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Frank Wilkinson re-elected to final term as president of USBC Board, Cathy DeSocio final term as vice president
Thursday, May 4, 2017 1:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress will have the same people in two key leadership positions next season, but will face change in the positions in 2018-19 due to term limits. The USBC Board of...
This time, Norm Duke comes through in final frame to win: PBA50 Race City Open is fourth career PBA50 Tour title
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 11:00 pm
Two weeks earlier in the championship match of PBA50 Pasco County Florida Open, Norm Duke needed just a 9-count in the 10th frame to win the title and 8-1 to tie. He left a 2-4-8-10 split and got...
Brian Kretzer back on track, leads qualifying at PBA50 Race City Open
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 11:00 pm
After missing cashing in the first two PBA50 Tour tournaments of 2017, Brian Kretzer found his form this week and led qualifying at the PBA50 Race City Open presented by Columbia 300 Tuesday at...
College MVP Sydney Brummett caps stellar season with 2017 Intercollegiate Singles Championships title
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 10:00 pm
In a fitting finish to an impressive season in which she was named MVP by both the coaches and media, Wichita State junior Sydney Brummett won the 2017 Intercollegiate Singles Championships. The TV...
Brian Voss leads legends at top after first round of PBA50 Race City Open
Monday, May 1, 2017 11:00 pm
Hall of Famer Brian Voss led a group of legends dominating the top of the leaderboard after Monday's first round of the PBA50 Race City Open presented by Columbia 300 Monday at George Pappas’...
2016-17 Madison area scoring leaders familiar: Jim Fosdick, Brittany Pollentier, Andrew Olson, Quinn Sheehy, Allison Dempski
Monday, May 1, 2017 5:00 am
The scoring leaders in the Madison area for 2016-17 were mostly familiar names, with Jim Fosdick, Brittany Pollentier and Allison Dempski at the top again, along with Andrew Olson and Quinn Sheehy....
Madison’s Chris Gibbons falls just short of Jacob Boresch’s all-events lead at 2017 Open Championships
Sunday, April 30, 2017 11:00 pm
Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer Chris Gibbons started his USBC Open Championships minor events on Sunday with two opens, failing to convert 2-4-8-10 and 2-7 splits. “I had 18 in the...
Brandon Novak wins 2017 Logo Infusion IB Open
Sunday, April 30, 2017 9:00 pm
Brandon Novak defeated Brad Angelo 197-178 in the title match to win the 2017 Logo Infusion IB Open at Western Bowl in Indianapolis over the weekend. Novak earned $7,200 for the win, plus a $2,000...
Jesper Svensson, Wes Malott come through in roll-offs as Atom Splitters, hometown Lumberjacks win final 2 PBA League quarterfinals
Sunday, April 30, 2017 2:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped. The L.L. Bean PBA League quarterfinals closed out with two more...
Rocio Restrepo, Brandi Branka, Shannon Pluhowsky, Maria Jose Rodriguez grind through flat pattern to make stepladder finals of season-opening QubicaAMF PWBA Sonoma County Open
Saturday, April 29, 2017 11:00 pm
Rocio Restrepo, Brandi Branka, Shannon Pluhowsky and Maria Jose Rodriguez  survived the grind of bowling on a 40-foot flat lane pattern to make the stepladder finals of the season-opening...
New USBC Open Championships challenges handled successfully by our 11thFrame.com teams
Saturday, April 29, 2017 6:00 pm
When I told my girlfriend Susie “Fever” Dyhr that our 11thFrame.com teams had a successful 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, she disagreed with a simple statement:...
Diana Zavjalova leads qualifying of season-opening QubicaAMF PWBA Sonoma County Open as just 4 players average 200 or better
Friday, April 28, 2017 11:00 pm
PWBA Tour players got a treat to open their 2017 season: a flat lane pattern that brought to mind the U.S. Open when the PBA Tour ran it earlier this century. Predictably, the scoring pace was...
IBC Youth Development funding Bowlopolis upgrades for members ages 8 and under
Friday, April 28, 2017 12:00 pm
International Bowling Campus Youth Development, a cooperative effort of the USBC and BPAA, announced Friday that it will provide youth members ages 8 and under with a free Bowlopolis membership...
USBC’s new standards in topography, kickbacks cause some controversy over potential costs
Thursday, April 27, 2017 11:30 pm
There was a sense for a time Thursday morning that something was about to happen that might return bowling to the days when proprietors and the American Bowling Congress/Women’s International...
Outside of high-profile changes in lane specification standards, USBC Convention relatively uneventful
Thursday, April 27, 2017 10:00 pm
The one clear thing about the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Convention and annual meeting is that it wasn’t going to be nearly as newsworthy or exciting as last year, when the delegates...