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The 11th Frame: Michael Haugen Jr., Scott Newell, Martin Larsen, Tom Hess make TV finals in wild finish to Scorpion Championship qualifying

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 2:00 am

The TV finalists for the PBA Scorpion Championship in order from left to right: Michael Haugen Jr., Scott Newell, Martin Larsen and Tom Hess. Photo by Pro Bowlers Association.
In one of the wildest finishing games to decide TV finalists in PBA history, Michael Haugen Jr. jumped from sixth to first, Tom Hess finished with a 4-bagger to secure the last spot by a single pin, and just 21 pins separated first from eighth in the Scorpion Championship. When it was over at South Point in Las Vegas on Tuesday night, Haugen Jr. was the top seed at 3,213, Scott Newell was second at 3,209, Martin Larsen third with 3,206, Hess fourth at 3,205, Tommy Jones fifth at 3,204, B.J....

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