Ronnie Russell

Marion, Ind.

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Crest Lanes (Marion, IN)
Age 34 - 12/22/1979

Bowls Joined Titles* Tour Earnings Total Earnings
R 2003 2 $333,175.75 $366,158.25
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Career PBA 300 Games: 12

Personal: Resides in Marion, Ind., with wife Michelle and children Cayden and Cameron… Says Mark Walberg should play him in the movie depicting his life…Biggest fear is not winning…If he could have another career besides bowling it would be as a PGA Tour golf pro…Favorite TV show is “The Chapelle Show” and favorite movie is “Talladega Nights”…Indianapolis Colts and Indiana Pacers fan…Bowled for Vincennes University where he was a first team All-American in 2002 and ‘03.

2014: Won second career title and first on U.S. soil after 11 seasons on Tour in PBA Bear Open defeating Tommy Jones 234-164 in championship match...Finished fourth in Brunswick Ballmaster Open.

Career: In 2012-13 season after 10 years and 142 tournaments, captured his first PBA Tour title by winning Brunswick Euro Challenge. He defeated Sweden's James Gruffman 224-210 in championship match...Owns three second-place Tour finishes which include the 2009 Etonic Marathon Open, the 2008 PBA Exempt Doubles Classic with Joe Ciccone and 2009 Chameleon Championship…Earned first Tour exemption as runner-up in 2007 Tour Trials…Won record $15,000 first prize in IGRIND Autism Awareness regional...Owns seven PBA regional titles.

Career standard titles (2): 2012-13 - Brunswick Euro Challenge (Munich); 2014 - Bear Open, Shawnee, Okla.

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Season* Events Cashes Match Play TV Finals Titles Avg Earnings
2014 Season 9 6 3 2 1 216.49 $20,480.00
2012-2013 Season 26 19 7 1 1 219.17 $66,225.75
2011-2012 Season 14 9 5 2 0 218.30 $26,140.00
2010-2011 Season 12 9 4 0 0 215.92 $31,750.00
2009-2010 Season 18 13 9 1 0 212.43 $40,600.00
2008-2009 Season 19 16 9 1 0 212.98 $48,010.00
2007-2008 Season 19 17 8 1 0 213.72 $42,770.00
2006-2007 Season 19 17 5 0 0 215.04 $23,410.00
2005-2006 Season 9 5 2 0 0 207.24 $10,800.00
2004-2005 6 3 0 0 0 202.07 $2,490.00
2003-2004 17 11 4 0 0 0.00 $20,500.00
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