JACK DANSEREAU : PRESIDENT
Jack is a member of both the NDBC and DPBA, and returns for his 5th season on the BAC. He has made his way up as member, Vice President and now in his 3rd year as president of the BAC. He has worked hard to put CT Bowlers first priority & make our state best in duckpin bowling. He also led our state in running the 83rd NDBC National Tournament in 2013. Jack currently bowls at T-Bowl (Thursdays) and Johnsons Lanes (Mondays), including working at T-Bowl as well. His greatest bowling accomplishment was shooting 600 (3 game set) in a tournament at Barnum Lanes in Stratford.
BRIAN EWING : VICE PRESIDENT
This will be Brian’s second season on the BAC Board. Last season, he helped as tournament director and this year. He was recently elected Vice President of the BAC. His home house is Lucky Strike Lanes, where he runs their website and the summer league. Last season Brian won the Hip Correnti Memorial at Holiday Lanes and the A division singles event of the 2013 National Tournament. He has also a member of the DPBA and has had recent success on the pro tour. In 2013 he graduated with a Bachelors Degree from the University of Connecticut, currently pursuing a masters degree in education.
TOM DOMINIQUE : TREASURER
Tom has been a member of the BAC for many years, as well as a member of the DPBA in the past. He will be acting as Treasurer of the BAC for the 2013-14 Season and continues to do a teriffic job. He has also helped to direct state & national tournaments for many years including this past 2013 NDBC Tournament at Highland Bowl. He continues to bowl duckpins at his home house, Lucky Strike in Mansfield. He also works at Lucky Strike in his spare time. He is father of two, Lauren and Chad, and is husband of BAC member Dara Dominique.
DARA DOMINIQUE : HALL OF FAME CHAIR
Dara has been a member of the BAC for many years, and will be acting as Hall of Fame Chair for the 2013 season. She has also been directing state and national tournaments for years, most notable the Frank Barber Eastern Classic held every year at Lucky Strike Lanes in February and March and at the 2013 NDBC Tournament at Highland Bowl this past May. She continues to bowl at Lucky Strike, her home house. She is also the proud mother of two, Chad and Lauren and husband of BAC member & Treasurer Tom Dominique.
GINA SCARPA : SECRETARY
Gina is a member of the NDBC and has been bowling duckpins for the last 5 years now with her husband Paul. They currently bowl together on the Monday Night Doubles at Johnsons Lanes. This is Gina’s 2nd year on the BAC, as she brings her communications and marketing background & experience to the Association. For the 2013-14 season, she will act as Secretary of the BAC. Gina has been ranked in the State of Connecticut for Women for the last few years. She currently lives in Shelton and is married to husband Paul Tobin, and is proud mother of son Mike.
MARYANN COCHEFSKI : MEMBER
MaryAnn has been a member of the BAC since 1985, and started directing tournaments since 1987. She has served as both Secretary & Treasurer and also represented the BAC at many NDBC Meetings. She started bowling at age 7 at Gilletti’s Bowl O Drome in Middletown. She is a member of the CT Hall of Fame, both Meritorious & Superior Performance. And also served as recording secretary, VP of the North and events director of the WNDA and member until 2008. She is currently not bowling hoping to again someday, and is a proud mom who enjoys watching daughter Kristen become an excellent bowler.
STEVE KORIK JR. : MEMBER
Steve is a member of both the NDBC, DPBA and BAC. He is in his seventh season as a BAC board member, and is the BAC Website director. He also takes photographs of the bowlers in our state. With the help of Paul, Gina and Brian, they help keep the site updated with with information and new ideas. He’s won four state of CT tournaments including the 2010 BAC Series Finals at Perillo’s and has been ranked several times in the Top 10 in the State. He bowls at Johnsons and Woodlawn Lanes. Steve currently works as an Electrical Engineer and designer and lives in Hamden with his wife Katherine.
PAUL TOBIN : MEMBER
Paul is a member of the NDBC, BAC and the DPBA . He currently bowls on the Monday Night Doubles with wife Gina at Johnsons Lanes. He will also be bowling on Thursday’s at T-Bowl this season. This is Paul’s 2nd year on the BAC. As a member he helps update the BAC Website and works on the tournament series updates and the BAC Tournament points system for the Association. He won his first tournament at the Dan Lopardo Memorial at Highland Bowl in 2013. He currently lives in Shelton with wife Gina, and stepson Mike.
SANDI THOMAS : MEMBER
Sandi has been a member of the NDBC, WNDA and BAC many years. She is the owner and sole proprietor of Johnson’s Lanes in Hamden. She helps with the BAC with her vast experience and knowledge of our game. She is in the Connecticut Duckpin Hall of Fame, WNDA Hall of Fame, and NDBC Hall of Fame. Sandi has won numerous State tournaments and Pro Tour Events over the years. Her son Ken, brother John and her nephew John T Zikis are bowlers at Johnson’s Lanes and member of the DPBA Pro Tour. Her grandson Kyle also bowls the kids Saturday morning league.
ELENA FOLDEAK : MEMBER
Elena is a member of the NDBC, BAC and past member of the WNDA. She joined the BAC this season. She currently bowls at Highland Bowl.
DENNIS PONTES : MEMBER
Dennis has been a member of the NDBC and DPBA for many years. He joins the BAC this season.
BILL BORELLI : MEMBER
Bill is a member of the NDBC, BAC and the DPBA. He has been a member of the BAC for several years. He currently bowls at Johnsons Lanes and T-Bowl Lanes.
MIKE LABRIE : MEMBER
Mike is a member of the NDBC, BAC and the DPBA. He joined the BAC this season. He currently bowls at Holiday Lanes and T-Bowl Lanes.