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Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. again part of Team USA for World Bowling Senior Championships
Friday, May 12, 2017 4:00 pm
United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer Lennie Boresch Jr. again was selected to be one of eight members of Team USA for the 2017 World Bowling Senior Championships Aug. 13-20 in Munich,...
Led by Cotie Holbek’s near-record 2,322 all-events, State Tournament leaders hold on to win titles
Friday, May 12, 2017 4:00 pm
All of the leaders heading into the final weekend of the 115th annual Wisconsin State Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — held on to win the titles,...
Las Vegas, Reno to host USBC senior tournaments in 2018
Friday, May 12, 2017 12:00 pm
Las Vegas will host three United States Bowling Congress senior events in 2018 and the National Bowling Stadium in Reno a fourth, USBC announced Friday in this news release. The 2018 USBC Senior...
Teen Masters PBA Skill balls going from 2 to 1 this year, but 2 still can be used
Thursday, May 11, 2017 7:00 am
Correction: Due to the idiot writing this story missing a very important sentence at the Teen Masters page, this story wrongly reported in the original version that the Teen Masters would restrict...
Brian LeClair becomes first 2-time champion of PBA50 Tour season with win in Johnny Petraglia BVL Open, extending Ron Mohr’s winless streak
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 10:00 pm
Brian LeClair spent much of his solid PBA Tour career known as the best player without a national title, compiling more than $700,000 in winnings. That changed when he reached the age of 50 and...
Nick Pate caps stellar season, college career with win in 2017 Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 10:00 pm
It would be hard to overstate what a great season Midland senior Nick Pate had. Pate in December dominated the Warhawk Open college tournament in Madison with 1,513 for six qualifying games, in...
Parker Bohn III bowls clean round in soaring to lead after qualifying at PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open
Monday, May 8, 2017 10:00 pm
It wasn’t necessary for Parker Bohn III to fill every frame of his 8-game second round of qualifying to lead the PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open presented by Brunswick — he finished 62...
Non-member Todd Lathrop stays hot in leading PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open after first round
Sunday, May 7, 2017 10:00 pm
Coming off a stellar performance earlier this year at the 2017 USBC Open Championships, non-PBA member Todd Lathrop fired a perfect game and averaged more than 245 in taking the first-round lead at...
Katie Zwiefelhofer edges Shannon Labinski for Badger Queens title
Sunday, May 7, 2017 6:00 pm
Katie Zwiefelhofer edged Shannon Labinski 228-227 in the title match to win the 2017 Badger Queens on Sunday at Weston Lanes in Weston, the Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Association reported. The...
Defending champion Strikers, hometown Lumberjacks advance to finals of L.L. Bean PBA League
Sunday, May 7, 2017 2:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped. The defending champion Shipyard Dallas Strikers and hometown L.L Bean Portland...
More than 3 weeks later, Mike Rose Jr. and Scott Pohl complete Team NABR’s journey to top of Open Championships team all-events standings
Sunday, May 7, 2017 10:00 am
On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Mike Rose Jr. and Scott Pohl completed an Open Championships for their team that should be remembered for as long as the tournament continues. And if Team NABR holds...
Star-studded show: Liz Johnson, Rocio Restrepo, Diana Zavjalova, Danielle McEwan make stepladder finals of PWBA Storm Sacramento Open
Saturday, May 6, 2017 11:00 pm
If you asked fans to make a list of the top 10 bowlers on the PWBA Tour, there’s a solid chance Liz Johnson, Rocio Restrepo, Diana Zavjalova and Danielle McEwan would be on the list. In fact,...
How lane assignments are done at the USBC Open Championships
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10:00 pm
Who bowls on what lanes at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships long has been a topic that brings out what I call the #TinfoilHat crowd — those who see a conspiracy in...
Mike Jamrose wins 2017 GMBA/Milwaukee Hall of Fame Four Diamonds tournament
Saturday, May 6, 2017 3:00 pm
Mike Jamrose won the 2017 GMBA/Milwaukee Hall of Fame Four Diamonds tournament at Classic Lanes Menomonee Falls on Saturday. Jamrose earned $500 for the win. Ron Wallenkamp Jr. was second for $325...
Rocio Restrepo edges Liz Johnson for qualifying lead of PWBA Storm Sacramento Open
Friday, May 5, 2017 11:00 pm
Last season, the battle for PWBA Player of the Year went down to the TV finals of the season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship, with Liz Johnson edging out Rocio Restrepo, as I detailed in...