Ray Orf was Glenn Allison a decade before Allison became Mr. 900: The story of the stunning 890 ABC turned down but paid off
JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Saturday, August 8, 2020 7:00 am
Ray Orf, left, Rich Orf, center, and Sandy Orf, right, in their team picture from the Mini Mixed League for Western Bowl in 1971-72. Photo courtesy Orf family.
Note: This story posted on July 9, 2020.
Despite being rejected for sanctioning by the American Bowling Congress under the rules of the day, it is indisputable that the greatest league bowling series in history was Glenn Allison’s 900 rolled July 1, 1982 at La Habra 300 Bowl in La Habra, California.
Supporters have been unwavering in their efforts to earn some kind of official recognition for Allison’s 900, but the rejection has continued with the United States Bowling Congress,...