THE 2012 UPAI Spring Bowling League sponsored by the United Pangasinanes of America, Inc. (UPAI), the proceeds of which will benefit UPAI’s scholarship program in Pangasinan, concluded recently at the Classic Bowling Center in Daly City, California.
Proclaimed champions were members of Team Manaoag composed of team captain Richard Gumpal, Rocky Gumpal, Ruby Gumpal Alberto, Roman Gumpal, Michael O’connor and Rosemarie Gumpal.
Team Bayambang*1 captained by Rudy Junio was 1st runner-up while Team San Manuel led by captain Bernie Gabriel took the 2nd runner-up spot. Coming in fourth was Team Lingayen captained by Ral Dasco while Team Alaminos captained by Moe Capablanca placed 5th.
The highest award for individual winners was won by Chris Junio for the High Game (scratch) with a perfect 300 score while Michael O’Connor was Men’s Champion and Ruby Gumpal Alberto was Women’s Champion.
The other participating teams and their respective team captains were: Team Dagupan City, Ben Aquino; Team San Carlos City, Jesus Paningbatan; Team UPAI*2, Fred Junio; and Team Mabini, Alvin Padilla.
Presentation of trophies and cash prizes will be held during the UPAI Annual Summer Picnic in August of this year.