Kristopher Prather


Kristopher Prather

Plainfield, Ill.

Home Center: Plainfield Lanes (Plainfield, IL)

Age 28

PBA 300 games: 6

Career Earnings

Personal: Favorite food is fish…Favorite musical artist is Josh Turner…Hobby is fishing...Bowled for Wichita State University.

Career: In 2019 was member of Portland Lumberjacks Elias Cup championship team...Won inaugural PBA Playoffs with 2-0 Race to 2 Points finals win against Bill O'Neill...Won PBA Scorpion Championship with 200-190 win over BJ Moore in title match for first career PBA Tour title... Finally broke through with win after seven top five and four third-place finishes over the previous two seasons...Finished fourth in Go Bowling! Jonesboro Open losing to Anthony Simonsen 246-203 in second stepladder match...In 2018 finished season with four championship round appearances. Finished third in U.S. Open tying season and career high finish losing to Dom Barrett 226-222 in semifinal match. Made third top five in FloBowling Fall Swing, finishing fifth in Tulsa Open losing to eventual winner Stuart Williams 236-227 in opening stepladder match. Tied career-best finish of third in Fall Swing FloBowling Bear and Wolf Opens. Lost to eventual winner EJ Tackett in Bear Open semifinal 9-8 in one-ball rolloff after tying 245-245. Lost to Andrew Anderson in semifinal of Wolf Open 297-227. Finished fourth in Roth-Holman Doubles Championship with Brandon Novak losing to Darren and Michael Tang in second stepladder match 243-235...In 2017 had third-place finish in 2016 Xtra Frame Parkside Lanes Open. Had three other top 10 finishes in 2016 which included sixth in Scorpion Championship and Wolf Open and eighth in Fall Classic Team Challenge...Finished sixth in 2015 PBA Xtra Frame South Point Open...Owns two PBA Regional titles.

Career Statistics

Year* Events Cashes Match Play CRA Titles Avg Earnings
2020 9 8 5 2 1 220.53 $136,485.00
2019 26 17 12 5 2 216.50 $179,348.00
2018 20 13 9 5 0 220.33 $59,135.00
2017 18 10 7 0 2 219.34 $20,985.00
2016 19 11 6 1 0 216.63 $24,615.00
2015 15 5 2 0 0 214.55 $7,400.00

*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: (2)
2019 -Detroit, Scorpion Championship
PBA Playoffs, Portland, Maine.

PBA Major Titles: (1)
2020 - PBA Tournament of Champions, Fairlawn, Ohio.

Other Achievements:
Second-place in 2011 USBC Open Championships singles…Third-place in 2015 USBC Open Doubles…Second-place in 2012 New Mexico Open.

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