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Greg Van Haren slams 801 to top Monday scoring
Monday, October 12, 2015 11:55 pm
Greg Van Haren slammed an 801 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Van Haren competed in the Prairie Lanes Men’s League. Austin Powers was next with 771, also in the Prairie...
Junior Gold schedule change rightfully embraces participation, draws minimal opposition on social media
Monday, October 12, 2015 9:00 am
If you’re someone who competes in or follows youth bowling, you undoubtedly know about the changes for the 2016 Junior Gold Championships that were announced in this United States Bowling...
Jim Fosdick fires 802 for season-high 3rd supernational
Sunday, October 11, 2015 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 802 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. The MBA Hall of Famer chained games of 266, 253 and 279 in the Dream Lanes Eastside Couples League for his Madison...
Sean Rash overcomes injury to beat idol Pete Weber for 9th career PBA Tour title
Sunday, October 11, 2015 5:00 pm
On Thursday night while at home in suburban Chicago, Sean Rash dropped a ball on his foot, leaving him with a ghastly bruised big toe on his sliding (left) foot, which you can see in my report after...
2016 Paragon Open will have top prize of $16,500
Sunday, October 11, 2015 8:00 am
The 2016 Paragon Open at Paragon Lanes in Grand Rapids, Michigan, will have a top prize of $16,500, up $1,500 from 2015. The tournament is being held Super Bowl weekend, Feb. 6-7, with a special...
Tyler Sheehy wins Elite Youth Tour tourney in Dekalb, Illinois
Saturday, October 10, 2015 11:00 pm
Tyler Sheehy, the top youth bowler in the Madison area, won the Elite Youth Tour tournament in Dekalb, Illinois, on Saturday. Sheehy qualified first with 1,663 for eight games on the World...
Ageless Pete Weber takes qualifying lead at PBA Xtra Frame Iowa Midwest Open
Saturday, October 10, 2015 10:00 pm
When you consider how Pete Weber continues to be one of the best bowlers in the world at 53, remember that his legendary father Dick Weber made a PBA Regional finals in his 70s — a regular, not...
Kayla Klink fires 700 to top Friday scoring
Friday, October 9, 2015 11:55 pm
Kayla Klink fired a 700 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Klink competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger Mixed League. Chris Smith was next with 679 in the Prairie Lanes Couples...
Milwaukee Bowling Hall of Fame inducts Jason Kaiser, Chuck Bakewell
Friday, October 9, 2015 9:30 am
The Milwaukee Bowling Hall of Fame inducted Jason Kaiser and Chuck Bakewell as its Class of 2015 on Sept. 19, the Ten Pin Journal reported. Kaiser was a given with his stellar record that includes a...
Why the low entries for PBA Xtra Frame Iowa Midwest Open?
Friday, October 9, 2015 8:00 am
I guess I shouldn’t be surprised that people trotted out a lot of the same old explanations for why entries are lagging for the PBA Xtra Frame Iowa Midwest Open this upcoming weekend at...
Adam Czeskleba fires 814, Ron Vosberg 813, Brittany Pollentier women’s season-high 790-299, Cathy Goodweiler 707; Mark Mansur slams 300
Thursday, October 8, 2015 11:55 pm
Adam Czeskleba fired an 814, Ron Vosberg an 813, Brittany Pollentier a Madison area women’s season-high 790 featuring a 299 game, Cathy Goodweiler a 707, and Mark Mansur slammed a perfect...
Jason Allen fires 2nd career perfect game
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 11:55 pm
Jason Allen fired his second career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Allen’s 300 came in a 680 series in the Ten Pin Alley Hump League. The high series on...
Update: Kegel Abbey Road is lane pattern for popular Over 40/Under 40 Doubles Nov. 28 at Classic Lanes Fox Valley
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 5:00 am
Terry Kulibert’s WSBT Over 40/Under 40 Doubles, annually one of the state’s most popular scratch tournaments, is set for Saturday, Nov. 28 at noon at Classic Lanes Fox Valley, 934 Byrd...
Brian Hoffman slams 815 series to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 11:55 pm
Brian Hoffman slammed an 815 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Hoffman chained games of 278, 279 and 258 in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League for what he said was his first...
Extra day added to Junior Gold to deal with huge fields
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 10:15 am
An extra day will be added to the Junior Gold Championships in 2016 in an effort to deal with the huge fields that overwhelmed the tournament in suburban Chicago this summer, as I detailed in this...