South Levittown Champion Michael Conroy
MICHAEL CONROY WINS HIS FIRST LIGBT TITLE
October 9, 2011
South Levittown, NY: The LIGBT visited South Levittown Lanes for its second event of the season. Despite an incredible 80 degree day in October the event attracted a total of 70 entries. Michael Conroy, of Mahopac, NY won his first LIGBT title by defeating second place finisher John Pasciucco, Baldwin, NY 277-262 (includes handicap.) Michael earned $500 for his victory while John took home $300. A total of 15 bowlers advanced to the finals and shared $2,550 in prize money.
Michael started his special day by leading the first squad of the tournament with a fine 743 series. By leading the first squad Michael was automatically seeded into the final shootout. Leading the second squad with an incredible 789 was Julio Arnold, Woodside, NY. Julio earned 1 bye which helped him get into the final shootout with Michael.
The final shootout was exciting as both Michael and John started their games with a spare and an open frame. But Mike took control quickly with 7 strikes in a row and never looked back. Also in the final shootout was third place finisher Julio Arnold who bowled a 219 and earned $250. Finishing fourth, and earning $200, was Cary Fishman, who resides in NYC.
The next LIGBT event is Sunday, October 23rd at East Islip Lanes. Squad times are 1pm and 3pm and walk-in entries are welcomed. For complete results of the South Levittown event please visit www.ligbtour.com. To contact the LIGBT please call 1.877.900.6464