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Bill Leidich fires 776 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 11:55 pm
Bill Leidich fired a 776 series to top Madison area bowling on Tuesday. The Madison Area Bowling Association Hall of Famer competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes U-Pay-U-Play League. The next two...
USBC Convention headed to Orleans in Las Vegas in 2019, 2020
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 6:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress Convention and Annual Meeting will be held at the Orleans in Las Vegas in 2019 and 2020, USBC announced in this news release on Tuesday. The 2019 Convention will...
Sean Serfort fires 771, Heather Edgren rolls 671 to top Monday scoring
Monday, April 16, 2018 11:55 pm
With the 2017-18 season winding down, Sean Serfort fired a 771 series and Heather Edgren rolled a 671 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Serfort competed in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants 3...
Draw sets bracket pairings for Port Property Management PBA Xtra Frame Maine Shootout
Monday, April 16, 2018 4:00 pm
The first PBA Tour Xtra Frame event kicks off Tuesday at famed Bayside Bowl in Portland, Maine, with a format similar to the NCAA basketball tournament: a 64-player single elimination bracket with...
Flipper Hjortland’s 763, Gayle Seltzner’s 631 top weekend scoring
Sunday, April 15, 2018 11:55 pm
Flipper Hjortland fired a 763 series and Gayle Seltzner rolled a 631 to top Madison area bowling over the weekend. Hjortland competed in the Viking Lanes Specials League and Seltzner in the Prairie...
Andrew Anderson joins growing list of young PBA stars with win in 2018 USBC Masters
Sunday, April 15, 2018 8:00 pm
It wasn’t that long ago that there was a relative lack of young stars on the PBA Tour. Then along came a slew of young champions that includes E.J. Tackett, Marshall Kent, Jesper Svensson,...
Senior State Tournament a weekend to remember — for many reasons
Sunday, April 15, 2018 6:00 pm
To compete in the Wisconsin State Senior Championships — aka the Senior State Tournament — you have to be 55. As I explained in a story years ago, the reason it’s 55 is to keep...
Andrew Anderson earns top seed for 2018 USBC Masters, seeks to take next step of budding young career
Saturday, April 14, 2018 11:59 pm
Andrew Anderson has been taking big steps in his budding young bowling career in 2018, and appears ready to take the biggest one on Sunday at the Oncenter in Syracuse, N.Y. Anderson in January...
Vanderbilt edges defending champion McKendree to win 2018 NCAA Bowling Championship
Saturday, April 14, 2018 9:00 pm
Vanderbilt edged defending champion McKendree 4-3 on Saturday to win the 2018 NCAA Bowling Championship at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis. Fourth seeded Vanderbilt’s path to the title included...
Defending champion Jason Belmonte faces long road Saturday to make TV finals of 2018 USBC Masters
Friday, April 13, 2018 11:59 pm
Defending champion Jason Belmonte is alive at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Masters, but he faces a long road to Sunday’s stepladder finals live at noon Central time on ESPN. In his...
Ricky Thaden falls a pin shy of perfection
Friday, April 13, 2018 11:55 pm
Ricky Thaden fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Thaden’s 299 game came in a 750 series in the Dream Lanes Minor League. The top series were Jim...
Finnish Bowling Federation President Perttu Jussila will run for president of World Bowling in 2019 — with backing of European Tenpin Bowling Federation
Friday, April 13, 2018 7:00 am
If you want to understand this story, you first need to read this story I did late last year on Finnish Bowling Federation President Perttu Jussila, who, as I wrote then, has his eyes on shaking up...
Final 2 match play spots come down to 4-player roll-off at 2018 USBC Masters
Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:59 pm
While Stuart Williams was cruising to the qualifying lead of the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Masters on Thursday, great drama was playing out in the battle for the final spots in the...
Chris Smith fires 730 for third 700 of season
Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:55 pm
Chris Smith fired a 730 series for her third 700 of the season to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Smith competed in the Prairie Lanes Classic League. Gregg Williams...
Nick Heilman tells how Nicholas J's Pro Shop group again found USBC Open Championships success
Thursday, April 12, 2018 8:00 am
Forgive me if I take some pride in the continuing success of the Nicholas J’s Pro Shop group based out of La Crosse, Wisconsin. They burst on the national scene when the first team of their...