The Pro Series
Established 2009

Bowler Bio Page

If you're bowler bio is submitted and a change needs to be made, please contact Dave at LuckyStrikeDave@yahoo.com

If you haven't submitted a bowler bio, download the form and fax it back to 781-731-1012, or mail it to:
Lucky Strike Recreation
73 Buffum St
Lynn, MA 01902

You can also bring it to the next Pro Series Event

To have the excel version to be emailed to you, email Dave at the above address
Jim Ayotte
Home Lanes: Lakeside Lanes in Manchester, NH

High Single: 190  High Triple: 473
High Five: 730  High Ten: 1327

TV Appearances:  
3 appearances on Candlepins for Kids and 2 on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge Youth Show with a 5-0 record

Pro Series Titles:
1) 2012 Singles Knockout at Westport Lanes

Other Titles:
2008 NH Area Singles Champion
2012 Runner-up in NHCBA All Events

Jim has been bowling since the age of 2 when his grandparents introduced him to the game.  They encouraged him to join a junior league at the age of 5 and he has been bowling ever since.  Ayotte has had a very successful Youth career winning 4 All Events Scratch titles, 4 Singles Scratch titles, 7 Doubles Scratch titles (including 4 years in a row from 2002-2005), 1 Team Scratch title, 1 Singles Handicap and 1 Team Handicap title.  His passion has always been bowling.

Dave Barber
Home Lanes: Lucky Strike Lanes in Lynn, MA

High Single: 208 High Triple: 475
High Five: 751 High Ten: 1406

TV Appearances: 
13 appearances on Comcast
5 appearances on Candlepins for Dollars with a 4-1 record

Pro Series Titles:
Pro Series Playoff Champion in 2012 at Lanes and Games
Ultimate Ladder Champion in 2013 at Viking Recreation

Other Titles:
Pro Tour Farewell Tournament in 2009 at Pilgrim Lanes
MBA All Events Champion in 2009
4 MBA Open Teams Events 
1 NHCBA Open Teams Event

Dave is a Slap Cup Champion and Washer Toss Champion in Rick's backyard and also a runner up in Pool Vollyball (Singles Event) in Rick's backyard.  
Shawn Baker
Home Lanes: 
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Stu Bergman
Home Lanes: 
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Chris Boisvert
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Jonathan Boudreau
Home Lanes:  Lucky Strike Lanes in Lynn, MA

High Single: 190  High Triple: 455
High Five: 738  High Ten: 1366 

TV Appearances: 
30 appearances on Candlepins for Kids
1 appearance on Comcast's Candlpin Challenge Youth Show
1 appearance on NESN's Pro Series and CP4K Show
 
Pro Series Titles:
1) Youth/Pro Event in October of 2012

Jonathan enjoys the tournaments and competition, as he feels they are the best around.  He loves to have had the opportunity to bowl with and against some of his idols.  Outside of bowling, he looks to attend college and someday become a teacher.

Dave Chestercove
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Dan Chouinard
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Brian Crowell
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Skip Easterbrooks
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Brian Feist
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Peter Flynn
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Arty Gendreau
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Dave "Hey Sexy Lady" Godwin
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Mark Gregory
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Craig Holbrook
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John "Urbie" Kafalas
Home Lanes: Park Place Lanes in Windham, NH

High Single: 183 High Triple: 446
High Five: 691  High Ten: 

TV Appearances: 
2 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge with an 0-2 record
1 appearance on Candlepin Champs on Channel 7 in 1975
  
Pro Titles: 
Bob Caliri Doubles knockout at Candlewood Lanes in 2008 with Ken Spacone

Urbie started bowling in 1972 in a youth league at Sudbury Bowladrome.  His interest in the game was sparked by watching the pros on television, in particular Charlie Jutras.

Jeff Lapierre
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Scott Lapierre
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Ryan Lehr
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Rich Limone
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Mike MacIntosh
Home Lanes:  Academy Lanes in Haverhill, MA

High Single: 210  High Triple: 505
High Five: 769  High Ten: 1339

TV Appearances:
2 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge

Pro Titles:
2009 New Brunswick Men's Team Tournament
2009 Runner up in the Men's World Invitational Team Tournament
2011 Friday Night Pro League Playoff Champion
2012 Friday Night Pro League Regular Season Champion

"When I'm not bowling, I'll either shred the guitar or do your taxes. You pick"
Dave Mallahan
Home Lanes: Academy Lanes in Bradford, MA and Ryan's Family Amusements in Malden, MA

High Single: 196 High Triple: 489
High Five: 769 High Ten: 1414

TV Appearances: 
12 appearances on WNDS Stars and Strikes with a 5-7 record.
22 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge with a 12-10 record.
Tournament of Champions for WNDS and Comcast in 2003

Pro Titles: Top 10 WCBC Pro Tour 8 out of 10 years from 1999-2008.
2009 Men's Team Tournament  - Fredrickton, NB
2 Men's Pro League Champions with Metro Bowl in 2008 and 2009.
Bob Caliri Doubles Champions in 2008 with Mark Ricci

Dave has been bowling since he was 9 years old when he joined a kids league at Melrose bowl.  He has a house record for 5 strings in Stow, MA with a 739 and a house record for three strings at Charles Street in Malden, MA with a 469.  
Brandon Marks
Home Lanes: 
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Evan Mazzaferro
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Jonathan McDonald
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Shawn McKinley
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Richie Myrick
Home Lanes: Canal  Lanes in Southampton, MA and Funtime Lanes in Holyoke, MA.

High Single: 199 High Triple: 469
High Five: 730 High Ten: 1340

TV Appearances:  
10 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge and has a 6-4 record.

Pro Titles: 
6 Western New England Candlepin Association titles

Rich started bowling when he was four years old because his parents bowled and he enjoyed watching them when he was little.  Growing up he would watch the Saturday bowling show with his family and he aspired to become as good as the bowlers on the show (Olszta, Carrington, Atkins, Renaud, etc.)  He enjoys drawing and writing poetry and during the summer he plays competitive baseball for the Springfield Indians.  

Nick Norcross
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Kevin Pagington
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Peter Pereira
Home Lanes: Woburn Bowladrome

High Single: 211 High Triple: 498 
High Five: 771 High Ten: 1466 

TV Appearances:
5 appearances on Channel 5
25 appearances on Channel 50

Pro Titles:
1988 MBA Class A All Events and Class A Singles Champion
2011 NHCBA Men's Team Champion
2012 NHCBA All Events Champion
2012 NHCBA Mixed Team Champion

Peter spent 14+ years in the US Navy traveling the world, has a combat action ribbon, and was a trained Nuclear Plant Supervisor.  His family has owned Woburn Bowladrome since before he was born and always remembers having a bowling ball in his hand.

Brian Purdy
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Jim Putney
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Mike Regal
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Steve Renaud, Jr.
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Steve Renaud, Sr.
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Mark Ricci
Home Lanes:  Woburn Bowladrome in Woburn, MA

High Single: 202 High Triple: 519
High Five: 765  High Ten: 1440 

TV Appearances:  
3 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge

Pro Titles:
2008 Caliri Doubles Champion with Dave Hodge
WCBC Pro Tour in 2007 at The Big 20 in Scarborough, ME
2007-2008 Rookie of the Year
Pro Series Skins Game in 2011 at Ryan's Family Amusements in Millis, MA

Mark started bowling at the age of 3 and his grandfather brought him to join a kids league at the age of 5.  Tom Olzsta was a big reason for Mark to want to become a professional candlepin bowler.
Chris Sacchetti
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Justin Scali
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Jay Shiner
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Mark Smith
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John Starner
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Mark Strangio
Home Lanes:  Academy Lanes in Haverhill, MA

High Single:  190 High Triple: 463
High Five: 743  High Ten: 1372

TV Appearances: 
4 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge with a 1-3 record
 
Pro Titles:
2009 NHCBA Open Doubles with Joe Smith
1992 Pepsi Doubles Elimination Tournament
1993 Pepsi Doubles Elimination Tournament
1995 Pepsi Doubles Elimination Tournament

Mark started bowling when he was 2 years old because of his father, who also taught him how to bowl.

Jeff Surette
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Jeff Walsh
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Bob Whitcomb
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Kris Winiarz
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Carl Witham
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John Zappi
Home Lanes: Twentieth Century Lanes in Hyde Park, MA

High Single: 191  High Triple: 485
High Five: 750  High Ten: 1441

TV Appearances: 
9 appearances on WNDS Stars and Strikes with a record of 3-6
1 appearance on Candlepins for Dollars with a record of 0-1
33 appearances on Comcast's Candlepin Challenge with a record of 28-11 (9-3 in the challenger's match and 19-8 in the championship match)
Runner up in 2007 Championship Show and 3rd Place finisher in
2008 and 2009 Championship Shows

 

 
Pro Titles:
2008 MBA Men's Teams Title
2008 MBA All Events Champion
2009 MBA Men's Teams Title
2003-2004 Men's Friday Pro League Playoff Champion
2004-2005 Men's Friday Pro League Playoff Champion
2006-2007 Men's Friday Pro League Regular Season Champion
2006-2007 Men's Friday Pro League Playoff Champion
2011-2012 Men's Friday Pro League Playoff Champion
2008 Men's World Champion at Bangor-Brewer Lanes
2009 Easter Classic Champion
 
6 WCBC Pro Tour Titles:
2002 - Fastlanes in Stow, MA with 1333
2004 - Lucky Strike Lanes in Lynn, MA with 1362
2005 - Pilgrim Lanes in Haverhill, MA with 1373
2006 - Sanford Bowl-A-Rama in Sanford, ME with 1441 (house record)
2007 - Woburn Bowladrome in Woburn, MA with 1319
2009 - Bogey Lanes in East Brookfield, MA with 1397
2001-2002 WCBC Rookie of the Year
2005-2006 WCBC Bowler of the Year Runner Up
2006-2007 WCBC Bowler of the Year
 
4 MSSCT Titles:
2007 - Viking Recreation in East Bridgewater, MA
2008 - 20th Century Lanes in Hyde Park, MA
2008 - Wright Brothers in Holbrook, MA
2008 - Hanson Bowl in Hanson, MA
2007 MSSCT Bowler of the Year
2008 MSSCT Bowler of the Year
 
John started bowling at 9 years old at Lucky Strike Lanes in Dorchester, MA.  His parents would bring him to watch the pros bowl in the 10-string tournaments where he would watch Peter Flynn, Don Richmond, Dan Lasko, Jack Sanuik, Dick O'Connell and many more.  His mother and grandfather also got him into the Channel 5 show and he would especially look forward to watching the Live Show.