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At 70, Japan’s Junichi Yajima beats top seed Ron Mohr to win ITRC Super Senior Classic
Sunday, June 19, 2016 10:00 pm
In five decades of coming to the U.S. to compete in top tournaments, Japan’s Junichi Yajima’s top win prior to this weekend was a PBA Regional. On Sunday, the 70-year-old right-hander...
Strong finish carries Rocio Restrepo to top seed of PWBA Greater Detroit Open; Sin Li Jane, Stefanie Johnson, Tannya Roumimper also make stepladder finals
Saturday, June 18, 2016 11:00 pm
A strong finish carried Rocio Restrepo to the qualifying lead of the PWBA Greater Detroit Open on Friday and that scenario repeated itself on Saturday as Restrepo earned the top seed for the...
After faltering slightly, Ron Mohr snaps back to maintain lead through qualifying at ITRC Super Senior Classic
Saturday, June 18, 2016 10:00 pm
Ron Mohr came into the 2016 International Training and Research Center Super Senior Classic as the hottest super senior bowler in the world and continued that by leading Friday’s first round...
Rocio Restrepo continues strong 2016 by taking opening-round lead of PWBA Greater Detroit Open
Friday, June 17, 2016 11:00 pm
In the second year of the re-launched PWBA Tour, Rocio Restrepo is developing into a top player. In six events going into this week’s Greater Detroit Open, the native of Colombia has cashed in...
Ron Mohr continues hot streak by taking opening-round lead of ITRC Super Senior Classic
Friday, June 17, 2016 10:00 pm
Not counting the incomparable Pete Weber, Ron Mohr is the hottest player in senior bowling, having led qualifying in the past two PBA50 Tour events and finishing fourth in the PBA50 Northern...
Clutch final frame propels amazing Brandon Novak into all-events lead at 2016 Open Championships
Friday, June 17, 2016 9:00 pm
About four or five years ago, Brandon Novak was “real high” on wanting to go to Saginaw Valley State University, where he would bowl for legendary coach Dan Dorion. The two arranged to...
Nearly historic Open Championships likely to result in team all-events Eagle for Higgy's Aquarium — just don’t call it a lock
Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00 pm
Short of a 900 series in singles, there is no such thing as a “lock” score for an Eagle at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. I’ve been down that road with the...
Sam’s Town set to host Super Senior Classic, Senior Masters back to back
Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00 am
The center of the senior bowling universe for the next week is Sam’s Town Bowling Center in Las Vegas. The International Training and Research Center Super Senior Classic for bowlers 60 and...
New Bowl4Life, YES partnership worthy of every bowler’s support — it has mine
Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00 am
If you know Chuck Gardner and don’t like him, I would like to hear your story because you’re seeing something I have not. You might think it odd to hear that coming from a life-long...
In figurative David and Goliath match for title of PBA50 Northern California Classic, Noel Vazquez ends Pete Weber’s 'Drive for Five'
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 10:00 pm
It would be hard to set up more of a David and Goliath match than Wednesday’s title match of the PBA50 Northern California Classic presented by MOTIV. Noel Vazquez, with two PBA regional and...
Shannon O'Keefe replaces pain of U.S. Open loss with joy of victory in Nationwide PWBA Sonoma County Open
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 11:00 pm
The image was one of the most memorable of the 2015 PWBA Tour: Shannon O’Keefe slumped in her chair, head in hands after opening the 10th frame in losing the U.S. Women’s Open title match...
Ron Mohr leads PBA50 qualifying again, now seeks win in Northern California Classic
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 10:00 pm
Ron Mohr has been dominating qualifying in the PBA50 Tour this year, but Pete Weber has been doing most of the winning. In this week’s PBA50 Northern California Classic presented by MOTIV,...
Ron Mohr leading qualifying again as Pete Weber sits third in pursuit of fifth straight PBA50 Tour win in Northern California Classic
Monday, June 13, 2016 10:00 pm
The main storyline in the PBA50 Northern California Classic presented by MOTIV is whether Pete Weber can win his fifth straight PBA50 Tour event. Weber took last week off as he bowled the USBC Open...
USBC clarification of pro rules for 2017 Open Championships means I will be dropping my PBA card to stay with our 11thFrame.com teams
Monday, June 13, 2016 9:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress has modified its rules covering the participation of professionals in the 2017 Open Championships to make the wording match what USBC says its intention was. The...
BowersBowlingTour.com shows how Eagle chances can turn on good, bad breaks in taking team all-events lead at Open Championships
Saturday, June 11, 2016 11:30 pm
When the HornswogglerS edged into the 2016 United States Bowing Congress Open Championships team all-events lead by just nine pins last month, one of the shots that made the difference was a 7-10...