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Jack Jurek extends lead at PBA Senior U.S. Open with another strong round
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 10:00 pm
Jack Jurek pounded the Sunocast lanes on the “double burn” and then hit them nearly as hard on the “burn” Tuesday to take a solid lead after two rounds of the PBA Senior U.S....
Jack Jurek, John Burkett take advantage of 'burn' to top opening qualifying round of PBA Senior U.S. Open
Monday, June 1, 2015 10:00 pm
With just one oiling and three squads at the PBA Senior U.S. Open, scores figure to be a little higher than they would be with fresh oil for every squad. The Senior Open pattern isn’t flat...
How the end of the formal Sport Bowling program will aid the fight against sandbagging
Monday, June 1, 2015 1:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress Sport Bowling program is one of those things that has been greater in concept than in reality. Since it was launched in 2000-01, it’s never drawn the numbers...
Not a ‘pump and dump’: Brunswick Bowling Products CEO Brent Perrier likens new owner’s style to Warren Buffett
Monday, June 1, 2015 9:00 am
When news broke last week that a private equity group was buying Brunswick Bowling Products, the comments in social media were logical and predictable: It would be a “pump and dump”...
JR Raymond is accused Summer Swing ‘shimwrecker’ but says he was trying to score his best
Thursday, May 28, 2015 4:30 pm
On Thursday morning I posted this story based off of Anthony Lavery-Spahr’s interesting comments in his blog in The Bowling News. The portion that jumped out at me was this: “There are...
Did a player at the PBA Summer Swing cross the line of 'defense' in bowling?
Thursday, May 28, 2015 8:00 am
Anthony Lavery-Spahr wrote an interesting column for The Bowling News after competing in the PBA Summer Swing earlier this month. The portion that jumped out at me was this:   “There...
Move of World Series of Bowling puts PBA World Championship TV finals live on ESPN on Thursday, Dec. 17
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:00 am
The move of the World Series of Bowling from South Point in Las Vegas was due to a scheduling conflict and the PBA and South Point retain a strong relationship, PBA said in an email to its membership...
Can Kyle Troup be the next Guppy Troup after winning 1st PBA Tour title?
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:00 pm
Guppy Troup was never the best bowler on the PBA Tour, but he may have been the most popular. With his afro, dual-patterned wild pants and flamboyant personality, Troup had legions of fans. I will...
PBA World Series of Bowling switching dates, sites?
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:00 pm
It appears that the PBA World Series of Bowling will not be in late October and early November at the new South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas as originally planned. The dates and sites now are...
Update: Brunswick finally sells Bowling Products business; Atlanta private equity firm BlueArc Capital Management is buyer
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 7:00 am
Update: I wrote the story below over the weekend and set it to go live on Tuesday morning and not long after it went live and I Tweet'd it and posted it on Facebook, the announcement of the deal was...
Wichita State wins 2015 XBowling ITC men's title, but wicked lane pattern is co-star of show
Monday, May 25, 2015 10:00 pm
The Wichita State men cruised to another national title, sweeping Midland 3-0 to win the 2015 XBowling Intercollegiate Team Championships in the TV finals that aired Monday night on CBS Sports...
Rochelle Roventini’s roll continues as she ties for singles lead at USBC Women's Championships
Sunday, May 24, 2015 11:00 pm
Rochelle Roventini has been on a roll, but her performance Sunday at the United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships may have been the cherry on top of her bowling sundae. The Milwaukee...
With Queens over, Shannon Pluhowsky, Liz Johnson qualify to represent Team USA at Pan Am Games
Saturday, May 23, 2015 8:00 am
With the United States Bowling Congress Queens over, Shannon Pluhowsky and Liz Johnson have qualified to represent Team USA at the prestigious 2015 Pan American Games in July in Toronto, USBC...
Your vote needed to help USBC win national youth award
Friday, May 22, 2015 5:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress announced that it has been selected as one of five finalists for the National Council of Youth Sports S.T.R.I.V.E. Organization of the Year Award presented by AIG...
Entries fine for Senior U.S. Open separated from USBC Senior Masters
Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:00 am
Rarely have I been this happy to be wrong about a prediction. The last couple of years, the Senior U.S. Open and USBC Senior Masters have been back-to-back in Las Vegas, enabling us Raisins to bowl...