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Dan Eith, BIll Cook, Steve Reiber fire perfect games; Brittany Pollentier slams 709 series
Thursday, March 17, 2016 11:55 pm
Dan Eith, Steve Reiber and Bill Cook fired perfect games, and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 709 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Eith’s 300 came in a 720...
The most amazing thing about Syl Thiel’s record-tying 71 years of Open Championships competition
Thursday, March 17, 2016 4:00 am
Note: I am adding to the story I wrote last year after Sylvester Thiel competed in his 70th USBC Open Championships. On Wednesday at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno, the 93-year-old Thiel...
Mary Lo fires 708 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 11:55 pm
Mary Lo fired a 708 to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Lo competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts League. Kurt Opie led men’s scoring with 781 in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Robert J. Bures, teammates are latest to re-set top of leaderboards at 2016 Open Championships
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 11:59 pm
As is often the case early in the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, new leaders have emerged frequently, although perhaps not on quite the near-daily basis of this year. However,...
Kent Bryan slams 800 series; Cody Zirbel, Kevin Johnson fire perfect games
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 11:55 pm
Kent Bryan slammed an 800 series and Cody Zirbel and Kevin Johnson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bryan’s supernational came in the Dream Lanes All-Star...
Anthony Simonsen earns 'call up' to Team USA
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 11:00 am
In a move somewhat akin to a baseball player being called up the major league club after tearing up the minors, 2016 USBC Masters champion Anthony Simonsen has been added to the Team USA roster for...
Wickliffe Lanes of Ohio takes team lead with first 3,200 of 2016 Open Championships
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 4:00 am
If you go back to Facebook in March of last year after ND Storm closed team event with a 1,223 game (for 3,149), you’d probably see a decent amount of speculation about what it meant for scores...
Matt Ruhland’s 767 tops Monday scoring
Monday, March 14, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Ruhland rolled a 767 to top a quiet night of scoring in Madison area leagues. Ruhland competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Tom Rogers was next with 755 in the Prairie Lanes Major League,...
Matt Smallin back in Open Championships headlines, grabbing leads with 785 in singles, 2,060 all-events
Monday, March 14, 2016 7:00 pm
North Dakota’s Matt Smallin is in the headlines at the USBC Open Championships for the second straight year. Smallin took the lead in singles with 785 and all-events with 2,060 on Monday at...
Tommy Jones, Chris Via, Stefanie Johnson, Shannon Pluhowsky to represent U.S. at World Games qualifying event
Monday, March 14, 2016 6:00 pm
Tommy Jones, Chris Via, Stefanie Johnson and Shannon Pluhowsky have been selected to represent the U.S. at the Pan American Bowling Confederation Champion of Champions next month in Puebla, Mexico,...
Rob Schuh takes all-events lead, Doug Leikness singles lead, Heath Haug and Eric Shelby doubles lead in big weekend at State Tournament
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:59 pm
Rob Schuh took the all-events lead, Doug Leikness the singles lead, and Heath Haug and Eric Shelby the doubles lead in a big weekend at the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships...
Leaderboards get shake-up at Women’s State Tournament in Fox Valley
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:57 pm
Several big scores shook up the leaderboards at the Wisconsin State USBC Women’s Bowling Association Championships — aka Women’s State Tournament — in the Fox Valley over the...
Derek Eoff fires 813 for third supernational of season
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:55 pm
Derek Eoff fired an 813 series for his third supernational of the season to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Competing in the Waun-A-Bowl Couples League, Eoff opened with a 298 game,...
Defending champs Wichita State men, North Carolina AT&T women advance to Intercollegiate Team Championships; both UW-Whitewater teams advance
Sunday, March 13, 2016 10:00 pm
The defending champion Wichita State men and North Carolina AT&T women advanced to the 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships in sectional competition over the weekend, the United States Bowling...
Will Barnes, teammates re-write top of leaderboards in solid weekend at 2016 Open Championships
Saturday, March 12, 2016 10:00 pm
Their scores aren’t going to win Eagles, but Will Barnes and his 5 ICT Bowlers teammates should cash some solid checks after taking over the lead in every event in a solid weekend at the 2016...