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GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open set for Sept. 16-18 in Waterloo, Iowa
Friday, September 2, 2016 5:00 am
The first of this season’s two Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Opens is set for Sept. 16-18 at topography-maximized Maple...
Frequency Bowling Tour releases 2016-17 schedule
Friday, September 2, 2016 2:00 am
The Frequency Bowling Tour has released its schedule for the 2016-17 season, its fourth. Jonathan Schalow and Bryan Bannach again are running the FBT, which again will feature seven tournaments. As...
22nd annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament set for late October, November in Seymour
Thursday, September 1, 2016 5:00 am
The 22nd annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament will be held for four consecutive weekends starting Oct. 21-23 at Wally’s Seymour Bowl in Seymour. The BSBC donates...
Format, schedule enable players to fit the PWBA Tour into their 'real' lives
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 8:00 am
If you want to know why the PWBA Tour is about to wrap up a second successful season since USBC and BPAA resurrected it last year, you need only look to the format and schedule. While the old PWBA...
Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year races to be decided at season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 7:45 am
The PWBA Tour Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year races will be decided at this weekend’s season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship at Uptown Alley in Midlothian, Virginia. Rocio...
Rocio Restrepo survives low-scoring title match to win PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open for second title of year
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 11:00 pm
All season long, the PWBA hadn’t seen any big issues from having its standard tournaments taped at the sites of three majors, an arrangement I broke the news on in this story. That changed in...
Senior Scratch Bowling Association of Iowa releases 2016-17 schedule
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 3:00 pm
The Senior Scratch Bowling Association of Iowa has released its 2016-17 schedule on Wednesday. The organization runs monthly tournaments September through April across Iowa — and the Illinois...
10th annual Junior Hall of Fame tournament set for Sunday, Nov. 13 at AMF Bowlero
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 5:00 am
The 10th annual Junior Hall of Fame tournament is set for Sunday, Nov. 13 at 11 a.m. at AMF Bowlero Lanes in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa, and the entry deadline is Sunday, Nov. 1,...
Deal extends Barbasol sponsorship of PBA Players Championship for 2017, 2018
Monday, August 29, 2016 1:00 pm
If you look in my bathroom, you will see Barbasol shaving cream. If you’re a bowler and/or bowling fan, it should be in your bathroom too: Barbasol is a friend of bowling and a sponsor of...
Jay Watts hangs on to beat top seed Dave Beres for GIBA 11thFrame.com Open title
Sunday, August 28, 2016 11:00 pm
Lane 14 was a touch tighter than lane 13 all weekend during the GIBA 11thFrame.com Open at Cherry Lanes and that proved to be decisive in the title match between Jay Watts and top seed Dave Beres....
On Dave Armstrong's Petersen Classic squad, Liz Johnson fires 1,665 to take lead then Rick Thomas tops her with 1,673
Sunday, August 28, 2016 6:00 pm
Update Sept. 4: Dave Armstrong reports that Thomas and Johnson finished 1-2 in the Petersen. Dave Armstrong’s Petersen Classic squad almost is a guarantee of a re-writing of the leaderboard...
Kevin Kullman leads 11thFrame.com Open qualifying as cut takes under 200 average
Saturday, August 27, 2016 11:00 pm
The 2015 U.S. Open lane pattern proved to be as difficult as expected in the Greater Iowa Bowling Association 11thFrame.com Open qualifying at Cherry Lanes in Dubuque, Iowa, on Saturday, with under a...
Could media vote Pete Weber 2016 Bowler of the Year?
Friday, August 26, 2016 5:00 am
Pete Weber’s historic PBA50 Tour season left no doubt that he would be named PBA50 Player of the Year, and there also is no doubt in my mind that the International Bowling Media Association...
Ebonite injects mystery into bowling ball buying experience with new MISSION UNKNOWN balls
Thursday, August 25, 2016 6:00 pm
Will customers buy a bowling ball not knowing exactly what they will get? The bowling world is about to find out with Ebonite International’s Sept. 20 launch of the MISSION UNKNOWN balls that...
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes remodeling includes new synthetic lanes, approaches, party rooms, game room
Thursday, August 25, 2016 5:00 am
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, 2121 E. Springs Drive on Madison’s east side, is in the middle of a remodeling that includes new lanes and approaches, party rooms, and a full game room and redemption...