Bowling Significant Figures

Bowling in Dayton, Ohio


Hall of Fame

Special Veterans Section

Jefferson Clothiers

Five remarkable men recorded Dayton's finest hour in the bowling game. The date was Apri1 1932, and the place was the State Fair Coliseum in Detroit, Michigan. Bowling under the sponsorship of the Jefferson Clothiers on the final squad of the final night of the ABC Tournament these five men put on an amazing finish to win the Regular Division Championship. The games were 957, 1028 and a fina1 1123. That legendary team was composed of Tommy Zavakos, Harry Rosenkranz, Lou (Curly) Gaylor, Howard Sanders and Hal Stewart.