Steve Kramer & April Haffner win in Week 9!

In week 9 we had 14 Doubles Teams show up! We paid out 3 spots and $330 for first!

We added $85 to the Prize Fund putting our FINALE Total up to $1220!

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Brady Adler wins Stars & Strikes with a lot of strikes to end the tournament!!

We had two squads on the day with 55 bowlers in total!

We tried a few different things for this tournament. Including a new to us format (Pod Eliminators), using a challenge pattern (Route 66 V2), and a different handicap base (80% of 210). All of which we think worked well!

We paid our squad leaders an extra $60 for having the highest score from their qualifying squad. Zac Tackett shot 907 at 10AM while Bailey Mavrick led a stacked 2PM Squad with 984!

Brady would have been up there with them as he shot over 230 for 3 of his 4 games, but his 3rd game left him at the 6th seed. Which, unfortunately for him put him into the same pod as #1 Seed, Mavrick.

Brady snuck by the first few games with small 200s as the #1 seed actually struggled in his first game and lost in round 1 of the eliminator pod rounds.

While Brady was working on finding a look, lefty Michael Mossbarger had put together quite a day. He was the #2 Seed with 923 for qualifying, and so far in the eliminator rounds had games of 252, 220, and eventually 266 to make the final 3!

As Mossbarger finished up it was very clear that he had the best look in the building, but Brady Adler had just shot 247 with an open in the 10th to make the final 3 with Mossbarger. Joining them would be #3 seed, Jonathan Woods! He was putting together a quietly great day. 914 in qualifying followed by games of 252,184, and 246.

Our final 3 was an all Ohio final. They all made the trip and all left with big money!

Game 1 Brady proved to have found a great look with 245, even while moving to this new pair. Michael and Jonathan actually ended in a tie, as a spare-shooting mishap from Michael followed by a nice nine-spare strike 10th frame by Jonathan put them both at 227. Mossbarger wins the 9th/10th frame roll-off with a washout conversion, 35-28.

Our final game was not a close one, but Brady still made it fun! He threw the first 10 strikes before a 7 pin stopped his run at 300 and Free of Fear Photography's $100 Bonus! He beat Michael 289-199, receiving $1010!

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Mike Shepherd wins in Week #8!

Week #8 saw 26 bowlers compete for $250 top prize!

We added $85 to the finale for a total of $1135!

Mike shot 268 to sneak into the first cut by 12, makes the final two by 1, and then shoots a nice 190 game for the W!!


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Inaugural Free of Fear Holiday Classic Champion - Brendon Thornburg

Brendon Thornburg won the first ever Free of Fear event on December 30th, 2023! He overcame 119 other bowlers on the weekend, a field including a couple of PBA Professionals! He defeated Jean Perez in the semi-finals, and defeated David Haffner in the finals to take home $850 and the trophy!

Full Results

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Free of Fear Take The Crown Champion - Lizzie Piercy

March 3rd, 2024 Lizzie Piercy outlasted 39 other bowlers to be crowned the champion of our first ever women's tournament! Lizzie qualified 4th, and managed to lead the advancers round to get into the final four. She continued her great bowling with leading 2/3 of the eliminator final games, one of those being for the win, the crown, and $600! Wendy Woods came in 2nd, taking home $450!

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Take The Crown 2024 Results


Week #7 was our first team event! We had 10 teams and added $90 to the finale leaving us at $1050 added!

FOF VP Chase Kramer picks up his first win with the help of his teammates David and April Haffner!


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Marcus Rable Wins Week #6 of the SSS!

Week #6 we had 25 bowlers show up. It took 664 to make our top 5 cut! We added in $75 to the Finale Prize Fund, which puts us at $960 added!

Marcus gets his first FOFB Win and is our YOUNGEST champion at only 20 years old!!

Come watch our sold-out TRIO this next Monday!


Steve Elmore & Toby Golder Win Week #5 of the FOF Summer Sweeper Series! Golder becomes first ever 2x winner!

Week 5 we had 16 teams show up for some Baker Doubles!

We added $100 to the Finale Prize Fund, now at a total $825!

Come see us for singles June 24th!


Mark Vore Wins Week #4 of the FOF Summer Sweeper Series!!!

Week #4 we had a thin crowd of 18 bowlers, but they showed out! It took 700 just to cash this week!

We added $60 to the Finale prize fund, which is now at $785 Added!

Come see us next week for some exciting BAKERS DOUBLES!!! June 17th!


Toby Golder & Dave Pensinger Win Week #3 of the FOF Summer Sweeper Series

Week #3 we had 20 doubles teams show up to compete! A sell out!

We added $120 to the Finale Prize Fund, putting us at $725 added!

Come see us next week, June 10th for our next sweeper!


Grant Banter Wins Week #2 of the FOF Summer Sweeper Series!

Week #2 we had 23 bowlers show out! Scores came with them this week as it took 677 to make our top 6! With 23 bowlers we added in $75 to the Finale Prize Fund putting us at $605 Added!

Grant joins Shawn Day as a winner of the Sweeper Series and jumps ahead of him for average!

Come see us June 3rd for our next sweeper! It will be a DOUBLES Event!!


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Shawn Day Wins Week #1 of the FOF Summer Sweeper Series!

We had 26 bowlers show up week one! We paid out $235 for first and paid out 5 spots, 5th receiving $50. $80 was added to the end of the year prize fund putting us as $530 added already!

Shawn gets out to an early lead in the points with a win, as well as holding the top scratch average which is also an award for the Summer Series.

We hope to see you at Crown City Lanes next week, 6:30pm!

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