After competing for eight games Sunday at Kellogg Bowl, the 2018 NW Senior Tour 40-50-60 Trio Swiss champions are Alx Arizala, Tualatin, OR, Eric Parker, Lebanon, OR and Steve Michaliszyn, Vancouver, WA. The trio averaged 221 for the tournament. This was Alx Arizala's first win on the NW Senior Tour.
Heading into the final match with a one half point lead the winners defeated the team of Mitch Vernon, Lance Lorfeld and Fred Mattson by a slim 2 pins. Vernon, Lorfeld and Mattson dropped a spot to third place. Vernon rolled a terrific 823 for the first three games of the day.
With a good win in the final match Bob Reed, Mike Nogle and Nate Davis captured second place.
The 2017 40-50-60 Trio Swiss champions Bob Porter, Tim Myers and Stoney Brown had another great tournament finishing fourth.
The lone 300 of the day belonged to "the King" Jason Lower.
Congratulations go to Bill and Roxanne Oetken of Kellogg Bowl and their entire staff. They all gave that little extra for the Northwest Senior Tour. Special thanks to the hard work of head mechanic Art.
Hammer Bowling is a season long sponsor of the NW Senior Tour. Thank you Adam Ishman.
The next event on the NWST schedule is the Highway 99 Open December 16 at Tigard Bowl, Tigard, OR.
Note: The 2019 Portland Masters will again be at Kellogg Bowl. Entries are out at local bowling centers and will be online soon at portland-masters.org.