Port Clinton's Sean Black finished 3rd in the Michigan Junior
Masters Tournament at Lodge Lanes in Belleville, MI, on Saturday. Black qualified 6th with 1119 for 6 games.
He defeated Alex Oulette from Linwood, MI, 390-387, in match 1. He defeated Zack Brandt from Kalamazoo, MI, 387-363 in the 2nd match.Black lost to the 2013 Michigan High School Bowler of the Year Jeffrey Pietryka from McComb, MI, 415-471, in the semi final match. Sean won a $175 scholarship for finishing 3rd.
Black said, "I was able to grind out what I could on a very difficult 39' sport lane condition where scoring was low.I turned it on when it got to match play and found greater success. Overall, I am happy with the way I bowled for the day and now I have to keep working hard to continue to have top 5 finishes in a lot more tournaments to give me confidence heading into the collegiate level."