50 years sanctioned/certified competition in MN
High game is 300 and his high series is 836 rolled in a 2000
PBA tournament in Chicago.
Some accomplishments include: One Minnesota State Team
All Events champion in the military 1n 1964-
Represented Minnesota in U.S. Open in 1970, 1972 and
Peterson Classic Doubles champion with Tom Berken;
Peterson Classic Team champion twice;
High Average in Baltimore
Masters in 1967 and 1968; member of a l0 man squad
that won the Hoinke Classic in 1983 and Chippewa Valley
Match Game champion.
Minneapolis All Events champion and
St Paul Team champion in 1974,1977 and
Singles Actual and Handicap champion in 1974;
Acfual and Handicap champion with Charlie Tapp in
St. Paul All-City team 4 times;
King of the All City
team in 1978-791.
700 Club champion;
champion with Tom Berken.
Jim has also had 3 CBA titles including the very lst one,
Heartland Classic champion;
Minnesota Match Game champion in 1965;
Singles champion in Moorhead and Kiel Speil Team champion
Jim was a Minnesota State Bolvling Assn. Director for 2
years; wrote a daily bowling column for 15 years, a member
of the Bowling Writers Association of America; City Association
Secretary for 2 years; League secretary for over 10 years;
and one of the original directors of the CBA and the MSC.