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300 Part 5

Published on September 25, 2018 By mr715

I still can’t believe that I get nervous when shooting for a 300.  I believe this is my 5th sanctioned 300 in league or tournament play.  (I’ve had a few in practice.)  But after the 10th strike, I got nervous on the 11th one, and REAL nervous on the 12th one.  In which I pulled […]

Is It Time For Mr858.com?

Published on December 3, 2014 By mr715

I don’t think it will be broken by me in my lifetime now, with the latest 858 thrown down at Astro Lanes last night by yours truly.  The games were 300-279-279.  The ball used was an AMF Xcite (Bright Pink in Color).  The 2 misses (ok, actually 3, but it was the 12th frame of […]

Like a fine wine…

Published on September 21, 2014 By mr715

I must get better with age 🙂 This week marked my 4th sanctioned 300 game bowled.  The 11th frame, I was nervous a bit, and yanked the hell out of the throw and it went Brooklyn for the strike.  I then took another deep breathe and nailed the 12th one like no ones business. The […]

300’s to throw around

Published on March 16, 2013 By mr715

I was lucky enough to bowl in a Senior-Guest doubles tournament with one of the owners of the local bowling alley, and right out of the gate I shot 300.  The first 11, ya they were not doubt, but the 12th one, I did feel the nerves and I went right through the nose.  Luckily […]

Mr700’s (715) finally moves into the 800’s!

Published on October 2, 2012 By mr715

  Well, 33 years in the making, and the most attainable pinnacle of bowling achievements has finally been tackled.  The 800 is now history.  10/2/2012. The games went like this: 7/ X X X X X X X X X X X for 290 game (11 in a row award) 9/ X 9/ X X […]