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Len Nicholson and his spray gun add a special touch to 50th anniversary Hoosier Classic
Thursday, February 14, 2019 5:00 am
The 50th anniversary Hoosier Classic that will be held this weekend at Western Bowl in Indianapolis is the biggest thing in regular season college bowling. Len Nicholson arguably is the biggest...
Bob Richardson fires 53rd career perfect game
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 11:55 pm
Bob Richardson fired his 53rd career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Richardson’s 300 came in a 755 series in the Sport Bowl All-Star League. Manny Turrubiartis...
Picking up where he left off Sunday, Jason Belmonte leads after opening day of 2019 PBA Players Championship
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 10:00 pm
When last we saw Jason Belmonte on Sunday, he was winning the PBA Tournament of Champions firing a plain urethane Storm PITCH BLACK straight up the track on the Don Johnson 40 lane pattern. On...
Led by Leo's Pro Shop and team members Ernie Lynch and Ryan Oelke, every lead changes hands at State Tournament over weekend
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 5:00 pm
It was quite a weekend at the 117th annual Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — at Dale’s Weston Lanes in Weston, as every lead...
Latest twist in USOC SafeSport mandate for USBC is membership required to gain RVP status, BCAW reports
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 8:00 am
Anyone who reads 11thFrame.com knows how much I disapprove of the current United States Bowling Congress leadership — it’s all laid out in this story and this story. But I call...
Hall of Famer Bruce Bryan possibly sets Madison Area USBC record in 805-300; Bill Seltzner, Austin Powers also reach perfection
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 11:55 pm
Madison Area USBC Hall of Famer Bruce Bryan possibly set a record as he fired an 805 series featuring a perfect game, and Bill Seltzner and Austin Powers also slammed perfect games to highlight...
Troy Schweda continues rampage at Chalet Lanes in Wisconsin Dells with third 800 in as many weeks
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 11:00 pm
Other than 900s or records being broken, I generally don’t write about league scores outside the Madison Area USBC. But Wisconsin Dells is only about an hour from Madison and what Troy Schweda...
Samuel Dewitt III leads 15 players advancing from PTQ into 2019 PBA Players Championship
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 3:30 pm
Samuel Dewitt III totaled 1,371 for six games to easily lead 15 players who advanced from Tuesday’s PTQ into the PBA Players Championship at Wayne Webb’s Columbus Bowl in Columbus, Ohio,...
2019 PBA Tournament of Champions viewership on FOX Sunday up more than 75 percent over 2018 TOC on ESPN
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 11:50 am
The 2019 PBA Tournament of Champions viewership on FOX on Sunday was up more than 75 percent over the 2018 TOC on ESPN, according to ShowBuzzDaily.com. The 2019 TOC on FOX aired live at 3:30 p.m....
Jim Fosdick fires 804; Michael Kruchten, Bryan Zimmer slam perfect games
Monday, February 11, 2019 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 804 series, and Michael Kruchten and Bryan Zimmer slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. The Madison Areaa USBC Hall of Famer’s 804 came in the...
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie Red girls finish off title-winning seasons of Madison area high school bowling; La Follette, Monona Grove boys, Monona Grove girls also qualify for State High School Championships
Monday, February 11, 2019 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and Sun Prairie Red girls already had clinched the titles of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling heading into the 11th and final week, but much else was decided at Prairie...
Austyn Lynch fires 717, Cila Freitas slams 681 to top youth scoring
Sunday, February 10, 2019 11:55 pm
Austyn Lynch fired a 717 series and Cila Freitas slammed a 681 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Lynch chained games of 235, 256 and 226 at Prairie Lanes and Freitas...
After winning 2019 PBA Tournament of Champions for 10th major title, Jason Belmonte reflects on possibly being considered bowling’s GOAT
Sunday, February 10, 2019 10:00 pm
LeBron James or Michael Jordan? Tom Brady or Joe Montana? Tiger Woods or Jack Nicklaus? The GOAT (greatest of all time) debate is never-ending and never settled in sports. Feb. 10, 2019 can be...
Kai Strothers, 10-year-old who was on Jimmy Kimmel LIVE after firing perfect game, gets front row seat at PBA Tournament of Champions on Sunday
Sunday, February 10, 2019 8:00 am
On Jan. 19, 10-year-old Kai Strothers fired a perfect game in New Jersey. That earned him an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel LIVE. And on Sunday it earns him a front row seat for the TV finals of the...
Becky James fires eighth career perfect game in 780 series in Women’s City Tournament
Saturday, February 9, 2019 8:00 pm
Becky James fired her eighth career perfect game in a 780 series in the Madison Area USBC Women’s Championships — aka the Women’s City Tournament — on Saturday at Spartan Bowl...