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The 11th Frame: Adam Barta's World Series of Bowling experience proving priceless and 'very fulfilling'

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Monday, December 14, 2015 8:00 am

Ron Hickland took this picture of Adam Barta, left, and posted it on Facebook with this caption: "Do you see the look on that kid's face? Adam Barta gave him his bowling ball and signed it. Neither of them knew I took this picture. Wow! That was awesome to watch. #PayingItForward #WSOB"
You could turn Adam Barta’s experience at GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VII into a Mastercard commercial that would go something like this. Making the cut in the Cheetah Championship and PBA World Championship? $X,XXX (the nice chunk of prize money he ends up winning). Gaining peace of mind about how he would do against the best in the world in their “sandbox”? Priceless. In addition to being one of the good guys of bowling, the popular Barta is one of the best known...

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