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Jeff Prein earns biggest non-Year End payday in MAST history with repeat win at Dream Lanes
Sunday, October 9, 2016 8:00 pm
Thanks to a $500 boost from Madison Area Scratch Tour co-sponsor Matt Maly and M&J Truck and Auto Repair, Jeff Prein on Sunday earned the biggest payday in MAST history outside of a Year End...
Mike Krachey’s 753 tops Friday scoring
Friday, October 7, 2016 11:55 pm
Mike Krachey fired a 753 series to top Madison area scoring on Friday. Krachey competed in the Prairie Lanes Couples League. Jason Krueger was next with 752 in the Dream Lanes Pinheads League....
New job for Mike Jakubowski doesn't preclude PBA broadcasting
Friday, October 7, 2016 8:00 am
Mike Jakubowski, aka Mike J Laneside, announced on Facebook on Monday that he has a new job: Director of Game Operations for the Wisconsin Center District encompassing UW-Milwaukee, the Milwaukee...
Chippewa Valley Match Games set for Jan. 7-8
Friday, October 7, 2016 5:00 am
The 59th annual Chippewa Valley Match Games, one of the biggest tournaments in the northern half of Wisconsin, is set for Jan. 7-8 at Wagner's Lanes in Eau Claire, tournament organizer Denny Burkart...
Boom Scratch Doubles in Arkansas April 21-23 offers guaranteed $10,000 top prize
Friday, October 7, 2016 4:00 am
The annual Boom Scratch Doubles Tournament at Professor Bowl in Little Rock, Arkansas, is set for April 21-24. The tournament carries a $10,000 guaranteed top prize, according to the flyer and rules...
Chris Scharnke, Craig Swenson fire perfect games
Thursday, October 6, 2016 11:55 pm
Chris Scharnke and Craig Swenson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Scharnke’s second 300 of the season came in a 770 series in the Dream Lanes...
Rich Zarnstorff falls a pin shy of perfection
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 11:55 pm
Rich Zarnstorff fired a 299 game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Zarnstorff’s 299 came in a 715 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Lake City League. The high series on Wednesday...
Future Hall of Famer Sean Rash wins PBA Badger Open for milestone 10th career title
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 11:00 pm
Several years ago after he had won one of his PBA Tour titles — I don’t remember which year or how many — I told Sean Rash I hoped I was still around when he was being inducted into...
Mary Lo slams 728, Gregg Williams fires 63rd career perfect game
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 11:55 pm
Mary Lo slammed a Madison area women’s season-high 728 series and Gregg Williams fired his 63rd career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Using a Storm HAYWIRE in the...
Hurricane Matthew forces cancellation of weekend PBA Xtra Frame tourney in south Florida
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 4:00 pm
Powerful Hurricane Matthew has caused the PBA and host center Sawgrass Lanes to cancel this weekend’s PBA Xtra Frame tournament scheduled for the south Florida center. PBA announced in this...
Matt Lajter leads light-scoring Monday with 753
Monday, October 3, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Lajter led a light-scoring Monday of Madison area bowling with a 753 series. Lajter competed in the Waun-A-Bowl Niters League. Matt Gannon was next with 751 in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Jesse Hauge fires perfect game
Sunday, October 2, 2016 11:55 pm
Jesse Hauge fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Hauge’s 300 came in a 769 series in the Dream Lanes Survivor League. The top scores in youth bowling were...
Ryan Ciminelli rallies to win Xtra Frame Parkside Lanes Open for seventh PBA Tour title
Sunday, October 2, 2016 11:00 pm
A year ago, Ryan Ciminelli was a 2-time PBA Tour champion who was respected as a solid pro but not seen as one of the very best. Today, Ciminelli has seven PBA Tour titles, including the U.S. Open,...
Kyle Anderson repeats as MAST champion at Village Lanes
Sunday, October 2, 2016 8:00 pm
Kyle Anderson repeated as Madison Area Scratch Tour champion at Village Lanes on Sunday, beating me in the title match 246-221. Anderson qualified third for the top 16 for match play in the...
Webber International men, Grand View women win Midwest Collegiate Championships titles
Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:00 pm
The Webber International University men and Grand View University women won the titles of the prestigious Midwest Collegiate Championships at AMF Bowlero in Wauwatosa over the weekend. The Webber...