Ridgeway, Ontario (July 25, 2015) – Geoff Becker (Annapolis, MD) and his team of Jimmy Barnash and Laura Beigel have won the Lightning World Championship (July 21-25) with a fourth in today’s only race.
After taking the lead on day four, Becker’s team entered today with a five point lead over Jody Starck (Amherst, NY), who had held the lead over the first three days of the event. But Becker also had to contend with Allan Terhune, Jr. (Annapolis, MD), who along with Becker had been moving up the rankings, and was now just six points off the lead.
With all the top ten teams carrying scores in the 20s, showing how easily it was to post shocker scores in the 6…
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