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Lane pattern set for August 22-23 11thFrame.com Open; goal is multiple angles, no guttercap lofting necessary
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 7:00 am
The only thing that has disappointed me about the first two 11thFrame.com Opens is the way the lane patterns have played. In 2012, the pattern was so long and tight good right-handers were throwing...
Bowling among 8 sports to make shortlist for possible addition to 2020 Olympics in Tokyo
Monday, June 22, 2015 7:00 am
Bowling is one of eight sports to make the shortlist of sports that could be added to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee announced Monday here. The other seven...
Andres Gomez wins PBA Xtra Frame Pensacola South Open for 3rd PBA Tour title
Sunday, June 21, 2015 7:00 pm
Andres Gomez beat Tom Daugherty 211-192 in the title match to win Sunday’s PBA Xtra Frame Pensacola South Open at New Liberty Lanes, PBA reported in this news release. The win was the third...
With the help of your votes, USBC wins national youth award
Saturday, June 20, 2015 4:00 am
Thanks in part to the votes of bowlers and bowling fans, the United States Bowling Congress has won the National Council of Youth Sports S.T.R.I.V.E. Organization of the Year Award presented by AIG,...
Shannon Pluhowsky leads AZ Gals into first in team at Women's Championships
Saturday, June 20, 2015 4:00 am
Shannon Pluhowsky fired a 706 to lead AZ Gals of Peoria, Arizona into the scratch team lead Friday at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Women’s Championships, USBC reported in this news...
PWBA Tour expands Sacramento Open field to 80 after it fills at 64
Friday, June 19, 2015 11:00 pm
You can forget the worries about the PWBA Tour struggling to attract entries — at least for the first tournament of its main 2015 schedule. The PWBA Storm Sacramento Open July 9-11 at...
Update: PBA Commissioner Tom Clark adds to newly released World Series of Bowling details
Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:00 pm
In a message exchange with 11thFrame.com, PBA Tour CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark on Friday added to details released Thursday on the 2015 World Series of Bowling.  The PBA on Thursday...
Amleto Monacelli uses proper game plan, ball choice in winning PBA50 Northern California Classic
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 10:00 pm
Amleto Monacelli has talked multiple times in the past few years about how he has worked hard to increase his knowledge of equipment, something essential to success at the top level of bowling no...
PBA Oklahoma Open show an example of reverse ‘shimwrecking’ as Bill O’Neill turns tables on Jason Belmonte
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 11:00 pm
Jason Belmonte is almost always the “shimwrecker” who jumps way inside and blows up the lines of his foes. But Tuesday’s night’s PBA Oklahoma Open show was a rare example of...
Bob Spaulding showing PBA50 Tour he is more than just the answer to a trivia question
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Who did Mike Aulby beat in the 1995 PBA Tournament of Champions to complete the Triple Crown? I’m a bowling junkie who has watched pretty much every televised bowling event since I got my...
Back from broken leg, Chris Warren takes opening round lead at PBA50 Northern California Classic
Monday, June 15, 2015 10:00 pm
When Chris Warren didn’t come out last year to take the money of us regular schmoes on the PBA50 Tour I figured he was one of those top level players who had a regular job and didn’t have...
Free tips and tours of Chicago for Junior Gold competitors offered by IAB’s Jason Belmonte, Diandra Asbaty
Monday, June 15, 2015 8:00 am
Junior Gold participants have some special offers awaiting them from the International Art of Bowling and its principals Jason Belmonte and Diandra Asbaty when they come to the Chicago area next...
PBA Regional title 30 an unexpected pleasure
Sunday, June 14, 2015 10:00 pm
When I won my 29th PBA Regional title in Herrin, Illinois in 2007 I never imagined what a struggle it would be to get number 30. At the least, I figured I would get my 30th in a Senior Regional...
High School All-Americans — a world my generation could not have imagined
Thursday, June 11, 2015 10:00 pm
I’ve occasionally pondered how different my bowling career might have been if today’s youth bowling had existed when I was in high school in the late 1970s. In my last year of youth...
IBPSIA holding training, annual tournament during Bowl Expo
Thursday, June 11, 2015 4:00 am
The International Bowling Pro Shop and Instructors Association is holding two training events and its 25th anniversary scratch tournament during Bowl Expo in Las Vegas. IBPSIA is holding a...