Bill O'Neill

Langhorne, Pa.

Home Center: Levittown Lanes (Levittown, PA)

Age 36

Career PBA 300 Games: 26

Bill O'Neill


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Career Earnings

Personal: Married to Christi...Has as son, Gavin and daughter Avery...Four-time first team All-American at Saginaw Valley State University...Nickname is The Real Deal.

2017: Finished fifth in Xtra Frame Gene Carter's Pro Shop Classic...Finished fourth in Roth/Holman Doubles with partner Jason Belmonte losing in second stepladder match to Zeke Bayt and Dick Allen 244-211.

Career: In 2016 teamed with Shannon O'Keefe to successfully defend Xtra frame Fight Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles for eighth career title and first of the season...Finished second in Gene Carter's Pro Shop Open losing to Michael Haugen Jr. in title match 289-255...Finished 10th in FireLake PBA Tournament of Champions...Finished fifth in South Point Las Vegas Open losing to Anthony Simonsen in first stepladder match 242-222...Had very productive 2015 season with two wins and seven top-five finishes. Won PBA Oklahoma Open for sixth career title by defeating Jason Belmonte 247-172 in championship match. Won PBA King of the Swing non-title event by defeating Belmonte in championship match 191-164. Finished second in Lubbock Sports Southwest Open losing to EJ Tackett 256-213. Finished third in PBA Wolf Open losing to Kyle Troup in semifinal match 202-188. Finished third in Bear Open losing to eventual winner Tommy Jones in semifinal match, 225-220. Won seventh career title teaming with Shannon O'Keefe to win Xtra Frame Striking Against Breast Cancer Doubles. Finished fifth in Xtra Frame South Point Open. Teamed with Jason Belmonte to finish fourth in Roth/Holman Doubles Championship. Finished sixth in 2015 Tournament of Champions...In 2014 won Badger Open for fifth career PBA Tour title by defeating Brian Valenta in 243-235...Finished third in Bear Open and Emir Cup...While not a PBA title, won Summer Swing King of the Swing special event by defeating Sean Rash 245-181 in championship match...In 2012-13 won his fourth Tour title in the Alka Seltzer Plus Cold Cheetah Championship for fourth career title by sweeping all three stepladder matches that included a 243-192 win over Mike Wolfe in the championship match. Finished second in Lucas Oil Wolf Open losing to Chris Loschetter 264-231 in championship match...Won third career title in Pepsi Viper Championship in 2010-11...Had a breakout season in 2009-10 season with the first two Tour titles after six seasons on Tour…Won the Chameleon Championship and his first major, the Lumber Liquidators U.S. Open…Was second to Walter Ray Williams Jr. in earnings with a career-high $147,275…Tied Williams in PBA Player of the Year points race, but lost tie-breaker in overall Tour points…Made five television appearances which also included two thirds and a fourth…Named the 2005-06 PBA Rookie of the Year…Finished sixth as an amateur in the 62nd U.S. Open became a PBA member the next week…Finished 10th in the 2005 PBA Tour Trials to earn the final exemption for the 2005-06 season and his first PBA Tour exemption…Owns 10 PBA regional titles.

Career Statistics

Season* Events Cashes Match Play CRA Titles Avg Earnings
2018 Go Bowling! PBA Tour 3 3 2 0 0 220.71 $13,100.00
2017 17 12 6 1 0 219.57 $58,470.00
2016 24 15 8 2 1 218.35 $55,705.00
2015 21 16 14 5 2 226.70 $100,698.00
2014 18 14 6 4 1 221.74 $85,996.00
2012-2013 25 20 9 3 1 223.99 $79,461.00
2011-2012 13 11 7 2 0 225.85 $39,510.00
2010-2011 12 12 9 4 1 220.24 $97,290.00
2009-2010 19 18 10 5 2 219.21 $147,275.00
2008-2009 20 20 18 7 0 222.96 $91,680.00
2007-2008 19 19 13 1 0 216.92 $46,275.00
2006-2007 19 19 12 1 0 219.56 $48,180.00
2005-2006 20 18 11 1 0 215.06 $61,080.00
2004-2005 season 3 1 0 0 0 204.80 $2,000.00

*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 Standard Titles (7)

2009-10 - Allen Park, Mich. (Chameleon Championship)

2010-11, Las Vegas (Viper Championship)

2012-13 - Las Vegas (Cheetah Championship)

2014 - Badger Open, Shawnee, Okla.
2015 - Oklahoma Open, Shawnee, Okla.
Houston (doubles with Shannon O'Keefe)

Houston (doubles with Shannon O'Keefe)

Career Major Titles (1)

2009-10 – Lumber Liquidators U.S. Open, Indianapolis.

PBA Rookie of the Year (2005-06)

Other Achievements:
Seven-time member of Team USA...Earned Silver medal in team, trios and doubles in 2015 PABCON Championships...Three-time Bowling Writers Association of America Collegiate Bowler of the Year (2001, ’03, ‘04)
…National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association Most Valuable Player in 2002-03 and 2003-04...Gold medal winner in all-events, trios, team and Masters bronze in 2011 PABCON Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico...Became first non-Finnish winner of Ballmaster Open in Helsinki in 2012...Won 2012 PABCON Championships gold medals in doubles, five-player team and individual all-events silver in trios and a bronze in the Masters finale...Won gold (singles)
, silver (team)
and bronze (trios)
in 2013 WBA World Bowling Championships...Won team silver (with Mike Fagan, Chris Barnes, Sean Rash and Tommy Jones)
in 2014 WBA Men's World Bowling Championships in Abu Dhabi.

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