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Ronald Hickland says his Creating the Difference is a 'new type of coaching experience'
Friday, April 22, 2016 8:00 am
Ronald Hickland Jr. spent almost 14 years at Ebonite working as a ball designer before he was laid off in February 2015. At the time, he posted this on Facebook: “I am grateful to have been...
Defending women’s champion North Carolina AT&T among unbeatens at 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships
Thursday, April 21, 2016 11:59 pm
After two rounds of best-of-7, double-elimination match play, defending women’s champion North Carolina AT&T is one of the eight remaining unbeaten teams at the 2016 Intercollegiate Team...
Matt Hamen’s 789 tops Thursday scoring
Thursday, April 21, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Hamen fired a 789 to top Madison area bowling on Thursday as the 2015-16 season winds down. Hamen competed in the Prairie Lanes Classic League. Jim Fosdick was next with 784 in the Dream Lanes...
PBA Tour title at stake in suburban Chicago this weekend
Thursday, April 21, 2016 5:00 am
A PBA Tour title and $10,000 top prize are at stake this weekend at Liberty Lanes in the northwest Chicago suburb of Carpentersville.   The PBA Xtra Frame Storm Open features practice and a...
Michael Coffey, Brittany Smith voted college bowling MVPs by coaches, Players of the Year by media
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 10:00 pm
Lindenwood sophomore Michael Coffey and Grand View junior Brittany Smith have been voted Most Valuable Players for the 2015-2016 college bowling season by the National Collegiate Bowling Coaches...
Numerical factoring limits on drillings most interesting part of new 2016 U.S. Open rules
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 8:00 pm
I’ve found it comical how many people think the new equipment rules for the 2016 U.S. Open announced by the United States Bowling Congress on Tuesday are somehow going to “level”...
2016 U.S. Women's Open will be at Stardust Bowl in suburban Chicago
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 4:00 pm
Filling in one of the last remaining pieces of its 2016 schedule, the PWBA Tour announced in this news release Wednesday that the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open will be at Stardust Bowl in the...
Chad Dempski wins Fred G. Engelke scholarship
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 4:00 am
Chad Dempski of Marshall is the recipient of the $1,000 Fred G. Engelke memorial scholarship, the Madison Bowling Association announced in this news release this week. The scholarship continues to...
Walter Ray Williams Jr. wins PBA50 Pasco County Florida Open in greatest stepladder finals of all time — and why the rest of us bother trying
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 10:00 pm
With 171 PBA Tour title among the five players, Tuesday night’s stepladder finals of the PBA50 Tour Pasco County Florida Open was the greatest in PBA history. And the greatest winner of the...
Team NABR moves into third in team all-events with 9,525 at 2016 Open Championships
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 9:00 pm
2015 team champion Team NABR made a run at the team all-events, but came up a bit short Tuesday at the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. After 3,132 in team before the BowlTV...
Magical season of Racine’s Stephanie Schwartz continues as she makes TV show for 2016 Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 8:00 pm
The magical season of Racine native Stephanie Schwartz continued Tuesday as she made the 8-player TV field for the Intercollegiate Singles Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported....
Facing long odds, defending champion Team NABR grinds to 3,132 to move into ninth at 2016 Open Championships
Monday, April 18, 2016 11:59 pm
I think most serious United States Bowling Congress Open Championships competitors would agree that the hardest game you bowl all year is the first game of team event at the tournament. The lanes...
With Parker Bohn III as 'guide,' PBA50 Tour rookie John Donovan leads qualifying at Pasco County Florida Open
Monday, April 18, 2016 11:57 pm
John Donovan had a great “guide” for his PBA50 Tour debut: Hall of Famer Parker Bohn III, the defending champion of the PBA50 Pasco County Florida Open at Lane Glo Bowl in New Port...
Tony Ballweg fires perfect game
Monday, April 18, 2016 11:55 pm
Tony Ballweg fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday as the 2015-16 season winds down. Ballweg’s 300 came in a 655 series in the Prairie Lanes Major League. The top...
Rick Volhard, Derek Eoff narrowly miss doubles lead at 2016 Open Championships
Monday, April 18, 2016 5:00 pm
Going into the 10th frame of their final game of doubles Monday afternoon at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, Rick Volhard and Derek Eoff could have struck out for 1,382,...