PBA Team C300: Josh Blanchard


Josh Blanchard

Personal

  • Collegiate star with Wichita State University and California State – Fresno
  • Four-time Collegiate All-American (2005-2007 CSU-Fresno, 2008-2010 Wichita State)
  • Two-time Intercollegiate Team Championships winner (2009, 2010)
  • Sat out 2007-08 season due to transfer from CSU-Fresno to Wichita State
  • Owns four Collegiate individual titles (2009 Las Vegas Invitational and Kegel Collegiate Classic, 2006 Collegiate Shootout and Camarillo Tournament).

Professional

  • The 2011-12 Rookie of the Year gained notoriety by taking a spill on ESPN telecast of Mike Aulby Division final of World Series of Bowling where he finished 16th.
  • Rebounded to record four top-10 finishes during the season which included a season’s best third in Cheetah Open, sixth in Detroit Open seventh in Shark Open and 10th in U.S. Open.
  • Owns three regional titles.
  • Earned $23,330 in rookie season and averaged 219.58.
  • PBA West and Northwest Region Rookie of the Year