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Kasey Horwath’s 706, Allison Dempski’s 671 top youth scoring
Sunday, September 20, 2015 11:55 pm
Kasey Horwath fired a 706 and Allison Dempski slammed a 671 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Horwath chained games of 238, 256 and 212 and Dempski 199, 244 and 228 in the Prairie...
Mike Dole wins Diamond Jo Regional for 1st PBA title
Sunday, September 20, 2015 10:00 pm
A lazy observer might look at Mike Dole’s commanding win in Sunday’s PBA Regional at Cherry Lanes in Dubuque, Iowa and say it must have been a pattern that favored left-handers. A closer...
Bowling’s big day: Tokyo Olympics organizers will submit sports they want to add to IOC on Sept. 28
Saturday, September 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Sept. 28, 2015 will go down in bowling history as one of the sport’s most historic days.  That’s the day those involved in the sport will get some of the greatest news ever, or some...
Larry Beranek fires 4th career perfect game
Friday, September 18, 2015 11:55 pm
Larry Beranek fired his fourth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Beranek’s 300 came in a 745 series in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed League. Drew Latsch...
John Janawicz wins Masters for 3rd gold medal of PABCON Championships
Friday, September 18, 2015 7:00 pm
I think it’s fair to say that it’s a widely held belief among top bowlers that John Janawicz would be a champion if he had tried/were to try the PBA Tour. I couldn’t find the...
Village Lanes holding 'Fall Brawl' — 5 tourneys for one entry fee — on Halloween weekend
Friday, September 18, 2015 11:00 am
Borrowing a concept Matt Gasn and Billy Gasn created and are holding next month in Maryland, Village Lanes in Monona is holding its "Fall Brawl" — five tournaments for one entry fee...
Badger Bowl hosting MBA Senior Masters, Senior City Tournament
Friday, September 18, 2015 8:00 am
The 2015-16 Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters and Senior City Tournament will be held in October and November at Badger Bowl, MBA Manager Bill Dennis announced Thursday. The Senior Masters...
3rd annual 2-pattern La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine & Spirit set for Nov. 21
Friday, September 18, 2015 5:00 am
If you’re a scratch bowler from Wisconsin or nearby, the 2-pattern La Crosse Open is one to put on your schedule. It’s a fun tournament with a great payout at one of the best 16-lane...
Don Krisher fires 11th career perfect game; Cher Breunig slams 708 series
Thursday, September 17, 2015 11:55 pm
Don Krisher fired his 11th career perfect game, and Cher Breunig slammed a 708 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Krisher’s 300 came in a 796 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Colombia ends 26-year Team USA gold medal streak at PABCON Men’s Championships
Thursday, September 17, 2015 7:00 pm
Ending a 26-year run by Team USA, Colombia won the team event gold medal Thursday at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Men's Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported in...
Gianmarc Manzione’s 'Pin Action' optioned for movie — but that doesn’t mean a movie will get made
Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 am
Gianmarc Manzione’s “Pin Action,” the great book about bowling’s famed action era and Ernie Schlegel, has been optioned for a movie, Manzione revealed in this interview on The...
Tim Gille fires 10th career perfect game
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 11:55 pm
Tim Gille fired his 10th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Gille’s 300 came in a 702 series in the Village Lanes All-Star Co-Ed Classic League. The top...
Team USA sweeps gold, silver in trios at PABCON Men’s Championships
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 7:00 pm
Team USA edged out Colombia to sweep the gold and silver medals in trios Wednesday at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Men's Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported....
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...