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Friday sectionals set fields for 2015 XBowling Intercollegiate Singles Championships finals
Friday, March 13, 2015 10:00 pm
Competition Friday at four sectionals narrowed the fields to 24 men and 16 women who will compete for individual national championships in next month’s finals of the 2015 XBowling...
China, Japan could be keys to bowling’s Olympics quest
Friday, March 13, 2015 8:00 am
Developments in China and Japan could be keys to bowling’s quest to become an Olympic sport Brunswick, long a driving force behind bowling’s Olympic efforts, announced last month that it...
Craig Wells fires 800-300; Chad Hansen, Gabe Callies also reach perfection
Thursday, March 12, 2015 11:55 pm
Craig Wells fired a perfect game in an 800 series, and Chad Hansen and Gabe Callies also slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Wells sandwiched his...
Bowling industry offering new 'Bowl Like' youth effort
Thursday, March 12, 2015 9:00 am
The PBA, PWBA, International Bowling Campus Youth Development, Strike Ten Entertainment and ball manufacturers have teamed up on a new youth league program that encourages kids nationwide to Bowl...
Poplar Creek Bowl in suburban Chicago hosting USBC Queens Win a Spot tourney March 28
Thursday, March 12, 2015 8:00 am
Poplar Creek Bowl in suburban Chicago is hosting a United State Bowling Congress Queens Win a Spot tournament on Saturday, March 28 at noon. The Queens is scheduled for May 13-19 at Ashwaubenon Bowl...
52nd annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament runs March 28 to April 30
Thursday, March 12, 2015 7:00 am
The 52nd annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament will run from March 28 through April 30. The 3-person team tournament is 85 percent handicap based off of 230, with no negative pins for teams over...
Badger Bowl Pot o’ Gold Shoot Out on Saturday offers $1,500 top prize
Thursday, March 12, 2015 6:00 am
Badger Bowl’s Pot o’ Gold Shoot Out tournament on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. offers a $1,500 top prize for a $50 entry fee, based on 50 entries. Second will be $350 and third $150. The...
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes offering practice on USBC Open Championships team pattern on Monday nights
Thursday, March 12, 2015 5:00 am
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes is offering practice on the USBC Open Championships team pattern on Monday nights. The practice will be from 7-10 p.m. through April 27. The cost is $5 for unlimited bowling. A...
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County prepping for annual Bowl for Kids Sake fundraiser in early May
Thursday, March 12, 2015 4:00 am
One of the best known bowling fundraisers locally is Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County’s annual Bowl for Kids Sake. The organization is preparing now for the event, which will be held in...
Lauren Sammel slams 739; Rick Nolden, Jay Roderick, Aaron Koppes fire perfect games
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:55 pm
Lauren Sammel slammed a 739 series, and Rick Nolden, Jay Roderick and Aaron Koppes fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Sammel’s fifth 700 of the season came in...
Turbo Tech Collegiate Expo set for Chicago area before Junior Gold Championships
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 5:00 am
Update: The Expo is full but students still can get on the waiting list, Turbo announced on May 22.   The fifth annual Turbo Tech Collegiate Expo for high school bowlers is scheduled for...
Update: New ownership renovating Oshkosh Lanes, now Revs Bar & Grill
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 4:00 am
Update: Oshkosh Lanes has been renamed Revs Bowl Bar & Grill. Here is its Facebook page.   Oshkosh Lanes, which has been a State Tournament site, has changed ownership. After 41...
Nicole Russell fires 727-299, Becky James slams 705
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:55 pm
Nicole Russell fired a 299 game in a 727 series and Becky James slammed a 705 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Competing in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League, Russell’s 700...
Arick Ecker fires 795, Dick Thomas slams 794
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:05 am
Arick Ecker edged Dick Thomas 795-794 for the top score in Madison area bowling on Monday. Ecker competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League and Thomas in the Sport Bowl Merchants League. Other...
Led by Ron Wallenkamp Jr. and Tim Janz and Joe Janz and Scott Helm and Henry Teetz, top teams re-write State Tournament leaderboard
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 4:00 am
Led by Ron Wallenkamp Jr. and by Tim Janz and Joe Janz and Scott Helm and Henry Teetz, three of the state’s top teams re-wrote the leaderboard at the Wisconsin State Bowling Association...