2017 Las Vegas Query
Well we just rounded up a grand time in Dallas,
and it's time to plan for Las Vegas in 2017. If you are interested in
TNBA Las Vegas tournament, please complete
query form and submit
your bowling fees by July 15. USBC have
reserved squads for TNBA
bowlers (May 17, 19, 28-30) for a limited time (until June 25, 2016). If
you are interested in bowling in USBC Las Vegas tournament, please submit
USBC application and fees as soon as possible.
2016 TNBA CONVENTION/TOURNAMENT
Thanks to Dallas Metroplex Senate for rolling out the red
carpet for TNBA. We appreciate the extraordinary hospitality. We all had a
great time in Dallas! See
TNBA PRINCESS, JOHNNIE CHRISTIAN
Congratulations to GWBS Queen and 2016 TNBA
Princess Johnnie Christian, for your great effort.
Special congratulations to Mary Murphy from
Dallas Metroplex Senate and Maurice Richardson, Empire Senate, the 2016 TNBA
Queen and King, for their outstanding fundraising efforts. See you in
JUNE CALENDAR CLUB
We have a June Calendar Club
raffle to help defray cost of hosting the 2016 Eastern Regional
Tournament. See Tish Cole or
senate rep for tickets.
2016 GWBS DOUBLES TOURNAMENT
Disposition of an appeal of disqualification has been
resolved. Doubles winners are posted and prizes will be issued. Thank you
for your patience.
The Jackal and Jackal Carnage (MOTIV brand) cannot be used in USBC
competition. The balls no longer meet specifications and have been
pulled from the approved
EASTERN REGIONAL JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT
2016 TNBA Eastern Regional Junior Tournament will be
held on April 2 and 3, 2016, at Bowlerama Lanes, New Castle, DE. Entry forms
and hotel information
will be available in December.
RENEW MEMBERSHIP, GET LEAGUE
sure you are eligible for TNBA/GWBS awards and tournaments by getting your
membership card early and making sure your league is TNBA certified. See
your league secretary, your senate rep or
NCAUSBA HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Congratulations to GWBS members, Arlen "Yogi"
Holmes and Billy Slater, who are the 2016 NCAUSBA Hall of Fame
inductees. For a review of their outstanding contributions to the sport
of bowling in this area, see the September 2015 issue of Bowl
HAIL KING ROBERT!
Robert "Rabbit" Holder of GWBS
2015 TNBA King in
Las Vegas. Congratulations Robert to you and
your new Queen, Gwen Aime of the Las Vegas Senate.
Thanks to all who took the time to attend our
semi-annual meeting and awards presentation. We appreciate your support.
years President's Award was presented to Victor Pringle for his outstanding
assistance in 2014 Eastern Regional Tournament hosting projects. He was
instrumental in arranging White House visit for TNBA King Bobby and Queen
Vera and TNBA officials. He also arranged for US flags that were flown over
the US Capitol in honor of TNBA 75th Anniversary, the King and Queen, and
TNBA President Green. Congratulations, Victor.
Female Bowler of the Year, Marina Akers-Epps, was present to receive her
recipients who were not present, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to
arrange pickup of your award.
TNBA Hall of Fame
Moses, TNBA National Director of Tournaments was inducted in TNBA
Hall of Fame (Meritorious Service) during 2015 TNBA Week. Congratulation Luther for this high
Hall of Fame members present at this year's Awards Banquet were
honored including our own, Cornell Jackson, Ron Holt and A. Jane Hassell-Timmons.
2016 GWBS TOURNAMENT
and Special WINNERS
Johnnie Jones, Tournament Director,
Support TNBA local, regional and national
tournaments. Check Activity Calendar for
Insurance Senate (Hartford, CT)
Renew your membership. Membership fee is only $20.
See your league secretary, senate rep or contact
TNBA AWARD REQUIREMENTS
To qualify TNBA awards, honor scores must be bowled
in a TNBA certified league or tournament. Leagues should be certified within 30
days after league start. League certification fee is $5. League secretaries or
league representative, contact senate
secretary for certification forms and submission information.
Chevrons are available for TNBA certified league champions and high average
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2015 Coronation Ball
TNBA 75th Anniversary
GWBS 50th Anniversary
GWBS award forms, league certification
applications, upcoming activities, tournaments flyers, TNBA Bowler, etc. are
in GWBS information box in the following bowling centers. If the information
you need is not available contact
AMF Capital Plaza, (Landover, MD)
AMF Marlow Heights (Marlow Hts., MD)
Bowl America Woodbridge, VA
Crofton Bowl, Crofton, MD
Parkland Bowl (Suitland, MD)
Rinaldi's (Riverdale, MD)