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Close calls, but no Eagles at 2016 Open Championships for Matt McNiel, Linds Lakers  
Sunday, May 1, 2016 9:00 pm
Matt McNiel and his Linds Lakers teammates made strong runs in multiple events but came up short of taking any leads over the weekend at the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships....
Charly Boelter wins 2016 Badger Queens
Sunday, May 1, 2016 8:00 pm
Charly Boelter of Oshkosh defeated Katelyn Zwiefelhofer of Racine 245-202 to win the title match of the 2016 Badger Queens on Sunday at Sabre Lanes in Menasha, the Wisconsin State USBC Women’s...
Matt McNiel, Linds Lakers make a run at team lead, move into fifth with 3,187 at 2016 Open Championships
Saturday, April 30, 2016 11:55 pm
After starting with a solid 991 and a big 1,164, Matt McNiel and the Linds Lakers were set up perfectly for a run at the team lead at the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. ...
Red-hot Rocio Restrepo leads top 32 into cashers round at season-opening PWBA Tour Las Vegas Open
Saturday, April 30, 2016 11:00 pm
Red-hot Rocio Restrepo continued her recent roll by leading Saturday’s qualifying at the season-opening PWBA Tour Las Vegas Open at Texas Station, PWBA reported. The Colombian right-hander,...
Water leaking on lanes forces another move of competitors at 2016 Open Championships
Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:00 pm
In this story on April13, I wrote about problems with the aging heating, ventilation and air conditioning system at the National Bowling Stadium reported by ThisIsReno.com. The HVAC system is in...
USBC Convention delegates finally pass forced merger for state, local associations, and dues cap increase  
Friday, April 29, 2016 8:00 pm
More than a decade after the American Bowling Congress and Women’s International Bowling Congress merged to form the United States Bowling Congress, state and local associations that have not...
S&B Pro Shop just misses doubles, team all-events leads at 2016 Open Championships
Friday, April 29, 2016 8:00 pm
S&B Pro Shop 1 is one of the headlining names of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championship, although team members have changed at times over the years. On Thursday night, this...
USBC pledges that if delegates pass dues cap increase, its only dues increase through 2022-23 would be $3 in 2017-18
Friday, April 29, 2016 10:00 am
Proposal B3 that goes before delegates at the United States Bowling Congress Convention on Friday would lift the national dues cap from $10 to $15. (Total dues certified bowlers pay also typically...
2016 USBC Hall of Fame inductions another memorable night
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame inductions are by definition special: The very best in accomplishments and service are being honored. And each inductee has their special story. As a...
Update: $1.2 billion redevelopment proposal to transform swath of downtown Reno unveiled, paper reports
Thursday, April 28, 2016 12:30 pm
Update: Here is the Reno Gazette-Journal’s detailed story by Anjeanette Damon on the unveiling of the #1.2 billion redevelopment proposal — a sustainably built urban in-fill...
Daniel Bolan, Florida youth who started Strike for Vets to help wounded veterans, is 1 of 2 receiving USBC Youth Ambassador Award
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 7:00 am
Daniel Bolan of Orlando,  Florida, and Jenna Rose Harrington of Barneveld, N.Y., are the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Youth Ambassadors of the Year and they will be honored at the USBC...
MBA Hall of Famer Joel Carlson makes big run, but loses in stepladder to eventual winner Pete Weber in PBA50 UnitedHealthcare Sun Bowl In The Villages
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 11:00 pm
Hall of Famer and living legend Pete Weber won the PBA50 UnitedHealthcare Sun Bowl In The Villages on Tuesday, but the story for people in my area was Joel Carlson, a Madison Bowling Association Hall...
Emily Peterson takes all-events lead, Shawna Strause and Heidi Woods doubles lead at 2016 Women’s Championships
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 8:00 pm
Emily Peterson grabbed the all-events lead and Shawna Strause and Heidi Woods the doubles lead in the Diamond Division at the 2016 USBC Women’s Championships, the United States Bowling Congress...
Stardust Lanes in suburban Chicago hosting new High School Bowlers Showcase June 4-5
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 12:00 pm
High school bowlers have a third collegiate recruiting event offering with the new High School Bowlers Showcase that will debut June 4-5 at Stardust Lanes in the Chicago suburb of Addison. The sixth...
Young PBA stars Jesper Svensson, Marshall Kent, Kyle Troup should spice up Weber Cup XVII
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 10:30 am
Three young PBA stars will make their debut in Weber Cup XVII in Manchester, England Aug. 5-7, TalkTenpin.net reported in this story. Team Europe, which has won the last three Weber Cups, again will...