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Jessica Walter slams 742, Heath Coenen 807; Colin Schulz fires perfect game
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 11:55 pm
Jessica Walter slammed a 742 series, Heath Coenen an 807, and Colin Schulz fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Walter’s second 700 of the season came in the...
'Success' of USBC Open Championships changes starting in 2017 will be impossible to tell
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 7:00 pm
Update: This story has been updated based on a media conference call and Facebook Q&A USBC Executive Director Chad Murphy held back-to-back on Wednesday evening.   If nothing else, the...
9th annual Hammer Junior Hall of Fame tournament set for Sunday, Nov. 8 at AMF Bowlero
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 8:00 am
The 9th annual Hammer Junior Hall of Fame tournament is set for Sunday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. at AMF Bowlero Lanes in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa, and the entry deadline is Sunday, Nov. 1,...
Brad Hegge’s 771 tops Monday scoring
Monday, October 26, 2015 11:55 pm
Brad Hegge fired a 771 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Hegge competed in the Waun-A-Bowl Monday Niters League. JoDon Thompson was next with 769 in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Other...
Alex Bandli’s 692, Candace Kipp’s 600 top youth scoring
Sunday, October 25, 2015 11:55 pm
Alex Bandli fired a 692 and Candace Kipp rolled a 600 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Bandli and Kipp both competed at Prairie Lanes. Joey Reindl was next with 679 at Prairie,...
'Dead Money' proves to be anything but in winning PBA Team Challenge
Sunday, October 25, 2015 11:00 pm
They may not quite be household names for casual fans, but serious bowlers know well the formidable talent of Anthony Pepe, Matt McNiel, Matt O’Grady, Alex Cavagnero and Danielle McEwan. They...
Dave Beres wins 13th annual Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open Match Game Championships
Sunday, October 25, 2015 8:00 pm
Dave Beres won the 13th annual Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open Match Game Championships at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls on Sunday. Beres, who averaged 244 for the day, earned the $1,000 top prize by...
Jeff Prein tops Michael Scalf at Dream Lanes for 7th career MAST title
Sunday, October 25, 2015 8:00 pm
Jeff Prein defeated Michael Scalf 210-196 in the title match at Dream Lanes Sunday to win his seventh career Madison Area Scratch Tour title, MAST reported. Prein earned $492 for first and Scalf...
900 Global Phoenix leads qualifying in greatest field for team competition in decades
Saturday, October 24, 2015 11:00 pm
The old World Team Challenge featured great competition, but it wasn’t like the pre-PBA beer team era. There certainly were no teams in the World Team Challenge to rival the star power of...
Ashley Bell runs stepladder to win Milwaukee Women’s Open
Saturday, October 24, 2015 8:00 pm
Ashley Bell ran the stepladder and defeated top seed Jen Grisham 203-188 to win the Milwaukee Women’s Open at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls on Saturday, the GMWBA reported. The format was...
Gary Anderson, Dick Thomas fire perfect games
Friday, October 23, 2015 11:55 pm
Gary Anderson and Dick Thomas fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Anderson’s 300 came in a 764 in the Waun-A-Bowl Specials League. Thomas’ 35th career 300...
Danielle McEwan’s resume grows in big way with South Point PBA West Challenge win
Friday, October 23, 2015 8:00 pm
Among the world’s top young female bowlers Danielle McEwan might be most worthy of being considered the future of women’s bowling. Her stellar record representing Team USA was padded...
Bowlers too often are the sport’s worst enemy
Friday, October 23, 2015 2:00 pm
I’ve often written and said that bowlers too often are the sport’s worst enemy. Since I’m not immersed in any other sports the way I am bowling, I can’t definitively say it,...
Scott Holznagel, John Hjortland fire perfect games
Thursday, October 22, 2015 11:55 pm
Scott Holznagel and John Hjortland fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Holznagel’s 300 came in a 764 in the Dream Lanes Major League....
Memories of Dave Davis and Mike Aulby as Ryan Ciminelli beats top seed Anthony Pepe for PBA Las Vegas Open title
Thursday, October 22, 2015 11:00 pm
No matter how much a player leads a tournament by, when there’s a stepladder finals there’s always one more match to win to claim a title. The old saying is you have to win the...