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Bowlero Corp. acquisition of PBA finally happens — analyzing the deal
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 1:00 pm
Back on Aug. 29, I reported in this story that multiple credible sources were telling me that a Bowlero Corp. acquisition of the PBA was in the works — a story no other media entity had...
Nick Larson rolls 745, Meredith Holt 625 to top scoring for Monday, weekend
Monday, September 9, 2019 11:55 pm
Nick Larson rolled a 745 and Meredith Holt a 625 to top Madison area bowling Monday and over the weekend. Larson competed in the Riviera Bowl Special League and Holt in the Dream Lanes Early Monday...
Team USA’s Leanne Hulsenberg completes near-gold medal sweep by winning Masters at 2019 World Bowling Senior World Championships
Monday, September 9, 2019 10:00 pm
Team USA’s Leanne Hulsenberg on Monday completed a near-gold medal sweep by winning the Masters at the 2019 World Bowling Senior World Championships at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas....
Senior Team USA sweeps team gold medals for third straight time at World Bowling Senior World Championships
Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:00 pm
Bowling truly has become a global sport, with many of the best bowlers in the world and on the PBA Tour and PWBA Tour coming from outside the U.S. But if you go back to the time when today’s...
Cherie Tan derails the Shannon O'Keefe train, wins 2019 QubicaAMF PWBA Players Championship
Sunday, September 8, 2019 8:00 pm
As Shannon O’Keefe steamrolled through rising star Dasha Kovalova 222-195, Hall of Famer Liz Johnson 257-213, and 2006 USBC Queens champion Shannon Pluhowsky 231-191, you had to think she was...
Corey Schmidt and Cody Roedner win MAST Doubles at Schwoegler's
Sunday, September 8, 2019 7:00 pm
Corey Schmidt and Cody Roedner won the Madison Area Scratch Tour Doubles tournament at Schwoegler’s on Sunday. Schmidt rolled 191 and Roedner fired 221 for 412 to edge the 408 of Paul Bloemer,...
Denmark's Carsten Hansen starts title match with 10 strikes in winning PBA-WBT Storm Lucky Larsen Masters for first PBA Tour title
Sunday, September 8, 2019 6:00 pm
Denmark’s Carsten Hansen started the title match with 10 strikes in winning the PBA International-World Bowling Tour Storm Lucky Larsen Masters on Sunday for his first PBA Tour title. Hansen,...
Roger Dalkin comes out of retirement to become program manager of Wisconsin High School, Middle School bowling for BCAW
Sunday, September 8, 2019 8:00 am
Long before he became an executive with the American Bowling Congress and United States Bowling Congress, Roger Dalkin was a “whiz kid” bowler, as I detailed in this lengthy Q&A with...
Senior Team USA men second, women lead halfway through team qualifying at 2019 World Bowling Senior World Championships
Saturday, September 7, 2019 10:00 pm
The Senior Team USA men are second and the women lead halfway through team qualifying at the 2019 World Bowling Senior World Championships at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas. The first three...
Valerie Bercier earns 2019 PWBA Rookie of the Year
Saturday, September 7, 2019 6:00 pm
With a high finish of fourth in the PWBA Sonoma County Open in a strong start to the year, Valerie Bercier went on to earn 2019 PWBA Rookie of the Year honors, PWBA announced Saturday in this news...
The vanishing Sweep the Rack podcast featuring me, and why FloBowling might not have had a choice in removing it
Saturday, September 7, 2019 3:00 pm
If you’re a subscriber to 11thFrame.com, you undoubtedly read this story I posted Aug. 29 on a possible Bowlero acquisition of the PBA that many reliable and connected sources say has been in...
Dennis Trautsch fires 764, Nicole Russell rolls 609 to lead Friday scoring
Friday, September 6, 2019 11:55 pm
Dennis Trautsch fired a 764 series and Nicole Russell rolled a 609 to lead Madison area bowling on Friday. Trautsch competed in the Dream Lanes Pinheads League and Russell in the Schwoegler’s...
Cherie Tan wins final match over Shannon Pluhowsky to earn top seed for 2019 QubicaAMF PWBA Players Championship; Shannon O'Keefe clinches 2019 PWBA Player of the Year
Friday, September 6, 2019 11:00 pm
Coming into the final, position-round match of the 2019 QubicaAMF PWBA Players Championship on Friday night, Cherie Tan held a 30-pin lead over fellow left-hander Shannon Pluhowsky. With 30 bonus...
Team USA's Lennie Boresch Jr.-Ron Mohr, Tish Johnson-Leanne Hulsenberg sweep doubles gold medals at 2019 World Bowling World Senior Championships
Friday, September 6, 2019 10:00 pm
In the 2017 World Bowling World Senior Championships in Munich, Germany, the Team USA doubles teams of Lennie Boresch Jr. and Ron Mohr and Tish Johnson and Leanne Hulsenberg both earned silver...
Ten Pin Alley Bullseye Masters to use PBA patterns for 2019-20 season: Carmen Salvino 44, Del Ballard 34, Don Johnson 40
Friday, September 6, 2019 8:00 am
The Ten Pin Alley Bullseye Masters League has chosen to bowl on three PBA patterns in the 2019-20 season: Carmen Salvino 44, Del Ballard 34, Don Johnson 40. Ten Pin can use the patterns because it...