Bowler Rolls Perfect Game, Dies - Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes

post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 2008-10-31, 02:01 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Chair in front of the telly
Posts: 241
Bowler Rolls Perfect Game, Dies

You can't make this stuff up... talk about going out on top!
Quote:
RAVENNA, Mich. (WZZM) - Teammates in his bowling league think after rolling a perfect 300 game Don Doane's heart just gave out.

"You get nervous shooting a 300," says teammate Todd Place. "The pressure keeps building," says bowling alley owner Jim Nutt.

Minutes after achieving the life long goal of a perfect game the 62 year old bowler collapsed and died at Ravenna Bowl in Ravenna. "Don just collapsed," says alley owner Nutt. " At first we thought he just fainted." "Then when I rolled him over I realized it wasn't good," says teammate Place.
http://www.wzzm13.com/news/news_stor...00829&catid=14
Onslow is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 2008-10-31, 08:14 PM
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Parksville, BC
Posts: 548
Truth is definitely stranger than fiction.

This story kind of reminds you of Caddy Shack, and the perfect golf game the one character was having, only to be struck by lightening and electrocuted.

Don went out with a bang at least though, didn't he?
Weird, but it's almost a "feel good" story in a sick twisted way.
Chumley is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome