Top qualifier EJ Tackett
(r.) of Huntington, Ind., threw a string of seven consecutive strikes to defeated Bill O'Neill
of Langhorne, Pa., 256-213, to win the PBA Xtra Frame Lubbock Sports Southwest Open
and his first PBA Tour title Sunday at South Plains Lanes in in Lubbock, Texas. Tackett, PBA's 2013 Rookie of the Year, opened the title match with three single-pin spares, but made a few adjustments and followed with his string of seven strikes to run away from O'Neill.