Lynnwood, Wash. – Josh Blanchard of Mesa, Ariz., defeated non-member Cameron Weier of Seattle, Wash., 211-198, to win the PBA Bowlero Lynnwood Northwest Open at Bowlero Lynnwood on Sunday.
Prior to the championship match, Blanchard defeated non-member Duncan Whitaker of Poulsbo, Wash., 277-236, while Weier advanced by defeating Robert Robinson of Yelm, Wash., 212-168. Weier earned $1,200 for second place, followed by Whitaker and Robinson earning $850.
Blanchard earned $2,000 for first place and scored his twelfth PBA Regional tour title.
In the companion PBA50 Bowlero Lynnwood Northwest Open, Lance Lorfeld of University Place, Wash., defeated John Gould of Yuba City, Calif., 222-212, for his first PBA50 Regional win and $1,200 first place prize.
In the PBA50 semifinal round, Lorfeld eliminated Erik Hohlbein of Auburn, Wash., 214-194, and Gould defeated Randy Macomber of University Place, Wash., 204-203. Gould earned $700 for second place. Hohlbein and Macomber each earned $500 as semifinal round losers.
PBA BOWLERO LYNNWOOD NORTHWEST OPEN
Bowlero Lynnwood Lanes, Lynnwood, Wash., Sunday
Josh Blanchard, Mesa, Ariz., ($2,000) def. n-Cameron Weier, Seattle, Wash., ($1,200), 211-198.
Semifinal Round (losers earned $850):
Blanchard def. n-Duncan Whitaker, Poulsbo, Wash., 277-236.
Weier def. Robert Robinson, Yelm, Wash., 212-168.
Round of 8 (best of five games, losers eliminated and earned $650 each):
Blanchard def. Michael Tang, Johnstown, Ohio, 3-1.
Weir def. Lance Lorfeld, University Place, Wash., 3-0.
Whitaker def. AJ Johnson, Oswego, ill., 3-2.
Robinson def. Chris Tuholski, Troutdale, Ore., 3-1.
PBA50 BOWLERO LYNNWOOD NORTHWEST OPEN
Bowlero Lynnwood Lanes, Lynnwood, Wash., Saturday
Lance Lorfeld, University Place, Wash., ($1,200) def. John Gould, Yuba City, Calif, ($700), 222-212.
Semifinal Round (losers earned $500):
Lorfeld def. Erik Hohlbein, Auburn, Wash., 214-194.
Gould def. Randy Macomber, Brentwood, Calif., 204-203.
Round of 8 (best of five games, losers eliminated and earned $350 each):
Lorfeld def. Henry Dawson, Elma, Wash., 3-2.
Gould def. Clyde DeLoach, Heppner, Ore., 3-2.
Hohlbein def. Robert Reed Sr., Weed, Calif., 3-1.
Macomber def. Berry Tate, Wenatchee, Wash.., 3-0.
n-denotes non-PBA member