John Szczerbinski’s appearance in the stepladder finals of the Bear Open, an event in the PBA Fall Swing, will be shown on the CBS Sports Network at 9 p.m. on Wednesday.
The North Tonawanda bowler is one the five finalists in the competition bowled earlier this month at Thunderbowl lanes in Allen Park, Mich. The other finalists are Jon Van Hee of Charlestown, R.I, Josh Blanchard of Mesa, Ariz. E.J. Tacket of Huntington, Ind. and Jesper Svensson of Sweden. Szczerbinski earned the fourth spot on the stepldder, after averaging 218.50 in 12 games of qualifying.
Brad Angelo of Lockport finished 22nd and Ryan Ciminelli of Cheektowaga was 65th in the Bear Open.