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Norm Duke’s epic win of 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open shows John Handegard’s record could be in trouble in 2021
Sunday, February 24, 2019 6:00 pm
John Handegard made PBA history when he defeated PBA Hall of Famer Mark Williams 278–247 to win the 1995 Northwest Classic and become the oldest player ever to win a PBA title at 57 years, 55...
Logan Williams leads qualifying as plus 18 makes cut at GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open
Saturday, February 23, 2019 11:00 pm
Logan Williams led Saturday’s qualifying with 1,684 for seven games and 1,418 made the cut at the second of this season’s two Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors/Community...
Danny Verdecchia fires 815, Lauren Sammel slams 742, Sarah Maciejeski 723, Kayla Klink 717; Scott Holznagel rolls perfect game
Friday, February 22, 2019 11:55 pm
Danny Verdecchia fired an 815 series, Lauren Sammel slammed a 742, Sarah Maciejeski 723 and Kayla Klink 717, and Scott Holznagel rolled a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on...
Jason Belmonte becomes fifth player in PBA history to earn top seed 3 tournaments in a row as he runs away from field at 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open
Friday, February 22, 2019 10:00 pm
Red-hot Jason Belmonte on Friday became the fifth player in PBA history to earn the top seed three tournaments in a row as he ran away from the field at the 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open....
Mary Lo, Brittany Pollentier each win 2 titles in 2019 Women’s City Tournament
Friday, February 22, 2019 6:00 pm
Mary Lo and Brittany Pollentier each won two titles in the 2019 Madison Area USBC Women’s Championships — aka the Women’s City Tournament — that concluded its 2-week run...
Latest GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open set for Feb. 22-24 in Waterloo, Iowa
Friday, February 22, 2019 6:00 pm
NOTE: This story originally posted Jan. 3, 2019. The second of this season’s two Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Opens is set...
Jason Belmonte loses lead, then closes with 300 to regain top spot heading into final round of match play at 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open
Friday, February 22, 2019 3:00 pm
Topography means no two bowling lanes are alike, and those differences only increase as players bowl and transition lane patterns, with those changes the greatest in the high-rev environment of the...
Marshall Holman, Amleto Monacelli named managers for USA vs. The World match at PBA World Series of Bowling X
Friday, February 22, 2019 2:00 pm
Hall of Famers Marshall Holman and Amleto Monacelli will be the managers for the USA vs. The World match at PBA World Series of Bowling X at Thunderbowl Lanes in the Detroit suburb of Allen Park next...
Don Dudley, Mike Krachey fire perfect games
Thursday, February 21, 2019 11:55 pm
Don Dudley and Mike Krachey fired perfect games — both in the Prairie Lanes Classic League — to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Dudley’s 300 came in a...
Jakob Butturff closes the gap on leader Jason Belmonte in first round of match play at 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open
Thursday, February 21, 2019 9:00 pm
If the 2019 PBA Tour season ended today, Jason Belmonte would have the strongest case for Player of the Year with a win and a second in the season’s two majors, along with a third in a regular...
Olympic organizers deliver an even more emphatic statement to bowling for 2024 than 2020: You're not what we want
Thursday, February 21, 2019 7:00 pm
While a lot of dedicated bowlers and bowling fans waste their time and energy arguing about whether things like lane conditions and ball technology are keeping bowling out of the Olympics, the...
Red-hot Jason Belmonte soars into lead heading into match play at 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open
Thursday, February 21, 2019 4:00 pm
A red-hot Jason Belmonte averaged almost 240 in Thursday’s third round of qualifying to soar into the lead heading into match play at the 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open at Woodland...
Todd Steckelberg fires 836; Brennan Stanelle, Chris Scharnke, Curtis Rauls slam perfect games
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:55 pm
Todd Steckelberg fired an 836 series and Brennan Stanelle, Chris Scharnke and Curtis Rauls slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Steckelberg rolled his big series in...
B.J. Moore averages nearly 238 to lead 2-pattern 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open after opening day
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 10:00 pm
B.J. Moore averaged nearly 238 to lead the 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Indianapolis Open after Wednesday’s first two rounds of qualifying at Woodland Bowl. Moore, who has a top PBA Tour finish of...
Sectional assignments announced for 2019 Intercollegiate Team Championships; sites also host 2019 Intercollegiate Singles Championships qualifying
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress on Wednesday announced in this webcast and this news release the sectional assignments for the 2019 Intercollegiate Team Championships. The sectional qualifiers...