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Update: GIBA releases lane pattern details for Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open Sept. 17-18
Friday, September 16, 2016 4:00 pm
Note: This story has been updated. The lane pattern for the GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa, on Sept. 17-18 will be the shortest ever used...
USBC soliciting bids for 2022 Open Championships, 2021 and 2024 Women’s Championships, so Mobile out for women in 2021
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:30 pm
The United States Bowling Congress is soliciting bids for the 2022 Open Championships, and the 2021 and 2024 Women’s Championships, according to ads in SportsTravel magazine that were first...
Qualifying sites set for 2017 USA Bowling National Championships
Friday, September 16, 2016 5:00 am
If you watched the CBS Sports Network telecasts of the finals of the first USA Bowling National Championships — my stories are here and here — you know what a neat event it is. As...
Herb Kimpel slams 803, Chris Gibbons fires 46th career perfect game
Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:55 pm
Herb Kimpel slammed an 803 series and Chris Gibbons fired his 46th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Kimpel chained games of 278, 236 and 289 in the...
Canada leads, Team USA second halfway through PABCON team event
Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:00 pm
In any international competition, the team championship always is the most coveted by the players, which should be easy to understand: You’re there representing your country with teammates....
Can a 'realistic pessimist' have hope for the PBA?
Thursday, September 15, 2016 8:00 am
Anyone who knew even the basics of the PBA Tour structure had to be pessimistic when the organization lost its millions in TV rights fees from ABC in the 1990s. Putting on tournaments with live TV...
Dexter Bowling to continue sponsorship of High School All-American Team
Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:00 am
Dexter Bowling has agreed to continue its title sponsorship of the annual Dexter/United States Bowling Congress High School All-American Team through the 2019 season, IBC Youth Development announced...
MBA/MWBA League Officer Sweeper set for Oct. 23 at Spring Green Lanes
Thursday, September 15, 2016 4:00 am
The 20th annual League Officer Sweeper has been scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 23 at 12:30 p.m. at Spring Green Lanes, the Madison Bowling Association and Madison Women’s Bowling Association...
MBA Hall of Famer Jim Fosdick fires 73rd career perfect game
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:55 pm
Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer Jim Fosdick fired his 73rd career perfect game on Wednesday to highlight Madison area bowling. Fosdick, who already has an 801 series this season and who...
Canada’s Zach Wilkins, Mitch Hupé, Francois Lavoie break record in running away with trios gold at PABCON Adult Championships
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 11:00 pm
Canada’s Zach Wilkins, Mitch Hupé and Francois Lavoie ran away with the gold medal in trios in record-setting fashion on Wednesday at the 2016 Pan American Bowling Confederation Adult...
Rick Erce fires 779, Char Clementi 609 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 11:55 pm
Rick Erce fired a 779 and Char Clementi rolled a 609 to top Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Erce competed in the Dream Lanes All-Star Classic League and Clementi in the Villages Lanes All-Star...
AJ Chapman/John Szczerbinski grab gold, Marshall Kent/Ronnie Russell silver at PABCON Adult Championships
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 11:00 pm
AJ Chapman and John Szczerbinski grabbed gold and Marshall Kent and Ronnie Russell took silver as Team USA dominated Tuesday’s doubles at the 2016 Pan American Bowling Confederation Adult...
The 19th Green: 2016 Greater Midwest Putters Association Lost Island Championship
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 5:00 am
Note from Riggs: In return for coining #ReadTheBlog, I am providing space for Nick Heilman to write The 19th Green blog on the intense Putt Putt Championships events held on conjunction with the...
Matt Krueger fires 774, Jen Coffey 683 to top Monday scoring
Monday, September 12, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Krueger fired a 774 series and Jen Coffey slammed a 683 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Both competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Rodney Bindl was next for the men with 762 in the...
3 TV shows, 3 flights, 3 countries and 14 hours of travel later, Sean Rash walks into PABCON Championships just in time, then walks away with singles gold
Monday, September 12, 2016 11:00 pm
Sean Rash had a great week at the PBA Fall Swing in Detroit, capped by competing in three TV shows that will air on CBS Sports Network starting Sept. 21 — if you want to know how he did, check...