Rash, Kulick Lead Still on Top of World Bowling Tour Points List

ARLINGTON, Texas – With only two events left on the World Tenpin Bowling Association World Bowling Tour schedule, Sean Rash and Kelly Kulick of the United States continue to lead the points list.

The World Bowling Tour is made up of various events around the world and players earn points based on how they finish in each event. The current points system is based on a continuous two-year cycle, so points include some events from 2011 and all events from 2012 in addition to the 2013 events.

Rash leads the men’s standings with 562 points, while Australia’s Jason Belmonte is second with 527 points. Team USA’s Mike Fagan occupies the third spot with 516, while Finland’s Mika Koivuniemi is fourth with 498 points.

On the women’s side, the United States continues to dominate the top of the standings with Kulick now sitting at 597 points. Liz Johnson is second with 555, Missy Parkin is third with 514 and Shannon Pluhowsky is a distant fourth with 367 points.

The final two events of the World Bowling Tour season will determine the top three men and top three women who will compete in the World Bowling Tour Finals.

The Columbia 300 Vienna Open will take place Sept. 30-Oct. 6 in Vienna, Austria, while the World Bowling Tour Thailand event will happen Oct. 14-21 in Bangkok, Thailand.

The World Tenpin Bowling Association, which is made up of 112 bowling federations, governs the sport throughout the world. For more information on WTBA and for the complete World Bowling Tour points list, visit WorldTenpinBowling.com.

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For further information, please contact:
World Tenpin Bowling Association
Kevin Dornberger, President
Tel: +1 414-803-9188
president@worldtenpinbowling.com
www.worldtenpinbowling.com