Norm Duke

Clermont, Fla.

Home Center:
Clermont Bowling Center (Clermont, FL)
Age 50 - 3/25/1964

Bowls Joined Titles* Tour Earnings Total Earnings
R 1982 37 $3,071,258.00 $3,093,235.47
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*Note: Statistics will be updated for each tournament after it airs on television. Click here for the PBA Tour TV schedule.

Career PBA 300 Games: 62

Personal: Resides in Clermont, Fla. with wife Karen and son Branden…Hobbies include golf, fishing and billiards…Favorite food is sushi…Favorite music group is Styx...Is a partner in a bowling promotion company called Next Level Bowling.

2014 Has best finish of 31st in USBC Masters.

Career: Owns 37 career PBA Tour titles, tied with Pete Weber for third all-time…In 2011-12 won three titles (Dick Weber Playoffs, Mark Roth-Marshall Holman Doubles with Wes Malott, and Detroit Open) which pushed him over $3 million in career earnings behind Walter Ray Williams Jr. and Pete Weber... Won 2011 U.S. Open for his seventh major. Was the benficiary of a missed 10-pin in the 10th frame of the championship match by Mika Koivuniemi that gave him the win. Marked ninth consecutive season he has won at least one Tour title…He and Mike Aulby are only bowlers to complete the “Grand Slam” (USBC Masters, Tournament of Champions, U.S. Open and PBA National/World Championship)…One of five players to complete the Triple Crown (TOC, U.S. Open, PBA National/World Championship)…Only player to win three consecutive majors...Has won multiple titles in a season eight times, including a career-best five in 1994…Named PBA Player of the Year in 1994 and 2000…Holds the record as youngest bowler to win a PBA Tour title, winning his first title in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1983 at 18 years and 345 days…Four-time George Young High Average Award winner…Set the PBA single-season average record with 228.47 in 2006-07…Has appeared in multiple televised finals every season since 1990…Had a career-best nine-game TV winning streak which started on March 19, 2006, and ended on March 18, 2007, and included four titles…Rolled a nationally-televised 300 game against Walter Ray Williams Jr. in the semifinal match of the Earl Anthony Classic in Tacoma, Wash., on Jan. 5, 2003…Made a great late-season run after injuries in 2007-08 to retain exemption…Inducted into PBA Hall of Fame during PBA’s 50th Anniversary Gala in Las Vegas...In 2012-13 won GEICO King of the Swing special event as part of Summer Swing from the No. 5 qualifying spot and finally defeating Barnes 222-213 in championship match for the title...Won PBA50 United Healthcare Sun Bowl In The Villages in second PBA50 Tour appearance in 2014...Won Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open for first PBA50 Tour major...Owns six PBA Regional titles.

Career Standard Titles (30): 1983 – Cleveland, Ohio; 1991 – Parma Heights, Ohio; Tucson, Ariz.; 1993 – Taylor, Mich.; 1994 – Lakewood, Calif.; Edmond, Okla.; N. Brunswick, N.J.; Rochester, N.Y.; 1995 – Portland, Ore.; Cleveland, Ohio; 1997 – Mississauga, Canada; Windsor Locks, Conn.; 1998 – Tucson, Ariz.; Rochester, N.Y.; Wichita, Kan.; 2000 – Dallas, Texas; Tucson, Ariz.; 2002-03 – Syosset, N.Y.; 2003-04 – Blue Springs, Mo.; 2004-05 – Norcross, Ga.; 2005-06 – Taylor, Mich.; 2006-07 – Hammond, Ind.; West Babylon, N.Y.; Indianapolis, Ind.; 2008-09 – Reno, Nev.; Fountain Valley, Calif.; 2009-10 - Allen Park, Mich. (Cheetah Championship); 2011-12 - Detroit Open; Mark Roth-Marshall Holman Doubles(with Wes Malott), Las Vegas; Dick Weber Playoffs, Indianapolis.

Career Major Titles (7): 1993 – USBC Masters, Tulsa, Okla.; 1994 – Tournament of Champions, Akron, Ohio; 2000 – PBA National Championship, Toledo, Ohio; 2008 – Denny’s World Championship, Indianapolis, Ind.; 65th Denny’s U.S. Open, North Brunswick, N.J.; PBA World Championship, Wichita, Kan.; 2011 - U.S. Open, North Brunswick, N.J.

PBA50 Tour Standard Titles: (1): 2014 - The Villages, Fla.

PBA50 Major Titles (1): 2014 - Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open, Las Vegas.

Awards: PBA Player of the Year (1994, 2000)… George Young High Average Award (1991, '94, 2005-06, 2006-07)… Harry Smith Point Leader Award (2005-06)…USBC Hall of Fame (2002)…PBA Hall of Fame (2009)…Ranked 7th among 50 Greatest Players in PBA History in 2009...Five-time Bowling ESPY Award winner.

Video Highlights:




Season* Events Cashes Match Play TV Finals Titles Avg Earnings
PBA50 2014 Season 4 4 4 3 2 233.22 $26,510.00
2014 Season 6 1 1 0 0 214.35 $2,500.00
2012-2013 Season 24 18 8 4 0 221.43 $54,177.00
2011-2012 Season 13 11 6 5 3 225.56 $68,500.00
2010-2011 Season 11 8 5 2 1 217.94 $113,900.00
2009-2010 Season 16 13 7 2 1 218.83 $65,075.00
2008-2009 Season 18 17 11 4 3 219.44 $199,130.00
2007-2008 Season 15 15 10 2 2 218.95 $176,855.00
2006-2007 Season 18 18 11 4 3 228.47 $127,000.00
2005-2006 Season 22 22 18 7 1 224.29 $211,800.00
2004-2005 20 20 14 5 1 221.51 $142,770.00
2003-2004 13 8 7 3 1 220.37 $84,900.00
2002-2003 21 19 15 5 1 221.91 $139,000.00
2001-2002 30 26 20 3 0 216.34 $77,575.00
2000 17 16 13 7 3 218.77 $136,900.00
1999 23 18 15 4 0 224.81 $92,930.00
1998 24 17 12 5 3 0.00 $103,795.00
1997 22 19 16 6 2 0.00 $129,720.00
1996 22 17 13 3 0 0.00 $58,775.00
1995 25 21 14 6 2 0.00 $113,780.00
1994 21 18 16 8 5 0.00 $273,753.00
1993 25 18 12 5 2 0.00 $140,275.00
1992 26 20 15 5 0 0.00 $68,410.00
1991 25 18 16 9 2 0.00 $141,675.00
1990 22 19 13 3 0 0.00 $59,705.00
1989 24 15 12 2 0 0.00 $56,705.00
1988 29 17 4 0 0 0.00 $20,420.00
1987 27 21 11 2 0 0.00 $47,435.00
1986 23 12 5 2 0 0.00 $27,963.00
1985 28 16 6 0 0 0.00 $20,880.00
1984 32 17 9 2 0 0.00 $43,810.00
1983 30 13 7 2 1 0.00 $39,235.00
1982 5 4 1 0 0 0.00 $5,400.00
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