Chris Monroy from Worcester, MA won his third NEBA title with a 236-147 championship match victory over Steve Lynn. Chris led the tournament from start to finish. He was the tournament high qualifier with 1253 then continued through the match play bracket with no match within twenty pins. He defeated Mark Bouchard 258-194, Gary Kurensky 247-178, Jonathan Sellers 212-173 and Andrew Hall 200-173 in the semi-finals. Chris won $1,950 plus an $100 paid entry into the Brunswick Tournament of Champions while Steve took home $1,160 for his runner-up finish.