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Shea Bittenbender wins 11thFrame.com sweeper that draws 54 players
Friday, August 11, 2017 10:00 pm
The first Friday night sweeper with the GIBA 11thFrame.com Open was a resounding success, drawing 54 players to Cherry Lanes at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. The sweeper was set up to max...
Kenny Parks takes lead heading to final day of PBA60 Dick Weber Championship
Friday, August 11, 2017 8:00 pm
Kenny Parks lost his first two matches, but then won his last four Friday and took the lead heading into the final round of the PBA60 Dick Weber Championship presented by Hammer at Pro Bowl West in...
2017 11thFrame.com Open set for Aug. 11-13 with new Friday sweeper, more added money, same 2015 U.S. Open lane pattern
Friday, August 11, 2017 8:00 am
The 2017 GIBA 11thFrame.com Open will be Aug. 11-13 at Cherry Lanes inside the Diamond Jo casino in Dubuque, Iowa. We had intended for it again be held the last weekend of August but Greater Iowa...
2018 Midwest Women’s Tournament set for Green Bay area
Friday, August 11, 2017 5:00 am
The sixth Midwest Women’s Tournament is scheduled for the Green Bay area June 2 through July 1, 2018, the Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Association reported in its newsletter. Team will be...
Charlie Tapp grabs first-round lead at PBA60 Dick Weber Championship
Thursday, August 10, 2017 8:00 pm
Even though he doesn’t bowl much anymore on the PBA50 Tour, Charlie Tapp on Thursday showed that he still has the talent that earned him three PBA Tour titles and two PBA50 Tour titles. The...
14th annual New Mexico Open set for Aug. 17-20
Thursday, August 10, 2017 8:00 am
The 14th annual New Mexico Open at Tenpins & More in Rio Rancho will be Aug. 17-20, with a $10,500 guaranteed and top prize and what again is expected to be prize money of more than $60,000,...
Pete Weber’s 100th PBA title makes Brian LeClair PBA50 Player of the Year
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 11:00 pm
Bowling history in multiple forms was made at Pro Bowl West in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on Tuesday night. The stepladder finals for the PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship presented by Pro Bowl...
Wesley Low Jr., Allie Leiendecker cruise to U20 titles in 2017 Junior Gold Championships
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 9:00 pm
Potential future stars of the PBA and PWBA Tour put their talent on display in the U20 title matches of the 2017 Junior Gold Championships presented by the Brands of Ebonite International that aired...
Organizational meeting for merged state bowling association set for May 19, 2018
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 7:00 am
The organizational meeting for what will be the new Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association will be Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Ledgeview Lanes in Fond du Lac. The new association will include the...
Red-hot Parker Bohn III closes with 300, 299 to jump into qualifying lead at PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship
Monday, August 7, 2017 11:00 pm
Red-hot Parker Bohn III just missed closing with consecutive perfect games as he jumped into the lead in Monday’s second round of qualifying at the PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship...
Bowling's Olympics issues remain as IOC picks Paris for 2024, Los Angeles for 2028, but 'we're right at that cusp,' World Bowling CEO says
Monday, August 7, 2017 8:00 am
As expected, the 2024 Olympics will go to Paris and 2028 to Los Angeles as the International Olympic Committee changed its normal timeline — bids usually are handed out five to seven years in...
Spoiler alert: Results of the PWBA Orlando Open, PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open, Nationwide PWBA Rochester Open
Sunday, August 6, 2017 10:00 pm
If you don't want to know who won the PWBA Orlando Open, PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open, and Nationwide PWBA Rochester Open, do not read this story. The stepladder finals of all three...
Brian Kretzer takes 77-pin lead after first round of qualifying in PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship
Sunday, August 6, 2017 7:00 pm
Brian Kretzer, a PBA Tour champion seeking his first PBA50 Tour title, took a 77-pin lead after Sunday’s first round of qualifying in the season-ending PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group...
Liz Johnson solidifies her case for G.O.A.T with sixth U.S. Women's Open, 10th career major title
Sunday, August 6, 2017 3:00 pm
When Liz Johnson won her fifth U.S. Women’s Open and eighth major title 364 days ago in the Chicago suburb of Addison, I wrote in this story that “trying to determine whether Liz Johnson...
Daria Pajak a win away from taking breakout year to new level with 2017 U.S. Women's Open win; Erin McCarthy, Valerie Bercier, Nicole Trudell, Liz Johnson also make stepladder finals
Saturday, August 5, 2017 10:00 pm
Winning a title makes it a special year for a rookie pro bowler. Winning a major makes it an extraordinary year. Winning a major and another title makes it a truly historic year, bringing into play...