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Breaking through is the story in PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open, as Shannon O'Keefe, Giselle Poss, Danielle McEwan, Clara Guerrero make TV finals
Saturday, July 8, 2017 10:00 pm
As June ended, stars Shannon O’Keefe, Danielle McEwan and Clara Guerrero together had made just one TV show and won no titles during the 2017 PWBA Tour season, and rookie Giselle Poss had never...
The feel-good bowling story of the year: Jason Belmonte subbing with a group of regular guys at the USBC Open Championships
Saturday, July 8, 2017 12:00 pm
After seeing posts on social media and listening to fellow competitors on the PBA Tour talking about the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, Jason Belmonte wanted to experience the...
Shannon O'Keefe leads qualifying of PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open
Friday, July 7, 2017 10:00 pm
Shannon O’Keefe was one of the PWBA Tour’s dominant players in 2016, winning three of her four career titles. The long-time Team USA member and DV8 staffer has yet to make a TV finals in...
Tom Hankey, Allie Leiendecker win Teen Masters varsity titles
Friday, July 7, 2017 9:00 pm
Tom Hankey and Allie Leiendecker won the varsity titles Friday as the Teen Masters ended in Richmond, Virginia. The 209 boys and 113 girls bowled three 6-game qualifying rounds over Monday, Tuesday...
Gail Myers Jr., Bob Richardson, Bill Pounders elected to MBA Hall of Fame
Thursday, July 6, 2017 5:00 am
Gail Myers Jr., one of the greatest ever from the Madison Bowling Association and a USBC Hall of Fame candidate; Bob Richardson, a prolific honor score shooter and 2009 MBA Masters champion; and Bill...
Wyatt Smith, Natalie Koprowitz lead Teen Masters as first cut is made
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 11:00 pm
Wyatt Smith leads for boys and Natalie Koprowitz for girls as Teen Masters qualifying ended and the first cut was made Wednesday in Richmond, Virginia. The 209 boys and 113 girls bowled three 6-game...
Malaysia’s Siti Rahman makes history in winning PWBA Wichita Open
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 8:30 pm
After a slow start, Siti Rahman settled down and bowled a solid 212 in her TV debut, a loss to the 227 of Hall of Famer and eventual winner Liz Johnson in the opening match of the Go Bowling PWBA...
Second time's a charm for Charly Boelter and Samantha Kelly as they grab doubles lead at USBC Women's Championships
Monday, July 3, 2017 9:00 pm
At the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Women’s Championships in Las Vegas, Charly Boelter and Samantha Kelly turned in a stellar first effort as doubles partners, totaling 1,369 to take...
Marshall Kent wins first 'real TV' PBA Tour title in Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open that harkens back to 1980s
Sunday, July 2, 2017 4:00 pm
Those bowling fans old enough to remember the 1980s had to feel a little nostalgia watching the championship stepladder finals of Sunday’s 2017 Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma...
Germany’s Birgit Poppler keeps international flavor in PWBA Tour, earning top seed of Orlando Open; Danielle McEwan, Liz Johnson, Stefanie Johnson also make TV show
Saturday, July 1, 2017 10:00 pm
The national team bowlers from Singapore and Malaysia have ended their stints on the 2017 PWBA Tour and gone home and the players from south of the border were busy this week at the Central American...
After Jesper Svensson survives brutal Bear pattern to advance in Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open, top seed Marshall Kent switches to Wolf pattern for Sunday show
Saturday, July 1, 2017 4:00 pm
As the top seed for the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open stepladder finals, Marshall Kent earned the right to pick the lane pattern for the shows. He chose the Bear, a 40-foot...
PBA to revamp lane pattern program, Commissioner and CEO Tom Clark says
Saturday, July 1, 2017 9:00 am
The PBA’s lane pattern program is getting a total revamping soon after this week’s Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open, Commissioner and CEO Tom Clark said. The exact...
Sun Prairie boys win team title, Andrew Olson singles title at U.S. High School Bowling National Championship
Saturday, July 1, 2017 8:00 am
The strong Sun Prairie boys program had a solid showing in the inaugural U.S. High School Bowling National Championship in July 2016 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The boys finished third in team,...
Huge second round lifts Liz Kuhlkin to qualifying lead of PWBA Orlando Open
Friday, June 30, 2017 10:00 pm
Liz Kuhklin averaged more than 245 in the second round to jump from 14th into the qualifying lead of the 2017 PWBA Orlando Open. Kuhlkin, who has one career PWBA Tour title, rolled games of 211,...
Marshall Kent holds off Jason Belmonte for top seed of all-champion 9-man stepladder finals of Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open
Friday, June 30, 2017 2:00 pm
Marshall Kent jumped into the lead and then held off a charging Jason Belmonte in Friday’s cashers round of the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open at FireLake Bowling Center....