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John Janawicz wins Masters for 3rd gold medal of PABCON Championships
Friday, September 18, 2015 7:00 pm
I think it’s fair to say that it’s a widely held belief among top bowlers that John Janawicz would be a champion if he had tried/were to try the PBA Tour. I couldn’t find the...
Village Lanes holding 'Fall Brawl' — 5 tourneys for one entry fee — on Halloween weekend
Friday, September 18, 2015 11:00 am
Borrowing a concept Matt Gasn and Billy Gasn created and are holding next month in Maryland, Village Lanes in Monona is holding its "Fall Brawl" — five tournaments for one entry fee...
Badger Bowl hosting MBA Senior Masters, Senior City Tournament
Friday, September 18, 2015 8:00 am
The 2015-16 Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters and Senior City Tournament will be held in October and November at Badger Bowl, MBA Manager Bill Dennis announced Thursday. The Senior Masters...
3rd annual 2-pattern La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine & Spirit set for Nov. 21
Friday, September 18, 2015 5:00 am
If you’re a scratch bowler from Wisconsin or nearby, the 2-pattern La Crosse Open is one to put on your schedule. It’s a fun tournament with a great payout at one of the best 16-lane...
Don Krisher fires 11th career perfect game; Cher Breunig slams 708 series
Thursday, September 17, 2015 11:55 pm
Don Krisher fired his 11th career perfect game, and Cher Breunig slammed a 708 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Krisher’s 300 came in a 796 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Colombia ends 26-year Team USA gold medal streak at PABCON Men’s Championships
Thursday, September 17, 2015 7:00 pm
Ending a 26-year run by Team USA, Colombia won the team event gold medal Thursday at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Men's Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported in...
Gianmarc Manzione’s 'Pin Action' optioned for movie — but that doesn’t mean a movie will get made
Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 am
Gianmarc Manzione’s “Pin Action,” the great book about bowling’s famed action era and Ernie Schlegel, has been optioned for a movie, Manzione revealed in this interview on The...
Tim Gille fires 10th career perfect game
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 11:55 pm
Tim Gille fired his 10th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Gille’s 300 came in a 702 series in the Village Lanes All-Star Co-Ed Classic League. The top...
Team USA sweeps gold, silver in trios at PABCON Men’s Championships
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 7:00 pm
Team USA edged out Colombia to sweep the gold and silver medals in trios Wednesday at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Men's Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported....
Wayne Webb’s Columbus (Ohio) Bowl to host 2016 Barbasol PBA Players Championship
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 3:00 pm
Wayne Webb’s Columbus (Ohio) Bowl will host the 2016 Barbasol PBA Players Championship, PBA announced Wednesday. In announcing the ESPN TV schedule for the winter and spring, PBA had said the...
Bowlers must step up as fledgling WISBT comes to Madison area this weekend
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 8:00 am
Wisconsin Bowlers Tour operator Carl McDonald has made several changes in response to concerns raised by bowlers as the fledgling tour tries to attract a following. The WISBT will be at...
Rollie Truehl falls a pin shy of perfection
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 11:55 pm
Leaving a 4-pin on his final ball, Rollie Truehl fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Truehl followed his opening 299 using a Roto Grip MENACE with games of 159...
Puerto Rico holds off Team USA duos for gold medal in doubles at PABCON Men’s Championships
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 6:00 pm
On paper, doubles teams of Tommy Jones and Bill O’Neill and Sean Rash and Marshall Kent would figure to be heavy favorites in any competition they entered. But Cristian Azcona and Israel...
USBC makes slight tweaks to pro eligibility rules for 2016 Open Championships
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 11:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress has made slight tweaks to its eligibility rules for professionals for the 2016 USBC Open Championships. Any USBC member who won a PBA national title during the...
21st annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament set for late October, November in Marinette
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 8:00 am
The 21st annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament will be held for four consecutive weekends starting Oct. 23-25 at Dome Lanes in Marinette in northeast Wisconsin. The BSBC...