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Darren Tang in a tight battle and Shannon Pluhowsky in a dominating rout take the 2022 Team USA Trials titles

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Friday, January 7, 2022 11:00 pm
From the 2022 Team USA Trials, left to right, men's U.S. Amateur champion Trent Mitchell, men's champion Darren Tang, women's champion Shannon Pluhowsky, and women's U.S. Amateur champion Chloe Skurzynski. Photo by USBC.
Darren Tang fired a 279 in his final game to hold off fellow PBA Tour champion Kyle Troup for the men’s title and Shannon Pluhowsky cruised to a dominating win on the women’s side as the 2022 Team USA Trials ended Friday at the Gold Coast in Las Vegas. The tournament features five 6-game rounds on five different lane patterns over five days under a ranking points system that makes avoiding a train wreck day mandatory. The only prize money is $500, $350, $200 and $100 for the...