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John Losse’s 774, Barb Dorn’s 601 top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 11:55 pm
John Losse fired a 774 and Barb Dorn rolled a 601 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Losse competed in the Dream Lanes Classic League, and Dorn in the Waun-A-Bowl Belles League. Phil Fry was...
Surprising success of new PWBA Tour doesn’t mean a 'real' PWBA Tour is coming — and that may be a good thing
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 8:00 am
When the re-launch of the Professional Women’s Bowling Association was announced last fall, the obvious concern was entries. I was among those who worried the PWBA might not be able to attract...
Las Vegas tournament is newest offering from Mike Flanagan’s InsideBowling.com
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 7:00 am
When Mike Flanagan left Storm Products in the spring, one of the things he said he wanted to do was expand the offerings of his InsideBowling.com in tournaments and webcasting. One of his first...
Chris Gibbons fires 793, Becky James slams 682 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 11:55 pm
Chris Gibbons fired a 793 series and Becky James slammed a 682 to top Madison area bowling on Tuesday as the 2015-16 season opened in earnest. Gibbons competed in the Dream Lanes All-Star Classic,...
‘Redemption Alley,’ re-worked book on legendary bowler Bob Perry’s life, a No. 1 Amazon new release as it goes on sale
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 6:00 pm
I was sent a review copy of “Redemption Alley: How I Lived to Bowl Another Frame,” the re-worked book on legendary bowler Bob Perry’s life, and really want to read it. I just...
Liz Johnson wins battle of survival with Shannon O'Keefe for U.S. Women's Open title
Sunday, September 6, 2015 6:00 pm
Liz Johnson’s expression — actually non-expression — after her final shot won the USBC Hall of Famer her fourth U.S. Women’s Open title said it all: Johnson didn’t so...
Matt McNiel wins 2015 Petersen Classic
Sunday, September 6, 2015 3:00 pm
Continuing one of the more extraordinary years by a non-PBA member in bowling history, Matt McNiel has hung on to win the Petersen Classic. McNiel said in a message on Monday that Petersen...
Shannon O’Keefe closes with 278 to complete rally to top seed for U.S. Women’s Open
Saturday, September 5, 2015 10:00 pm
Shannon O’Keefe came into Saturday’s final 16 games of match play in the Bowlmor AMF U.S. Women's Open in second place, but 256 pins behind defending champion Liz Johnson. And she still...
Defending champion Liz Johnson plays to her strength, extends lead at U.S. Women’s Open
Friday, September 4, 2015 11:00 pm
Defending champion Liz Johnson played to her strength and extended her lead in Friday night’s first round of round-robin match play at the Bowlmor AMF U.S. Women's Open. In Friday’s...
Terri Ward wins Senior Women’s Triple Crown Shoot-Out
Friday, September 4, 2015 8:00 pm
Terri Ward beat USBC Hall of Famer Linda Kelly 205-189 to win the Senior Women’s Triple Crown Shoot-Out on Friday at Brunswick Zone Carolier, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this...
Defending champion Liz Johnson fires high block of U.S. Women’s Open to take lead heading into match play
Friday, September 4, 2015 4:45 pm
Liz Johnson in Friday’s fourth round fired the highest block of the Bowlmor AMF U.S. Women’s Open to jump into the lead heading into match play, according to scores posted by PWBA in this...
Shannon O’Keefe stays ahead of moves, soars back into lead at U.S. Women’s Open
Thursday, September 3, 2015 10:00 pm
Shannon O’Keefe blasted the burn squad and took the lead in Monday’s opening round of the Bowlmor AMF U.S. Women's Open with an 1,842 8-game total. The 11-time Team USA member and...
Danielle McEwan surges past Shannon O’Keefe for second-round lead at U.S. Women’s Open
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 7:30 pm
On a lane pattern so tough just 25 of the 153 competitors are averaging 200 or better through the first 16 games of qualifying, Danielle McEwan averaged better than 225 for the second straight day to...
Top prize in Castle Lanes tourney Nov. 29 includes Storm amateur staff contract, Vise staff contract
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 5:00 am
A tournament on Sunday, Nov. 29 at 10 a.m. at Castle Lanes in Racine offers competitors a chance to be on staff with Storm and Vise Grips. For a $120 entry fee, the tournament offers a top prize of...
Shannon O’Keefe blasts the burn to take opening round lead of U.S. Women’s Open
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 10:00 pm
Taking advantage of the burn squad, Shannon O'Keefe closed with 276 and 256 to grab the lead after the first round of qualifying at the 2015 Bowlmor AMF U.S. Women's Open, PWBA reported. The 11-time...