
44, Robert Miller II, Cabot, Ark., 1,520.