All-Time USBC Masters Results: 1970-79

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1979

USBC MASTERS
(Florida Expo Hall, Tampa , FL, 1979)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Doug Myers, El Toro, CA 32 7-1 6,493 202.90 $7,600
2. Bill Spigner, Hamden, CT 44 9-2 9,089 206.50 4,750
3. Ed Ressler Jr., Bethlehem, PA 28 5-2 5,621 200.70 3,450
4. Bus Oswalt, Muncie, IN 28 5-2 5,828 208.10 2,450
5. Wayne Zahn, Tempe, AZ 32 6-2 6,506 203.30 2,025
6. Ron Pollard, Versailles, IN 28 4-3 5,418 193.50 1,600
7. Louie Moore, Indianapolis, IN 36 7-2 7,183 199.50 1,700
8. Jack Calhoun, Cincinnati, OH 36 6-3 7,174 199.20 1,525

 

1978

USBC MASTERS
(Cervantes Convention Center, St. Louis, MO, 1978)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Frank Ellenburg, Mesa, AZ 36 8-1 7,222 200.61 $7,675
2. Earl Anthony, Tacoma, WA 32 6-2 6,774 211.63 4,450
3. Paul Moser, Somerset, MA 44 9-2 9,106 206.95 3,850
4. Dick Ritger, River Falls, WI 40 8-2 8,313 207.82 2,675
5. Dave Soutar, Kansas City, MO 28 5-2 5,965 213.03 2,050
6. Mike Klapik, Columbia, CT 28 4-3 5,687 203.10 1,575
7. Bill Spigner, Hamden, CT 32 6-2 6,381 199.40 1,625
8. Louie Moore, Indianapolis, IN 28 4-3 5,488 196.00 1,375

 

1977

USBC MASTERS
(Centennial Coliseum, Reno, NV, 1977)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Earl Anthony, Tacoma, WA 28 7-0 6,110 218.21 $6,520
2. Jim Godman, Miami, FL 32 6-2 6,530 204.06 4,455
3. Darryl Sorber, Bethlehem, PA 32 6-2 6,559 204.78 2,955
4. Gary Mage, Seattle, WA 32 6-2 6,479 202.47 2,455
5. Mark Van Meter, Albuquerque, NM 28 5-2 5,689 203.18 2,015
6. Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, MO 40 7-3 8,378 209.45 1,655
7. Jim Maxey, Decatur, GA 28 5-2 5,852 209.00 1,490
8. Ron McCaull, Malden, MA 32 5-3 6,477 202.40 1,390

 

1976

USBC MASTERS
(Oklahoma City Myriad, Oklahom a City, OK, 1976)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, MO 28 7-0 6,182 220.79 $5,645
2. Steve Carson, Oklahoma City, OK 32 6-2 6,427 213.35 3,955
3. Fred Conner, Los Angeles, CA 32 6-2 6,829 213.41 2,955
4. Tommy Hudson, Akron, OH 28 5-2 5,886 210.22 2,390
5. Joe Groskind, Memphis, TN 36 7-2 7,655 212.64 2,020
6. Butch Soper, Tustin, CA 28 4-3 6,890 215.31 1,590
7. Barry Asher, Costa Mesa, CA 28 5-2 6,212 221.85 1,490
8. Gus Lampo, Endicott, NY 28 4-3 5,771 206.11 1,325

 

1975

USBC MASTERS
(Dayton Convention Center, Dayton , OH, 1975)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Ed Ressler, Allentown, PA 40 9-1 8,543 213.57 $5,560
2. Sam Flanagan, Parkersburg, WV 32 6-2 6,633 206.93 3,955
3. Gary Mage, Seattle, WA 28 5-2 6,016 214.87 2,890
4. Mike Durbin, Chagrin Falls, OH 40 8-2 8,172 208.60 2,585
5. Jerry Walden, St. Louis, MO 28 5-2 5,634 201.22 1,890
6. Ron Hoffman, Denver, CO 40 7-3 8,397 209.94 1,720
7. Mark Roth, Brooklyn, NY 28 5-2 6,087 217.39 1,490
8. Guy Rowbury, Ronan, MT 28 4-3 5,595 199.82 1,425

 

1974

USBC MASTERS
(Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN, 1974)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Paul Colwell, Tucson, AZ 28 7-0 6,557 234.17 $5,620
2. Steve Neff, Sarasota, FL 40 8-2 9,291 232.27 4,085
3. Don Johnson, Akron, OH 28 5-2 6,326 225.92 2,890
4. Tim Harahan, Canoga Park, CA 28 5-2 6,306 225.21 2,390
5. Wayne Zahn, Tempe, AZ 32 6-2 6,757 211.15 1,955
6. Gary Dickinson, Ft. Worth, TX 28 4-3 5,947 212.39 1,525
7. Les Zikes, Chicago, IL 24 5-2 5,309 221.20 1,490
8. Jay Robinson, Los Angeles, CA 24 4-3 5,409 225.37 1,325

 

1973

USBC MASTERS
(Onondaga County War Memorial, Syracuse, NY, 1973)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Dave Soutar, Kansas City, KS 28 7-0 6,121 218.61 $5,520
2. Dick Ritger, Hartford, WI 48 10-2 10,130 211.04 3,815
3. Jimmy Mack, Hackettstown, NJ 28 5-2 5,997 214.18 2,390
4. Teata Semiz, River Edge, NJ 36 7-2 7,525 209.03 1,820
5. Gerald Loveless, Moses Lake, WA 28 5-2 5,881 210.04 1,515
6. Denny Lawrence, Ft. Wayne, IN 28 4-3 5,834 208.36 1,125
7. Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, MO 28 5-2 5,728 204.57 1,100
8. Steve Nowicki, Rochester, NY 36 6-3 7,243 201.19 1,090

 

1972

USBC MASTERS
(Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, CA, 1972)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Bill Beach, Sharon, PA 36 8-1 7,947 220.27 $5,685
2. Jim Godman, Lorain, OH 32 6-2 6,919 216.70 3,890
3. Jim Stefanich, Joliet, IL 32 6-2 6,988 217.40 2,955
4. Pete Tountas, Munster, IN 32 6-2 7,024 219.16 2,390
5. Gary Mage, Vancouver, WA 28 5-2 5,912 211.40 1,890
6. James Maxey, Decatur, GA 36 6-3 7,415 205.35 1,755
7. Larry Brott, Lakewood, CA 28 5-2 5,686 203.20 1,490
8. Ted Malicki, Cleveland, OH 28 4-3 5,692 203.18 1,325

 

1971

USBC MASTERS
(Cobo Hall, Detroit, MI, 1971)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Jim Godman, Lorain, OH 40 9-1 9,168 229.80 $5,650
2. Don Johnson, Akron, OH 32 6-2 7,009 219.10 3,950
3. Skee Foremsky, Houston, TX 28 5-2 6,268 224.24 2,890
4. James Ewald Jr., Louisville, KY 40 8-2 8,865 221.25 2,585
5. Bob Hart, Detroit, MI 28 5-2 5,990 213.26 2,040
6. Dan Freeman, St. Louis, MO 32 5-3 6,800 212.26 1,790
7. Don Carter, Tarzana, CA 36 7-2 7,743 215.30 1,720
8. Don Helling, St. Louis, MO 28 4-3 6,224 222.80 1,325

 

1970

USBC MASTERS
(Civic Auditorium, Knoxville, TN, 1970)
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND
Pos. Name, City & State Games W-L Pins Avg. Earnings
1. Don Glover, Bakersfield, CA 40 9-1 8,610 215.10 $4,500
2. Bob Strampe, Detroit, MI 32 6-2 6,810 212.26 2,800
3. John Guenther, Seattle, WA 28 5-2 5,966 213.20 2,300
4. Dave Davis, Miami, FL 28 5-2 5,903 210.23 1,800
5. Skee Foremsky, Houston, TX 32 6-2 6,581 205.30 1,350
6. John Wilcox Jr., Williamsport, PA 40 7-3 8,043 201.30 1,300
7. Nelson Burton Jr., St. Louis, MO 28 5-2 5,807 207.11 1,100
8. Larry Lichstein, Windsor Locks, CO 28 4-3 5,783 206.15 860