LA WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION

LOS ANGELES WOMEN’S BOWLING ASSOCIATION, INC.
Organized August 31, 1925 • Incorporated November 17, 1930
Chartered with WIBC September 2, 1930
2005-06: Los Angeles Women’s Bowling Association
merged with Southern Los Angeles County Bowling Association
WIBC Letter 1956


LAWBA Hall of Fame

SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE

MERITORIOUS SERVICE

Lori Yamasaki 2005 Shirlee Darr 2000
Michelle Silver 2000 Willie Jones 1998
Sandi Caserma (Smith) 1997 Beverly Antee 1996
Lydia Martinez 1997 Shirley Bresett 1996
Pam Pancoast (Martin) 1996 Maxine Blanchette 1994
Marion Robutka 1993 Winifred Brase Clark 1994
Janine Ditch 1992 Vivian Frazier James 1994
Gwen Cook 1991 Maurine Reynolds 1994
Tish Johnson 1990 Donna Dillard 1993
Virginia Norton 1989 Hazel Nicholas 1993
Juanita Blocker 1988 Linda Shelton-Gomez 1993
Marge Fox 1988 Mary South Anderson 1992
Ella Matthes 1988 Ethel Johnson 1992
Cheryl Kominsky Robinson 1988 Alice Meglemre 1992
Shirley Anderson 1987 Mitzie Misawa 1992
Wilma Anderson 1987 Pat Forrester 1991
Laverne Haverly Carter 1987 Dodee Kunz 1991
Dottie Couch 1987 Dee Tupper 1991
Carol Edmond-McHaffie 1987 Willa Grable 1990
Carmen Elias 1987 Carol Joyce 1990
Peggy Farley 1987 Phyl Knoll 1990
Betty Ann Friedman 1987 Rose Butcher 1989
Sandy Hooper Galvins 1987 Willie Chambers 1989
Lorraine Garner 1987 Jae Etcheverry 1988
Nancy Gillum 1987 Bert Fitzgerald 1988
Janet Harmon 1987 Lucy Squire 1988
Dottie Holmes 1987 Sally Baker 1987
Gwen Hyduke 1987 Elsie Bodnar 1987
D.D. Jacobson 1987 Philena Boylen 1987
Judy Lee 1987 Margaret Cass-Franklin 1987
Mari Matsuzawa 1987 Edna Cobb 1987
Merle Matthews 1987 Emily Dalton 1987
Faye McKenzie 1987 Vivian Deeter 1987
Bobbie Soldan-Mezy 1987 Mary Dixon 1987
Robbie Frey-Rickard 1987 Emma Elias 1987
Mary Hoyt-Mokler 1987 Member Faulstick 1987
Dot Meyer 1987 Edna Fountain 1987
Dusty Mizunoue 1987 Virginia Gardens 1987
Betty Mivelas 1987 Hazel Borthick Grosvenor 1987
Alyce Myaak 1987 Pearlie Heller 1987
Bobbie North 1987 Mildred Hopping 1987
Betty Phillips 1987 Marion Hough 1987
Connie Pick-Wannomae 1987 Helen Jackson 1987
Doris Porter-Weaver 1987 Eva Jenkins Mason 1987
Juanita Rich 1987 Floretta McCutcheon 1987
Hope Ricilli 1987 Polly Meador 1987
Doris Rudell 1987 Carmen “Mel” Morelli 1987
Judy Sakata-Kikuta 1987 Nadine Olson 1987
Bobbie Shaler 1987 Bernice Raila-Eastman 1987
Chiyo Toshima 1987 Dee Ruddy-Smith 1987
Esther Woods 1987 Alice Sheppard 1987
Jean Worthy 1987 Fran Smith 1987
Donna Zimmerman 1987 Ronnie Stickney 1987
Opal Wade 1987
Lucelle Ware 1987
Eloise Wilson 1987
Violet Wyckoff 1987

2005-06: Los Angeles Women’s Bowling Association merged with Southern Los Angeles County Bowling Association

2004-05: Long Beach Women’s Association (Cal Bowl, Java Lanes, AMF Cerritos) merged with the Los Angeles Women’s Bowling Association

LAWBA PAST PRESIDENTS

1925-1926 Philena Bohlin
1926-1927 Mildred Hopping
1927-1928 Ruth Bryant
1928-1929 Bessie Turlock
1929-1931 Hazel Taylor
1931-1933 Harriett Huston
1933-1937 Edna Cobb
1937-1939 Hazel Taylor
1939-1943 Ethyl Enck
1943-1947 Loveica Hardy
1947-1949 Eloise Wilson
1949-1950 Virginia Herrit
1950-1951 Dorothy Albright
1951-1953 Opal Wade
1953-1961 Edna Fountain
1961-1965 Hazel Borthick Grosvenor
1965-1971 Juanita Rich
1971-1979 Fran Smith
1979-1981 Violet Wyckoff
1981-1985 Phyl Knoll
1985-1987 Betty Baker
1987-1995 Carol Joyce
1995-2001 Phyl Knoll
2001-2006 Donna Dillard

LAWBA 300 GAMES / 800 SERIES

1957-1958 Judy Kikuta 1994-1995 Loretta Jones
1961-1962 Marion Empson 1994-1995 Tori Levinstein
1963-1964 Esther Woods 1994-1995 Paula Stevenson
1963-1964 Janet Harmon 1994-1995 Felicia Tripp
1965-1966 Betty Mivelaz 1995-1996 Marsha Hashiguchi
1966-1967 Shirley Music 1995-1996 Jennifer Barron
1966-1967 Connie Pick 1995-1996 Pam Martin
1967-1968 Deedungca 1995-1996 Tish Johnson (800)
1968-1969 Carol Mastan 1996-1997 Terrie Chavez
1971-1972 Betty Mivelaz 1996-1997 Linder Howard
1975-1976 Jean Worthy 1997-1998 Deborah Williams
1977-1978 Donna Adamek (2) 1997-1998 Lydia Martinez
1977-1978 Virginia Norton (2) 1997-1998 Felicia Tripp
1977-1978 Amy Takehara 1997-1998 Wendy Jaramillo
1978-1979 Sandy Ragland 1997-1998 Pam Martin
1979-1980 Connie Pick 1997-1998 Tristen Husli
1979-1980 Carol Pike 1997-1998 Elie Abeln
1980-1981 Janet Colner 1998-1999 Pam Pancoast
1981-1982 Donna Adamek (3) 1998-1999 Claudette Shannon
1981-1982 Sharie Langford (853) 1998-1999 Renee Travis
1982-1983 Tish Johnson 1999-2000 Pam Pancoast
1983-1984 Tish Johnson (2) 1999-2000 Lydia Martinez
1983-1984 E. Toney Dixon 1999-2000 Renee Travis
1983-1984 Amyhirt 1999-2000 Tish Johnson
1984-1985 Tish Johnson (3) 2000-2001 Missy Bellinder
1985-1986 Janine Ditch 2000-2001 Vanessa Jackson
1985-1986 Gloria Haugh 2000-2001 Tish Johnson
1985-1986 Kathy Susany (2) 2000-2001 Pam Pancoast
1985-1986 Luise Ellena 2000-2001 Sandi Smith
1986-1987 Therese Abair (2) 2001-2002 Tish Johnson (3/804)
1987-1988 Kalani Clark 2001-2002 Pam Pancoast
1986-1987 Tish Johnson
(802-805-806)
2001-2002 Michelle Silver (2)
1988-1989 Tish Johnson 2001-2002 Cheryl D. Smith
1990-1991 Tish Johnson (804) 2001-2002 Sandi Smith
1990-1991 Kathy Susany 2001-2002 Carrie Wolfe
1991-1992 Tish Johnson (3) 2001-2002 Lydia Martinez (800)
1991-1992 Clara Negrete 2002-2003 Sherice Lemons
1992-1993 Kellie Estrada 2002-2003 Missy Bellinder (3)
1992-1993 Tish Johnson (2/800) 2002-2003 Cynthia Cheesman
1992-1993 Lori Ann Morihiro 2003-2004 Pam Pancoast 300/800
1993-1994 Kellie Estrada 2003-2004 Michelle Silver
1993-1994 Marsha Hashiguchi 2003-2004 Deborah White
1993-1994 Wendy Sone 2003-2004 Lydia Martinez (800)
1993-1994 April Stogryn 2003-2004 Angela Koga
1993-1994 Jennifer Barron 2003-2004 Sandi Caserma
1993-1994 Tish Johnson (3) 2003-2004 Cheryl Gartin
1994-1995 Ladrena Boyd 2003-2004 Stephanie Ybarra-Mendez
1994-1995 Shannon Jaramillo 2004-2005 Lori Yamasaki
1994-1995 Tish Johnson (4) 2004-2005 Pam Pancoast

LONG BEACH WOMEN’S BOWLING ASSOCIATION

Organized May 22, 1946

SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE

MERITORIOUS SERVICE

Bobbie Heldt 1989 Mary Bryant 1988
Barbara Bishop 1992 Merlene Eash 1988
Betty Phillips 1993 Alice Meglemre 1988
Roberta McNaught 1998 Minnie Hirata 1988
Carole Fischer 2000 Wanda Brill 1988
Sharon Harnstrom 2001 Carol Hilliard 1989
Karen Kowarsch 2004 Mildred Peachy 1989
Marie Winter 1989
Gudrid Heim 1989
Viola George 1990
Catherine Gordon 1990
Anna O’Malley 1990
Betty Goulding 1992
Jean Fuller 1993
Millie Rosenbaum 1995
Sue Barrington 1996

LONG BEACH WOMEN’S BOWLING ASSOCIATION
PAST PRESIDENTS / LIFE MEMBERS

1998-2004 Roberta McNaught
1996-1998 Betty Anthony
1986-1996 Sue Barrington
1984-1986 Onita Marlowe
1980-1984 Viola George
1976-1980 Carol Hilliard
1974-1976 Catherine Gordon
1970-1974 Merlene Eash
1966-1970 Alice Meglemre
1962-1966 Bertha Abbott
1960-1962 Betty (Gmur) Swisher
1958-1960 Cecelia Isham
1956-1958 Marie Winter
1955-1956 Cecelia Isham
1954-1955 Gudrid Heim
1953-1954 Martha Chiilcote
1952-1953 Rose (Jacobs) Seale
1951-1952 Bertha Bogart
1950-1951 Rose (Jacobs) Seale
1949-1950 Gladys Carlson
1948-1949 Mildred Peachy
1947-1948 Lillian Crawford
1946-1947 Anna O’Malley

LONG BEACH WOMEN’S BOWLING ASSOCIATION
HONOR SCORES

Crystal Barker 300 Kathy Babineau 299
Truci Curtis 300 Terry Gainey 299
Carole Fischer 300 (2) Faith Hogan 299
Sharon Harnstrom 300 Anne Jackson 299
Karen Kowarsch 300 (2)
Sheryl McKnight 300 Kelly Avalos 298
Roberta McNaught 300 Shirley Bishop 298
Debbie Moore 300 Carol Herbert 298
Phylissia Smith 300
Mary Smyth 300 Association High Series
Ella Wilson 300 Janielle Sakata 803