1990 – Superior Performance — Amateur
Ed Thomas started bowling in 1959 and over 30 years of bowling has attained a composite average of 204. During the 189-90 season he competed in two leagues with averages of 212 -208.
Bowling in the Logan Association he captured seven titles and in the Greater Columbus Association he earned 10 titles. His 1966-67 team set an all time scratch record with 3196 total. In the 1969-70 season he broke the record high average mark with a 221.
Ed is the proud bowler of seven 300 games and four 800 series, topped by an 811 in 1980.
Ed has participated in twenty seven ABC tournaments and been presented with many on sight awards. His lifetime ABC tournament average is 192 for 225 games.
1963 saw him voted Central Ohio Bowler of the Year, 1964 Southeastern Ohio Bowler of the Year and in 1967 he was inducted into the Greater Columbus Men’s Hall of Fame.