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Kurt Davids Memorial New Year's Eve day tourney to Schwoegler’s, 2 squads again
Tuesday, December 27, 2016 4:00 am
Note: This story originally posted Nov. 27, 2016. There will be two significant different things about this year’s Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve Day Handicap Singles Tournament....
Matt Krueger threatens MBA record with 868 series, Kevin Graffunder fires perfect game in 812
Monday, December 26, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Krueger threatened the all-time Madison Bowling Association record as he slammed an 868 series with a perfect game, and Kevin Graffunder fired an 812 with a perfect game to highlight Madison...
Francois Lavoie ruins run at history by Walter Ray Williams Jr. in title match of PBA Shark Championship
Sunday, December 25, 2016 3:30 pm
Note: This story first appeared as this Spoiler alert story on the day (Dec. 10) the Shark Championship TV finals were taped for ESPN and aired live on ESPN3 and WatchESPN app. Also, Williams won...
Tommy Jones moves a title closer to hallowed PBA ground with win in Scorpion Championship
Sunday, December 25, 2016 2:30 pm
Note: This story first appeared as this Spoiler alert story on the day (Dec. 10) the Scorpion Championship TV finals were taped for ESPN and aired live on ESPN3 and WatchESPN app. Tommy Jones is...
Mitch Beasley’s long journey to a PBA Tour title ends in Chameleon Championship
Saturday, December 24, 2016 1:00 pm
Note: This story first appeared as this Spoiler alert story on the day (Dec. 10) the Chameleon Championship TV finals were taped for ESPN and aired live on ESPN3 and WatchESPN app. Few bowlers in...
Craig Wells fires 790, Nicole Russell slams 717 to top Friday scoring
Friday, December 23, 2016 11:55 pm
Craig Wells fired a 790 series and Nicole Russell slammed a 717 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Wells and Russell both competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger League. Next for the men were...
As expected, round-robin match play with bonus pins ditched for PBA Players Championship, Tournament of Champions
Friday, December 23, 2016 11:00 am
As expected, the formats for the 2017 Barbasol PBA Players Championship and 2017 FireLake PBA Tournament of Champions will not include the traditional round-robin match play with bonus pins that has...
Nate Sime fires 814-300; Dan Swenson, Dave Massey also reach perfection
Thursday, December 22, 2016 11:55 pm
Nate Sime fired a perfect game in an 814 series, and Dan Swenson and Dave Massey also slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Competing in the Village...
Martin Larsen, Danielle McEwan top seeds for World Bowling Tour Finals on ESPN on Feb. 26
Thursday, December 22, 2016 12:00 pm
Martin Larsen and defending champion Danielle McEwan will be the top seeds for the World Bowling Tour Finals that will be contested live on ESPN on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 2 p.m. Central time, PBA...
In move with big potential for sport, bowling among 3 sports added to Olympic Channel
Thursday, December 22, 2016 6:00 am
Bowling, air sports and flying disc will be featured on the Olympic Channel under deals announced Thursday. There are 36 International Federations (IFs) and IOC Recognised Sports Federations that...
Kevin Kleutgen fires 792, Janet Meinholz slams 735 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 11:55 pm
Kevin Kleutgen fired a 792 series and Janet Meinholz slammed a 735 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Kleutgen competed in the Ten Pin Alley Hump League, while Meinholz’s 735 came in...
USBC Open Championships VIP program an unchanged solid value; Bowlers Journal Championships to feature fresh oil for all squads
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 5:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress Open Championships VIP program is a solid enough value that I have bought it every year, and with the features and price the same in 2017 as 2016 I plan to buy it...
Dan Prust fires fifth career perfect game
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 11:55 pm
Dan Prust fired his fifth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Prust’s 300 came in a 704 series in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League. The high series on...
Dream Lanes Y2K + 17 doubles tourney set for New Year's Day — with new twist
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 5:00 am
Dream Lanes, 13 Atlas Court in Madison, again will be hosting its New Year's Day doubles tournament starting at 10:15 a.m., with practice at 10 a.m. The Y2K + 17 handicap event on Sunday has a...
Mark Wahl fires first career perfect game
Monday, December 19, 2016 11:55 pm
Mark Wahl fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Wahl’s 300 came in a 778 series in the Prairie Lanes Major League. Matt Krueger had the high series...