2015 Annual Membership Meeting

Annual Membership Meeting

The VPUSBC Annual membership meeting was held June 7, 2015 at Sparetimes Bowling Center in Hampton.

At this meeting, the Harry Davis/Harry Sager Youth Scholarships were presented. The first place scholarship winner, bowling in the high school league, was James Bittner. He received $2000 to go towards his studies. The second place scholarship winner, bowling in the Sparetimes Junior/Senior League, was Aaron Morris. He was awarded $1500.

Annual elections were also held at this meeting. Re-elected to the position of 1st Vice President was Laura Favata. Re-elected to the position of 3rd Vice President was Jim Brooks. Directors Ira Tate, Jr. and Timothy White were re-elected to their positions and new Directors are Mary Tabor-McCabe and Ken Hasbrey. In addition, Fatima Nunez was elected to the position of Youth Director.

A vacancy on the board, due to the resignation of Cari Serio, was recently filled by Keith Johnson.


VPUSBC 2015 Awards Ceremony

awards_logo2The Associations Annual Awards Ceremony will be held  Saturday November 7th, 2015 with social hour from 6-7 PM and dinner at 7:00 PM followed by awards presentation.

During the event the Class of 2015 Virginia Peninsula Hall of Fame will be inducted in the categories of Performance and Meritorious Service.

Also awards will be presented for the Richard Gary Youth Coach of the Year , the Al Watlet Meritorious Service Award, Bowler of the Year and the All Star Teams.Paradise_Ocean_Club

   This year the Association will hold the event at a new venue, the Paradise Ocean Club located at 490 Fenwick Rd on Fort Monroe over looking the Chesapeake Bay.

Tickets will go on sale in the Fall and will be available  from our Center Representatives, members of the Board of Directors and Association Officers.

We hope to see you there to enjoy an evening of celebration and fellowship.


Association Manager’s Report

Association Manager’s Report – Annual Meeting June 7th, 2015


The USBC member count show us with 3390 paid bowlers in the VPUSBC for 2014 / 2015. This does not include the bowlers paying local dues only which there are 30 bowlers giving us a total membership of 3420.


The 3420 bowlers in this association have received 363 total VPUSBC awards this season.In addition, there have been honor scores reported to the USBC totaling 93 (300’s) and 51 (800’s). There would have been more awards but some leagues did not turn in award applications.

Breakdown of Local Awards:sweep

All Spares 3
Triplicate 15
Dutch 200 7
7-10 Split 6
Clean Sweep 34
160 avg or less 7_10POA Game 64
161 avg + POA Game 28
160 avg or less POS Series 148
161 avg+ POS Series 58
700 shirts 32


Submitted by:

Beverly Hamrick Association Manager

June 7th, 2015




VPUSBC YOUTH Excel at 2015 Virginia State Pepsi Youth Championships

The PEPSICHAMPLOGO2015 Virginia State USBC Pepsi Youth Championships were held April 11th through May 3rd at AMF Hanover Lanes in Mechanicsville, Virginia. The tournament is  ALL scratch in ALL divisions and the top bowlers from each of the divisions will advance to the National Junior Gold tournament in Chicago.

Once again our local youth bowlers performed well in many divisions:

3rd Chase Glazier, Sparetimes with a 107 average  136, 113, 159 (408)

3rd place Siani Sheppard, Village Lanes with a 83 average 112, 131, 141 (384)

9th place Makenna Tate, AMF York with a 82 average 103, 120 and 102 (325)


5th Nathan Jones,  SpareTimes with a 133 average 156 158 160 (474 )


3rd Payten Gary, SpareTimes with a 116 average 140, 92, 170  (402)
5th  Crawford, Dylan SpareTimes with a 111 average 133 117 126 (376)

5th  Logan Ballowe,  AMF York 171 average with games of 170,208,173 (551) and 189, 189, 172 (550) 1101 total
5th Kynedi Crawford,   SpareTimes, 125 164 145 146 (455) 170 150 131 (451) total 906

7th Peneeta Wojcik,   SpareTimes, 145 average 136 181 162 (479) 118 149 152 (419) total 898

8th Skylar Tenan,   AMF York, 161 average 127 158 135 (420) 156 159 150 (465) total 885
3rd  Dawson Maier,   SpareTimes 230 average 225 263 223 (711) 195 289 220 (704) total 1415.

13th Juan Breckenridge,   AMF York 198 average 172 234 238 (644) 224 236 224 total 1328


The Virginia Peninsula USBC would like to congratulate all our Youth Bowlers for an outstanding performance and representing all of us in the VPUSBC we’re very proud of each of you!

Those name in bold indicate scholarship money won

OFFICIAL Results for the Pepsi Youth Championships: http://vastateusbc.com/standings/2015-virginia-state-pepsi-youth-results/



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Association Bowling Clinic Survey

The Association is interested in your views on our new Bowling Clinic Program, we would like your thoughts and opinions on what clinics you feel would most benefit you and your bowling teammates. Please take the survey and let us know!




2015 Virginia Peninsula USBC Women’s Tournament

The 2015 Virginia Peninsula USBC Women’s Tournament was held at Sparetimes in Hampton over the weeks of May 9th – 17th.

Team Classic (620 and up) Handicap in 1st Place were Joy Chappel, Kris Butz, Karen Shuler and Renee Brubaker with a total score of 2827 out scoring the second place team of Lisa Saitta, Anna Laughlin, Jennifer Snell and Mary Tabor-McCabe by 145 scoring 2682.

In the Team Regular (619 and Below) Handicap in 1st place with a total pin count of 2850 Tracy Pastella, Bonnie Steep, Amy Means and Donna Gaddis and in second place the team of Stacy Calhoun, Gladys Little,Brenda Hubbard and Adele Dudley with 2,785.

 Double Events
1_sm_pinIn the Double events Classic (310 and up) Handicap Sara DiScioscia and Ammanda Tate rolled a combined 1505 out shooting second place Angel Ferris and Diane Dye with 1431. Doubles Regular (309 and up) Handicap in 1st place were Marcia Strickland and Kristen Kornacki with 1474 and four pins behind them with 1470 the team of Diana Clark and Antoinette and thrid place another four pins back Brenda Hubbard and Adele Dudley.

Double Classic Scratch Sara DiScioscia and Ammanda Tate once again top the field with a 1289 with the Mother Daughter team of Susan and Rebecca Glazier coming in 2nd with a score of 1,209 and third Joy Chappell and Kris Butz with 1186.

Singles Events

Re1_sm_pincapping the Singles we start with the Classic 155 and above finding Lisa Saitta in 1st place with 767, second Lora Tabor 753 and Ammanda Tate 746.Regular 154 and below 1st place Geray Mccaywith 798, 2nd place Katie Beaulac 777 and 3rd Sarah Bercaw 743.

Singles 155 and above Scratch Karen Shular with 625 series takes 1st Place closely followed by Amanda Tate with 617 and Sara DiScioscia with a 614.

All Events

The All Events Classbowling_clipart_playeric 155 and above Handicap was won by Amanda Tate with a total pin-fall of 2135 with Darlene James 35 pins back with 2099 and 5 pins from her in 3rd Bobbie Brown with 2094.

Regular 154 and below Handicap Antointte Crespo with a total pin-fall of 2172, in second Tracy Pastella 2161 and 3rd Debbie Myers 2152.

Scratch 155 and above Rebecca Glazier came out on top with a total of 1882 averaging 209.11 for 3 series, Renee Brubaler 2nd averaging 205.88 with a total pin-fall of 1853, Sara DiScioscia with a total  of 1828 came in 3rd averaging 203.11 for 9 games.


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2015 VPUSBC Open Tournament

The 2015 VPUSBC Open  Championship Tournament was held May 9th – 17th, 2015 at Sparetimes in Hampton.



Handicap Division


Team Handicap:

1_sm_pinFred Phillips (577), Emie Stoudt (588) , Steve Stoudt (585) and Martin Lemanski (587) came in 1st place with a combined score with handicap of 3006.

Second place with a total combined pin-fall  of 2972 with handicap was Diana Clark (358), Gloria Henderson (527), John Confalone (698) and Stephen Edmonds rolling a pair of 279’s and a 252 for an 810 series

 In third place Joshua Curtis, Casey McCrea, Karel Curtis and Joe Curtis combined to roll a total of 2893.

Double Handicap:
 Cecil Holmes and Arthur B. Reynolds came in 1st place with 1668, 47 pins back in second Casey McCrea and Joshua Curtis (1621) and third place with 1587 Travis Turbin and Andrew Felmeten.

Singles Handicap:
1st place Casey McCrea (837), 2nd Chris Eskridge (807), 3rd Alex Smith (804), 4th Theresa T. Milloy (792) and 5th Joe Curtis (781).

All Events Handicap:
1st place was Casey McCrea with a total pinfall of 2523, 2nd Cecil Holmes (2329) and 3rd Andrew Felmeten (2311) 4th Arthur Reynolds (2265) and in 5th Fred Phillips (2243).

Scratch Division


 Scratch Team:
1_sm_pinTravis Turbin, Andrew Felmeten, Lance Lezotte and Ranolph Wojcik came in 1st place with a total pin-fall of 2598, 2nd place with 2509 was the BVLers #2 with Gregory A. Tschupp, Mickey York, Donald D. Summers and Mike Spellman.

 Scratch Doubles:
Coming out on top in the Scratch doubles were the team of Travis Turbin and Andrew Felmeten with a score of 1428, 2nd Barry Sprouse and Joe Corbett rolled 1386 and Kevin A. Morris and Michael Crawley in 3rd place with a total of 1361

Scratch Singles:
Tyrone Wiggins had a great performance at the Open with games of 268,247,198 for a series of 713 to take 1st place in the Scratch Singles with Andrew Pancoast second (235,219,235 – 689) and John Banicky 3rd with games of 180,248,242 and a series of 670.

Scratch All Events:
Andrew Felmeten with a total pinfall of 2077 took 1st place in the ALL EVENTS Scratch division followed by John Confalone (2035) second, Barry Sprouse thrid (2008) fourth Joe Corbett (2000) and in fifth Stephen Edmonds with a total pinfall of 1995.
We would like to thank all our bowlers for making this years VPUSBC Open Tournament a success and look forward to next year!
2015 VPUSBC OPEN Prize List:


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