Aleshire fired games of 279, 290 and 245 en route to an 814 series in the After Hours Bail Bonds/Advanced Home Improvement League at AMF Venice. It marked his third 800-plus series of the season in that league -- after back-to-back 814 and 805 sets in October -- and it upped his average to a blistering 239.
Farmer and Swietek both rolled perfect games during this week's session of the Jeffcoat Blueprinting League at AMF Bradenton.
Two area players earned 11-in-a-row honors by rolling consecutive strikes beginning with the first frame, while four others had a first-frame spare before striking out.
Corey Cyr blasted a 299 game to complete a 722 series in the Kays-Ponger-Uselton Men's League at Treasure Lanes, while Jimmy Kuykendall Jr. left a 6-10 on the final ball, settling for a 298 game in the Adam & Eve Mixed League at Bowland Port Charlotte.
Gil Garcia and Geoff Stanek each rolled games of 290 at AMF Bradenton, with Garcia's coming in the Jeffcoat Blueprinting League and Stanek's in the Wednesday Night Mixed League as part of a 746 series.
In addition, Fred Wilson posted a 290 game in the middle of a 676 series in the Tuesday Men's League at Treasure Lanes, and George Barlow had a 290 to open a 713 series in the Guys & Dolls League at Treasure Lanes.
Several far-over-average performances reported
Two bowlers posted far-over-average games during recent play: Wayne Chadwell, with a 107-over 289 in the Yoder's Restaurant League at Sarasota Lanes; and Edward Robinson, with a 101-over 268 in the Kays-Ponger-Uselton Men's League at Treasure Lanes.
Four players rolled series well above their average: Tom Bialecki, a 168-over 738 in the Sun-N-Fun League at Sarasota Lanes; Bill Thomas, a 159-over 627 in the Environmental A/C League at AMF Gulf Gate; Neil Knopf, a 153-over 738 in the Senior Classic at AMF Venice; and Chris Fisher, a 148-over 667 in the Adam & Eve League at Bowland Port Charlotte.
Following is a recap of other high-score accomplishments from all seven area bowling establishments:
- ENGLEWOOD BOWL: Randy Wise 288, Guy Jones 287 and 268, John Stempien 286-721, Matt Flickinger 279-750, Jerry Weese 279, Martin Rurade 272, Jimmy Bruns 269-709 and 707, Scott Romness 269, Ken Bruno 268-735, Dave Brooks 268, John Olesh 267-710, Jim Janik 267, Tony Clevenger 266, Eric Kansman 266, Jayson Taylor 718; Lisa Haller 265-648, Della Distafano 254-607, April Harmon 243-615, Bobbie Jo Weese 234, Ruth Tokarz 226-600, Lise Yust 606, Judy Bartnick 600.
- TREASURE LANES: David Donaldson 280-750 and 275, John Davis 280, Keith Jones 279-711, Joe Murray 279, Wayne Carr 278 and 268 and 266, Mike Aleshire 277-755 and 266-729, Dave Baker Jr. 276-732, Jerry Weese 268-717 and 267-717, John Nickols 267, David Jodoin 266-702, Jeff DeFosse 266; Dolores Meyers 277-691, Jennifer Peacock 256-636 and 255-665, Jan Baker 236, Bobbie Jo Weese 234-605, Connie Eilers 234, Nancy Wroe 233-661, Colleen Donaldson 233, Renae Gross 225 and 641, Deb Lugiewics 629, Jill Harper 606.
- AMF VENICE: Jeff Stapleton 289-752 and 269, Steve Kosinski 288, James McCleland 279-769, Joe Ferraro 277, Keith Heinz 268, Ken McDougall 266-737, Matthew Murse 266, Dennis Johnson 265, Terry Cline 712, Gary Lee 706; Mary Stary 235, Dee Meyers 233-621.
- SARASOTA LANES: Rafael Perez 286, Saul Insignares 284-721 and 707 and 706, David Shedrow 279-755 and 279 and 267-721, Jesse Hawver 278-738, Richard McLaughlin 269-753, Aaron Albritton 268, Scott Hall 268, Mike Thompson 268, Carl Sawyer 713, John Thompson 700; Cindy Territo 616.
- AMF GULF GATE: Paul Franzetti 279, Mark Munro 269, John Favara 268, Jerry Tucciarone Jr. 267, Marion Summers 265; Cindy Grich 259-652, Beth Owen-Cipielewski 225-650.
- BOWLAND PORT CHARLOTTE: Jimmy Kuykendall Jr. 268, Mike Janosik 266, Steve Parisi 700.
- AMF BRADENTON: Stephen Gergle 266, Mark Purvis 266; Rochelle Banks 243.