WEST COAST SENIOR TOUR
         MONEY HISTORY
               1993-2016
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                                         MONEY        PRIZE
YEAR      TOUR   ENTRIES        ADDED        FUND           LINES        EXPENSES
1993          14         1224           $21,520       $120,635       $16,933         $7,389              
1994          23         2785           $53,000       $281,950       $42,822        $20,983
1995          23         2991           $64,500       $357,898       $48,513        $20,479
1996          21         2321           $81,500       $337,219       $42,831        $23,082
1997          20         1921           $55,320       $281,235       $39,224        $21,052
1998          19         1755           $40,790       $272,025       $35,822        $21,072
1999          16         1403           $21,270       $224,839       $27,065        $14,099
2000          16         1293           $18,485       $189,670       $24,391        $14,328
2001          15         1302           $12,555       $178,260       $29,516        $14,859
2002          16         1002             $4,280       $134,770       $25,261        $12,849
2003          14           981             $2,600         $96,140       $16,002          $8,873
2004          16           791             $4,100       $103,220       $19,746          $9,565
2005          15           868             $5,000       $115,500       $19,184        $10,451
2006          18         1051             $8,030       $145,585       $25,786        $12,688              
2007          18         1100             $7,540       $148,950       $26,525        $13,460
2008          18         1249             $7,850       $168,917       $30,970        $16,270
2009          18         1164             $5,800       $156,020       $32,908        $14,413
2010          21         1131             $4,800       $160,125       $32,276        $14,124
2011          19           797             $3,300       $105,102       $23,587          $9,860              
2012          15           484             $3,575         $62,250       $13,563          $6,685       
2013          15           390             $1,850         $53,450       $11,005          $5,730
2014          12           378             $1,400         $41,600         $8,570          $6,255
2015          12           362             $1,550         $45,440         $8,578          $7,030
2016          13           363             $2,665         $50,597         $8,638          $6,162
2017            1             31               $0.00          $4,130            $834             $621
TOTALS  408       29,157         $436,490    $4,048,274      $639,281       $310,701
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DIVISIONS
S: AGES 60 & UP    R: AGES UNDER 60

YEAR    BOWLER                                 
1993      VAUGHN DOODY    S                  
1993      RON WINGER         R         
1994      GLENN YEOMAN    S                 
1994      BOB BARNOWSKY R         
1995      RON GOINGS         S
1995      JIM THURMOND     R                                
1996      RON GOINGS         S                       
1996      ROSS PACKARD    R             
1997      VAUGHN DOODY   S               
1997      BARRY ASHER       R                    
1998      GEORGE BUJAKI   S               
1998      BARRY ASHER       R
1999      VAUGHN DOODY   S                
1999      KEVIN GANNON     R
2000      KEVIN GANNON     R          
2001      KEVIN GANNON     R
2002      JIM MURTISHAW   R
2003      CHUCK HANSEN    R
2004      VAUGHN DOODY   S
2004      KEVIN GANNON     R
2005      VAUGHN DOODY   S
2005      KEVIN GANNON     R                
2006      VAUGHN DOODY   S
2006      JOHN WHISLER     R             
2007      VAUGHN DOODY   S
2007      KEVIN GANNON     R              
2008      STAN WINTERS     S
2008      ERIC FORKEL        R           
2009      KEVIN GANNON     S
2009      ERIC FORKEL        R               
2010      KEVIN GANNON     S
2010      ERIC FORKEL        R             
2011      D.BLATCHFORD-K.GANNON  S
2011      E.FORKEL-C.KISRO   R
2012      DON BLATCHFORD    S          
2013      DON BLATCHFORD    S
2013      DARRON PETERS       R         
2014      DAVE WASHBURN      S
2015      RON WINGER             S
2016      JIM MURTISHAW        S
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2000-2003  NO SUPER SENIOR DIVISION BOWLER SELECTED
2012          NO REGULAR DIVISION BOWLER SELECTED
2014          REGULAR DIVISION BOWLERS AGES UNDER 60 ELIMINATED
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WEST COAST SENIOR TOUR
                              ****NEWSLETTER****

VOLUME 25                    WCST WEBSITE                         DICK SANDERS
ISSUE #408-1                                                                  Tourament Director
January 2017             westcoastseniortour,com                   760-363-1164

                            Cell Phone: 760-792-4596  
                         E-Mail: wcstour@yahoo.com

                 WCST DOUBLE ELIMINATION SINGLES
                                 LINBROOK BOWL
                                   ANAHEIM, CA
                                 JANUARY 7, 2017

                       

        ALVIN LOU WINS THE OPENING WCST
        DOUBLE ELIMINATION SINGLES FOR
        2017 AT LINBROOK BOWL IN ANAHEIM,
        CA
                              
By Dick Sanders                                          
The 1st WCST Double Elimination Singles for the new year 2017, held at Linbrook Bowl in Anaheim, CA. featured
an exciting final two games in Match Play Double Elimination Finals. The Qualifying for the 8 games, had Ray Torres
with a big 1019 his 1st 4 game block, which had him 41 pins ahead of Eddie Katz, Ray finished 260 over for the 8
games, and received a hgih qualifying bonus of $50.00.  A different story for Ray, as he lost his 1st two matches in
the finals, and was eliminated.  The story after that was the all Time WCST Title holder with 46 Championships, and
the Life Time WCST Money Leader, now has earned over $120,000.00, started out in 7th Place in the finals, but
after winning his 1st 3 matches, he received two byes, and then went on to bowl against Alvin Lou, who had lost 1
match and now had to beat Kevin both cames in the Champion matches. For the 1st 5 frames of the two matches  
Alvin bowled  he held big marginal leads  over Kevin, to have Kevin close the gap on both games. Both games
the matches came down to the 10th frame to decide the winner. A solid 7 pin both times for Kevin, when he needed
a strike to win. In the 2nd match, Alvin opened in the 9th and 10th frame. The championship went to Alvin for his
6th WCST Title. Top 3 Prizes: 1st Place: AlvinLou, $750.00, 2nd Place, Kevin Gannon, $625.00, and 3rd Place, to Chip
Willett, $525.00.  31 Bowlers entered,score for this tournament were lower as plus 74 made the cut. Half of the field
were in the minus. $4,130.00 paid out, and now for 408 Tournaments, a total of $4,048,274.00 has been paid out. High
Game of the tournament to Russell Booth, 279.  Other Finalist in order of finish, 4th Place, Eddie Katz, 5th Place, Diz
Francisco, 6th Place,Mike Rausch, 7th Place, Ray Torres, and 8th Place, Roger Stone.  Two other places were paid out
of higher cash, 9th, Jim Coats, and 10th, Dave Wilson. The WCST welcomes new member, Gary White, from San Pedro,
CA.  Thanks to Linbrook Bowl, for being out host, we will return there again on April 15, 2017. Thanks to the bowling
center's Management and their mechanics and the desk help.  Thanks to all of the bowlers who entered, and
to those of you that had renewed their Annual Dues.  Our next WCST Double Elimination Singles,Orleans Casino
Las Vegas, NV, starting at 9:00AM, Saturday, February 11, 2017.  A 6 game optional Singles Sweeper is scheduled for  
Friday, February 10th to start at 2:30PM.  There are limited openings left for the tournament. Call the WCST Office
now to enter, 760-363-1164.
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                             FEBRUARY 11, 2017                              
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                                WCST CHAMPIONS
                                        2017          
DATE                  TOURNAMENT                           CITY                    CHAMPION
January 7          Linbrook Bowl                        Anaheim, CA             Alvin Lou
February 11       Orleans Casino Lanes            Las Vegas, NV
March 4             Southpoint Lanes                   Las Vegas, NV
March 11           Canyon Lanes                        Cabazon, CA
April 15              Linbrook Bowl                       Anaheim, CA
May 13               Cal Bowl                                Lakewood, CA
            NO WCST TOURNAMENTS SCHEDULED FOR JUNE
July 8-9              Riverside Casino Lanes         Laughlin, NV
August 12          La Habra "300" Bowl              La Habra, CA
September 9      Westminster Lanes                Westminster, CA
October 14        Canyon Lanes                        Cabazon, CA
November 4       Southpoint Lanes                   Las Vegas, NV
December 9-10   Riverside Casino Lanes         Laughlin, NV
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                              WCST CHAMPIONS
                                       2016
DATE                TOURNAMENT                            CITY                    CHAMPION
January 9         Bowlium Lanes                       Montclair, CA        Jim Murtishaw
February 6        La Habra "300" Bowl              La Habra, CA         Kevin Gannon
February 20      Orleans Casino Lanes            Las Vegas, NV       Ron Winger
March 5            Southpoint Lanes                   Las Vegas, NV       Ron Mohr
March 12           Canyon Lanes                        Cabazon, CA         Steve Fogel
April 16              Linbrook Bowl                        Anaheim, CA         Dan Stricker
May 14              Del Rosa Lanes               San Bernardino, CA      Russ Davies
July 9-10           Riverside Casino Lanes          Laughlin, NV          Ron Winger
August 13         La Habra "300" Bowl               La Habra, CA         Russ Davies
Sept. 10            Bowlium Lanes                        Montclair, CA        Jim Murtishaw
October 8         Linbrook Bowl                         Anaheim, CA          Alvin Lou  
November 5     Southpoint Lanes                    Las Vegas, NV        Joe Wilhite
Dec. 10-11        Riverside Casino Lanes          Laughlin, NV           Ron Mohr
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                                   WCST CHAMPIONS
                                             2015
DATE             TOURNAMENT                             CITY                   CHAMPION
January 10     Bowlium Lanes                       Montclair, CA        Gary Markowitz
February 7     Del Rosa Lanes              San Bernardino, CA       Kevin Gannon
March 7         Southpoint Lanes                    Las Vegas, NV      Ron Winger
April 18          La Habra "300" Bowl               La Habra, CA         Russell Booth
May 9            Orleans Casino Lanes             Las Vegas, NV       Ron Winger
May 30           Linbrook Bowl                         Anaheim, CA         Don Blatchford
July 11-12      Riverside Casino Lanes           Laughlin, NV         Kevin Gannon
August 15      Del Rosa Lanes              San Bernardino, CA        Ron De Maio
Sept. 19         Sunset Station-Strike Zone      Henderson, NV      Ron Winger
October 17    La Habra "300" Bowl                La Habra, CA         Alvin Lou
November 7   Southpoint Lanes                    Las Vegas, NV       Dave Washburn
Dec 12-13      Riverside Casino Lanes           Laughlin, NV          Jim Lesiuk
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                                WCST CHAMPIONS
                                           2014
DATE             TOURNAMENT                              CITY                  CHAMPION
January 11     Bowlium Lanes                       Montclair, CA          Steve Heinzman
February 15   Del Rosa Lanes               San Bernardino, CA        Kevin Gannon
March 8         Southpoint Lanes                    Las Vegas, NV        Dick Baker
April 26          La Habra "300"                        La Habra, CA          Craig Kisro
May 31          Orleans Casino Lanes              Las Vegas, NV        Dave Washburn
June 28         Oak Tree Lanes                       Diamond Bar, CA     Ed Jamison
July 12-13      Riverside Casino Lanes           Laughlin, NV           Ray Torres
August 16      Buena Lanes                           Ventura, CA             Ray Torres         
Sept. 20         Sunset Station Strike Zone      Henderson, NV       Jerry Calvin
Oct. 25           La Habra "300"                        La Habra, CA          Don Blatchford
Nov. 8            Southpoint Lanes                    Las Vegas, NV        Ron Winger
Dec. 6-7         Riverside Casino Lanes           Laughlin, NV           Dave Washburn
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                                   WCST CHAMPIONS
                                               2013   
DATE               TOURNAMENT                     CITY                 CHAMPION
Jan.12-13         Bowlium Lanes               Montclair, CA        Kevin Gannon    
Feb 16-17         La Habra "300"               La Habra, CA        Don Blatchford
March 9-10       Southpoint Lanes           Las Vegas, NV      Darron Peters
March 23-24     New Yorba Linda Lanes, Yorba Linda, CA   Marlow Dinger
April 13             Del Rosa Lanes           San Bernardino, CA Jeff Gordon
May 11             Canyon Lanes                 Cabazon, CA         Don Moser
June 15            Brunswick Foothill Lanes  Fontana, CA        Darron Peters
June 29            Cal Bowl                          Lakewood             Kevin Gannon
July  13-14        Riverside Casino Lanes  Laughlin, NV         Darron Peters
July 27              Del Rosa Lanes (Dbls) San Bernardino, CA K. Gannon-B. Sittman    
Aug 10              Linbrook Bowl                 Anaheim, CA         Jerry Calvin
Sept 21-22    Sunset Station-Strike Zone  Henderson, NV     Don Blatchford
Oct 5                 Oak Tree Lanes              Diamond Bar, CA  Mike Rausch
Nov 9-10            Southpoint Lanes           Las Vegas, NV      Dave Washburn
Dec 7-8              Riverside Casino Lanes  Laughlin, NV         Don Blatchford
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