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Top rookie Verity Crawley earns top seed for PWBA Greater Detroit Open; Diandra Asbaty, Juliana Franco, Daria Pajak also make stepladder finals

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 10:00 pm
The stepladder finalists for the PWBA Greater Detroit Open, left to right: Verity Crawley, Diandra Asbaty, Juliana Franco and Daria Pajak. Photo by Professional Women's Bowling Association.
If the 2017 PWBA Tour season ended today, Verity Crawley would be the easy winner for Rookie of the Year, as she leads rookies in every statistical category. With her performance in this weekend’s PWBA Greater Detroit Open, the powerful young right-hander from England and Webber International University has put herself in position to enter the competition for Player of the Year. After qualifying eighth on Friday, Crawley jumped to second with a huge 1,475 in the 6-game cashers round on...