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PBA League, NCAA Championship viewership confirms drawing power of bowling, apparent irrelevance of live vs. taped
Monday, April 25, 2016 8:00 am
TV viewership for the PBA League and NCAA Women’s Championship shows the weekend of April 16-17 confirmed the continued drawing power of bowling and apparent irrelevance of whether a show is...
New deal means H5G will remain official PBA jersey provider through 2019
Monday, April 25, 2016 5:00 am
H5G, which recently changed its name from High 5 Gear, will remain the exclusive jersey provider of the PBA through 2019 in an extended deal the companies announced Monday. “We are pleased...
Ron Mohr leads after opening round of another high-scoring PBA50 Tour tourney at The Villages
Sunday, April 24, 2016 11:00 pm
The PBA50 Tour tournament at The Villages has a history of producing big scores, including Joe Scarborough’s 900 series during qualifying in 2013. With the PBA50 Cheetah pattern used again...
Team USA sweeps gold in doubles at PABCON Champion of Champions
Sunday, April 24, 2016 10:00 pm
Team USA swept the gold medals in doubles at the PABCON Champion of Champions at Noria Pro Bowling in Puebla, Mexico, on Sunday. The wins by Chris Via and Tommy Jones and Shannon Pluhowsky and...
Rob Gotchall beats top seed George Gohagen to win Logo Infusion InsideBowling.com Open
Sunday, April 24, 2016 9:00 pm
Rob Gotchall ran the stepladder finals and beat top seed George Gohagen 215-198 in the title match to win the 2016 Logo Infusion InsideBowling.com Open presented by Ebonite International, The...
Joe Massey makes a run at singles, all-events lead at 2016 Open Championships
Sunday, April 24, 2016 8:00 pm
Joe Massey put together the biggest combined doubles and singles total at the 2016 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, making a run at the singles and all-events leads before falling...
E.J. Tackett wins Storm Xtra Frame Open for second PBA Tour title — and it could become especially memorable
Sunday, April 24, 2016 5:30 pm
If you asked knowledgeable observers to name a handful of young players who could become the face of the PBA, EJ Tackett undoubtedly would be on the list, along with Anthony Simonsen, Jesper Svensson...
Motown Muscle, Dallas Strikers sweep PBA League quarterfinal matches
Sunday, April 24, 2016 3:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped. The Barbasol Motown Muscle and the GoBowling.com Dallas Strikers, two...
Colombia’s Manuel Otalora, Clara Guerrero win singles gold in PABCON Champion of Champions
Sunday, April 24, 2016 1:00 pm
Colombia’s Manuel Otalora and Clara Guerrero won the singles gold medals at the PABCON Champion of Champions at Noria Pro Bowling in Puebla, Mexico, BowlingDigital.com reported in...
Spoiler alert: Winners of the 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships
Saturday, April 23, 2016 11:00 pm
If you do not want to know who won the Intercollegiate Team Championships before the TV finals are broadcast, do not read this story. The shows were taped Saturday at Northrock Lanes in Wichita,...
Spoiler alert: Winners of the 2016 Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Saturday, April 23, 2016 10:00 pm
If you do not want to know who won the 2016 Intercollegiate Singles Championships before the TV finals are broadcast, do not read this story. The shows were taped Saturday at Northrock Lanes in...
Scott Weber leads star-studded field at PBA Xtra Frame Storm Open
Saturday, April 23, 2016 8:00 pm
Scott Weber, whose career best finish is second in a PBA Regional, led a star-studded field in Saturday’s qualifying of the PBA Xtra Frame Storm Open at Liberty Lanes in Carpentersville,...
William Paterson, McKendree men and Wichita State, Webber women will compete for 2016 Intercollegiate Team Championships titles
Friday, April 22, 2016 11:00 pm
William Paterson and McKendree will compete for the men's title and Wichita State and Webber International will meet for the women’s title on Saturday at the 2016 Intercollegiate Team...
PBA Fall Classic returning to South Point just before U.S. Open
Friday, April 22, 2016 12:45 pm
After the PBA Detroit Fall Swing was set for Sept. 4-11, conflicting with the original Aug. 28-Sept. 4 dates for the PBA Fall Classic at South Point in Las Vegas, PBA CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark...
Ronald Hickland says his Creating the Difference is a 'new type of coaching experience'
Friday, April 22, 2016 8:00 am
Ronald Hickland Jr. spent almost 14 years at Ebonite working as a ball designer before he was laid off in February 2015. At the time, he posted this on Facebook: “I am grateful to have been...