Hladik tournament set for March 3

JOHNSTOWN — The 45th annual Billy Hladik Bowling Tournament will take place March 3 at 1 p.m. at Perry Lanes.  The tournament is a handicap tournament which consist of five-person teams at a cost of $75 per team.  The handicap is based on 80 percent of 1,100.

Hladik perished in a fire in 1973 and his friends started a tournament to establish a scholarship in his memory which has run continually since that time.

Thousands of dollars have been awarded to graduating seniors over the years.

Past recipients of a Hladik scholarship may stop in and join the tournament, donate a prize basket to be raffled or sponsor a lanes. All proceeds go to the scholarship fund. 

For more information, call Connie or Rudy Hladik at (518) 762-9305 with any questions or Perry Lanes at (518) 762-8618.