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Nick Heilman on what his Nicholas J’s Pro Shop group learned from a tough 2019 USBC Open Championships
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 8:00 am
If you’re a top level bowler and you spend a bowling career going to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, you’re going to experience incredible highs and depressing...
Tom Smyth slams 814, Chris Smith 731, Mary Lo 705; Brittany Pollentier fires perfect game in 729 series; Dino Bratz, Tom Howery also reach perfection
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 11:55 pm
Tom Smyth slammed an 814 series, Chris Smith a 731, Brittany Pollentier fired a perfect game in a 729 series, and Dino Bratz and Tom Howery also recorded perfect games to highlight Madison area...
President Karl Kielich stating USBC is at 1.3 million members was right in line with prior reports
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 11:00 am
USBC President Karl Kielich delivered an interesting tidbit during the trophy presentation near the end of the Masters show on Monday night when he referenced that USBC has 1.3 million members. I...
Cody Roedner fires Madison Area USBC-leading eighth perfect game of season in 827 series
Monday, April 1, 2019 11:55 pm
Cody Roedner fired his 13th career perfect game in an 827 series to highlight Madison area bowling Monday. Competing in the Spartan Bowl Major League, Roedner opened with his eighth 300 of the...
No longer a major bridesmaid: Jakob Butturff redefines his career by winning 2019 USBC Masters
Monday, April 1, 2019 10:30 pm
It would be difficult to overstate all that was at stake for Jakob Butturff in Monday night’s title match of the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Masters at the Gold Coast in Las Vegas. Win...
New Madison Area USBC Hall of Fame has minimum qualifications, point system for automatic induction in Distinguished Performance category; nominations being taken through April 30, induction dinner Aug. 15
Monday, April 1, 2019 6:00 pm
When I talk about being from the best bowling culture in the world, I’m referring to things like what the merged Madison Area USBC has done with the new merged Hall of Fame. I was part of the...
Madison Area USBC annual meeting set for Tuesday, May 14
Monday, April 1, 2019 5:00 pm
The Madison Area USBC annual meeting is set for Tuesday, May 14 at 7 p.m. at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, MAUSBC announced in this post. Agenda items include the election of Vice President, one Youth...
LT Thomas falls a shot shy of perfection; Patty Nelson fires 681
Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:55 pm
LT Thomas fell a shot shy of perfection, rolling a 298 game in a 740 series in the Viking Lanes Specials League to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Casey Gibney was next with a 732...
As top seed of 2019 USBC Masters, Jakob Butturff in position to make PBA Player of the Year race a true 2-man battle; Mykel Holliman, Jake Peters, Mitch Hupe, Christopher Sloan also make stepladder finals
Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:00 pm
Jakob Butturff has repeatedly shown incredible mental toughness, battling back from some crushing defeats that have at times been self-inflicted. The lefty with the quirky corkscrew release and...
Jakob Butturff, Anthony Simonsen still alive in 2019 USBC Masters, PBA Player of the Year race
Saturday, March 30, 2019 11:00 pm
If anyone is going to make a run at Jason Belmonte in the 2019 PBA Player of the Year race they likely will need to win at least one of the two remaining majors and other titles as well, since...
Donald Miller’s 846 to take singles lead at State Tournament one of coolest things I’ve witnessed; Dave Gregor, Dane Wojciehowski take doubles lead with record 1,585
Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:00 pm
On a day our 11thFrame.com group shot the middling scores I expected on the State Tournament’s typically ultra-cliffed lane patterns, we did get to witness something that was one of the coolest...
More than 3 million watched PBA World Series of Bowling X shows on FS1
Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:00 am
More than 3 million viewers watched PBA World Series of Bowling X shows on FS1, PBA CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark said in a message Friday. WSOB X featured the Cheetah, Chameleon and Scorpion...
Jeff Barsness tops Friday scoring with 782
Friday, March 29, 2019 11:55 pm
Jeff Barsness topped Madison area bowling on Friday with a 782 series in the Sport Bowl Lions League. Joe Sirianni was next with 760 in the Dream Lanes Industrial Nites League, followed by Clint...
Jason Belmonte’s historic run ends as Solomon Salama leads 64 into match play at 2019 USBC Masters
Friday, March 29, 2019 11:00 pm
There wasn’t much doubt coming into Friday’s final round of qualifying at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Masters: Jason Belmonte’s historic run was going to end. In truth,...
Brad Miller edges Brian Robinson for 2019 PBA Don Carano Award at World Series of Bowling X
Friday, March 29, 2019 4:00 pm
Brad Miller edged Brian Robinson to win the 2019 PBA Don Carano Award at World Series of Bowling X, PBA announced Friday in this news release. The Carano Award is for the most improved player based...