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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...
Ryan Ciminelli regains lead as U.S. Open conditions enable diverse styles to thrive
Friday, November 6, 2015 11:00 pm
Bowling history shows time and again that given enough games the cream will rise to the top: With few exceptions, the best win no matter how soft the conditions and high the scores. One of my...
John Szczerbinski holds lead heading into match play at U.S. Open
Friday, November 6, 2015 6:00 pm
John Szczerbinski held his lead during Friday’s Cashers Round as the field was cut to the top 24 heading into match play at the 2015 Bowlmor AMF U.S. Open at AMF Garland Lanes. Szczerbinski...
King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial tourney set for Jan. 3 in Freeport, Illinois
Friday, November 6, 2015 8:00 am
The sixth annual King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 3 at 10:30 a.m. at 4 Seasons Bowl, 1100 W Galena Ave. in Freeport, Illinois. Buss, who died in...
Shawn Burgard fires 794, Brittany Pollentier slams 698
Thursday, November 5, 2015 11:55 pm
Shawn Burgard fired a 794 series and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 698 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Burgard competed in the Waun-A-Bowl Beagle’s Classic...
Higher scores at U.S. Open not just about lane pattern; John Szczerbinski leads 92 into Cashers Round
Thursday, November 5, 2015 11:00 pm
There is no disputing that scores are somewhat higher at the 2015 Bowlmor AMF U.S. Open than the past few years. There also is no disputing that using a 1.7-1 lane pattern — detailed here and...
Rich Vertz Jr. falls a pin shy of perfection
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 11:55 pm
Rich Vertz Jr. fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Vertz’s 299 game came in a 738 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts League. The top series on...
Ryan Ciminelli brings to mind Earl Anthony — but that may be a bad omen at U.S. Open
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 11:00 pm
Earl Anthony is indisputably the greatest left-hander bowler ever and arguably the greatest bowler ever, and a big reason is that he so often won or contended in tournaments where no other lefty...
Jesse Parizo leads 2 events as Senior City Tournament off to a high scoring start
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 8:00 am
Jesse Parizo leads in all-events and team as the Madison Bowling Association Senior Championships — aka the Senior City Tournament — got off to a high-scoring start at Badger Bowl over...