Jakob Butturff

Tempe, Ariz.

Home Center: AMF Mesa Lanes (Mesa, AZ)

Age 26

PBA career 300 games: 17

Career Earnings

Career: In 2019 defeated EJ Tackett 258-244 in title match of non-title PBA Clash to take home $50,000 winner-take-all first prize...Finished third in PBA Bowlerstore.com Classic losing to eventual winner Tommy Jones 231-184 in semifinal match...Finished second in Barbasol PBA Tour Finals to winner EJ Tackett losing 2-1 in race-to-2 points title match...Won Lubbock Sports Shootout for third win of the season and seventh career title by defeating Stuart Williams 194-188 in title match...Finished second in DHC Japan Invitational losing to Jason Belmonte 224-213 in title match...Won USBC Masters by defeating fellow lefthander Mykel Holliman 228-196 in title match for first major and sixth career title...Finished second in PBA World Championship losing to Jason Belmonte 236-227 in title match...Won PBA Oklahoma Open by defeating Jesper Svensson 267-201 in title match for fifth career title...Was third consecutive tournament dating back to 2018 U.S. Open he Butturff was top qualifier joining Earl Anthony, Johnny Petraglia and Walter Ray Williams Jr. as only player to be top qualifier for finals in three consecutive tournaments...Finished second in season opening Hall of Fame Classic losing to Bill O'Neill in title match 199-194...Finished tied for ninth in PBA Playoffs...In 2018 Finished second in U.S. Open losing to Dom Barrett 207-206 in title match. Was second one-pin title match loss of the season. Won Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Group Classic for fourth career title by beating Tom Daugherty 217-182 in title match...Finished second in Lubbock Sports Open losing to Chris Barnes 207-206 in title match. Won Go Bowling! 60th Anniversary Classic by defeating Marshall Kent 244-154 in title match for third career title... Finished second in 2017 U.S. Open losing to Rhino Page in title match 256-222... As top qualifier for stepladder finals he led Page, the No. 2 qualifier, by 617 pins...Finished third in Xtra Frame Lubbock Sports Open...In 2016 won Lubbock Sports Open for first PBA Tour title defeating Shawn Maldonado 207-205 in title match...As top qualifier won South Point Las Vegas Open by beating Anthony Simonsen 277-211 in title match for second career title...Won PBA season record of nine regional titles...Had best finishes of fourth in 2015 PBA Viper Championship and fifth in Chameleon Championship...Owns 22 PBA regional titles.

Career Statistics

Year* Events Cashes Match Play CRA Titles Avg Earnings
2020 11 7 4 1 1 219.99 $25,470.00
2019 31 21 18 9 5 219.63 $195,080.00
2018 34 19 17 6 7 223.59 $92,510.00
2017 33 19 17 3 4 224.41 $49,550.00
2016 17 3 2 2 2 218.42 $32,025.00
2015 7 4 3 1 0 222.46 $16,850.00

*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: (6)
2016 - Lubbock, Texas, Las Vegas
2018 - Indianapolis, Coldwater, Ohio
2019 - Shawnee, Okla., Lubbock, Texas.

PBA Career Major Titles: (1)
2019 - USBC Masters (Las Vegas)

Other Achievements:
Won 2019 PBA Clash...Won silver medal in 2019 Pan Am Games doubles and singles...Won 2017 QubicaAMF World Cup by defeating Colombian Oscar Rodriguez 246-201 in title match...Won 2017 World Bowling Championships team gold medal...Won 2015 New Mexico Open...Finished third in 2016 USBC Open Championships all events...Won 2017 men's USA Team Trials title...Member of Team USA 2017-19...2016 West Region Player of the Year. 2016, 2017, 2018 Northwest Region Player of the Year...Silver medal in 2018 World Championships team event.

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