Last month's champion Eric Copping did not take long to win his fifth title. A 216-186 win in the final round against youth member Andrew Hall made him the Yankee Lanes Singles champion. Eric won $1,600 and Andrew received $900 in SMART money. All finalists won a minimum of $200. The special tournament with $1,000 added by Yankee Lanes included 4 games of qualifying and an elimination style finals with the top half advancing each round.