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Let’s Go Bowling Show reaches 500 shows
Thursday, July 16, 2015 2:00 pm
I regularly listen to a variety of Internet/radio bowling shows, including Phantom Radio, Above180.com, The Bowlers Show, the Spare/Time Bowling Show, and the Let’s Go Bowling Show....
Even with closing of Red Bird Lanes, Holiday Doubles will be held Dec. 19-20
Thursday, July 16, 2015 8:00 am
I had a chance to chat with my friend Jerry Anderson last weekend in St. Louis and he asked me to get the word out: Even with the closing of Red Bird Lanes, the hugely popular Holiday Doubles...
Guest Blog: Former Junior Team USA member Tyler Vostry on Junior Gold
Thursday, July 16, 2015 5:00 am
Note: On occasion, I offer the perspective of a guest blogger on 11thFrame.com. The following piece is by Tyler Vostry, a former Junior Team USA member who qualified for the team through the Junior...
As expected, Jason Belmonte wins Best Bowler ESPY for 2nd time
Thursday, July 16, 2015 4:00 am
Considering the way he has been dominating bowling, it should come as no surprise that Jason Belmonte of Australia won the Best Bowler ESPY Award for the second time during the 2015 ESPY Awards on...
What I learned in my first Junior Gold experience — and some thoughts on where the amazing event goes from here
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 7:00 pm
When I heard the Junior Gold Championships were coming to Chicago I was excited because it meant I would finally be able to see the great event while taking just a single vacation day. Because the...
Kamron Doyle, Wesley Low Jr. sign with Wichita State
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 5:00 pm
The powerhouse Wichita State bowling program should be getting even more powerful with news that came from the Junior Gold Championships on Wednesday. Wichita State Shocker Bowling made this...
Another sign that bowling is far from dead: PWBA expands fields as it sells out 4 more events
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Was it this dumb writer who in this story raised the question of whether the re-launch of the PWBA Tour would continue no matter how low the entries might be? For the record, USBC Executive Director...
Power outage from severe storms, giant fields lead to Junior Gold Facebook frenzy
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 5:00 am
If you have bowling friends on Facebook, you couldn’t help but notice that big things were happening at the opening day of the Junior Gold Championships  presented by Storm, Roto Grip and...
15 years of perspective shows how low Open Championships scores were this year
Monday, July 13, 2015 10:00 pm
If you want to see how low scores were at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in El Paso, you can gain some perspective from looking at scores over the past several years. At...
International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame adds 2 trustees
Monday, July 13, 2015 12:00 pm
The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame Board of Directors announced that it voted to add two trustees during its recent meeting held at International Bowl Expo: Jay Buhl, currently Vice...
Non-member Shea Bittenbender beats Blake DeMore for PBA Regional win in St. Charles, Missouri
Sunday, July 12, 2015 10:00 pm
Shea Bittenbender is one of the very best bowlers a lot of people probably don’t know. The Lindenwood University graduate has a great rhythmic, crouching approach and loose armswing that...
Osku Palermaa, Joey Yeo win Bowling World Open titles, but biggest victory from event hopefully to come
Sunday, July 12, 2015 10:00 am
Finland’s Osku Palermaa and Singapore’s Joey Yeo won the men’s and women’s singles titles and $81,000 top prizes in the inaugural Bowling World Open Sunday, PBA reported...
Elysia Current downs top seed Kristina Wendell to win PWBA Storm Sacramento Open
Saturday, July 11, 2015 11:00 pm
Years from now, when the Professional Women's Bowling Association hopefully is going strong, Elysia Current and Kristina Wendell will be the answer to a great bowling trivia question: Who bowled for...
It's PBA history as Mitch Beasley defeats his wife to win PBA Shock Top Midwest Open Regional in St. Charles, Missouri
Saturday, July 11, 2015 6:00 pm
When I saw the final results of Saturday’s PBA Shock Top Midwest Open Regional at Plaza Lanes in St. Charles, Missouri, I wished I had stuck around to watch. But I had a ton of writing to do...
Anthony LaCaze enters bowling history books — and likely the USBC Hall of Fame — with 3rd straight year winning Eagle
Saturday, July 11, 2015 4:30 pm
Anthony LaCaze learned the meaning of a bowling Eagle as a young bowler. “Growing up my dad and my uncles used to bowl league together and they always went to the ABC Tournament,” LaCaze...