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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...
Lance Bright’s 766 tops Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:55 pm
Lance Bright fired a 766 to top Madison area scoring on Wednesday. Bright competed in the Ten Pin Alley Hump League. Kevin Morrican was next with 762 in the Prairie Lanes Big Ten League. No...
Lefties excelling in PBA Fall Classic at South Point Bowling Plaza brings to mind one word: R E L A X
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:00 pm
I got a huge kick out of some of the social media chatter I saw Wednesday as left-handers excelled in the PBA Fall Classic at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas. In the Roth/Holman Doubles...
Steve Parkinson slams 835, Matt Ruhland 803, Patty Spires-Merkel 738; Bill McCafferty fires perfect game
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 11:55 pm
Steve Parkinson slammed an 835 series, Matt Ruhland an 803, Patty Spires-Merkel a 738, and Bill McCafferty fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Parkinson, who competed...
#TeamFish power: Connor Pickford, Anthony Simonsen cruise to top seed of intriguing TV finals field for PBA Roth/Holman Doubles
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 11:00 pm
Young power players Connor Pickford and Anthony Simonsen cruised to the top of an intriguing TV finals field for the Mark Roth/Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship finals presented by Storm at...
Dave Young Jr.’s 767, Addie Darga’s 641 top Monday scoring
Monday, October 19, 2015 11:55 pm
Dave Young Jr. fired a 767 and Addie Darga rolled a 641 to top Monday scoring in the Madison area. Young competed in the Riviera Bowl Monday Night Special League, and Darga in the Ten Pin Alley...
Team Fish’s Connor Pickford, Anthony Simonsen lead Roth/Holman PBA Doubles; Liz Johnson provides fireworks with 300 to get team into match play
Monday, October 19, 2015 11:00 pm
Connor Pickford and Anthony Simonsen earned the lead heading into match play of the Mark Roth/Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championships on Monday at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas. But it...
Update: On JR Raymond’s use of ‘defense’ in winning Columbia 300 Swerve InsideBowling.com Open
Monday, October 19, 2015 12:00 pm
Because I spent Sunday traveling and then at an event in the evening related to Monday’s United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame Committee meeting, I didn’t get to watch the webcasts...
Chris Lohr fires 742, Allison Dempski 655 to top youth scoring
Sunday, October 18, 2015 11:55 pm
Chris Lohr fired 742 and Allison Dempski slammed 655 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Lohr chained games of 280, 217 and 245, while Dempski rolled 245, 207 and 203, both at...
Marshall Kent wins $10,000 top prize at PBA Regional in Reno
Sunday, October 18, 2015 11:00 pm
In a battle of PBA Tour champions, Marshall Kent defeated Mike Wolfe 276-237 to win the PBA Xtra Frame Sands Regency Casino West/Northwest Regional presented by Radical Sunday at the National Bowling...
2nd Kyle Anderson wins 1st career MAST title
Sunday, October 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Earlier this season at Badger Bowl, young lefty Kyle Anderson won his first career Madison Area Scratch Tour title, as I wrote up here. On Sunday at Village Lanes, young right Kyle Anderson won his...
Josh Driver, Allison Dempski, Connor Carpenter, Kylie Chandler take top spots in season-opening BYBT at Dream Lanes
Sunday, October 18, 2015 8:00 pm
Josh Driver, Allison Dempski, Connor Carpenter, and Kylie Chandler won the division titles in Sunday’s season-opening Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Dream Lanes. Driver, who...
Doug Forde and Jason Wendt fire Baker 300 game, win Frequency Bowling Tour Doubles tourney
Saturday, October 17, 2015 10:00 pm
Doug Forde and Jason Wendt fired a Baker format perfect game in winning Saturday’s Frequency Bowling Tour Doubles tournament at Whitetail Lanes in Amherst Junction, FBT reported. The win was...
What improved TV ratings, younger demographics mean for PBA
Saturday, October 17, 2015 10:00 am
It’s not new news that PBA enjoyed a big spike in TV ratings during the 2014-15 season: it put out news releases and I wrote about the higher ratings in stories here and here. Officially, PBA...