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Rochester NY USBC Hall of Fame Resume Submission Deadline is December 15!

Know someone who is worthy of the Rochester NY USBC Hall Of Fame? There are several catagories of consideration. There are specific instructions and templates to use and submit.

The Deadline is December 15, 2018. Go to the Hall of Fame Page for more information.


35th annual Rochester NY USBC Masters Championship
AMF Empire Lanes - December 1 & 2, 2018

Final Standings and Prize List (checks were mailed on 12/4/18)
1st - Sam Capizzi Jr. $1,000
plus crystal pin, a champion's ring and 2019 NY State Masters entry

2nd - Mike Rose Jr. - $500
plus free entry into 2019 Rochester Masters as Qualifying Leader

3rd - Steve Meyer - $400
4th - Raymond LeChase II - $350
5th - Bill Hasiotis - $325
6th - Ryan Kretchmer - $300
7th - Ken Ball - $250
8th - Troy McClure - $225
9th - Anthony Colosimo - $200
10th - Sarah Germano - $175
11th - Mark Scuderi -$150
12th - Bob Wiley - $125


Sam Capizzi wins his first Rochester Masters title!

Sam Capizzi Jr. defeated Mike Rose Jr., 208-174, to win the 35th annual Rochester NY USBC Masters Championship Tournament at AMF Empire Lanes in Webster on Sunday, December 2. Capizzi, who was the runner-up at Empire last year, atoned for that loss by besting the event's most prolific champion. Capizzi will earn $1,000, a crystal pin, a champion's ring and an entry into the 2019 NY State Masters. Rose, who owns a record four Rochester Masters titles, led Saturday's 6-game qualifier with a pinfall of 1358 (226.3 average) which included a 300 game. Rose led nearly all day on Sunday during the head-to-head match-play finals. That was until Capizzi caught him in the 12th and final match, the position round, where the eventual finalists were ranked first and second. Capizzi's win, along with the 30 pins bonus, put him into the #1 spot for the Top 5 Stepladder Finals. The Stepladder began with #5 seed Steve Meyer defeating 2017 Rochester Senior Masters champion and #4 seed Bill Hasiotis, 203-179. It was a bittersweet finish for Hasiotis who lost his mother earlier in the week. Meyer then ousted 2003 Masters champion (Clover Lanes) and #3 seed Ray LeChase II, 173-154. Rose then entered and nipped Meyer, a 3-time runner-up finisher in the Masters, 215-214, setting up the championship match. Capizzi and Rose were close for the first half of the contest, but then Capizzi pulled away with four consecutive strikes in frames six through nine. Rounding out the Top 12 were 2012 champion (Empire) Ryan Kretchmer in 6th place; Ken Ball in 7th place; Troy McClure in 8th place; Anthony Colosimo in 9th place; Sarah Germano, in 10th place; Mark Scuderi finished 11th and Bob Wiley placed 12th. Capizzi praised his 900 Global equipment - the Honey Badger Claw, the Respect and his AMF SUMO SE. It has been a hot bowling season for the Capizzi family. Just a few weeks earlier Sam's daughter Alena won the AMF Dewey Garden Lanes Adult/Youth 9-Pin No-Tap Thanksgiving Tournament with her mom Amanda. It was Alena's first bowling award. 


Mike Rose Jr. uses 300 game to lead Rochester Masters Qualifier 

Mike Rose Jr. rolled a 300 in the 6th and final game to earn the top qualifying position in today's Rochester NY USBC Masters Tournament held at AMF Empire Lanes in Webster. Rose, who owns a record four Rochester Masters titles, ended with a pinfall of 1358 (226.3 average). The top 12 scorers return to Empire Sunday morning at 10:00am for 12 games of head-to-head match play followed by a top 5 stepladder to determine the champion. Steve Meyer, a 3-time Masters runner-up, sits in 2nd place with 1352. 2017 Rochester Senior Masters champion Bill Hasiotis was 3rd with 1343, followed by 2003 Masters champion Ray LeChase II, who sits in 4th at 1299. A past Senior Masters runner-up, Ken Ball, was 5th with 1292. There was a tie for 6th place as USBC teammates Troy McClure and Bob Wiley finished at 1270. McClure is a past runner-up at Empire and Wiley, who fired a 299 in game two, is a past Senior Masters champion. PBA Southern Regional champion Anthony Colosimo is in 8th place at 1269. Sarah Germano, another Masters runner-up, is tied with past Empire champion Ryan Kretchmer at 1264 for 9th place. Mark Scuderi, a past NY State Masters champion, was 11th with 1254 and last year's runner-up at Empire, Sam Capizzi, was the cut at 1248. Needless to say, this is one of the strongest Rochester Masters finals ever! 

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Youth Bowlers! Now is the time to apply for some of the thousands of dollars in Scholarships  to be awarded by the New York State USBC. 16 different scholarships available. Click Here to see more

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Rochester NY USBC Hall of Fame Resume Submission Deadline is December 15! 

Know someone who is worthy of the Rochester NY USBC Hall Of Fame? There are several catagories of consideration. Submission deadline is a little over a month away. There are specific instructions and templates to use and submit. Deadline is December 15, 2018.

Get More Information Here:

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Junior City Mixed Results are in !

A great turnout for for the Junior City Mixed Bowling Tournament at AMF Gates Lanes

Results are Here

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$4,700 raised for BVL !!

November is BVL Month! 

A big thank you for helping to raise $4,700.00 to help local hospitalized veterans through your participation in the BVL Tournament & with the purchase of raffle tickets. Thanks So Much!

Congratulations to "Livingston Lanes", the winning team in this year's event. 

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Youth Bowlers, new forms to sign when entering a youth event! 

The Rochester USBC BOD along with the Youth Leaders have implemented a new photo & video consent form that to sign before entering youth event. 

See the Crowd Photo release Here:

See the Video release Here:

 

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Meyer Wins Scratch & Pownall Tops in Handicap at 700 Club

The official results are in for 47th Annaul Maury Hayes 700 Club Tournament which concluded Sunday, November 4 at Parkview Bowl. The bowling center added a new lane machine this season and when combined with resurfaced lanes, scoring was up.

Checks were mailed out on Wednesday, November 14!

See the Official Results & Payouts HERE: 

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Mixed Doubles Tournament results are in!

Checks were mailed out on Wednesday, November 7!

Thank you to all who participated in the Rochester NY USBC Mixed Doubles Tournament this season. We had many great scores and lively competition. Click the links for the "Official Results"  

Division A Winners -- Here:

Division B Winners -- Here:

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Ladies, the 2019 Queens Tournament is Set!  

The 2019 Queen's Championships are slated for Saturday, February 2 at AMF Gates Lanes. Check in is at 9am, the tournament starts at 10am.

Entry form will be available soon.

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Youth Bowlers - The JBT Schedule has been updated 

There has been a location change. 

Check out the updated flyer Here:

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Youth Travel Schedule updated! 

The 2018 - 2019 Youth travel schedule has been updated and is ready for you to download ir print out. 

Get the latest schedule Here:


USBC rule modifies how bowling balls can be drilled; 2-year window to make adjustments

Balance holes will become illegal effective August 1, 2020. If you have any bowling balls with balance holes that you wish to use in USBC-sanctioned competition on or after that date, you must have the balance hole plugged. Starting August 1, 2018, balls that do not have balance holes (including balls with balance holes that have been plugged) are allowed to have up to 3 ounces of static imbalance in all directions (positive side/negative side, finger/thumb, and top/bottom).
From August 1, 2018 until July 31, 2020, balls that DO have balance holes are limited to the "old" static imbalance rules of 1 ounce for side weight, 1 ounce for finger or thumb weight, and 3 ounces for top or bottom weight.

This means that there is a two-year "phasing in" period giving bowlers time to adjust to the new rules. If you would like to, you can start drilling balls today that conform to the new rules (no balance holes, but with more weight imbalance allowed). You may also continue drilling balls that follow the old rules (with balance holes, BUT with the old, stricter static imbalance limits). Also, bowlers now have the option to start plugging their balance holes in preparation for the August 1, 2020 balance hole ban.


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Congratualtions to the Rochester NY USBC 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees & Honorees!

Standing (left to right): Len Perkins (Outstanding Achievement Veteran - HOF), Art Durfee (Dedicated League Service Award), Alex Copey (Youth Career Achievement Award/$500 scholarship), Bob Wrights (Meritorious Service - HOF), and 2-time Rochester Masters champion Ron Legler Jr. (Outstanding Achievement - HOF). Seated (left to right): Sherri Andrews (son Dan Anderws Jr., also a 2-time Rochester Masters champion, was honored posthumously for Outstanding Achievement - HOF), Joanne Formicola (Outstanding Achievement Veteran - HOF) and Matt Cittadino (Youth Career Achievement Award/$500 scholarship). The ceremonies were held at Rick's Prime Rib on Wednesday, May 16.


2018 - 2019 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

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Association Tournaments

 


The Rochester NY USBC "Combined" (Men's and Women's)

Average books are available by clicking below.

2017 - 2018

2016 - 2017

2015 - 2016

2014 - 2015

 

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Bowling News
New Youth event Release Forms

The Rochester USBC BOD along with the Youth Leaders have implemented a new photo & video consent forms for you to sign when entering youth event.


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Rochester Queens Results and Prize List(s)

Rochester Queens/ Princess/Duchess Prize List

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Rochester NY USBC Senior Masters Results and prize List

Sr Masters Results / Prize List

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Rochester USBC February Scores / Records

February 2017 Rochester USBC Scores

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NYS USBC Youth Scholarship Opportunity

NYS USBC Youth Scholarship Opportunity
The New York State USBC annual awards thousands of dollars in scholarships to graduating seniors and to underclassmen through our Youth Education Services Committee.

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Association Scores

Recent Scores and Acknowledgements

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Rochester NY USBC Masters Results

Vick wins his second Masters Title!

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Rochester NY USBC Mixed Dbls

19th Annual Rochester NY USBC Mixed Doubles Tournament Results

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700 Tournament

2017 - 700 Tournament results

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2016-17 Rochester NY USBC All-Star Team

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Rochester USBC All-Star Team Members!

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2016-17 John Nevada Senior Masters Champ!

Congratulations to Bill Hasiotis defeating Ray LeChase II 226 - 207.....2017 Senior Masters Champion!!!

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2015-16 Rochester NY USBC 2015-16 All-Star Team

2015-2016 Rochester USBC All-Star Team

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2016-17 Rochester NY USBC Masters Article

Rochester USBC Masters Championship Details

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2016-17 Rochester NY USBC Masters Quailfying

Masters Qualifying Round

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2016-17 BVL Results from AMF Gates

Annual BVL Benefit Results

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2016-17 Mixed Doubles Tournament from Miller Lanes

MIXED DOUBLES TOURNAMENT
Event held at Miller Lanes in Honeoye Falls from October 29 thru November 6

KAYLA BURNETT & TROY McCLURE 'A' Division winners;
AMANDA AREND & ADAM AREND claim 'B' Division winnings


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2016-17 Maury Hayes 700 Tournament from Parkview

45th Annual 700 Tournament Results

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2015-2016 RBA Awards

Changes to the league awards for the 2015-2016 season!

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Sport Bowling Membership Changes

Read about the changes to the Sport Membership for the 2015-2016 Season!

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Junior City Mixed Tournament Results Available Soon

Junior City Mixed Finishes Up!

The Junior City Mixed Bowling Tournament at AMF Gates Lanes wrapped up on Sunday.

Check back for results soon.

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