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Spoiler alert: Results of L.L. Bean PBA League quarterfinals show 1
Saturday, April 15, 2017 11:00 pm
Do not open this story if you want to avoid knowing the results of the first quarterfinals show of the L.L. Bean PBA League. The show was taped on Saturday, April 15 at famed Bayside Bowl in...
McKendree wins first NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship in dominating fashion
Saturday, April 15, 2017 10:00 pm
The 2017 NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship belonged to the McKendree Bearcats from the start. McKendree earned the top seed in dominating fashion Thursday and Friday, won its first two matches...
Jay Heinzelman romps through stepladder to win 2017 Riggs Classic
Saturday, April 15, 2017 8:00 pm
Jay Heinzelman romped through the stepladder to win Saturday’s fifth annual Riggs Classic at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center. Heinzelman earned $400 for first after beating top seed...
McKendree, Vanderbilt undefeated after 2 rounds of double-elimination match play at NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship
Friday, April 14, 2017 11:59 pm
McKendree and Vanderbilt are undefeated after Friday’s first two rounds of double-elimination match play at the 2017 NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship at the Raising Cane’s River...
Steve Studee slams 762, Linnea Walstead fires 650 to top Friday scoring
Friday, April 14, 2017 11:55 pm
Steve Studee slammed a 762 series and Linnea Walstead fired a 650 to top Madison area bowling on Friday as the 2016-17 season nears its end. Studee competed in the Dream Lanes Minor League and...
Update: McKendree earns top seed as NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship heads into bracket match play
Friday, April 14, 2017 1:45 pm
Update: McKendree held the top seed through the final two qualifying games, USBC reported on its Facebook page.  USBC said that in the opening matches of the the double-elimination match-play...
Drawing strength from tragedy, Team NABR takes lead in performance that could go down as one of most memorable in Open Championships history
Friday, April 14, 2017 10:00 am
Sports history is filled with stories of amazing performances by athletes amid tragedy, as the emotions of awful circumstances push them to great heights. One of the most memorable was Hall of Fame...
Dennis Grossman’s perfect game leads Pizza Pit team to state record 4-man team game; Nate Sime also slams 300
Thursday, April 13, 2017 11:55 pm
Dennis Grossman fired a perfect game to lead Pizza Pit to the state record 4-man team game, and Nate Sime also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Grossman’s...
GEICO New York City WTT KingPins earn No. 1 seed for L.L. Bean PBA League bracket
Thursday, April 13, 2017 11:00 pm
The GEICO New York City WTT KingPins earned the No. 1 seed for this weekend’s L.L. Bean PBA League bracket in qualifying competition Thursday at famed Bayside Bowl in Portland, Maine. The...
With closing Baker 289, Kyle Troup and Jesper Svensson edge past E.J. Tackett and Marshall Kent for top seed of Roth/Holman PBA Doubles Championship
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 11:59 pm
One of the most hilarious things I’ve seen on social media recently was a post Wednesday asking why the MaineQuarterly.com Mark Roth/Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship consisted of so...
Jason Belmonte delivers a lesson as Wes Malott rolls to easy victory in return of King of Bowling
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 11:58 pm
Wes Malott rolled to an easy victory in the return of the “King of Bowling” Wednesday night on Xtra Frame, and Jason Belmonte delivered an explanation of why Malott won that should serve...
Gregg Williams fires 824, Brittany Pollentier 772-300; Mike Gosenheimer, Tom Rogers also slam perfect games
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams fired an 824 series, Brittany Pollentier slammed a 772 series that featured her fourth career perfect game, and Mike Gosenheimer and Thomas Rogers also rolled perfect games to...
Jordan Richard, Breanna Clemmer earn NCAA Player of the Year honors
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 10:00 pm
Arkansas State’s Jordan Richard and McKendree University’s Breanna Clemmer were named the Players of the Year as the National Ten Pin Coaches Association announced the All-American teams...
Season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship to be held at site just before NASCAR race
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 4:00 pm
It’s often said that bowling fans and NASCAR fans have a lot in common, and that’s going to be tested in early September when the PWBA Tour holds the season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour...
Using topography charts in crafting a USBC Open Championships game plan
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 7:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress might not be providing lane pattern data for the 2017 Open Championships, but it is providing something that experts say can be even more valuable: topographical...