BOWLING RECORDS MTBA members (Dec/2015)

These are the high scores of Maltese bowlers/teams (MTBA Members). This list is based on the following criteria:
1. OFFICIAL GAMES ONLY from formal events:–Training and informal events not included;
2. Each team/bowler assigned best achievement only within category;
3. Split series not included (e.g. first 3 of a 6-game series or first 6 of 8 game series).

Bowlers with a highest official game over 290
(Bowled in an official competition and on one pair of lanes):
300 Justin Caruana Scicluna(7 times) - 2010/11/15 Malta Open/Nats 2012/World Games 2013/CISK Double League 2015
300 Mark Spiteri - (4 times)2010 Malta Open/Istrina/MCC 2015/CISK Double League 2015
300 Ray Falzon (4 times) - Division 1/ Industries league/ Doubles
300 Rankin Camilleri (3 times) - Doubles 2008/2013, First Division 2015
300 Kenneth Arpa - (2 times)2008 EarlyBird Tournament 18/06/08/Malta Open 2013
300 Dennis Mercieca (2 times) - Division 1
300 Neil Sullivan - QubicaAmf World Cup 2014
300 Mauro Anastasi - Malta Open 2015
300 Mark Muscat - CISK Double League 2015
300 Paul Baldacchino - Malta Open 2013
300 Leli Baldacchino - 2006 Doubles league
300 Brian Farrugia - San Marino MCC 2006
300 Colin Attard - 2007 Doubles league
300 John Balani - 2009 Masters (January 2009)
300 Ramon Casha - 2009 Div 1 (Nov 2009)
300 Matthew Cossai - Gold Cup 2012
299 Simon Burke - 2007 Commonwealth Qualifier
299 Sue Abela - Nationals 2008
297 Sammy Borg - Gold Cup Tournament 2008
291 Clive Farrugia - XXXXXXXXX.XX1
290 Tiziana Carannante - 2010 MCC

Bowlers with highest 3 Game Series over 750 (250 avg.)
(including 3 game series only, played on a pair of lanes. any 3 game combination of a larger series not covered here)
825 Mauro Anastasi - CISK Double League 2014
814 Kenneth Arpa -Double League 2015
805 Brian Farrugia --Double League 2006
803 Mark Spiteri - CISK Double League 2013
800 Ray Falzon -- Double League 2006
790 Danial Swift -Div 1, Nov 2010
789 Mark Muscat --Double League 2008
785 Rankin Camilleri --18 March 2008 Double league
772 Paul Baldacchino -21 Oct 2010 Div 1
769 Dennis Mercieca -- 1998 Div 1
762 Ray Falzon -- CISK Double League 2013
770 Justin C. Caruana - CISK Double League 2014

Bowlers with 4 game series over 900 (225 ave)
1028 Justin Caruana Scicluna - Malta Open 2014 (213+269+259+287)
997 Mauro Anastasi - Malta Open Hdc Doubles 2014 (229+278+258+232)
988 Rankin Camilleri - Malta Open 2013 (238+245+251+254)
939 Mark Spiteri - Malta Open 2008 (268+232+235+204)
936 Brian Farrugia - Malta Open 2005 (235+247+253+202)
917 Kenneth Arpa - National Champions 2005 - Short Oil block (258+216+213+230)
906 Joanna Attard - Malta Open 2013 (215+232+245+214)

Bowlers with best 6-game series over 1350 (225 avg.)
(Including only series designated as a 6-game-series, not as part of a larger series)
1555 Mauro Anastasi - Malta Open 2013
1546 Kenneth Arpa - Malta Open 2015
1525 Justin C. Scicluna - Malta Open 2013
1484 Neil Sullivan - Malta Open 2013
1468 Mark Muscat -MO 2015
1458 Mark Bugeja--Malta Open
1444 Rankin Camilleri -Malta Open 2013
1442 Ray Falzon Reale --Malta open 2007
1421 Mark Spiteri -- Malta Open 2013
1412 Ryan Grech - Gold Cup 2013
1407 Brian Farrugia -- date? event?
1397 Sue Abela -- MCC 2003
1369 Melissa Swift - Malta Open 2013
1365 Paul Baldacchino - Malta Senior Open 2015
1365 Paul Gray- Fina 1997
1365 Danial Swift -Malta Open 2015
1358 Mark Muscat - Malta Open 2014

Bowlers with 7 game series over 1540 (220 avg.)
1567 Philippe Vancell - Spring Tournament okmalta.com 2014
1558 Mauro Anastasi - Spring Tournament okmalta.com 2014
1547 Mark Muscat - Spring Tournament okmalta.com 2014

Bowlers with a high 8-game series over 1840 (230 avg.)
1933 Kenneth Arpa --AMF WC Qualifier 2007 (+1890 in Masters 2009)
1910 Steve Calleja-1999 Nationals
1906 Justin Caruana Scicluna --MCC 2009 Qualifier
1874 Charles Attard -Nationals 1999
1869 Sue Abela -- Cynergi -April 2006
1861 Mauro Anastasi - Ranking tournament 2016
1858 Dennis Mercieca -- 2nd March -MC qualifier
1858 Steve Cassar -1999 Nationals
1851 Ray Falzon - 03/04/07 - Nationals 2007
1840 Melissa Anastasi 29/8/97 -World Cup qualifier

Bowlers with 24 game series over 5060 (211 avg.)
5294 Sue Abela --2007 MCC qualifier
5242 Brian Farrugia --2009 MCC qualifier
5239 Justin C Scicluna -2009 MCC qualifier
5170 Kenneth Arpa -2009 ECC 2009 CRETE
5148 Mauro Anastasi -2015 MCC qualifier
5122 Dennis Mercieca --2008 MCC qualifier
5085 Paul Baldacchino -2008 MCC qualifier
5075 Mark Spiteri -2012 MCC qualifier
5074 Neil Sullivan -2009 MCC qualifier
FOUR MAN TEAM:
-4-Man Teams with best Scratch Game over 950:
1011 Fina- 8 January 2015 Justin 233/ Kenneth 286/ Sue 234/ Mark M 258
991 Fina-17 January 2013 Justin 279/ Kenneth 200/ Sue 258/ Mark M 254
984 Aercomms-16 March 2006 Paul B/ Kenneth / Ray F / Rankin
982 Ramis-05 February 2009 Paul B/ Kenneth / Dennis / Rankin
981 Fina First-06 March 2008 Sue / Mark S/ Brian / Justin
964 Team Malta MCC 2015 - Sue/Titziana/Mauro/M.Spiteri 965 Fina Excel-2004 Div I Winter Brian / Franco/ Doris/ Bertram
956 Ramis-29 October 2012 Ray 234, Helenio (sub) 215, Paul B 269, Mark S 238
952 Fina First-05 March 1998 Dennis / Paul Gray / Sue / Steve Calleja
950 okmalta.com-04/11/2010 Div I Mark S, Ray F, Dean, Paris

-4-man Teams with best Scratch Series over 2650:
2829 Ramis-2010 Kenneth / Dennis / Rankin / Paul
2754 Ramis-40465 Kenneth / Dennis / Rankin / Paul
2740 Fina 26/11/2015 Div 1 Sue / Mark M / Kenneth/ Justin
2697 Fina First-2004 Div I Winter Dennis / Mauro / Steve Cassar / Leli
2684 Ramis-04/04/2013 Div 1 Ray / Philip / Paul B / Mark S
2675 Fina First-2006 Div 1 Winter Dennis / Matthew Caruana / Mark Muscat / Mauro / Sue
2660 Fina-2010 Sue / Justin / Mark M/ Danial S
2655 Fina 03/05/2012 Div 1 Sue / Mark M / Kenneth/ Justin
2652 Aercomms-16 February 2006 Paul B/ Kenneth / Ray F / Mark Bugeja

FIVE MAN TEAM:
-5-Man Teams with best Scratch Game over 1,000:
1035 -Malta Team WMC2008 Bangkok –Mark Spiteri/Brian Farrugia/Paul Baldacchino/Justin Caruana Scicluna/Kenneth Arpa

-5-Man Teams with best 3-game SERIES over 3,000: (includes only 3 game series played on same day)
3005 -Malta Team WMC2008 Bangkok –Mark Spiteri/Brian Farrugia/Paul Baldacchino/Justin/Kenneth

THREE MAN TEAM (trios)
-High team games over 700:
741 –Team Malta Trapani 2009 (Kenneth/Justin/Mark S)

-High team 6-game series over 4000:
4098 – Team Malta Trapani 2009 (Kenneth/Justin/Mark S) – GOLD

DOUBLES (records per couple, not team name)
-Doubles Scratch Game over 520:
557 -Ray Falzon/Mark Spiteri (Team Ramis) -2013
549 -Kenneth Arpa/Dennis Mercieca -(Team Duwpa) -2007
548 -Mark Muscat/Justin (FINA) 2015
547 -Mark Spiteri/Brian Farrugia -(Team Pin Busters) -2007
542 -Paul Baldacchino/Rankin (Team Camilleri Wines) -2008
536 -Paul Baldacchino/Philip Grupetta (SAPNA) 2013
533 -Mauro/Rankin (okmalta.com) June 2014
531 -Mauro/Neil (Bellcaffe) 04/06/13
525 -Mark Muscat/Justin (Ma'Juda) 2013
524 -Sue/Mark Muscat - (Muscat's Jewellers) -2006
520 -Kenneth Arpa/Brian Farrugia TEAM MALTA MCC 2004

Doubles Scratch Series over 1450:
1492 -Mark Spiteri/Brian Farrugia (Pin Busters) -2007
1490 -Mark Spiteri/Ray Falzon (Ramis) -2013
1489 -Kenneth Arpa/Dennis Mercieca (Duwpa) -2006
1486 -Justin/Mark Muscat (FINA) -2015
1477 -Mauro/Rankin (okmalta) 2014
1471 -Kenneth Arpa/Dennis Mercieca (Ala Turca) -2015
1466 -Paul Baldacchino/Rankin (Camillieri Wines) -2008

SENIORS RECORDS - official records by MTBA members over 50 years
Game over 290:
300 - John Balani  - 2009
300 - Leli Baldacchino - 2006
300 - Paul Baldacchino - Malta Open 2013
300 - Mark Spiteri - Doubles 2015
297 - Sammy Borg --Gold Cup Tournament 2008

3-game scratch series by Senior Bowlers -over 700
745 - Paul Baldacchino  -Doubles 12.08.14
707 - Mark Spiteri -Doubles 2015
702 - Sammy Borg -Division 1 2012

6-game scratch series by Senior Bowlers -over 1300 (217avg.)
1447 -Spiteri Mark Malta Senior Open 2015
1365 - Paul Baldacchino -Malta Senior Open 2015
1307 -Joe Cassar -MTBA Nat Senior Championships 2015

4-game scratch series by Senior Bowlers -over 840 (210 avg.)

892 - Cassar Joe -MTBA Autumn Tournament 2014
873 - Paul Baldacchino -Malta Senior Open 2014
851 - Mark Spiteri -Malta Senior Open 2015
837 - Tony Paris  -Malta Senior Open 2013

8-game scratch series by Senior Bowlers -over 1700
1786 -Dennis Mercieca _Ranking 2015
1758 - Paul Baldacchino -Ranking Event Nov.2015

OFFICIAL >250 AND >650 FOR JUNIORS

289 - Sara Xuereb - CISK Doubles 2015
279 - Jurgen Harrington - Bronze Cup 2014
269 - Justin C. Scicluna(15) DivI 2005
269 - Rankin Camelleri(18) Div1 2006
259 - Jonathan Chetcuti - British Junior Open 2014
258 - Matthew Magro - CISK Doubles 2015
258 - Nicholas Zahra - U23 2013

3-game scratch series by Junior Bowlers -over 650
713 - Sara Xuereb - CISK Doubles 2015
699- Rankin(18) -Div1 2006
671 - Justin DivI Aug 2005
652 - Nicholas Zahra - British Junior Open 2014
6 game Series over 1260 (210avg):
1291 - M.Magro (MO2015)
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