MAY 5, 2018 - - GREATER OMAHA AREA BOWLING ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING!
Annual Meeting brought together 27 current Board Members, Director
Candidates and guests. Reports were heard from the Committees:
Audit/Budget/Finance; BVL; Hall of Fame; HOF Fundraiser; Lane Certification;
Legislative; Membership; Nominating; Tournaments; Youth and Awards.
2018 the Board will say farewell to five valuable Board Members. Together they
compile over 200 years of dedication through the ABC and WIBC into the USBC.
Thank you to Cheryl Coulson, Eileen Crinklaw, Jeri Fleming, Tom Kelley Sr. and
action reduced the number of Board Vice Presidents from two to one.
will be the Vice President and new
Director election will add Shawn Jackson, Scott
McPheeters, Randy Moreno and Joan Wallace to the Board beginning Aug 1, 2018 for two year terms.
were elected to represent the Omaha Association at the Nebraska State Annual
Meeting and the 2019 USBC Convention in Las Vegas.
was given to establish an Association ADVISORY PANEL-VOLUNTEERCOMMITTEE. Individuals who may not be able to commit to the Association as a Director but
have the desire to be involved and to assist the Board by providing valuable
input from bowlers, help with Association events and/or collaborate with Board
members on a variety of topics, this opportunity is for YOU! The Association
Manager has begun to compile the list. If you want to find out more or to
volunteer, call 402-551-4007.
Honored at the Hall of Fame banquet this year were selectees:
Superior Performance category: Rob Bethel, Trish Manna, Curtis Prudhome and Otto Stennis
Meritorious Service: Ed Remar
Special awards were presented: Spirit of Courage: Tim Mooney
Ted Melonis Memorial: Pete Reeves
Congratulations to all!
VINTAGE BOWLING ATTIRE generated a great deal of conversation. Who would have thought two would show up in the same shirt???!!!
OMAHA CITY TOURNAMENT IS COMPLETE! Thank you to all participants and Chop's Bowling Center. We look forward to the Tournament experience again next season. If you would like to offer any ideas for your City Tournament, share them with the Association Manager or any Board member.
CLICK ON THE "YOUTH" TAB TO VIEW FINAL TOURNAMENT STANDINGS! FOR THE YOUTH CITY TOURNAMENT, ADULT/YOUTH DOUBLES AND THE VERY FIRST OMAHA BUMPER TOURNAMENT! Standings are unofficial pending verification of data.
CHECKS WENT IN THE MAIL LAST WEEK ! Payout from the City Tournament Qualifier was one in every five entries. Attached is the list of recipients:
Chop's: Tim Macdonald Leopard: Bruce Tway Maplewood: Karen Hill Mockingbird: Earley Smith North Bowl: Robin Holton Papio Bowl: Larry Gleason Peacekeeper: Chuck LeMay Scorz: David Tyree Sempeck's: Kaitlin ? The Mark: Jerry Tosoni West Lanes: Linda Maiefski Western Bowl: Rusty Findeis
E-Averages are available in the yearbook tab of this website.
Rule book can be viewed at www.bowl.com. Download the FREE USBC APP on your mobile device!
Almost 10,000 awards have been issued to bowlers for scores bowled in certified competition since this season began. One of the perks of your bowling membership. The following list are awards turned in by center management and league secretaries.
Awards will be monitored as the season progresses. Adjustments may be made to accommodate stock on hand at the discretion of the Association Manager.
HOURS OF OPERATION: SUMMER HOURS IN EFFECT JUNE 1 TO AUGUST 1: Monday - Thursday 9 am - 1:30 pm.
Thursday afternoons finds the Association Manager doing weekly PR ( Perfecting Relationships) visits to the bowling centers.
If the hours do not meet with your schedule, please contact the office for special arrangements.
Office Location: GOABA located in the Southroads Technology Park (formerly Southroads Mall), 1001 Ft. Crook Rd. N., Suite 204, Bellevue, NE 68005. See office hours above. As always, the secure mail slot by the front door is available for drop-off items and the answering machine is always on for your important messages or questions.