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Wayne Webb’s Columbus (Ohio) Bowl to host 2016 Barbasol PBA Players Championship
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 3:00 pm
Wayne Webb’s Columbus (Ohio) Bowl will host the 2016 Barbasol PBA Players Championship, PBA announced Wednesday. In announcing the ESPN TV schedule for the winter and spring, PBA had said the...
Bowlers must step up as fledgling WISBT comes to Madison area this weekend
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 8:00 am
Wisconsin Bowlers Tour operator Carl McDonald has made several changes in response to concerns raised by bowlers as the fledgling tour tries to attract a following. The WISBT will be at...
Rollie Truehl falls a pin shy of perfection
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 11:55 pm
Leaving a 4-pin on his final ball, Rollie Truehl fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Truehl followed his opening 299 using a Roto Grip MENACE with games of 159...
Puerto Rico holds off Team USA duos for gold medal in doubles at PABCON Men’s Championships
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 6:00 pm
On paper, doubles teams of Tommy Jones and Bill O’Neill and Sean Rash and Marshall Kent would figure to be heavy favorites in any competition they entered. But Cristian Azcona and Israel...
USBC makes slight tweaks to pro eligibility rules for 2016 Open Championships
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 11:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress has made slight tweaks to its eligibility rules for professionals for the 2016 USBC Open Championships. Any USBC member who won a PBA national title during the...
21st annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament set for late October, November in Marinette
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 8:00 am
The 21st annual Badger State Bowling Council Mixed Handicap Tournament will be held for four consecutive weekends starting Oct. 23-25 at Dome Lanes in Marinette in northeast Wisconsin. The BSBC...
Curtis Bohler’s 755, Marie Weber’s 622 top Monday scoring
Monday, September 14, 2015 11:55 pm
Curtis Bohler fired a 755 and Marie Weber rolled a 622 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Bohler competed in the Riviera Bowl Special League and Weber in the Ten Pin Alley Nesbit Mixers League....
Team USA’s John Janawicz solves 33-foot Sydney pattern to win third PABCON singles gold medal
Monday, September 14, 2015 7:00 pm
At 33 feet and nearly flat, the World Bowling Sydney lane pattern is one of the hardest patterns to solve and stay control on. Team USA’s John Janawicz did so for half of his 6-game singles...
Derek Eoff fires 814-297 to lead weekend scoring
Sunday, September 13, 2015 11:55 pm
Derek Eoff fired a Madison Bowling Association season-high 814 series that featured a 297 game to highlight area bowling over the weekend. The Storm staffer rolled games of 238, 279 and 297 in the...
Kyle Anderson beats Rollie Truehl in Badger Bowl grindfest for first MAST title
Sunday, September 13, 2015 8:00 pm
Young lefty Kyle Anderson beat veteran righty Rollie Truehl 215-187 in the title match of a grindfest at Badger Bowl on Sunday to win his first Madison Area Scratch Tour title. First was $535 and...
Steven Keeler wins Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open
Sunday, September 13, 2015 6:00 pm
Steven Keeler of Shawnee Mission, Kansas, edged top seed Devin Bidwell 220-219 in the title match to win the Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open on Sunday, Greater Iowa Bowling...
Danielle McEwan fights through pocket 7-10s to make her first PWBA Tour title a major — the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship
Sunday, September 13, 2015 4:00 pm
When Danielle McEwan left her second pocket 7-10 split of the title match of the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship promoted by GoBowling.com, she easily could have fried and given in. Not given up...
Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open cut takes minus 9
Saturday, September 12, 2015 11:00 pm
The Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open historically has had difficult lane conditions that produce a cut score of under a 200 average. And that was the case Saturday at Maple...
The 19th Green: After struggling on lanes, Andy 'Kangaroo' Mills excels in inaugural Putt Putt Championships
Saturday, September 12, 2015 9:00 pm
Note from Riggs: In return for creating #ReadTheBlog, I am providing space for Nick Heilman to write The 19th Green blog on the intense Putt Putt Championships events held on conjunction with the...
Jim Fosdick fires 801, Todd Handel slams perfect game
Friday, September 11, 2015 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 801 series and Todd Handel slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling Friday and last week. Fosdick, a Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer who annually is...