Roto Grip

2014 Lineup

Team Roto Grip
Tom Baker Carolyn Dorin-Ballard Brian Kretzer Wes Malott Stuart Williams

Carolyn Dorin-Ballard

Carolyn Dorin started bowling at age 6 in Linden, NJ and progressed through the bowling ranks where she eventually was a collegiate stand out at West Texas State University. From there her bowling career continued to grow as she turned professional and joined the PWBA Tour. Later down the line she married PBA Hall of Famer Del Ballard and the nickname “CDB” was born. Carolyn and Del have one daughter, Alyssa, who keeps them on their toes. More recently CDB was appointed the Director of Coaching Certification by the USBC and continues to serve on the USBC Board of Directors. She is also the High School Spokesperson for Dexter Shoes.

Home Town Keller, TX
Birth Date 7/29/64
Throws Right
Style Standard
300 Games 30
Career Titles 22


  • 2 Career PBA Women's Series Titles
  • 20 Career PWBA National Titles
  • Owns 3 Career Major Titles
  • 4-time Member Team USA
  • Elected to USBC Hall of Fame in 2008
  • 10-time Bowlers Journal All American
  • 2-time BWAA Female Bowler of the Year
  • 2-time PWBA Player of the Year
  • 1st Female to Roll a 300 in PBA Competition
  • Career High Series of 855
  • In 2000 was Named Bowlers Journal Female Bowler of the Decade

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