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bowling... [Aug. 10th, 2009|07:18 pm]
Christy
man. this past year has been a bowling roller coaster. We'll probably take the summer off next year. It kinda gets a bit overwhelming. We've been bowling every week for the past 2 years. It's been fun but we are starting to get frustrated that our rate of improvement has slowed down so much.

Last night I bowled a 535 series. 182, 176, 177.

My current average is 166. It's lower than I'd like, but it's a pretty accurate average considering how roller-coaster it's all been...now I just need to improve my game and gather some of that consistency I really need to become great.

OH, but I did convert 3 of my 4 splits of the night...and the one I missed was really close to hitting. One other that I consider a split, I did also convert but wasn't a real split b/c the headpin was still standing.

I had a good night.
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[User Picture]From: wickedsin
2009-08-11 07:46 pm (UTC)
I am totally determined to get my average above 170 during fall season.

Awesome on the splits. How are you on single pin spares? Pretty consistent?
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[User Picture]From: christy_p
2009-08-11 09:32 pm (UTC)
yeah, i almost never miss the singles...unless it's the 10 and then there's about a 30% chance I'll miss.
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[User Picture]From: wickedsin
2009-08-12 12:08 am (UTC)
using a spare ball or your reactive on the 10's?

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[User Picture]From: christy_p
2009-08-12 12:19 am (UTC)
reactive. I've only got the one.

I am still planning on taking Steve's old black window re-drilled for me and re-surfaced, but haven't done it yet...

even then I'll still just have the reactives.
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[User Picture]From: wickedsin
2009-08-12 12:23 am (UTC)
If you're consistent on spares I wouldn't suggest going to a spare ball, but for me, once I changed my hand position on the 4,7,6,10 and combos thereof, my plastic ball made a TON of difference.

There's something nice about the oil pattern not making a difference on your spares. I used to hook around the 10 on dry back ends and it gets frustrating.

Are you bowling mostly at PSB still? Have you thought about PBA experience league?
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[User Picture]From: christy_p
2009-08-12 04:56 am (UTC)
makes sense.

we're still at psb...with the league discount it doesn't make much sense to bowl other places.
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