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Anthony Pepe joined Dick Millward, Chris Rebstock. RJ Broege and Steve Blanchet as a 2-time champion of the Tournament of Champions on Sunday. He led the field in qualifying with 1144 and was the only bowler to shoot 200 each game (247, 223, 269, 201, 204) on the challenging sport shot. He defeated Tony Reynaud 448-431, Brian Egan 401-370 and Bob Volk 501-324 in the semifinals. In the final match against Amanda Broege, Pepe took a 37 pin lead after winning the first game 192-155 as Amanda struggled through an injured hand. He continued his fine bowling with a 236 in the second game for a 428-317 victory at the Brunswick TOC. Pepe won $1,600 plus a $100 entry to defend his title in 2016.
Cuts: Tournament(992), Sr(1028), SuperSr/Women(1004)
High Qualifier: Anthony Pepe(1144)
Related File: NEBA Results 2015 11 TofC
Justin Warhol added his name to the list of champions with a victory at the Radical Non-Champions Tournament on Saturday. The New Yorker led the second squad with 1085. After a one round bye, Justin defeated Jeff Palmer 210-198, Jim Comette 201-178, Matt Dzikiewicz 202-196 and Jonathan Sellers 212-203 to advance to the championship match. Justin took the lead early in the final match to be up by 24 in the fifth. He continued hitting the pocket on the low scoring condition finishing up with strikes so he only needed to stay behind the foul line in the tenth to earn the title 226-192 over Josh Roca. He won $1,500 and a spot in the TOC the next day.
Cuts: 10AM Squad (1014), 1:30PM Squad (1014), Senior (1028), Super Senior/Women (981), At-Large (1001)
High Qualifier: Robert Rowe III (1131)
Related File: NEBA Results 2015 11 Non Champs
Joe Scianna won his 2nd NEBA title by defeating Calvin Sellers in an exciting championship match at Wonder Bowl in New Beford, MA. The two finalists tied with 247 so a ninth and tenth frame roll-off was held. Joe ended up the victor with a perfect 60 to Calvin's 59. Joe adds this to his doubles title in June. He won $1,000 plus a paid entry into the Brunswick Tournament of Champions later this month
Cuts: 6pm(1167), 9am(1199), 12:30pm(1146), Sr(1199), SSr/W(1244)
High Qualifier: Brandon Robertson (1270)
Related File: NEBA 2015 11 Wonder Bowl
Todd Lathrop wins again! Todd won his, 5th time this year which is his ninth title overall by defeating tournament high qualifier Scott Widmer 213-161 in the championship match at Bradley Bowl. He won $1,500 and a paid entry into the Brunswick Tournament of Champions while Scott took home $925. There were 193 entries. Scott Widmer was high qualifier with 1284. Cuts: 6pm=1075, 9am=1100, 12:30pm=1117, Sr=1137, SuperSr/women=1132, at-large=1092
Cuts: 6pm=1075, 9am=1100, 12:30pm=1117, Sr=1137, SuperSr/women=1132
High Qualifier: Scott Widmer - 1284
Related File: Bradley Bowl 2015 Match Play
Matt O'Grady & Alex Aguiar won the Turbo Driven to Bowl Doubles with a 478-433 championship match victory over Joey Transue & Jeff Santos. The duo split $2,100 and both won paid entries into the Tournament of Champions November. Matt adds this title to his win from yesterday. This is title #17 for Alex which moves him into second place alone for the most titles in NEBA history behind Michael Lichstein's 28 titles.