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Matt Ruhland’s 767 tops Monday scoring
Monday, March 14, 2016 11:55 pm
Matt Ruhland rolled a 767 to top a quiet night of scoring in Madison area leagues. Ruhland competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Tom Rogers was next with 755 in the Prairie Lanes Major League,...
Matt Smallin back in Open Championships headlines, grabbing leads with 785 in singles, 2,060 all-events
Monday, March 14, 2016 7:00 pm
North Dakota’s Matt Smallin is in the headlines at the USBC Open Championships for the second straight year. Smallin took the lead in singles with 785 and all-events with 2,060 on Monday at...
Tommy Jones, Chris Via, Stefanie Johnson, Shannon Pluhowsky to represent U.S. at World Games qualifying event
Monday, March 14, 2016 6:00 pm
Tommy Jones, Chris Via, Stefanie Johnson and Shannon Pluhowsky have been selected to represent the U.S. at the Pan American Bowling Confederation Champion of Champions next month in Puebla, Mexico,...
Rob Schuh takes all-events lead, Doug Leikness singles lead, Heath Haug and Eric Shelby doubles lead in big weekend at State Tournament
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:59 pm
Rob Schuh took the all-events lead, Doug Leikness the singles lead, and Heath Haug and Eric Shelby the doubles lead in a big weekend at the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships...
Leaderboards get shake-up at Women’s State Tournament in Fox Valley
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:57 pm
Several big scores shook up the leaderboards at the Wisconsin State USBC Women’s Bowling Association Championships — aka Women’s State Tournament — in the Fox Valley over the...
Derek Eoff fires 813 for third supernational of season
Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:55 pm
Derek Eoff fired an 813 series for his third supernational of the season to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Competing in the Waun-A-Bowl Couples League, Eoff opened with a 298 game,...
Defending champs Wichita State men, North Carolina AT&T women advance to Intercollegiate Team Championships; both UW-Whitewater teams advance
Sunday, March 13, 2016 10:00 pm
The defending champion Wichita State men and North Carolina AT&T women advanced to the 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships in sectional competition over the weekend, the United States Bowling...
Will Barnes, teammates re-write top of leaderboards in solid weekend at 2016 Open Championships
Saturday, March 12, 2016 10:00 pm
Their scores aren’t going to win Eagles, but Will Barnes and his 5 ICT Bowlers teammates should cash some solid checks after taking over the lead in every event in a solid weekend at the 2016...
Perfect game propels Rob Schuh into great position to take State Tournament all-events lead
Saturday, March 12, 2016 8:00 pm
Back when I started bowling the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — in the late 1970s, conditions typically were difficult and scores low....
Trevor Fisher falls a pin shy of perfection
Friday, March 11, 2016 11:55 pm
Trevor Fisher fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Fisher left a 4-pin on his final ball for his 299 in a 749 series in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed...
Opening webcast of 2016 Open Championships confirms similar toughness of team pattern to 2015
Friday, March 11, 2016 10:00 pm
The experts I talked to for my story analyzing the lane patterns for the 2016 USBC Open Championships all said the patterns should play much like they did in 2015, as they are just slightly tweaked...
UW-Whitewater’s Nick Kruml, Racine native Stephanie Schwartz among 40 qualifiers for Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Friday, March 11, 2016 8:00 pm
UW-Whitewater’s Nick Kruml and Racine native Stephanie Schwartz were among 24 men and 16 women who on Friday advanced to next month’s 2016 Intercollegiate Singles Championships, the...
Do I hear 4,000? St. Louis team sets all-time record with 3,986 series
Friday, March 11, 2016 3:30 am
For decades, the greatest team in bowling history — the famed St. Louis-based Budweisers led by Don Carter and Dick Weber — held the 5-person team series record with their immortal 3,858....
$1,500 guaranteed top prize for inaugural Hometown Trophies & More Open June 5 at 4 Seasons in Freeport, Illinois
Friday, March 11, 2016 1:00 am
There will be a $1,500 guaranteed top prize for the inaugural Hometown Trophies & More Open on Sunday, June 5 at 4 Seasons bowling center in Freeport, Illinois. Justin Fryer is hosting the...
Joe Braatz fires perfect game in 811 series
Thursday, March 10, 2016 11:55 pm
Joe Braatz fired his fifth career perfect game in an 811 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Braatz, who had an 808 series almost exactly two years ago, competed in the Waun-A-Bowl...