Jerry Umberger

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Jerry Umberger
Personal information
Full nameJerry Umberger
NicknameTucker
Born (1942-01-21) 21 January 1942 (age 79) [1]
Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States
Home town Lavelle, Pennsylvania
Darts information
Playing darts since1962
Darts26g
Laterality Right-handed
Walk-on music"Bad Moon Rising" by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Organisation (see split in darts)
BDO 1977–1993
PDC 1993–1997
BDO majors – best performances
World Ch'ship Last 16: 1981, 1983
World Masters Last 32: 1981
PDC premier events – best performances
World Ch'ship Last 24 Group: 1994, 1995
World Matchplay Last 16: 1994, 1996
Other tournament wins
WDF Pacific Cup Mens Pairs1980
WDF Pacific Cup Mixed Pairs1980
WDF Pacific Cup Team1984
Cleveland Extravaganza1981, 1996
Syracuse Open1992, 1995
Virginia Beach Classic1995
Windy City Open1977

Jerry Umberger (born 21 January 1942) is a former American professional darts player, who played in Professional Darts Corporation events. He used the nickname Tucker.

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Career

From Pennsylvania, Umberger first competed in the BDO World Darts Championship in 1981, where he lost 2-0 to Cliff Lazarenko in the last 16, a round he would reach again in 1983, this time losing to Tony Brown.

Umberger runner up on 1981 Los Angeles Open but he lost to John Corfe of Wales.

After switching to the PDC, he was brought in to make up the numbers in the inaugural 1994 WDC World Darts Championship, and lost group match against Peter Evison, before beating Kevin Burrows.

World Championship performances

BDO

PDC

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References

  1. "Jerry Umberger". Mastercaller.com. Retrieved 1 September 2019.

Player profile on Jerry Umberger from Dartsdatabase