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2017 USBC Open Championships anti-sandbagging rules explained
Thursday, February 25, 2016 1:00 pm
There is nothing more plain and simple than your basic scratch tournament: You show up, bowl the format and the guy with the most pins is the winner. And there are few things more complex than...
Heath Haug, Bill Faris fire perfect games
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 11:55 pm
Heath Haug and Bill Faris fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Haug’s 24th career 300 and third of the season came in a 789 in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts...
Mike Jasnau again offering coaching at National Bowling Stadium's Lane 81 during 2016 USBC Open Championships
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 7:00 pm
If you want to bowl well at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, one of my top recommendations is a coaching session with Mike Jasnau, one of the world’s top coaches. The...
Sectional assignments announced for 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 6:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress on Wednesday announced in this news release sectional assignments for the 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships. The four sectional qualifiers are scheduled for...
Lane Analytics' topography work sets National Bowling Stadium up for Open Championships lane patterns to play as they 'should'
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 9:00 am
Even the most vociferous critics of the United States Bowling Congress must admit that the organization deserves a standing ovation for its emphasis on lane topography for its major events. The most...
Matt Heesaker, Brian Laurent take doubles lead, help team into lead at State Tournament
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 8:00 am
Matt Heesaker and Brian Laurent took over the doubles lead and were part of the team that took that lead at the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State...
Jennifer Olson slams 740; teammates Terry Dunn, Rollie Truehl fall a pin shy of perfection
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 11:55 pm
Jennifer Olson slammed a 740 series, and teammates Terry Dunn and Rollie Truehl each fell a pin shy of perfection in the same game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Olson competed in the...
PWBA gains another sponsor in Pepsi
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 1:00 pm
Just four days after announcing that it had added Nationwide as the official insurance sponsor for the 2016 PWBA Tour and the title sponsor for the Rohnert Park, California, tournament, the PWBA on...
Greg Bartnick’s 776, Deb Walker’s 648 top Monday scoring
Monday, February 22, 2016 11:55 pm
Greg Bartnick fired a 776 and Deb Walker slammed a 648 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Bartnick competed in the Riviera Bowl Special League and Walker in the Dream Lanes MARBA League. Next...
UW-Whitewater men, Highland Community College women win Wisconsin Collegiate Bowling Conference titles
Monday, February 22, 2016 10:00 am
The UW-Whitewater men and Highland Community College are the champions of the Wisconsin Collegiate Bowling Conference. UW-Whitewater, which is ranked sixth in the nation and finished eighth in the...
53rd annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament running through May 8
Monday, February 22, 2016 8:00 am
The 53rd annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament started over the weekend and will run through May 8. Dream Lanes proprietor Robin Goldberg said in a message that he started the tournament about a month...
World Bowling Coach Conference returns to IRTC May 6-8
Monday, February 22, 2016 7:00 am
The World Bowling Coach Conference will return to the International Training and Research Center in Arlington, Texas, May 6-8, the United States Bowling Congress announced. USBC, which holds the...
Quinn Sheehy’s 741, Candace Kipp’s 615 top youth scoring
Sunday, February 21, 2016 11:55 pm
Quinn Sheehy fired a 741 and Candace Kipp rolled a 615 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Sheehy chained games of 278, 265 and 198, and Kipp 174, 214 and 227, both at Prairie Lanes....
New 'current frame scoring' system nets Dom Barrett $10,000 bonus for 10-strike 300 in WBT Finals
Sunday, February 21, 2016 7:00 pm
It probably didn’t take much convincing to get Dom Barrett to endorse the experimental "current frame scoring" system used in the World Bowling Tour Finals that was taped Feb. 13 and aired...
Chad Dempski, Candace Kipp, Evan Peterson, Taylor Knudtson take top spots in BYBT at Ten Pin Alley
Sunday, February 21, 2016 6:00 pm
Chad Dempski, Candace Kipp, Evan Peterson and Taylor Knudtson won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Ten Pin Alley. Dempski, who averaged 224, earned...