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Rick Volhard beats Gary Mainz Jr. to win Wolf River Non-Pro at Lake Shore Lanes in Shawano
Sunday, October 14, 2018 7:00 pm
Rick Volhard defeated Gary Mainz Jr. 227-206 in the title match to the Wolf River Non-Pro at Lake Shore Lanes in Shawano on Sunday, the WRNP reported. First was $441 and second $270, and Volhard...
Scott Olson’s 763, Linnea Walstead’s 628 top Friday scoring
Friday, October 12, 2018 11:55 pm
Scott Olson fired a 763 and Linnea Walstead rolled a 628 top Madison area bowling on Friday. Olson competed in the Sport Bowl Lions League and Walstead in the Dream Lanes Industrial Nites League....
3 cheers for the JPBA for moving to ban wrist devices 'for supporting and improving performance'
Friday, October 12, 2018 9:00 am
Almost every time I see someone posting about how 2-handed bowling is cheating and should be banned, I reply along these lines: 2-handed bowling is the Fosbury Flop of bowling — a better way to...
Casey Gibney, Mark Geitt fire perfect games at Viking Lanes
Thursday, October 11, 2018 11:55 pm
Casey Gibney and Mark Geitt fired perfect games in the Viking Lanes Badger League to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Gibney’s 45th career 300 came in a 788 series,...
Bradley Thompson tops Wednesday scoring with 778
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 11:55 pm
Bradley Thompson fired a 778 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Thompson competed in the Prairie Lanes Men’s Rec League. Matt Ziegler was next with 756 in the Sport Bowl All-Stars...
Update: Billy Eysoldt admits mistakes, vows to ‘make it right’ and says that ‘Proprietors Cup will move forward’
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 6:00 pm
Note: The original portion of this story that provides background is below the new portion and it first posted Sept. 7, 2018. Proprietors Cup founder Billy Eysoldt has declined my requests for an...
World Bowling signs deal with Singapore-based Reddentes Sports that aims to grow media rights
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 4:00 pm
World Bowling on Wednesday announced in this news release that it has signed a deal with Singapore-based sports consulting agency Reddentes Sports “with the mandate to develop new broadcast...
After Facebook exchange, comment by Chad Murphy, Syracuse center manager says he was told to apologize or he’d lose his job if center didn’t get Bowlers Journal Championships
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 9:00 am
T.J. Haas was the facilities manager for Bowlero (formerly BowlmorAMF) Corp.’s AMF Strike 'N Spare Lanes in Syracuse, N.Y., in August 2017 when he had an exchange regarding the costs to level...
Roger Dushack slams 814 series, Rick Erce fires perfect game
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 11:55 pm
Roger Dushack slammed an 814 series and Rick Erce fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Dushack’s 814 came in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Senior Masters League....
More FOXifying: Specto will be part of PBA Tour shows on FOX Sports
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 10:00 am
There was a time when CATS was featured on some PBA Tour shows, which was awesome for those of us who desire more technical information analyzing the shots made by competitors. So hooray for...
Jon O’Konek fires 16th career perfect game
Monday, October 8, 2018 11:55 pm
Jon O’Konek fired his 16th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. O’Konek’s 300 came in a 724 series in the Waun-A-Bowl Niters League. Dude Young had the...
FloBowling PBA Fall Swing Oct. 15-20 will feature 2-pattern set-up for main event Tulsa Open
Monday, October 8, 2018 11:00 am
When the PBA first announced the Fall Swing would be held in 2018, it said the Dragon 45 lane pattern would be used for the main event, the Tulsa Open, as I reported in this story. On Monday, PBA...
Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tourney set for Saturday, Jan. 26
Monday, October 8, 2018 5:00 am
The Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person scratch tournament at Prairie Lanes is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26, at 11:45 a.m. The tournament, which is open only to bowlers 40 and older, was started by Tim...
Austin Minor slams season-high 762 to top youth scoring
Sunday, October 7, 2018 11:55 pm
Austin Minor slammed a season-high 762 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Minor competed at Dream Lanes. Allison Dempski led girls scoring with 634 at Prairie Lanes. Collin...
Ryan Zagar wins grindfest at Prairie Lanes for first career MAST title
Saturday, October 6, 2018 9:00 pm
Ryan Zagar won his first career Madison Area Scratch Tour title on Saturday at Prairie Lanes in one of the toughest grindouts in MAST history. The tournament drew a field of 64 bowlers for...