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Dale Chlebowski fires 750, Megan Jirsa slams 697 to top Friday scoring
Friday, January 17, 2020 11:55 pm
Dale Chlebowski fired a 750 series and Megan Jirsa slammed a 697 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Chlebowski competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes 3-Man League and Jirsa in the Sport Bowl Lions...
2 300s, big position-round win propel Darren Tang to top seed of 2020 PBA Hall of Fame Classic; Tommy Jones, Osku Palermaa, Jakob Butturff, Chris Barnes also make stepladder finals
Friday, January 17, 2020 11:00 pm
A pair of perfect games and a big position-round win propelled Darren Tang to the top seed of the season-opening 2020 PBA Hall of Fame Classic, putting him one game from his first PBA Tour title....
USBC shows its gender neutrality with familiar shameless spin in USBC Women’s Championships survey
Friday, January 17, 2020 4:00 pm
You have to give USBC credit for being gender neutral when it comes to its USBC Championships survey: It practices the same shameless spin with the Women's Championships as it does with the Open...
Past BPAA and BCAW President Kurt Brose sells Sabre Lanes to former USBC Board member and Bowlero Wauwatosa GM Dan Patterson and Marcus Wise
Friday, January 17, 2020 6:00 am
As a past president of both the Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America (1994-96) and Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin (1987-89), Kurt Brose is a household name in Wisconsin...
Kegel announces acquisition of Wisconsin company Pinsetter Parts Plus
Friday, January 17, 2020 5:00 am
Lake Wales, Florida-based Kegel on Friday announced the acquisition of Pinsetter Parts Plus, a Wisconsin-based pinsetter parts manufacturing company. Kegel in a news release said it the Pinsetter...
John Lehan slams 833, Rick Munz 823, Noah Brindley 801; Adam Becks, Jay Heinzelman fire perfect games
Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:55 pm
John Lehan slammed an 833 series, Rick Munz 823 and Noah Brindley 801, and Adam Becks and Jay Heinzelman fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Lehan...
Battling sliding leg injury, Jakob Butturff goes back to plain urethane and soars to top of 2020 PBA Hall of Fame Classic
Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:00 pm
I would imagine more than a few FloBowling subscribers were surprised to listen to this interview with Jakob Butturff and learn that he ever uses anything but plain urethane balls. For this...
Update: New bowling ball company BIG Bowling is product registered with PBA
Thursday, January 16, 2020 4:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted Dec. 17, 2019. Update Jan. 16, 2020: BIG Bowling is product registered with the PBA, as can be seen in the picture with this story showing the banner at this...
Rollie Truehl fires 794, Alyssa Waldron slams 659 to lead Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:55 pm
Rollie Truehl fired a 794 series and Alyssa Waldron slammed a 659 to lead Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Truehl competed in the Dream Lanes OM Cubed League and Waldron in the Village Lanes...
Anthony Lavery-Spahr best solves 2-pattern puzzle in first round of 2020 PBA Hall of Fame Classic
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:00 pm
The PBA Tour doubled the number of 2-pattern tournaments for 2020 to six from three in 2019, with PBA Commissioner Tom Clark in this lengthy Q&A citing numerous reasons, including for fairness,...
Brad Renspe opens 2020 State Tournament with 779 in singles on low-volume minors lane pattern
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 4:00 pm
The lane patterns for the 118th annual Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — in Madison have a couple of interesting twists. The...
Special PBA/PWBA Mixed Doubles at Bowl Expo will feature ‘Battle of the Brands’ with 8 top players
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 8:00 am
The PBA and FOX Sports in October announced that the new 2020 PBA Tour schedule on FOX and FS1 would include one previously unannounced event: a special PBA/PWBA Mixed Doubles to be held in...
GIBA Ebonite Winter Classic set for Feb. 21-23 at Cadillac Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 8:00 am
The second of this season’s two Greater Iowa Bowling Association Ebonite Classics — formerly the Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Opens — is set for...
Tom Smyth, Noah Brindley fire perfect games to highlight Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:55 pm
Tom Smyth and Noah Brindley fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Smyth’s 19th career 300 and second of the season came in a 784 series in the Dream Lanes All-Star...
Dick Allen, Brian Kretzer only repeat winners in 2019 PBA Regional Awards
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 3:00 pm
Veteran PBA Tour champions and PBA Regional competitors were the only repeat winners in the 2019 PBA Regional awards announced in a news release Tuesday. Allen won PBA South Region Player of the...