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Junior Team USA standout Matthew Farber starts blog aimed at helping young bowlers — but it’s a good read for all
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 4:00 pm
Matthew Farber, who has won four gold medals and two silvers in international competition as part of Junior Team USA from 2013-15, has started a blog aimed at helping young bowlers. As he says in...
Dave Massey grabs all-events title, Gregg Williams and Dwain Holznagel doubles title in final weekend of Senior City Tournament
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 2:00 pm
Dave Massey, who is old enough to collect Social Security, showed the younger seniors how it’s done with a 2,175 total to win the all-events title of the Madison Bowling Association Senior...
Terry Dunn ties MBA season-high with 836-300; Becky James, Collin Switzky, Jeff Barsness, Jan Switzky fire perfect games
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 11:55 pm
Terry Dunn tied the Madison Bowling Association season-high with an 836 series that featured a perfect game, and Becky James, Collin Switzky, Jeff Barsness, and Jan Switzky fired perfect games to...
Nate Sime fires 778, Becky James slams 667
Monday, November 9, 2015 11:55 pm
Nate Sime fired a 778 series and Becky James slammed a 667 to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend (late reports) and Monday. Sime competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League and James in...
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls lead after 2nd week of area high school bowling
Monday, November 9, 2015 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls lead after Monday’s second week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. The Sun Prairie boys have 18 points, three more than...
All PBA League teams protect 3 players as Friday deadline looms to declare for draft
Monday, November 9, 2015 9:00 am
PBA League teams could protect up to three players from their 2015 rosters for the 2016 season and all elected to, PBA announced late last month in this news release. The next step is for eligible...
PBA’s slogan for 2016 to be ‘The Year of the Fan’
Monday, November 9, 2015 4:00 am
The PBA said in a message to members last month that its slogan for 2016 would be “The Year of the Fan.” PBA said that “The campaign will include promotions and initiatives that...
SunOpta Sweeper Bowl for the Food Shelf offers $1,000 top prize, offers chance to help those in need
Monday, November 9, 2015 1:00 am
Writing up a handicap tournament in Minnesota goes beyond my usual policy, but this tournament benefits a worthy charity, is at a center I’ve enjoyed competing at in the past, and the request...
Zachary Davidson tops youth scoring with 709
Sunday, November 8, 2015 11:55 pm
Zachary Davidson fired a 709 series to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Davidson chained games of 256, 237 and 216 at Prairie Lanes. Candace Kipp led the girls with 639 at Dream...
Junior Hall of Fame tourney awards $10,235 in scholarship funds
Sunday, November 8, 2015 7:00 pm
The ninth annual Junior Hall of Fame Tournament drew 89 teams, one less than a year ago and three more than two years ago, and awarded $10,235 in scholarship funds on Sunday at AMF Bowlero,...
Ryan Ciminelli completes his domination of U.S. Open with clutch strikes to win
Sunday, November 8, 2015 6:00 pm
How do you measure Ryan Ciminelli’s dominance of the 2015 Bowlmor AMF U.S. Open? Can you measure it? Ciminelli led the field by 461 pins over 56 games, with the next highest lefty tied for...
Abundance of great storylines in U.S. Open TV finals topped by Ryan Ciminelli
Saturday, November 7, 2015 11:00 pm
It would have been difficult to hand-pick a TV finals field for the 2015 Bowlmor AMF U.S. Open with more great storylines than the one that emerged from the final two rounds of match play Saturday....
Dave Beres wins WISBCT tourney at Lakeshore Lanes in Sheboygan
Saturday, November 7, 2015 6:00 pm
Dave Beres won the Wisconsin Bowlers Tour tournament at Lakeshore Lanes in Sheboygan on Saturday. The tournament drew 13 bowlers, nine who entered the tier 2 as well. Beres won both for $475 and...
Jason Belmonte’s post after missing top 24 at U.S. Open more evidence of why he is so good — and a great learning tool
Saturday, November 7, 2015 9:00 am
Barring an almost unimaginable finish to this season by Bill O’Neill, Jason Belmonte is going to be PBA Player of the Year for the third straight season. He is the best player in the world...
Lisa Kolosso slams 725 to top Friday scoring
Friday, November 6, 2015 11:55 pm
Lisa Kolosso slammed a 725 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Kolosso competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed League. Kayla Klink was next for the women with 642 in the same...