Donna Marcus Earns Budweiser Open Title at Fairlanes

bud-open-17-womenThe first of just 3 Bowling Council events this season was held at Fairlanes Lanes, September 23rd. 13 bowlers competed in 4 games of qualifying, followed by a cut to the top 4, and elimination bracket match play to decide a winner.

Chelsey Purdum lead qualifying with 931, but in match play it was all Donna Marcus.  After qualifying 3rd, Donna bested 2nd seeded Tanisha Burris 267-233.  In the finals, Donna defeated Carole Morgan 212-179 to earn the victory. Donna took home $250 and the title.  Carole finished runner-up, and took home $125.

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T-3rd: Chelsey Purdum, Tanisha Burris – $85

Matchplay Bracket