Mike Hoffman defeated Jacob Thomas 228-224 to win the MAST Schwoegler’s Pro Shop Year-End Championship Sunday. Hoffman was the runaway leader in Saturday’s qualifying round, and fended off charges from fellow lefties Thomas and Dal Geitz during Sunday’s round-robin match play to claim the top seed in the stepladder finals. The title was Hoffman’s second year-end title and 18th overall. Thomas’ match play round included a pair of 300 games […]

Mike Hoffman was the runaway leader on Day One of the MAST Schwoegler’s Pro Shop Year-End Championship Saturday. Hoffman totaled an astounding 2119 through eight games of qualifying, averaging just short of 265 and outpacing the field by nearly 200 pins. 35 bowlers competed on host Spartan Bowl’s house pattern. The qualifying cut to Sunday’s match play was 1818, an 11th-place tie between Chris Gibbons and Chris Pounders with the […]