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Collin Krachey, Zoey Darwin, Colton Moen, Tayler Baker take top spots in BYBT at Village Lanes
Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:00 pm
Collin Krachey, Zoey Darwin, Colton Moen and Tayler Baker won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Village Lanes. Krachey, who averaged 227, earned $580...
Update: 2020 Sean Yonan Memorial weekend of tournaments set for March 20-22 in Sheboygan area canceled amid COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic
Saturday, March 14, 2020 4:00 am
Update March 14, 2020: The tournament weekend has been canceled for 2020 amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.  Here is a statement on the tournament Facebook page:The Sean Yonan Memorial...
John Lehan fires perfect game; Becky Murphy slams 718
Friday, March 13, 2020 11:55 pm
John Lehan fired a perfect game, and Becky Murphy slammed a 718 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Lehan’s sixth career 300 came in a 772 series in the Riviera Bowl...
Devan Andruss slams 773-300, Mary Lo 752; Kiefer Sullivan, Mike Krachey, Scott Henes also fire perfect games
Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:55 pm
Devan Andruss slammed her second perfect game of the season in a 773 series, Mary Lo fired a 752, and Kiefer Sullivan, Mike Krachey and Scott Henes also rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area...
Giant final round, match play wins lift Jason Belmonte past E.J. Tackett for top seed of 2020 PBA World Championship at Storm World Series of Bowling XI
Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:00 pm
A giant final round and match play bonus pins for wins lifted Jason Belmonte past E.J. Tackett for the top seed of the 2020 PBA World Championship at Storm World Series of Bowling XI. Originally...
Kyle Peterson fires 815; Joe Braatz, Mike Bischoff slam perfect games
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 11:55 pm
Kyle Peterson fired an 815 series and Joe Braatz and Mike Bischoff slammed a  perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Peterson started with a 9-spare and then fired 22...
E.J. Tackett averages 249.7 in cashers round to soar into lead at 2020 PBA World Championship at Storm World Series of Bowling XI
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 11:00 pm
The Earl Anthony 43 lane pattern isn’t supposed to generate huge scores, with 30.6 mL of oil and a main ratio of 2.33-1 on both sides. The best players in the world scoffed at that on...
Update: USBC finds no issues with reactive resins, stops hardness tests on them for USBC Masters
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted March 6, 2020. Update March 11, 2020: USBC announced Wednesday that it was finding no problems with reactive resin balls in its latest round of ball hardness...
Scott Noltemeyer, Eric Hewitt fire perfect games to highlight Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 11:55 pm
Scott Noltemeyer and Eric Hewitt fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Noltemeyer’s eighth career 300 came in a 757 series in the Waun-A-Bowl Suburban League....
Heading to an encore? Jason Belmonte leads PBA Scorpion Championship qualifying, Jakob Butturff leads PBA World Championship qualifying at World Series of Bowling XI
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 11:00 pm
At last year’s World Series of Bowling X in the Detroit area, two of the headliners were Jason Belmonte and Jakob Butturff, and their performances culminated in a scintillating title match of...
Mike Knipfer fires perfect game to highlight Monday scoring
Monday, March 9, 2020 11:55 pm
Mike Knipfer fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Knipfer’s 300 came in a 748 in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Frosty’s at Five League. Tim Fosdick fell a shot shy...
Unshakeable: Amid tough 2020, Jakob Butturff continues big World Series of Bowling XI by leading PBA Chameleon Championship qualifying
Monday, March 9, 2020 11:00 pm
If Jakob Butturff could be broken, it probably would have happened in 2020. Battling injuries, with his mom fighting cancer and questions about the softness of his favored PURPLE HAMMER swirling,...
Daniel Wendt fires 733, Brianna Thurston slams 675 to top youth scoring
Sunday, March 8, 2020 11:55 pm
Daniel Wendt fired a 733 series, and Brianna Thurston slammed a 675 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Wendt chained games of 259, 228 and 246 and Thurston 235, 238 and 202, both at...
Matt McNiel leads as 5 lefties among 16 players advancing to match play at 2020 Go Bowling PBA Cheetah Championship
Sunday, March 8, 2020 11:00 pm
The life of a lefty on the PBA Tour mostly is a feast or famine existence, and that’s pretty much how it always has been and likely always will be, unless and until someone invents an oil-less...
Emotional win for Jesper Svensson, Kyle Troup is second in Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship
Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:00 pm
Note: I wrote this spoiler alert story after the Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship TV finals were taped Feb. 29 to air Sunday on FS1. Jesper Svensson and Kyle Troup won the Mark...