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Seeking USBC Masters four-peat, Jason Belmonte leads qualifying closing with high round of tournament
Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:59 pm
In what was an inconsequential display of great bowling, 3-time United States Bowling Congress Masters defending champion Jason Belmonte had the highest round of the tournament Thursday to lead...
Matt Krueger, Mike Hoffman fire perfect games; Chris Smith slams 707
Thursday, February 11, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Krueger and Mike Hoffman fired perfect games and Chris Smith slammed a 707 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Krueger’s fourth career 300 came...
Matt Ogle maintains lead heading into final qualifying round of Masters, but top of standings not the focus
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11:59 pm
Unlike virtually all top-level tournaments, qualifying for the United States Bowling Congress Masters is not about leading — it's about making the cut. And that's part of its charm and...
Gar Harrison fires 1st career perfect game
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 11:55 pm
Gar Harrison fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Harrison’s 300 came in a 759 series in the Sport Bowl All-Stars League. John Bisco fell a pin...
Double 300s boost Matt Ogle to lead after opening day of 2016 USBC Masters
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 11:59 pm
On a day when scores were fairly low and perfect games were rare, Matt Ogle fired a pair of 300s to take Tuesday’s opening round lead in the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Masters at...
Jeff Bach, Bryan Zimmer, Ross Bussan, Dan Tietz fire perfect games
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 11:55 pm
Jeff Bach, Bryan Zimmer, Ross Bussan and Dan Tietz fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bach’s fourth career 300 came in a 719 series in the Schwoegler’s...
Bo Burton, Dave LaMont announcing team for finals highlights InsideBowling.com Open April 22-24 in St. Louis
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 7:00 am
It’s hard to believe that this year’s Logo Infusion InsideBowling.com Open presented by Ebonite International April 22-24 at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis will be the sixth annual. It...
Matt Ruhland fires 30th career perfect game
Monday, February 8, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Ruhland fired his 30th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Ruhland, who also has an 803 series this season, rolled his 300 in a 738 in the Spartan Bowl Major...
Andrew Olson fires 739, Hannah Yelk 685 to top youth scoring
Sunday, February 7, 2016 11:55 pm
Andrew Olson fired a 739 series and Hannah Yelk slammed a 685 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Olson chained games of 255, 269 and 215, while Yelk rolled 259, 227 and 199, both at...
Tyler Hirth, Cyndal Johannes, Brody Way win JBST titles at Badger Bowl
Sunday, February 7, 2016 6:00 pm
Tyler Hirth, Cyndal Johannes and Brody Way won the titles at Sunday’s Junior Bowlers Scholarship Tour tournament at Badger Bowl, JBST operator Chris Tuskowski reported. Racine’s Hirth...
How great can Jesper Svensson become?
Sunday, February 7, 2016 6:00 pm
After Jesper Svensson surged into the lead of the 51st FireLake PBA Tournament of Champions last Thursday, I wrote this story with the headline: “The dawning of the Jesper Svensson era?”...
Ronnie Russell set to begin his pro golfing journey while bowling remains No. 1
Sunday, February 7, 2016 8:00 am
PBA Tour champion Ronnie Russell is about to embark on a journey he hopes will one day make him PGA Tour champion Ronnie Russell. The Marion, Indiana native will travel to Reunion Resort in...
Mike Machuga pays PBA fine, returning to top level bowling at USBC Masters
Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:00 am
Thanks to supporters in a GoFundMe campaign, Mike Machuga has paid his $1,000 PBA fine and will be competing in next week’s United States Bowling Congress Masters. While the Masters is a USBC...
Unheralded Mitch Beasley earns top seed for FireLake PBA Tournament of Champions TV finals; Jason Belmonte keeps three-peat effort alive
Friday, February 5, 2016 11:59 pm
Just because many bowling fans might be unfamiliar with Mitch Beasley does not mean he is not a very good bowler. Due to his U.S. Air Force career and injuries, Beasley never got to focus on bowling...
Rick Thomas' 749 tops Friday scoring
Friday, February 5, 2016 11:55 pm
Rick Thomas fired a 749 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Thomas competed in the Sport Bowl Lions League. Next was Jeff Barsness with 741 in the same league. No women’s series of 600 or...