Aleta Rzepecki-Sill

A Detroit native, Aleta Rzepecki-Sill is one of the most prolific woman bowlers of all time. A 31-time PWBA Champion, Sill is the first woman to earn $1,000,000 bowling. Sill and only one other bowler, Pete Weber, has won the Triple Crown TWICE.

Sill is a member of 8 Bowling Halls of Fame: Crestwood HS, Dearborn, Detroit, Michigan, Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA), United States Bowling Congress (USBC) and the National Polish-American Sports (NPASHF) Halls of Fame.

And, Sill is a member of the 2015 Michigan Sports Hall of Fame, along with Derek Jeter (NY Yankees), Tom Izzo(Michigan State Coach), Doug English (Detroit Lions), Sergei Federov (Detroit Red Wings), Barry Larkin and Sheila Toarmina (Olympic Medalist). Sill is a Detroit Dream Team Legendary Athlete and was on the Ebonite Pro Advisory Staff for 13 years.

A USBC Silver Certified Coach, Sill has been coaching for 29 years. Sill spends her post bowling career giving back, sharing her knowledge and drilling and fitting equipment for bowlers of all levels.   Sill is a Bowler’s Journal Top 100 coach 11 years straight (2005-2016). Having faced a career threatening injury in her bowling arm, while understanding the importance a good ball fit has on developing a good swing, Sill is passionate about providing an exceptional ball fit to every bowler.

Aleta’s Titles, Honors, & Awards!

Coaching Career

USBC Silver Coach

  • 11-time Bowler’s Journal Top 100 Coaches
  • 29 years coaching exp to all skill levels
  • Co-owner Aleta Sill’s Bowling World
  • Co-owner Your Bowling Coach (YBC), Inc.

Professional Career

  • First Woman to earn $1,000,000
  • 31-Time PWBA Champion
  • Only woman to win Triple Crown twice:
    • WIBC Queens Champion – 1983 & 1985
    • BPAA US Open Champion – 1994 & 1998
    • Sam’s Town Invitational – 1984 & 1986
  • Youngest into WIBC [USBC] Hall of Fame
  • 13 years on Ebonite Pro Advisory Staff
  • 36 300 games

Halls of Fame

  • Crestwood High School Hall of Fame
  • Michigan WBA Hall of Fame 1992
  • WIBC Hall of Fame 1996
  • Detroit WBA Hall of Fame 1997
  • PWBA Hall of Fame 1998
  • Dearborn MI Sports Hall of Fame 2002
  • National Polish American Sports Hall of Fame 2008
  • Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2015

Check out Aleta in action

Million Dollar Presentation

Aleta is the first Lady $1,000,0oo bowler!  Watch as Aleta receives this distinguished honor upon winning the title that clinched it.

National Polish American Sports Hall of Fame

Watch as WDIV Local 4’s Katrina Hancock interviews Aleta on Sports Final Edition about her induction into the NPASHF.  For more on Aleta’s induction, click here.

2015 Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

Aleta was inducted into the prestigous Michigan Sports Hall of Fame with Tom Izzo, Barry Larkin, Sheila Taormina, Sergei Federov and Doug English

2015 MSHofF screenshot
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