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Derek Magno leads Mento Produce into team all-events lead at 2019 USBC Open Championships as he seeks to finally win an Eagle

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 11:00 pm
USBC Open Championships team all-events leader Mento Produce, left right: Anthony Pepe, T.J. Mento, Steve Meyer, Derek Magno, and Joe Conti Jr. Photo by United States Bowling Congress Open Championships.
When Derek Magno fired a perfect game on Monday to lead Mento Produce into second place in team with 3,204 at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, it was another in a line of close calls and near misses in his hunt for an Eagle, as the USBC detailed in this news release. The closest call was 2013 when Magno and fellow New York right-hander and Joe Conti Jr. took the doubles lead before ending up third. Magno also finished seventh in singles in 2014. "We're constantly...