May 11, 1995 |
Robin Romeo, a 17-year veteran of the Ladies Pro Bowlers Tour who lives in Newhall, defeated Cheryl Daniels, 214-205, Wednesday to win the $60,000 California Classic at AMF Rocket Bowl in Chatsworth. Romeo did not leave a pin standing against Daniels, of Detroit, the tournament's top qualifier. Romeo built a 28-pin lead after hitting strikes in the third, fourth and fifth frames, then hung on for the victory.
August 25, 1989 |
Amateur Joslyn Jennings of Chicago and Cheryl Daniels upset top-seeded Michelle Mullen and Donna Adamek, 204-192, on Thursday night to win the LPBT National Doubles Championships. Jennings, the 1987 Chicagoland Woman Bowler of the Year, became only the second amateur ever to win an LPBT title while Daniels moved into a tie with Robin Romeo with her fourth title of the year. Jennings and Daniels advanced to the title match with a 205-177 victory over sisters Tori and Robin Romeo of Van Nuys.
February 14, 1989 |
Robin Romeo raced away to a 129-pin lead at the end of qualifying in the $35,000 Ladies Pro Bowlers Tour Lady LaMode Open at Fullerton Monday, overshadowing a record nine-game performance by Lisa Wagner. Romeo, who won the LPBT's first tournament of 1989 in Canoga Park last Wednesday, averaged 231 to finish the second round with an 18-game total of 4,077 pins. Wagner, who won this tournament two years ago, averaged 241 for her nine games to set an LPBT nine-game record with 2,172 pins.
May 2, 1989 |
Lisa Wagner of Palmetto, Fla., won seven of her eight matches and tied the other to take a 107-pin lead over Robin Romeo of Van Nuys at the end of the fifth round of the $35,000 ladies Pro Bowlers Tour Fair Lanes Capitol Classic today. Wagner, the defending Capitol Classic champion, posted a 13-2-1 record for her first 16 matches and averaged 217 to finish with a 34-game total of 7,804 pins. The 1988 Woman Bowler of the Year is trying for her 23rd career title and second of 1989.
April 26, 1990 |
Robin Romeo of Van Nuys, seeking her first title of the year, earned the top-seeded position Wednesday night for the finals of the $35,000 Ladies Pro Bowlers Tour Greater Atlanta Open. Romeo held a 244-pin margin over Stacy Rider heading into tonight's finals. Romeo, a five-time champion in 1989 when she earned a record $113,750 and was named Bowler of the Year, has not finished higher than 16th in the LPBT's first six tournaments of 1990.
November 13, 1988 |
Donna Adamek of Victorville, Calif., won her first title in 5 years Saturday, defeating top-seeded Robin Romeo of Van Nuys, 211-177, to win the $30,000 first prize in the $125,000 Ladies Pro Bowlers Tour Sam's Town National Pro-Am. Adamek, who had not won a title since 1983, rolled 4 strikes in the first 6 frames while Romeo opened in 3 of her first 5 frames. "I was never comfortable," said Romeo, who earned $15,000.