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DJ Archer comes up clutch in teaming with Bob Learn Jr. to win PBA/PBA50 South Shore Doubles Title
Saturday, August 8, 2015 11:00 pm
Bowling any competition more than singles is a double-edge sword: you have a teammate or teammates to depend on, but for anyone with a conscience there’s also more pressure in trying not to let...
Liz Kuhlkin runs stepladder in Topeka Open to win first PWBA Tour title
Saturday, August 8, 2015 10:00 pm
In a title match battle that may be seen many times in the future, Liz Kuhlkin defeated top seed Danielle McEwan 241-203 on Saturday to win the PWBA Topeka Open presented by Prairie Band Casino &...
World Bowling optimistic about Olympics chances after Tokyo 2020 interviews
Saturday, August 8, 2015 11:00 am
Aug. 7-8 could go down in bowling history as dates to remember if things go as hoped for the effort to become part of the Olympics. As I wrote up here, World Bowling faced two days of interviews...
Idaho’s Alex Inglet wins second straight USBC Senior Championships title
Saturday, August 8, 2015 10:00 am
Alex Inglet of Preston, Idaho, won a second straight title at the United States Bowling Congress Senior Championships that ended Friday at Ashwaubenon Bowl in the Green Bay suburb, USBC reported....
Tommy Jones, Chris Keane lead qualifying, become team at PBA/PBA50 South Shore Doubles
Friday, August 7, 2015 11:00 pm
Like my fellow PBA50 Tour competitors at this week’s PBA/PBA50 South Shore Doubles presented by DV8, my goal was to qualify for Saturday’s match play and team up with a PBA Tour player.,...
Young Team USA veteran Danielle McEwan leads PWBA Topeka Open qualifying
Friday, August 7, 2015 10:00 pm
If you had made a list of likely players to make their mark on the new PWBA Tour before it re-launched this year, Danielle McEwan likely would be near the top. The 4-time Team USA member is one of...
New sponsor makes it the Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open Sept. 11-13 in Waterloo, Iowa
Friday, August 7, 2015 12:00 pm
A new title sponsor has been added that ensures the Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors Open will be just as good this year as it has been in the past, GIBA Administrator Joe...
Hall of Fame induction of Pat Lashore highlights Madison USBC Women’s Bowling Association Jamboree Aug. 18
Friday, August 7, 2015 10:00 am
The Hall of Fame induction of Pat Lashore will highlight the 2015 Madison USBC Bowling Association Women’s Jamboree set for Tuesday, Aug. 18 at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, the MWBA announced. The...
PBA/PBA50 South Shore Doubles shows stark difference between ‘kids’ and ‘raisins’
Thursday, August 6, 2015 11:00 pm
If you want to see the difference between the PBA Tour and the PBA50 Tour, this week’s PBA/PBA50 South Shore Doubles presented by DV8 at Olympia Lanes in Hammond, Indiana is where you should...
Gail Myers Jr. named men’s bowling coach at Highland Community College
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 6:00 pm
Gail Myers Jr., a PBA Regional champion and former lifetime average leader and a double-Eagle winner at the USBC Open Championships, has been named men’s bowling coach at Highland Community...
Sam Maccarone squeaks by 1st match, then romps to ITRC Super Senior Classic title
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 5:00 pm
Less than a year after open heart surgery, Sam Maccarone squeaked through his opening stepladder finals match and then romped through two more matches to take the title at the 2015 International...
2016 USBC Queens, Senior Queens in May at Orleans in Las Vegas
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 3:00 pm
The 2016 United States Bowling Congress Queens and Senior Queens will be held in May at the Orleans in Las Vegas, USBC announced in this news release. The Senior Queens is set for May 15-20 and the...
Coming off stellar season, Herb Kimpel elected to SCW Bowling Hall of Fame
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 6:00 am
Coming off a stellar 2014-15 season, Herb Kimpel has been elected to the South Central Wisconsin USBC Bowling Association Hall of Fame, Kimpel said in a message. Kimpel will be honored as Madison...
Junior Gold youth bowlers on TV shows meaning of #AFutureForTheSport
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 11:00 pm
As I’ve written many times before, it’s hard for a bowler of my generation to comprehend the Junior Gold Championships. Back in the 1970s, we had City Tournament, State Tournament and...
Tom Baker tops qualifying as top players separate themselves at 2015 ITRC Super Senior Classic
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 10:00 pm
Super Senior “rookie” Tom Baker grabbed the lead after Tuesday’s second round of qualifying at the 2015 International Training and Research Center Super Senior Classic at...