PBA Team C300: Missy Parkin


Missy Parkin

Personal

College: California State University-Fullerton
Family Status: Married
Staff Affiliations: Columbia 300, Vise
Years on Team USA: 2000, 2001, 2008, 2013
Years on Junior Team USA: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001

Professional

  • Ranked Number 1 in the World in the World Bowling Tour Rankings for the combined 2012 and 2011 seasons
  • 2011 Queens Champion
  • 2012 World Bowling Tour Women’s Champion
  • 2011 GEICO PBA Team Shootout Manufacturers Cup Champion and only female in the event
  • First woman to win two PBA Regional titles (PBA West Harley’s Camarillo Bowl Open in June 2007 and PBA West/Northwest Don Johnson Memorial Classic in September 2007)
  • Highest finish ever by a woman at the 2012 USBC Masters – tied for 9th place
  • Highest finish ever by a woman at the 2012 PBA U.S. Open – 21st place
  • Runner-up at the 2012 U.S. Women’s Open
  • Runner-up at the 2007 PBA Women’s Series Motor City Classic
  • Runner-up at the 2008 PBA Women’s Series CLR Carmen Salvino Scorpion Championship
  • Runner-up at the 2012 Australian Masters
  • Finished in 4th place at the 2010 USBC Queens
  • Tied for 3rd place at the 2009 U.S. Women’s Open
  • Quarterfinalist at the 2007 U.S. Women’s Open
  • 2003 PWBA Regional Players Championship champion (first amateur to win the event)
  • One of six women to qualify for the 2008 PBA Women’s Series Showdown
  • Earned exemption for the inaugural 2007 PBA Women’s Series, as one of only 16 bowlers
  • Re-qualified for the 2008 PBA Women’s Series, as one of only 8 returning bowlers to the 16 exempt bowler field
  • Re-qualified for the 2009 PBA Women’s Series, as one of only 5 bowlers to qualify all three years