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Major ball companies to hold joint 'Industry Showcase' during Bowl Expo
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 7:00 am
The major ball companies announced recently that they will jointly put on an “Industry Showcase” during the June 27 to July 1 Bowl Expo in Las Vegas. Brunswick, Ebonite and Storm will...
Darin Johnson slams 813 series; Scott Schultz, Richard Guth fire perfect games
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 11:55 pm
Darin Johnson slammed an 813 series, and Scott Schultz and Richard Guth fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Johnson’s 813 came in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter...
Emir Cup down to 12 in Qatar
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 10:00 pm
The PBA International-World Bowling Tour H.H. Emir Cup is down to the final 12 for the final three steps of the tournament Wednesday at Qatar Bowling Centre in Doha, Qatar, PBA reported in this news...
James Wegner takes all-events lead, Kev Scholz and Dylon Wilde doubles lead, Cundiff’s Pro Shop team all-events lead at State Tournament
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 7:00 pm
The leaderboards at the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — are being re-written almost every weekend. As February came to a close, the...
USBC releases last webcast schedule for Open Championships, Women’s Championships
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 5:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress in this news release on Monday announced what will be the last webcast schedule for the Open and Women’s Championships. It will be the last year of...
Jim Meier fires perfect game
Monday, February 29, 2016 11:55 pm
Jim Meier fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Meier’s third career 300 came in a 721 series in the Waun-A-Bowl Niters League. The top series were Dave Young...
GoBowling.com renews sponsorship with PWBA Tour, will be title sponsor for Players Championship
Monday, February 29, 2016 11:00 am
GoBowling.com will return as a PWBA sponsor for 2016 and will be the title sponsor of the Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship, the Professional Women’s Bowling Association announced Monday in...
Tyler Trickle’s 737, Cila Freitas’ 668 tops youth scoring
Sunday, February 28, 2016 11:55 pm
Tyler Trickle fired a 737 and Cila Freitas slammed a 668 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Both players competed at Dream Lanes. Ricardo Portillo was next for the boys with 672,...
Dave Beres beats Shannon Buchan to win Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open
Sunday, February 28, 2016 8:00 pm
Dave Beres beat Shannon Buchan 233-202 in the title match to win the Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open on Sunday at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, GIBA...
Bowling has to be only sport where ‘fans,’ competitors would rip a celebrity charity event
Sunday, February 28, 2016 4:00 pm
The negativity of those who profess to love bowling — or at least care enough to spend time on social media posting about it — truly is amazing. I’m no huge fan of watching non-top...
Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open cut takes plus 24
Saturday, February 27, 2016 11:00 pm
The Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open historically has had difficult lane conditions that often produce a cut score of under a 200 average. Scores were a tad higher in the...
New Madison area resident Danny Verdecchia wins MAST Doubles at Sport Bowl with Derek Eoff in local debut
Saturday, February 27, 2016 8:00 pm
It was maybe a year ago that I got a Facebook message from a man I didn’t know but whose name seemed like one I had seen. Danny Verdecchia introduced himself as a bowler from the Atlanta area...
Tom Smyth fires 811, Chris Jackson 803, Scott Erickson 803
Friday, February 26, 2016 11:55 pm
Tom Smyth fired an 811 series and Chris Jackson each slammed 803 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Smyth and Jackson both competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed League, and...
GIBA releases lane pattern for Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open Feb. 27-28
Friday, February 26, 2016 4:00 pm
As traditionally has been the case, an average of 200 or a little more should be good enough to make the cut at the GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open at Maple Lanes in Waterloo,...
Rick Thomas, JoDon Thompson, Tony Scialabba, Adam Sharer fire perfect games; Brittany Pollentier slams 715 series
Thursday, February 25, 2016 11:55 pm
Rick Thomas, JoDon Thompson, Tony Scialabba and Adam Sharer fired perfect games and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 715 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday....