Connor Pickford, 23, of Charlotte, N.C., and Anthony Simonsen, 18, of Princeton, Texas defeated Andres Gomez and Josh Blanchard 223-173 to become the 2016 Mark Roth/ Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Champions presented by Storm Bowling. We interviewed the young doubles pair after they claimed their trophies, here’s what they had to say:
Teenager Anthony Simonsen of Princeton, Texas, and partner Connor Pickford of Charlotte, N.C., raced away from Josh Blanchard of Mesa, Ariz., and Andres Gomez of Colombia, 223-173, to win their first Professional Bowlers Association Tour titles in the Mark Roth/Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship presented by Storm, kicking off the PBA Tour’s 2016 season.
12 “Fishletes” participating in the 2015 Geico World Series of Bowling (WSOB) in the Reno, NV.
Qualifying leaders Connor Pickford, 23, of Charlotte, N.C., and teenage partner Anthony Simonsen of Princeton, Texas, earned the top qualifying position for the Mark Roth/Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship finals, presented by Storm, at the South Point Bowling Plaza Tuesday.