Most leagues at the five bowling centers in Sarasota and Manatee Counties have completed their fall-winter seasons, but some big numbers at Treasure Lanes in Port Charlotte headline this week's Examiner.com high-score report.
Mike Janosik is the headline performer, after he blasted games of 300, 276 and 258 en route to an 834 series in the Aero Sol Tuesday Men's League, where he now carries a 224 average. The 23-year-old righthander also fired a 769 series that included a 269 game in the Beef O'Brady's/Parquette Insurance League.
Also at Treasure Lanes, in the Kays-Ponger-Uselton Men's League, David Drab pounded out a perfect game and George Barlow posted a 299.
Drab, carrying a 215 average, opened with games of 232 and 165 before unloading 12 consecutive final-game strikes to complete a 697 series, while Barlow, now averaging 201, posted a 724 series on games of 231, 194 and 299.
On the distaff side, Renae Gross remained red-hot in the Beef O'Brady's/Parquette Insurance League at Treasure Lanes with a 701 series on games of 243, 257 and 201. She now carries a 215 average after her fifth 700-plus set in that league, including a 703 the previous week.
In another impressive performance, Kathy Maier rolled a 177-over-average 699 series, concluded by a 255 game in the Guys & Dolls Mixed League, also at Treasure Lanes.
In other high-score reports from area bowling establishments:
- TREASURE LANES: Ryan Williams 278-629, Fred Wilson 274-702, Mike Aleshire 268-750 and 268-728, Jerry Weese 267 and 710, Jim Aleshire 266-724 and 712, Herb Francis 266, Anthony Hauss 266, David Baker 266, Matt Carter 265, Don Baldwin 708, Erik Sheridan 707, John Tvaroch 704, John Campbell 704; Wendy Aldridge 255-618, Jennifer Peacock 236-690, Dale Miller 234 and 225, Jill Harper 226 and 604.
- BOWLAND PORT CHARLOTTE: Jeff Scudder 288-691, Don Baldwin 266-734, Jason Gottfried 266, Tony Shore 714, James Creutz 709, Jon Cuebas 704, Dave Jodoin 702, Jerry Lord 700; Rose Gassera 244-600 and 241-655, Mickeal Paige 236-613, Gina Gattuso 232-629, Ashley Schwartz 626, Jackie Wortinger 610.
- AMF VENICE LANES: Terry Cline 268-731, Rollie Block 267-726, Dennis Johnson 267, Todd Kostek 729, Jess Carter 721, Fred Wilson 709.
- ENGLEWOOD BOWL: John Stempien 278, Dave Phillips 275-704, Kevin Craycraft 267-710; Ruth Tokarz 227-616, Nina Phillips 225.
- SARASOTA LANES: Shanti Schrock 268-694, Barb Ripley 238-616.
- AMF GULF GATE LANES: Janet Romig 240-610.
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