Taku Lanes strikes begin

Katie Damian will have bragging rights for this bowling season as she won last year's 54th Annual Alaska State Bowling Tournament.

Bowlers are searching for their bowling balls and shoes in preparing for the start of weekly leagues at Juneau’s Taku Lanes. Katie Damian will have bragging rights this season. Damian bowled a lifetime high 767 series to win Open Singles title in the 54th Annual Alaska State USBC Bowling Tournament that was hosted by Juneau’s Taku Lanes in March. The Alaska State USBC Bowling Tournament is open to men and women throughout the State of Alaska and attracts the best of the best bowlers. Damian’s final score with handicap was 845 topping 82 other bowlers, mostly men. Included in her series was a game that just missed perfection. Damian scored a spare in the first frame, and then proceeded to bowl eleven strikes for a final score of 290. Final certified tournament results can be found at www.takulanes.com.

Bowlers of any skill level interested in joining a league should contact Taku Lanes at 586-1595. Leagues bowl every night with the Sunday Mixed League starting things off at 6:00 pm this Sunday.


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