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Seeking first title of year, Bob Learn leads after first round of PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship
Sunday, August 7, 2016 11:00 pm
Two weeks ago, Bob Learn Jr. withdrew early in the second round of the PBA50 South Shore Open as his creaky wrist started throbbing again. A little rest and Learn just missed making the stepladder...
Spoiler alert: Results of the PWBA Lexington Open, PWBA Rochester Open and PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open
Sunday, August 7, 2016 10:00 pm
If you don't want to know who won the PWBA Lexington Open, PWBA Rochester Open and PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open before the TV shows air, do not read this story. The stepladder TV finals of...
GOAT.? Liz Johnson wins fifth U.S. Women’s Open, eighth career major
Sunday, August 7, 2016 9:00 pm
Trying to determine who is the greatest ever is as unscientific an exercise as there is in sports as comparing players of different eras is problematic. That is especially true in bowling, where...
Ronald Hickland appointed head coach of Virgin Islands Bowling Federation
Sunday, August 7, 2016 8:00 am
Ronald Hickland, a USBC Silver level coach and CEO of Creating the Difference, has been appointed head coach of the Virgin Islands Bowling Federation, CtD announced in a news release. I must confess...
Shannon Pluhowsky completes amazing journey to top seed of U.S. Women’s Open
Saturday, August 6, 2016 10:00 pm
In what should go down as one of the more remarkable performances in bowling history, Shannon Pluhowsky on Saturday completed a rise from barely making match play to top seed for Sunday’s TV...
Singapore’s Shayna Ng surges back to lead in first round of match play at U.S. Women’s Open
Friday, August 5, 2016 10:00 pm
Shayna Ng started Friday in the lead at the U.S. Women’s Open at Stardust Bowl in the Chicago suburb of Addison, as I wrote up in this story. But she fell to fifth in the cashers round, with...
Singapore's New Hui Fen takes U.S. Women’s Open lead heading into match play
Friday, August 5, 2016 3:15 pm
New Hui Fen of Singapore grabbed the U.S. Women’s Open lead heading into match play Friday at Stardust Bowl in the Chicago suburb of Addison, according to scores posted on the Professional...
Weber Cup XVII will use World Bowling scoring system used in WBT Finals
Friday, August 5, 2016 5:00 am
The partypoker Weber Cup XVII, which starts Friday at 12:30 p.m. Central time in Manchester, England, will use the World Bowling scoring system used in the World Bowling Tour Finals in February. As...
Shayna Ng passes Tannya Roumimper for U.S. Women’s Open lead in final game of qualifying
Thursday, August 4, 2016 10:00 pm
Second-round leader Tannya Roumimper held her lead at the U.S. Women’s Open through Thursday’s third round until a 164 in her final game enabled Shayna Ng to pass her, the Professional...
Team USA competitors selected for 2016 PABCON Adult Championships
Thursday, August 4, 2016 6:00 pm
The Team USA competitors for the 2016 Pan American Bowling Confederation Adult Championships Sept. 12-23 at Bolera Departamental in Cali, Colombia, have been selected, the United States Bowling...
Brian Voss finally wins first PBA50 Tour title as Lennie Boresch Jr. falls as top seed for second straight week
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 11:00 pm
Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. has been the top seed on the PBA50 Tour two weeks in a row. And he has two disappointing losses in those title matches. Of course, when your foes are Hall of...
Tannya Roumimper steady on the fresh to take second-round lead at U.S. Women’s Open
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 10:00 pm
Indonesia's Tannya Roumimper was steady on the fresh oil Wednesday to move into the lead after two qualifying rounds of the U.S. Women’s Open at Stardust Lanes in the Chicago suburb of Addison,...
Green Acres Boxer Rescue again is charity tie-in to 11thFrame.com Open
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 5:00 am
Note: This story first posted on July 26, 2016. We are proud to announce that Green Acres Boxer Rescue will be the charity tie-in for the 11thFrame.com Open for the third straight year....
Jack Jurek moves into lead as qualifying ends at PBA50 Dave Small’s Championship Lanes Classic
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 11:00 pm
Jack Jurek was a member of one of the greatest teams in college bowling history: the 1984-85 West Texas State squad that also included Marc McDowell and brothers Mike and Mark Scroggins. After...
Amanda Greene takes first-round lead as burn squad dominates at U.S. Women’s Open
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 10:00 pm
Amanda Greene grabbed the first-round lead at the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open, averaging better than 227 for her eight games as B squad — the burn squad — grabbed seven of the top eight...