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PBA adds Xtra Frame tournament in Detroit to 2015 PBA Tour schedule
Saturday, December 20, 2014 6:00 am
Update: PBA said on Wednesday, Feb. 4 that the PBA-WBT Kuwait Open and PBA-WBT Thailand events will not be included on the 2015 World Bowling Tour schedule.  The PBA on Friday announced...
Poster signed by Don Carter, Dick Weber, Earl Anthony highlights International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame January auction
Saturday, December 20, 2014 5:00 am
The items available in the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame January auction were announced Friday. Proceeds from the monthly auctions benefit the IBMHOF in its mission to preserve the...
Brittany Pollentier fires 704 for 10th 700 of season
Friday, December 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Brittany Pollentier fired a 704 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Pollentier’s big series came in the Sport Bowl Friends League and was her 10th 700 of the season, tops among...
Bruce Bryan, Tim Wiseman, Nate Sime, Gerald Schwartz fire perfect games
Thursday, December 18, 2014 11:55 pm
Bruce Bryan, Tim Wiseman, Nate Sime Gerald Schwartz and this Raisin fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. MBA Hall of Famer Bryan recorded his 10th...
Sites for World Bowling Championships tourneys for 2017-2020 include Detroit, Las Vegas
Thursday, December 18, 2014 8:00 am
The World Tenpin Bowling Association Executive Board has announced the host cities for World Bowling Championships tournaments for 2017-2020. The decisions were announced Tuesday in Abu Dhabi, where...
Dan Viken fires 806, Sam Manderino slams 803; Viken, Bob Richardson, Brian Wratney reach perfection
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 11:55 pm
Dan Viken fired an 806 series, Sam Manderino slammed an 803, and Viken, Bob Richardson and Brian Wratney all rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Viken competed in...
Jay Heinzelman fires 806; Ryan Spindler, Josh Kearney, Shawn Mitchell slam perfect games
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 11:55 pm
Jay Heinzelman fired an 806 series, and Ryan Spindler, Josh Kearney and Shawn Mitchell slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Heinzelman chained games of 247, 269 and...
Cherry Lanes hosting annual Dubuque Area Sweeper with $1,000 top prize on Sunday, Jan. 11
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:00 am
Cherry Lanes in the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque is holding the annual Dubuque Area Sweeper on Sunday, Jan. 11 at 9 a.m. The tournament features six games of qualifying with the top eight advancing...
Milton's Varsity Lanes again holding Santa's Match Play tourney on Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 8:00 am
Varsity Lanes in Milton again will be holding the Santa's Match Play scratch tournament on Christmas Eve at 9 a.m., proprietor Todd Williams announced. The tournament at the center at 450 S. John...
Dick Kalnicky fires 783 to top Monday scoring
Monday, December 15, 2014 11:55 pm
Dick Kalnicky fired a 783 to top scoring on a quiet Monday of Madison area bowling. Kalnicky, who has a pair of perfect games this season, competed in the MARBA League at Badger Bowl. Tom Rogers...
Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve day tourney back to 1 squad
Monday, December 15, 2014 8:00 am
The Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve Day Handicap Singles Tournament is going back to one squad this year. The tournament drew 145, 155 and 145 bowlers from 2010-12 when New Year’s...
Quinn Sheehy’s 689, Kari Kipp’s 673 top youth scoring
Sunday, December 14, 2014 11:55 pm
Quinn Sheehy fired a 689 and Kari Kipp slammed a 673 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Sheehy competed at Prairie Lanes and Kipp at Dream Lanes. Next were Tyler Sheehy with 678 at...
Anthony Pepe shows what it’s like to achieve your life-long dreams
Sunday, December 14, 2014 11:00 pm
When I attended the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling TV tapings in November in Las Vegas, I instantly knew the Cheetah Championship show would be a memorable one, as I wrote in this blog. Even...
Tough Lanes Challenge draws 61 after nearly being canceled
Sunday, December 14, 2014 6:00 pm
The 29th annual Tough Lanes Challenge at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center almost didn’t happen, but ended up with one of the bigger fields in years, ensuring that it will be back next...
Korea’s Kang Heewon beats Team USA's Mike Fagan for Masters gold at World Men's Championships
Sunday, December 14, 2014 8:00 am
Korea’s Kang Heewon beat Team USA's Mike Fagan 213-198 to win the Masters gold at the 2014 World Bowling Men's Championships in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, the United States Bowling Congress reported....