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Published June 09, 2010, 08:09 AM

Pennsylvania man sets national record for consecutive strikes in bowling

(WDAY TV) - A Pennsylvania man has made history thanks to his expert bowling skills.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Tommy Gollick was at the bowling alley for the first night of summer league, bowling 4-games when he started throwing strike after strike.

In all, 47 strikes in a row! The United States Bowling Congress certified the consecutive strikes as a national record, beating the previous record for 40 set back in 1986.