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Brian LeClair’s pocket 7-10 enables Pete Weber to win record-tying third straight PBA50 Tour title
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 11:00 pm
When Brian LeClair let his shot go in the 10th frame of the title match of the PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open presented by Brunswick, Pete Weber figured his bid for a record-tying third straight...
Emily Eckhoff first to win consecutive 2016 Intercollegiate Singles Championships titles
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 10:00 pm
Emily Eckhoff made bowling history in a TV show taped last month that aired Tuesday night on CBS Sports Network, becoming the first player to win consecutive Intercollegiate Singles...
Classic Lanes Menomonee Falls/Channel 4 News Team grabs team all-events title late as State Tournament comes to a close
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 10:00 am
The Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — ended over the weekend at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes in Madison and Prairie Lanes in Sun Prairie with all...
Amleto Monacelli leads qualifying, Pete Weber second in pursuit of record-tying PBA50 Tour three-peat
Monday, May 9, 2016 11:00 pm
Hall of Famers Amleto Monacelli and Pete Weber finished first and second in qualifying as Weber seeks a record-tying third straight PBA50 Tour title in the Johnny Petraglia BVL Open presented by...
As expected, USBC Board re-elects Frank Wilkinson president, Cathy DeSocio vice president
Monday, May 9, 2016 6:00 pm
You don’t have to agree with everything the United States Bowling Congress is doing to acknowledge that the organization is operating with one solid voice — at least publicly. Between...
Almost time for our final hurrah at the Open Championships — ready or not
Monday, May 9, 2016 9:00 am
It wasn’t supposed to end this way. We just wanted to grow old together and enjoy whatever success we might find at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships while enjoying our...
Amleto Monacelli takes big lead after first round of PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open
Sunday, May 8, 2016 11:00 pm
Amleto Monacelli defied his personal history in taking a big first-round lead Sunday at the PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open presented by Brunswick at Farmingdale Lanes in Farmingdale, N.Y., PBA...
Entire pair records all 200s for singles at Open Championships; one minors pair, one team record clean games
Sunday, May 8, 2016 6:00 pm
Even in years when the lane conditions at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships are nowhere near as difficult as they are this year, a pair going an entire series with all 200s or a...
With clutch performances, Tommy Jones earns PBA League MVP as Dallas Strikers win title
Sunday, May 8, 2016 3:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped. Tommy Jones has been on the winning team in three of the four years of the PBA...
Kelly Kulick, Shannon O’Keefe, Hui Fen New, Jen Higgins make stepladder finals of Nationwide PWBA Sonoma County Open
Saturday, May 7, 2016 10:00 pm
One of the most surprising things about the 2015 PWBA Tour was that Kelly Kulick — indisputably one of the greatest female bowlers ever — did not win a title. That isn’t to say the...
Craig Mueller edges Paul Bloemer for Four Diamonds crown
Saturday, May 7, 2016 8:00 pm
Craig Mueller edged Paul Bloemer to win the GMBA Shallow Jewelers Milwaukee Hall of Fall Four Diamonds tournament on Saturday at New Berlin Bowl. The Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open Match Game...
Danielle McEwan leads tough first day at Nationwide PWBA Sonoma County Open
Friday, May 6, 2016 10:00 pm
A nearly flat short lane pattern produced a cut score requiring less than a 200 average in Friday’s first day of the Nationwide PWBA Sonoma County Open, PWBA reported. The top 32 in the...
National Bowling Stadium to host new military bowling event
Friday, May 6, 2016 5:00 am
The National Bowling Stadium in Reno will be hosting a new bowling event for active and retired military, the Reno Gazette-Journal reported in this story. The Biggest Little Veteran’s Week...
Setting of Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship for Virginia Sept. 1-4 completes 2016 PWBA Tour schedule
Thursday, May 5, 2016 10:00 pm
The last piece of the 2016 PWBA Tour is set with Thursday’s announcement that the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship will conclude the season Sept. 1-4 at Uptown Alley in Midlothian, Virginia....
Given second chance, Pete Weber strikes to beat Jack Jurek for PBA50 Mooresville Ford Open title
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 11:00 pm
When Pete Weber went high and left a 6-9-10 in the eight frame of Wednesday night’s title match, he gave Jack Jurek a chance to strike out and win the PBA50 Tour Mooresville Ford Open presented...