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Stoughton's Viking Lanes next Madison area center to switch to synthetic lanes
Monday, November 14, 2016 7:00 am
It’s been the year of synthetic lanes in Madison. Bowl-A-Vard Lanes replaced its 40 synthetics that were more than two decades old with news ones, as I detailed in this story. And then...
Nate Sime slams perfect game; Austin Minor’s 718, Allison Dempski’s 684 top youth scoring
Sunday, November 13, 2016 11:55 pm
Nate Sime slammed a perfect game and Austin Minor fired a 718 series and Allison Dempski a 684 to top youth scoring to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Sime’s second career 300...
Junior Hall of Fame tournament again awards more than $10,000 in scholarship funds
Sunday, November 13, 2016 10:00 pm
The 10th annual Junior Hall of Fame Tournament drew a record 99 teams, nine more than the previous high, and again awarded more than $10,000 in scholarship funds on Sunday at AMF Bowlero, tournament...
Rick Erce defeats Kevin Thompson for third MBA Senior Masters title
Sunday, November 13, 2016 8:00 pm
Rick Erce defeated Kevin Thompson 227-197 in the title match to win the Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters at Waun-A-Bowl on Sunday. Erce earned $257 for his third MBA Senior Masters title,...
Kyle Ward, Candace Kipp, Nathan Paske, Erica Lohr take top spots in BYBT at Dream Lanes
Sunday, November 13, 2016 6:00 pm
Kyle Ward, Candace Kipp, Nathan Paske and Erica Lohr won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Dream Lanes. Ward, who averaged 233, earned $148 for...
Rick Erce slams MBA season-high sixth perfect game
Friday, November 11, 2016 11:55 pm
Red-hot Rick Erce slammed his Madison Bowling Association season-high sixth perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Erce’s 20th career 300 came in a 779 series in the Dream...
Herb Kimpel fires 814-300, Steve Reiber also reaches perfection
Thursday, November 10, 2016 11:55 pm
Herb Kimpel fired a perfect game in an 814 series and Steve Reieber also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Kimpel, who rolled an 803 earlier this...
Bradley Thompson slams 812 series; Jim Fosdick fires 76th career perfect game
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 11:55 pm
Bradley Thompson slammed an 812 series and Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer Jim Fosdick fired his 76th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Thompson chained...
Cool French Canadian Francois Lavoie truly 'magnifique' in firing perfect game, winning 2016 U.S. Open
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 11:00 pm
As Francois Lavoie prepared to throw the final four strikes of the first perfect game in a U.S. Open TV finals, CBS Sports Network analyst and PBA Hall of Famer Marshall Holman nailed the cool French...
Mark Mansur fires 804, Becky James 727, Mary Lo 724, Jill Doucette 723; Jim Fosdick, Brian Hoffman slam perfect games
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 11:55 pm
Mark Mansur fired an 804 series, Becky James 727, Mary Lo 724 and Jill Doucette 723, and Jim Fosdick and Brian Hoffman slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Mansur...
Coach Mike Jasnau not surprised by top seed Marshall Kent’s domination of 2016 U.S. Open
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 11:00 pm
Famed coach Mike Jasnau, who has worked with Marshall Kent for several years, says he is not surprised by the young star’s domination of the 2016 U.S. Open. Playing from the right gutter on...
Brad Pflager falls a shot shy of perfection
Monday, November 7, 2016 11:55 pm
Brad Pflager fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Pflager fired a 298 game in a 746 series in the Village Lanes Utility League. Brian Lovely had the high...
'It doesn’t get much better than that,' Marshall Kent says after dominating day gives him 327-pin lead at 2016 U.S. Open
Monday, November 7, 2016 11:00 pm
In what almost certainly was the greatest cashers round/first round of match play day in U.S. Open history, Marshall Kent went from fourth to a 327-pin lead Monday in the 2016 U.S. Open at South...
Madison area high school bowling kicks off season
Monday, November 7, 2016 8:00 pm
The Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling season kicked off Monday at Ten Pin Alley in Fitchburg. Eleven boys teams and five girls teams are competing this year, meaning there are byes for both...
Huge cashers round lifts Marshall Kent to lead heading into match play at 2016 U.S Open
Monday, November 7, 2016 4:00 pm
Marshall Kent averaged more than 241 in Monday’s cashers round to soar into the lead heading into match play of the 2016 U.S. Open at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas. Kent, who set off...