Ryan Ciminelli

Cheektowaga, N.Y.

Home Center: Strikers Family Sportscenter (Rock Hill, SC)

Age 33

Career PBA 300 Games: 14

Career Earnings

Personal: Married to Chelsie...Holds degree in construction engineering and project management from Erie Community College…Favorite sport is football…First job was as construction laborer…Favorite musical performer in Eminem…Favorite movie is Ocean’s 11…Favorite TV show is Bones…Bowling hero is Parker Bohn III.

2019: Finished third in PBA-WBT Thailand losing to Sean Rash 209-208 in semifinal match...Won eighth career tour title and first since 2016 by defeating Tom Daugherty 217-209 in Gene Carter Pro Shop Open in title match...Member of Portland Lumberjacks Elias Cup championship team.

Career: In 2018 finished sixth in Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Classic and seventh in DHC Japan Invitational...In 2017 finished second in Xtra Frame Chesapeake Open losing to Dick Allen 205-176 in title match. Finished second in Xtra Frame Greater Jonesboro Open losing to Francois Lavoie 224-152 in title match. Finished eighth in U.S. Open...In 2016 won PBA Xtra Frame Parkside Lanes Open defeating J.R. Raymond 232-221 in title match for second title of the season and seventh of his career. Won bowlingball.com Maine Shootout for sixth Tour title by defeating Tommy Jones 240-208 in title match. Finished second in Barbasol Players Championship losing to Canadian Graham Fach 279-244 in championship match. Finished second in Xtra Frame Storm Open losing to EJ Tackett in title match 217-210...In 2015 won U.S. Open by defeating Dom Barrett 236-223 to claim his fourth Tour title and first major. Won WSOB Viper Championship for third win of the season and fifth of his career by defeating Kim Bolleby of Thailand in championship match 237-209 Finished third in Rolltech PBA World Championship losing semifinal match 247-237. Defeated Anthony Pepe 269-211 in title match to win Xtra Frame South Point Open for third title. Finished fourth in 2015 Barbasol Tournament of Champions losing to Sean Rash in second stepladder match 300-214...In 2014 finished second in WBT Thailand losing to Osku Palermaa in championship match 243-224 and finished fifth in USBC Masters losing opening match 227-214. In 2012-13 won WSOB V Chameleon Championship as top qualifier defeating Dom Barrett 258-203 in title match for second career Tour title. Finished second in WSOB V Viper Championship losing to Chris Barnes 230-212 in title match...In 2011-12 finished second in season-ending Tournament of Champions losing to winner Sean Rash in the title match 239-205. Was last chance for a lefthander to win in 2011-12 season marking the first time that a left-hander had not won a title during a Tour season since 1962. Also had second-place finish in Ricart Ford Open for only other TV appearance during the season and finished 10th in PBA World Championship. In 2010-11 season after competing on Tour for four seasons, won first PBA Tour title in One A Day Earl Anthony Memorial. Other TV appearance was third in GEICO Mark Roth Plastic Ball Championship...Had a break-out season in 2009-10 after two previous years of bowling TQRs by bowling in 17 Tour events, cashing in nine, making match play six times and advanced to championship round four times. Best finishes were seconds in Cheetah Championship (lost best-of-seven-game title match to Norm Duke) and Viper Championship (lost in title match to Rhino Page, 268-246. Finished third in USBC Masters for best career finish in a major. Also tied for third in Go Rving Match Play Championship…Finished third in 2009 PBA Regional Players Invitational to earn his first PBA Tour exemption for 2010-11…Owns 13 PBA regional titles.

Career Statistics

Year* Events Cashes Match Play CRA Titles Avg Earnings
2019 22 6 4 1 1 209.95 $28,905.00
2018 29 13 8 0 2 214.50 $32,620.00
2017 29 13 10 3 0 220.15 $74,705.00
2016 21 9 7 4 2 219.76 $61,825.00
2015 19 11 9 5 3 225.37 $129,460.00
2014 15 8 2 1 0 217.41 $46,427.00
2013 24 16 9 3 1 218.38 $57,941.59
2011 14 10 5 3 0 225.93 $64,545.00
2010 12 6 3 2 1 217.91 $51,350.00
2009 17 9 6 4 0 218.70 $57,775.00
2008 20 11 3 0 0 207.08 $15,940.00
2007 18 8 3 0 0 209.53 $12,635.00

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

Titles and Achievements

PBA Career Standard Titles (7)

2010-11 - Dublin, Calif.
2012-13 - Chameleon Championship, Las Vegas
2015 - Xtra Frame South Point Open, Las Vegas
Viper Championship, Reno
2016 - Portland, Maine
Aurora, Ill.
2019 - Middletown, Del.

PBA Career Major Titles (1)

2015 - U.S. Open

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