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USBC delegates will have another chance to force mergers of state, local associations, raise national dues cap at 2016 convention
Saturday, January 16, 2016 8:00 am
Delegates will have another chance to force mergers of state and local associations and raise the national dues cap at the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Convention and Annual Meeting April...
FYI: A great story on Ryan Ciminelli by MarketWatch (free for non-subscribers)
Saturday, January 16, 2016 7:30 am
If it hadn't been for the lefty-righty lane condition issue that dominated GEICO World Series of Bowling VII and took up so much of my reporting and writing time there, I would have written a feature...
Email alerts when stories are posted is new feature for 11thFrame.com
Saturday, January 16, 2016 4:00 am
The 11thFrame.com has a new feature: email alerts when new stories are posted. To activate the feature, click on "account" and then "my subscriptions."   Among the options is this one: News...
Doug Wampole fires 1st career perfect game; Larry Van Natta slams 803 series
Friday, January 15, 2016 11:55 pm
Doug Wampole fired his first career perfect game and Larry Van Natta slammed an 803 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Wampole’s 300 came in a 671 in the Dream Lanes Pinheads...
John Szczerbinski leads DHC PBA Japan Invitational after 2 rounds
Friday, January 15, 2016 8:00 am
John Szczerbinski leads the 2016 DHC PBA Japana Invitational after the first two rounds of match play. The Roto Grip staffer went 12-4 and averaged 239.44 for a 4,191 total, according to...
Boom Scratch Doubles in Little Rock, Arkansas, offers guaranteed $10,000 top prize
Friday, January 15, 2016 5:00 am
To be as fair as I can, I have general rules about what tournaments I write up: They must be within reasonable driving distance of my base of Madison, Wisconsin, or be of national interest, or...
2016 State Tournament lane patterns are modified versions of USBC White 2
Friday, January 15, 2016 2:00 am
When it comes to the lane patterns for the State Tournament, you pretty much know what you’re going to get: essentially a modified house shot, which means bring your striking shoes! Back when...
Matt Hamen, Tim Gille fire perfect games; Cathy Goodweiler slams 726 series
Thursday, January 14, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Hamen and Tim Gille fired perfect games and Cathy Goodweiler slammed a 726 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Hamen’s seventh career 300 came in a 717 series in the...
Victor Emannel fires perfect game
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 11:55 pm
Victor Emannel fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Emannel, whose series was not reported, competed in the Badger Bowl MARBA League. The high series were Jim...
Pennsylvania's Dale Gerhard bowls 2nd 900 of week, becomes oldest ever with 900
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 10:00 am
After nearly a year without a 900 series, a Pennsylvania bowler fired the second in about 48 hours, according to YouTube videos Tuesday and confirmed by the United States Bowling Congress in this...
GoBowling.com 400 NASCAR race will be May 7 at Kansas Speedway
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 4:00 am
Kansas Speedway and GoBowling.com on Tuesday announced in a news release a deal for GoBowling.com to be the title sponsor of the May 7 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series night race at Kansas Speedway. Terms...
Gregg Williams fires 773,  Danie Schulz rolls 619 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams fired a 773 series and Danie Schulz rolled a 619 to top Madison area leagues on Tuesday. Williams competed in the Dream Lanes All-Star Classic League and Schulz in the Ten Pin Alley...
Why I'm voting for Jason Belmonte for PBA Player of the Year
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 6:30 pm
Sitting in the National Bowling Stadium bleachers watching the live ESPN broadcast of the Rolltech PBA World Championship, I had an idea my PBA Player of the Year vote was decided when Gary Faulkner...
Dave Eaton fires 803 to top Monday scoring
Monday, January 11, 2016 11:55 pm
Dave Eaton fired an 803 series to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Eaton chained games of 279, 278 and 246 in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Jim Fosdick was next with 789 in the Dream Lanes...
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls remain leaders after 8th week of area high school bowling
Monday, January 11, 2016 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls maintained their leads after Monday’s eighth week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. The Sun Prairie boys have 67.5 points,...