SASSY BUT CLASSY WINNERS!
to Serena Goodwin and Dena Spain, 2015 TNBA National Tournament Senior
Women’s Doubles Winners. This was their first time participating in this
tournament. Dena bowled with a 161 average (career high game and set of 276
and 688). She is the founder of Sassy But Classy Ladies Bowling Club
of Temple Hills, MD. Serena bowled with a 162 average (career high game and
set of 279 and 654). She is the current president of the Sassy But Classy
Ladies Bowling Club. Both ladies are blissfully retired.
Founded in 2009, the Sassy But Classy Ladies Bowling Club was established to
promote participation in local, regional and national bowling tournaments,
and fun and fellowship with women of all ages. The club currently has nearly
100 members. The club’s charitable endeavors include adopting a local school
where they donate supplies, uniforms and volunteer services.
THE KING SAYS THANKS!
past year has been very trying, yet very fulfilling. There were times that I
wanted to quit, but encouragement and support from so many who said, “We Got
You”, soften the pressures of the journey.
I find a more difficult task now in trying to say thanks to so many.
First, my wife, Helen, and family for your support during my absences from
home. To TNBA’s Executive Committee for their continued support of the King
and Queen contest; the King and Queen Contest coordinator (Queen Boss), Ms.
Pauline Davis; all the TNBA kings and queens. GWBS Mixed Bowling
League, my rock of support, I can’t name names for fear of leaving someone
out. Ms. Patsy Staten, my right hand, Metro Gents, my new brothers; Trudy
Peoples, Victor Pringle who were steadfast in their support and would not
concede or let me. The wisdom and contributions from Carolyn Guest, Johnnie
Jones, Suzette Dent, Mike Whitted, Yvette Gilbert, Lawrence Lanier, can’t be
listed. Thanks to AMF Capital Plaza management, leagues, and any others not
mentioned, for your support.
You, Thank You, Thank You!
2015 King Robert “Rabbit” Holder
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.
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
honor. All 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.
TNBA 75th Anniversary and History
Take a look at this You Tube video that
chronicles TNBA's history.
Welcome TNBA's 75th National Convention
Johnnie Jones, Tournament Director,
Support TNBA local, regional and
national tournaments. Check 2014-2015 Activity Calendar for tournament schedules.
Tournament, Harrisburg, PA
2015 - ENTRY FORMS
Renew your membership. Membership fee is only $20.
See your league secretary, senate rep or submit your
membership form to
To qualify TNBA awards, honor scores must be bowled in
a TNBA certified league or tournament.
League certification fee is $5. League secretaries or league
senate secretary for certification forms and
Chevrons are available for TNBA certified league champions and high
average male/female bowlers.
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2016 Queen Candidate
Johnnie "Lady JC" Christian
Casino Trip Fundraiser
GWBS award forms, league sanction
applications, upcoming activities, tournaments flyers, etc. are in the GWBS
information box in the following bowling centers.
AMF Capital Plaza, (Landover, MD)
AMF Marlow Heights (Marlow Hts., MD)
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Crofton Bowl, Crofton, MD
Parkland Bowl (Suitland, MD)
Rinaldi's (Riverdale, MD)
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