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The WORLD Series of Bowling: Sweden’s Jesper Svensson runs away with Chameleon Championship qualifying, England’s Stuart Williams leading World Championship
Thursday, December 10, 2015 11:59 pm
Bowlers from outside the U.S. are really putting the “World” in GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VII this week at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno. Young Swedish 2-handed lefty...
Brady Steinberg slams 825, Todd Steckelberg 803; Chad Wilson, Luke Olson fire perfect games
Thursday, December 10, 2015 11:55 pm
Brady Steinberg slammed an 825 series, Todd Steckelberg an 803, and Chad Wilson and Luke Olson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Steinberg competed...
With clutch finish, Danielle McEwan, Kelly Kulick break Korean hold on gold at World Women’s Championships
Thursday, December 10, 2015 12:45 pm
More than three decades ago I was watching a tense action match that ended with a clutch strike during the Super Hoinke Classic when one of the big money backers of a player involved said to me...
Ryan Ciminelli continues hot streak by leading qualifying of PBA Viper Championship
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 11:59 pm
Coming into the fall, Ryan Ciminelli was just one of many solid champions who compete on the PBA Tour. Then the DV8 staffer won the PBA Xtra Frame Las Vegas Open in a stellar Fall Classic and...
Jordan Zirbel fires perfect game
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 11:55 pm
Jordan Zirbel fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Zirbel’s second career 300 came in a 734 series in the Schwoegler’s Sportsmen’s League. The high...
Celebration of life of MBA Hall of Famer Bob Bussan set for June 4
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 4:00 pm
Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer (Class of 1982) Bob Bussan died Nov. 25. He was 87. There will be a celebration of his rich and well-lived life on June 4, 2016, from 2-6 p.m. at Prairie...
PWBA Tour expands from 11 to 14 tournaments for 2016, Players Championship returns in Ashwaubenon
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 1:00 pm
The success of the relaunch season of the PWBA Tour in 2015, which I detailed in this story, has resulted in an expanded schedule of 14 events in 2016, PWBA announced Wednesday. The highlight will...
Korea wins singles, trios gold as Team USA takes heartbreaking bronze in trios at World Women’s Championships
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 6:00 am
World bowling power Korea continued its domination of the 2015 World Bowling Women's Championships in Abu Dhabi by winning gold medals in trios and singles, though not before Liz Johnson and Team USA...
A different Australian makes bowling headlines: Sam Cooley averages 252.4 to lead Cheetah Championship qualifying
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 11:59 pm
If you told bowling fans that an Australian would lead the qualifying for the PBA Cheetah Championship presented by PBA Challenge Mobile Game, most would naturally think of World No. 1 Jason...
Yessss! Gregg Williams fires 836 series, ageless Bruce Bryan slams another perfect game
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams fired an 836 series and ageless Bruce Bryan slammed another perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Williams, who is known for his loud slapouts with a Yessss!,...
Local youth bowler Chad Dempski to attend UW-Whitewater
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Chad Dempski, one of the Madison area's top youth bowlers, announced Tuesday that he will attend and "hopefully" bowl for UW-Whitewater. "I would like to announce that I will be attending the...
Team USA trio hangs on to make medal round at World Women’s Championships
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 3:30 pm
One of the two Team USA trios survived a harrowing final game to squeeze into the medial round Tuesday at the 2015 World Bowling Women's Championships in Abu Dhabi, the United States Bowling Congress...
Dale Chlebowski, Bill Borchers take doubles lead in 3rd weekend of City Tournament
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 5:00 am
Dale Chlebowski and Bill Borchers took the the lead in doubles for the only lead change in the third weekend of the Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City Tournament...
Jim Fosdick’s 774, Monica Slinde’s 636 top Monday scoring
Monday, December 7, 2015 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired a 774 and Monica Slinde rolled a 636 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Fosdick competed in the Dream Lanes MARBA League and Slinde in the Viking Lanes Twilighters League....
Parker Bohn III, Pete Weber, Patrick Allen, Josh Blanchard kick off WSOB by earning spots in PBA Challenge Finals show
Monday, December 7, 2015 11:00 pm
GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VII kicked off at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno on Monday with four well-known champions earning half of the spots in the PBA Challenge Finals show that will...