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Tom Hankey, Danielle Jedlicki take different routes to Junior Gold U15 wins
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 11:00 pm
Tom Hankey and Danielle Jedlicki took different routes with different styles in winning the 2015 Junior Gold U15 titles on the TV finals that aired on CBS Sports Network on Tuesday night. The finals...
Mike Scroggins stays hot, on top as lefties continue to dominate PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 5:00 pm
Mike Scroggins stayed red hot and on top after Tuesday’s second round of qualifying as left-handers continued to dominate the PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship, PBA reported....
Update: M&J Truck and Auto Repair joins Madison Area Scratch Tour as sponsor for 2015-16 season
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 8:00 am
Update: The Madison Area Scratch Tour announced on Monday that M&J Truck and Auto Repair will be a major sponsor for the 2015-2016 season. M&J Truck and Auto Repair will support the...
Green Acres Boxer Rescue again is charity tie-in to 11thFrame.com Open
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 5:00 am
Anyone who follows me or my girlfriend Susie “Fever” Dyhr on Facebook knows we have a beloved boxer dog named Otis we adopted last November from Green Acres Boxer Rescue of Wisconsin. We...
Mike Scroggins leads as lefties dominate opening round of PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship
Monday, August 10, 2015 5:00 pm
PBA50 Tour Player of the Year candidate Mike Scroggins averaged 254.1 as lefties grabbed the top four spots in Monday’s high-scoring opening qualifying round of the PBA50 DeHayes Insurance...
Madison Bowling Association annual meeting set for Sunday, Aug. 23
Monday, August 10, 2015 10:00 am
The Madison Bowling Association annual meeting is set for Sunday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes in Madison, the MBA announced. The meeting is open to all members of the MBA. The MBA said...
Vinny Minchillo’s ‘Spare Me’ throws lots of strikes
Monday, August 10, 2015 8:00 am
I didn’t expect Vinny Minchillo’s “Spare Me” to be the kind of novel I would finish in one sitting. And the truth is I didn’t feel the need to do so like can happen...
Opening weekend of Junior Bowlers Scholarship Tour awards $4,450 in scholarship funding, 13 Junior Gold spots
Sunday, August 9, 2015 8:00 pm
The Junior Bowlers Scholarship Tour held its opening weekend of 2015-16 at AMF Bowlero in Wauwatosa Saturday and Sunday and awarded $4,450 in scholarship funding and 13 Junior Gold spots, JBST...
2016 Wisconsin Bowling Hall of Fame class is Bob Greenfield, Ryan Lever, Gail Myers Jr., Joe Natoli
Sunday, August 9, 2015 10:00 am
An illustrious 2016 Wisconsin State USBC Hall of Fame class features Bob Greenfield, Ryan Lever, Gail Myers Jr. and Joe Natoli. All four were elected in the skilled category when the Wisconsin...
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...