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Travel-weary Rocio Restrepo leads qualifying at PWBA Lexington Open
Friday, July 1, 2016 11:00 pm
Rocio Restrepo last weekend bowled the Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship, just missing the TV show, then taped the TV finals of the PWBA Greater Detroit Open late Sunday, then flew to Reno for the...
Rick Thomas leads 5 in 2016 MBA Hall of Fame class that has shameful omission
Thursday, June 30, 2016 8:00 am
I’ve spent my entire life in the Madison Bowling Association. I love my community and the bowlers in it. We’ve produced three USBC Hall of Famers (Connie Schwoegler, Darold Meisel and...
Update: John Forst dies shortly after receiving Jim Jaryszak Laneman Award at Bowl Expo
Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:00 am
At this point, I have no details other than this Facebook post by IBMA administrator Jackie Wyckoff:"SAD UPDATE ON JOHN FORSTJohn was found on the hotel property earlier today. He was...
Would making all brackets tournament-long for 2017 Open Championships solve 3-division brackets problem?
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:00 am
One of the much-discussed problems with the new 3-division format for the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is what it may do to brackets. The addition of the Standard division...
Mountain Lanes' remodeling to 10 lanes isn't end of State Tournament in Wausau, WSBA says
Monday, June 27, 2016 5:00 am
The remodeling of Mountain Lanes in Wausau that will reduce it from 24 to 10 lanes will not mean the State Tournament can’t go to Wausau, Wisconsin State Bowling Association Executive Director...
Spoiler alert: Results of the PWBA Wichita Open, Pepsi PWBA Lincoln Open, PWBA Greater Detroit Open
Sunday, June 26, 2016 11:00 pm
If you don't want to know who won the PWBA Wichita Open, Pepsi PWBA Lincoln Open, and PWBA Greater Detroit Open before the TV shows air, do not read this story. The stepladder TV finals of all three...
Clara Guerrero proves dreams do come true in winning PWBA Players Championship
Sunday, June 26, 2016 10:00 pm
Clara Guerrero has won numerous tournaments across the globe, most notably two Qubica AMF World Cups and a collegiate championship with Wichita State, made three U.S. Women’s Open TV shows, and...
Jakob Butturff edges Shawn Maldonado to win first PBA Tour title
Sunday, June 26, 2016 9:00 pm
Jakob Butturff and Shawn Maldonado have a lot in common, most notably unorthodox styles and loads of talents. They also had one other thing in common as Sunday dawned: Solid bowling resumes lacking...
Paul McCordic’s heartbreak hands Pete Weber historic win in USBC Senior Masters
Sunday, June 26, 2016 8:00 pm
An historic win by Pete Weber in the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Senior Masters at Sam's Town in Las Vegas likely will be remembered as much for how it was lost by Paul McCordic in...
Liz Johnson goes to her A game, soars to top seed of PWBA Players Championship
Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:00 pm
At the height of his dominance on the PBA Tour, Walter Ray Williams Jr. made “red ball up 5” a signature phrase indicating that he was playing his A game — and likely on his way to...
Top seed Pete Weber seeking more history, redemption at USBC Senior Masters
Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:00 pm
Perhaps bowling better than he ever has, Pete Weber on Saturday earned the top seed for the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Senior Masters. He will be seeking history — no player has won...
Anthony Simonsen aims for better Sunday after leading second straight PBA Xtra Frame qualifying round
Saturday, June 25, 2016 9:00 pm
Anthony Simonsen, the 19-year-old 2-hander who is a leading contender for PBA Player of the Year, earlier this month led qualifying Downums Waste Services PBA Jonesboro Open in Jonesboro, Arkansas,...
New PWBA Tournament Director Tennelle Milligan has been in players' shoes — though some may not know that
Saturday, June 25, 2016 2:00 pm
The new tournament director for the PWBA Tour knows exactly what the players are going through because she has been there, done that. But not all of the players may know that. Milligan earned the...
Kelly Kulick leads but Gabby Mayfield's inspiring bowling amid tragedy is the story at PWBA Players Championship
Friday, June 24, 2016 11:00 pm
For roughly 15 hours from Thursday afternoon into Friday morning, when she should have been preparing for the Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship, Gabriella Mayfield was trying to find out if her...
Amleto Monacelli among 16 unbeaten as he seeks repeat win at USBC Senior Masters
Friday, June 24, 2016 10:00 pm
Amleto Monacelli is in as good a position as he can be after the first day of match play as the Hall of Famer seeks to defend his United States Bowling Congress Senior Masters title. The EBI staffer...