Dan Gould let his opening game set the tone for a near 800 series at Jamestown Bowling Company Thursday night.
Gould delivered 12 strikes for a masterful 300 opening game, then, followed that up with a 255 before settling for a 237 en route to 792 in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles League.
While Gould was way ahead of everybody, there were five other 700s rolled in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles League at JBC.
Jim Mee was the runnerup with a 262-248-227-737 for Gametime Sports followed by Ray Textor with 254-236-238-728 for Butternut Brook Farms, Alex Foti with a 247-232-244-723 and a pair of 708s thrown by Bill Thompson and Mike Rylowicz.
Thompson shot a 288 to go with a 237 for Geraci & Company Accountants and Rylowicz hit a 278 a 246 in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles at JBC.
Chris Riche uncorked a 257-251-719 in the Schutt's Arctic Cat League on the second shift at JBC.
Beth Sacilowski led the women with a 230-656 in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles at JBC.
Dan Zamborik just missed a 700 in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles by firing a 699 with a 275 single.
Still in the Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles League, Ron Holter scattered 259-221-697 for Farm Fresh Foods, Mark Blasdell a 257-226-695 for John C. Nelson Company, Dave Woodfield a 235-237-686, Justin VanArsdale a 279-680 for Gary's CARSTAR, Dan Hallberg a 257-680 for Tier One Machine and Joe Foti a 236-235-679 and Jim Chapman a 278-679.
Andrew Raymond drilled a 226-243-676 for S. Tabone Paving in the Schutt's Arctic Cat League at JBC.
Judy Parsons scattered a 554, Donna Risner a 552, Betty Puleo a 537, Mary Love a 524 and Grace Wakefield a 522 in the Abigail Kelley Seniors League at State Lanes.
Mike Sacilowski dropped a 278, Dave Saxton a 268, Chris Goodwill a 257 and Tena Berkhous a 233 at JBC.
State Lanes: Abigail Kelley Seniors League - Ed Petransky Jr. 536, Bob Gunnell 525, Irv Fisher 401, Emory Holmquist 400.
Jamestown Bowling Company: A.M. Seniors League - Jim Suckow 205-580, Don Proctor 501.
Early Birds Seniors League - Ken Davis 539, Roger Gustafson 214-510, Wayne Matve 500, Don Snow 500, John Foster 500, Hazel Britt 476, Denise Weber 465, Ann Moren 464, Karen Beattie 441, Dot Smith 434.
Schutt's Arctic Cat League - Jesse Anderson 227-238-658, John Robbins 225-641, Chris Goodwill 639, Bill Hartzell 588, Vince Willis 585, Tena Berkhous 518, Debbie Carlson 216-476.
Hall of Fame Scratch Doubles - Doug Rylowicz 232-223-665, Mike Sacilowski 664, Alan Felmlee 236-247-664, Dave Fiorella 237-225-653, Randy Herron 225-224-652, Dave Saxton 652, Chris Johnson 235-643, Joe Muzzy 222-638, Brian Kennelley 226-224-633, Tom Sacilowski 226-621, Chris Conti 617, Ron Lyon 237-615, Matt Himes 233-607, Tom Volpe 235-605, Bob Weeks 227-604.
Frewsburg Lanes: Thursday League - Bonnie Smith 215-574, Kelly Lauffenburger 507, Chelsea Honey 483, Kimberly Honey 481, Renae Bean 481.