Justin Paliswat is getting hot at just the right time. The defending champion won for the first time this year with a 245-174 victory over Chet Richmond to win week 34. Paliswat shot 299 (7 pin) in the semifinals against Bull Marling. Richmond outbowled Lil Miller 213-195 in the other semi.
Richmond was the two-game high qualifier with 227-259 for a 456. Paliswat won $80, compliments of this week's sponsor J&T Paving. Richmond continues to lead the Point List with 880, while Chuck Fischerkeller (815), Dave Johnson (735), Sean Johnson (675), and John Leek Jr. (640) round out the top five.
The top 24 bowlers on the Point List qualify for the 34th Annual Grand Finale, with the top eight earning a first-round bye. Tournament sponsors Miller Lite and Buddy Light Accounting guarantee the $1,000 top purse.