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Jim Fosdick fires 826-300, Jeremy Krueger slams 801, Jay Roderick reaches perfection
Friday, November 8, 2019 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 826 series that featured a perfect game, Jeremy Krueger slammed an 801 series, and Jay Roderick recorded a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Competing in...
Bowlero puts its money where its mouth is with a $400,000 boost to 2020 PBA Tour on FOX Sports tourneys — here's what needs to happen next
Friday, November 8, 2019 6:00 pm
When Bowlero finally announced its acquisition of the PBA that I was the first media entity to report on, I told those with a dim view of Bowlero and/or the deal to wait to see what happens. I wrote...
Some obvious candidates stand out as nominations open for the PWBA Hall of Fame for 2020
Friday, November 8, 2019 4:00 pm
When only Leanne Hulsenberg and Wendy Macpherson were elected to the resurrected PWBA Hall of Fame last year in the Performance Category, I wrote that it was an understandable move by the PWBA Hall...
Bob Grabow, Matt Ziegler fire perfect games; Lisa Kolosso slams 717 series
Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:55 pm
Bob Grabow and Matt Ziegler fired perfect games, and Lisa Kolosso slammed a 717 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Grabow’s third career 300 came in a 759...
Dom Barrett, Maria Jose Rodriguez win titles in a very different World Bowling Tour Finals
Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:00 pm
If you haven’t been paying attention, the 2019 World Bowling Tour Finals was very different than the WBT Finals you’ve come to know in recent years. Gone were the simple 3-person...
A.J. Ziegler rolls 741, Mary Lo slams 680 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:55 pm
A.J. Ziegler rolled a 741 series and Mary Lo slammed a 680 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Ziegler competed in the Sport Bowl All-Stars League and Lo in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts...
'Current frame scoring king' Dom Barrett wins Kuwait Open for 8th PBA Tour title, advances to World Bowling Tour Finals
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:00 pm
In February 2016, Dom Barrett won the World Bowling Tour Finals while firing a 10-strike perfect game to earn a $10,000 bonus in the event that used the current frame scoring system, as I detailed in...
Heath Haug, Chris Gibbons, Mike Sauk fire perfect games
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 11:55 pm
Heath Haug, Chris Gibbons and Mike Sauk fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Haug’s 31st career 300 came in a 746 series in the Prairie Lanes NFL League....
Patrick Healey Jr., Bob Learn Jr., Andrew Cain, Jim Zebehazy elected to USBC Hall of Fame; National ballot of 6 men, 2 women again forces brutally difficult choices with voting system that should change
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 5:00 pm
Patrick Healey Jr., Bob Learn Jr., Andrew Cain and Jim Zebehazy have been elected to the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame and six men and two women have been selected for the national...
Dewey Sime, Greg Schmitz fire perfect games to highlight Monday scoring
Monday, November 4, 2019 11:55 pm
Dewey Sime and Greg Schmitz fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Sime’s third career 300 came after games of 247 and 223 in a 770 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban...
Dennis Trautsch fires perfect game to highlight weekend bowling
Sunday, November 3, 2019 11:55 pm
Dennis Trautsch fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Trautsch’s 300 came in a 726 series in the Dream Lanes Pinheads League. Here is video of the close of...
Derek Eoff edges Rick Erce 206-205 to win MAST at Leisure Lanes in Monroe for 12th title
Sunday, November 3, 2019 8:00 pm
Derek Eoff edged Rick Erce 206-205 to win the Madison Area Scratch Tour survivor finals format tournament at Leisure Lanes in Monroe on Sunday, MAST reported in this post. Eoff qualified third with...
Jakob Butturff becomes 3rd player to win PBA event this season despite gutter on TV; viewership down slightly from 2018 Clash
Sunday, November 3, 2019 7:00 pm
Jakob Butturff became the third player this year to show that throwing a gutter in a TV finals isn’t a bowling death sentence. In August, Tommy Jones won the PBA BowlerStore.com Classic...
Storm Youth Championships growing to 8 tournaments in 2020
Sunday, November 3, 2019 8:00 am
Storm Products announced in a news release an 8-tournament schedule for the Storm Youth Championships for 2020. The company said the SYC has awarded more than $203,065 in SMART scholarship funding...
Matt Ziegler fires ninth career perfect game
Friday, November 1, 2019 11:55 pm
Matt Ziegler fired his ninth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Ziegler’s 300 came in a 772 series in the Sport Bowl Lions League. The top series were Jeff...