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Adam Barta adds to spectacular 2017 by winning Petersen Classic with 1,691
Sunday, September 3, 2017 8:00 pm
Adding to his spectacular 2017, Adam Barta officially became the winner of the 107th Petersen Classic on Sunday. Here was the Facebook post by the Petersen making it official: “The final ball...
Bowlers Journal's great report on Hurricane Harvey's impact on the Houston area bowling community
Sunday, September 3, 2017 4:46 am
Gianmarc Manzione of Bowlers Journal used his superb writing skills to craft a great story on Hurricane Harvey's impact on the Houston area bowling community. You can read it here. Click on...
Ten Pin Alley Bullseye Masters to use Route 66, Boardwalk, Rome lane patterns this season
Saturday, September 2, 2017 8:00 am
The Ten Pin Alley Bullseye Masters League has chosen to bowl on the Kegel Route 66, Kegel Boardwalk, and World Bowling Rome lane patterns this season. The Madison area’s top league voted for...
Who will join Liz Johnson, Kelly Kulick in TV finals of 2017 Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship?
Friday, September 1, 2017 9:00 am
Season points leader Liz Johnson and No. 2 Kelly Kulick earned spots on the TV finals of the 2017 Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship, which will air live on CBS Sports Network at 7 p.m. Central time...
PWBA dark years put a big 'What if' on the careers of all-time greats Liz Johnson, Kelly Kulick, Leanne Hulsenberg, Carolyn Dorin-Ballard
Friday, September 1, 2017 8:00 am
When the PWBA Tour went dark in 2003 for what turned out to be a dozen years, it did more than cut into the bank accounts of the best women bowlers — it also stamped a huge “What...
New PWBA Tour not better or worse than old PWBA Tour, just different, veteran stars say
Thursday, August 31, 2017 8:00 am
There is not a lot about the new PWBA Tour that is like the old PWBA Tour: the schedule and format are different, the players are more global, the competitive environment has evolved, and even the...
Junior Team USA member Ryan Winters takes 2 titles at 2017 Bowling.com Youth Open Championships
Thursday, August 31, 2017 7:43 am
Junior Team USA member Ryan Winters of Livonia, Michigan, won 2 titles in the U20 division at the 2017 Bowling.com Youth Open Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this...
Greater Iowa Bowling Association Iowa Open Nov. 19 will award spot in 2018 U.S. Open
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 1:00 pm
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association Iowa Open on Sunday, Nov. 19 will award a spot in the 2018 U.S. Open, GIBA administrator Joe Engelkes said in an email to GIBA members on Wednesday. The Iowa...
Ebonite extends sponsorship of Junior Gold Championships for 2019, 2020
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 12:00 pm
The Brands of Ebonite International — Ebonite, Track, Hammer, and Columbia 300 — have extended their deal as presenting sponsor of the Junior Gold Championships through 2020, the United...
In back-and-forth title match, Danielle McEwan edges Shannon Pluhowsky to win 2017 Nationwide PWBA Rochester Open
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 10:00 pm
It’s an old bowling axiom that when given an opening by an opponent, champions take advantage — “step on their throat” is an oft-heard statement. In the title match of the...
USBC adds week to 2018 Open Championships, boosting capacity to 8,300-plus teams; Bowlers Journal tourney, team practice to be held off-site at Syracuse center
Monday, August 28, 2017 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress announced that it has added a week to the schedule of the 2018 Open Championships in Syracuse, N.Y., increasing capacity to more than 8,300 teams. The week was...
Marc McDowell moves into third at Petersen Classic with 1,642, Lauren Sammel second for women with 1,511
Monday, August 28, 2017 8:00 pm
Adam Barta’s 1,691 is as much of a lock to win the Petersen Classic as any score probably can be in any tournament. But there’s been plenty of movement in the competition for second in...
Rhino Page beats top seed Chris Via to win PBA Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Classic for fifth PBA Tour title
Sunday, August 27, 2017 11:00 pm
In one of the lowest-scoring tournaments in PBA history, Rhino Page defeated top seed Chris Via 190-173 in the title match to win the PBA Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Group Classic at Pla-Mor Lanes in...
Jason Belmonte wins PBA-World Bowling Tour Lucky Larsen Masters in Sweden to tie E.J. Tackett at 3 PBA Tour titles in 2017
Sunday, August 27, 2017 8:00 pm
While many PBA Tour stars were competing in the PBA Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Classic in Coldwater, Ohio, over the weekend, others were battling in the PBA International-World Bowling Tour’s Storm...
E.J. Tackett wins Storm Cup points race as Chris Via leads low-scoring qualifying at PBA Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Group Classic
Saturday, August 26, 2017 11:00 pm
Chris Via led Saturday’s ultra-low-scoring qualifying of the PBA Xtra Frame Kenn-Feld Group Classic at Pla-Mor Lanes in Coldwater, Ohio, but the big winner Saturday was E.J. Tackett. Tackett,...