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Dave Wodka focusing on making 2017 a strong finish to long PBA Tour career
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 8:00 am
If you watch Dave Wodka compete on the PBA Tour, you’ll see him checking his phone on a regular basis. Facebook? Twitter? PBA.com? No, it’s more likely to be for messages related to his...
Andrew Gannon fires first career perfect game
Monday, January 2, 2017 11:55 pm
Andrew Gannon fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday and over the weekend. Gannon’s 300 came in a 767 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Frosty’s at...
Ronnie Russell switches to Ebonite, Jacob Butturff to Columbia 300
Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:00 am
The brands of Ebonite International have signed a couple of PBA Tour champions to their ball staffs for 2017, EBI announced Sunday. Ronnie Russell, who has been with MOTIV, has signed with Ebonite,...
2017 Team USA Trials start Wednesday in Las Vegas
Sunday, January 1, 2017 7:00 am
The 2017 Team USA Trials start Wednesday at Sunset Station in Las Vegas, the sixth time the event has been contested at the 72-lane center, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this news...
Jay Heinzelman defeats Tom Howery to win Kurt Davids Memorial New Year's Eve day tourney
Saturday, December 31, 2016 8:00 pm
It isn’t often that you see players qualify first and second and then finish first and second in a tournament that features bracket match play. But that’s what happened on Saturday at...
Bowl4Life Foundation offering new $1,000 scholarship
Saturday, December 31, 2016 6:00 pm
Chuck Gardner’s Bowl4Life Foundation is offering a new $1,000 scholarship in conjunction with the PBA, Gardner announced in this video on Saturday. Applications must be postmarked by May 1,...
PBA Tour TV ratings for World Series on ESPN a mixed bag again proving how little being live matters
Saturday, December 31, 2016 10:00 am
The best thing about GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VIII for diehard bowling fans was that they could watch the four animal pattern TV finals live on ESPN3 and the Watch ESPN app. I first...
Clint Seltzner fires perfect game; Becky James slams 700
Friday, December 30, 2016 11:55 pm
Clint Seltzner fired a perfect game and Becky James slammed a 700 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Seltzner’s 10th career 300 came in a 719 series in the Dream Lanes...
Core proving worth the hefty price — if you’re a serious bowling fan
Friday, December 30, 2016 8:00 am
When the United States Bowling Congress announced the Core back in the fall, it seemed a tough sell at $129.99 per year with the main benefit of special access to exclusive content mostly undefined....
SMART sending more than $1 million back to tournament operators from expired accounts
Friday, December 30, 2016 7:00 am
The SMART (Scholarship Management and Accounting Reports for Tenpins) Corp. announced earlier this month that it will send more than $1 million from expired accounts back to providers —...
Dan Herfel fires 781 to top Thursday scoring
Thursday, December 29, 2016 11:55 pm
Dan Herfel fired a 781 series to top Madison area bowling on Thursday. Herfel competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Wally Warner League. Todd Steckelberg was next with 780 in the Prairie Lanes Classic...
A.J. Ziegler fires 824-300, Matt Krueger 804, Jerod Kieler 800, Kim Zimmerman 700; Jim Fosdick, Scott Holznagel, Kyle Bowman, Steve Kraft slam perfect games
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 11:55 pm
A.J. Ziegler fired an 824 series that included a perfect game, Matt Krueger rolled his second supernational of the week with an 804, Jerod Kieler recorded an 800, Kim Zimmerman a 700, and Jim...
Austin Est, Allison Dempski win titles of Madison area high school bowling tournament
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 8:00 pm
Austin Est and Allison Dempski won the titles at the Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling Singles tournament on Wednesday at Prairie Lanes. The winners earned spots in the State High School...
USBC offering tournament-long 8-person brackets in addition to — not instead of — daily 8-person brackets at 2017 Open Championships
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 4:00 pm
One of the much-discussed problems with the new 3-division format for the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is what it may do to brackets. The addition of the Standard...
Cody Roedner slams 800, Becky James fires 742; Ross Bussan, Dan Lockman roll perfect games
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 11:55 pm
Cody Roedner slammed an 800 series, Becky James fireed a 742, and Ross Bussan and Dan Lockman rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Roedner chained games of 279, 278 and...