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B.J. Moore III, Darren Tang make first PBA Tour TV shows in Cheetah Championship; Anthony Simonsen, Mike Wolfe also make show
Thursday, December 8, 2016 2:00 pm
Youth was served in the Cheetah Championship Round of 8 at the National Bowling Stadium on Thursday morning. B.J. Moore III, 28, and Darren Tang, 23, qualified for their first PBA Tour TV finals,...
Pepsi renews PWBA sponsorship for 2017
Thursday, December 8, 2016 10:00 am
As someone who tries very hard to support those who support bowling and an admitted Diet Mountain Dew addict, I’m always hoping that Pepsi continues its long relationship with the sport. So I...
Walter Ray Williams Jr. eyes more PBA history after beating Pete Weber in Shark Championship to make second Round of 8 at World Series
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 11:59 pm
Every once in a while Walter Ray Williams Jr. asks himself why he’s still out on the PBA Tour competing with young men one-third his age and much more powerful. That’s natural when...
Jim Fosdick fires 774, Theresa Holmes slams 673 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired a 774 series and Theresa Holmes slammed a 673 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Fosdick competed in the Dream Lanes MARBA League and Holmes in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed...
E.J. Tackett, Jesper Svensson on collision course in Scorpion Championship that could decide PBA Player of the Year
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 6:00 pm
E.J. Tackett and Jesper Svensson on Wednesday advanced to Thursday’s Round of 8 in the PBA Scorpion Championship, putting themselves on a collision course to potentially battle for the title on...
Top seed E.J. Tackett even money favorite for PBA World Championship, but likely a bad bet based on history
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 12:00 pm
Not surprisingly, top seed E.J. Tackett is the even money favorite to win the PBA World Championship as William Hill Race & Sports Book set a betting line for the tournament for its Nevada...
Figurative kick in the butt from wife kept hobbled Pete Weber in World Series that grows more amazing as he makes Chameleon Championship Round of 8
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 11:59 pm
Hobbled by his chronically aching left hip, Pete Weber was four games into the Chameleon Championship qualifying round and ready to throw in the towel on his GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VIII...
Mary Lo fires 709; Nate Smith slams perfect game
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 11:55 pm
Mary Lo fired a 709 series and Nate Smith slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Lo’s 709 came in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League and was her third 700 of...
Straighter is greater in Cheetah Championship bracket matches as field reduced to 8
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 6:00 pm
For years, straighter was greater on the 35-foot Cheetah lane pattern, but in recent years power players going left to right have thrived on Cheetah. That still was the case in Cheetah Championship...
E.J. Tackett cruises to top seed of PBA World Championship again, but 2016 show field offers different challenge
Monday, December 5, 2016 11:59 pm
E.J. Tackett on Monday earned the top seed for the TV finals of the PBA World Championship for the second straight year, but the rest of the stepladder finals field could not be more different. A...
Ray Nelson, Cliff Alt fire perfect games
Monday, December 5, 2016 11:55 pm
Ray Nelson and Cliff Alt fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Nelson’s 300 came in a 765 series in the Prairie Lanes Major League. The 765 topped Monday scoring....
Monona Grove boys, Marshall/Cambridge/East girls hold leads in Madison area high school bowling after fifth week
Monday, December 5, 2016 8:00 pm
The Monona Grove boys and Marshall/Cambridge/East girls maintained their leads in Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling after the fifth week of the season Monday. Eleven boys teams and five girls...
E.J. Tackett extends PBA World Championship lead to 217 pins as Dom Barrett moves into second, Pete Weber hangs in third with round to go
Monday, December 5, 2016 5:00 pm
E.J. Tackett extended his PBA World Championship lead to 217 pins on Monday afternoon as Dom Barrett moved into second and a hobbling Pete Weber hung onto third with one round of match play to go....
World Series proving to be a coming out party for B.J. Moore III
Monday, December 5, 2016 12:00 pm
B.J. Moore III has been the breakout player at GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VIII, making the cut to match play in all four animal pattern championships and the PBA World Championship. And that...
E.J. Tackett holds lead in PBA World Championship as hobbled Pete Weber makes stirring run to second
Sunday, December 4, 2016 11:59 pm
There is no denying that E.J. Tackett has bowled the best in the PBA World Championship, but there’s also no doubt that Pete Weber is the best story of the major event of GEICO PBA World Series...