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Dave Eaton fires 795, Sue Heiser rolls 620 top Monday scoring
Monday, January 25, 2016 11:55 pm
Dave Eaton fired a 795 series and Sue Heiser rolled a 620 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Eaton competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League and Heiser in the Dream Lanes Early Niters League....
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls maintain leads after 10th week of area high school bowling
Monday, January 25, 2016 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls maintained their leads after Monday’s 10th week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. The Sun Prairie boys have 86.5 points,...
Internal ownership change at Kegel doesn’t look to mean changes in company operations
Monday, January 25, 2016 5:00 pm
Kegel LLC has undergone an internal ownership change but statements from those involved indicate it will be business as usual for the company. In this news release, the Florida-based company known...
New President Scott Norton says Players Committee aims to advocate for players without being adversary of PBA
Monday, January 25, 2016 11:00 am
Even if it got to the point where PBA players were mad enough to want to sue the PBA over some issue, there wouldn’t be much point to it: as the old saying goes, you can’t get blood out...
Kasey Horwath’s 714, Meredith Holt’s 694 top youth scoring
Sunday, January 24, 2016 11:55 pm
Kasey Horwath fired a 714 and Meredith Holt slammed a 694 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Horwath and Holt both competed at Dream Lanes. Next were Tyler Sheehy with 708...
Patrick Allen nearly fires perfect game on PBA Challenge Finals show
Sunday, January 24, 2016 4:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped. The PBA Challenge Series Finals TV show was taped Saturday, Dec. 18 at...
U.S. Opens, USBC Masters, Queens not part of World Bowling Tour in 2016
Saturday, January 23, 2016 8:00 am
When I got the 2016 World Bowling Tour schedule a couple of weeks ago, there were some big tournaments missing: the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open, United States Bowling Congress Masters and USBC...
Rick Thomas’ 792 tops Friday scoring
Friday, January 22, 2016 11:55 pm
Rick Thomas rolled a 792 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Thomas competed in the Sport Bowl Lions League. Roger Dushack was next with 781 in the Dream Lanes Minor League, followed by Bob...
USBC President Frank Wilkinson, director Mark Martin, industry executive Jeff Ussery nominees for USBC board positions
Friday, January 22, 2016 5:00 am
United States Bowling Congress President Frank Wilkinson, incumbent director Mark Martin, and industry executive Jeff Ussery have been nominated for the USBC Board of Directors, USBC announced in...
Charlie Ponti, Rollie Truehl fire perfect games
Thursday, January 21, 2016 11:55 pm
Charlie Ponti and Rollie Truehl fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Ponti's first career 300 came in a 770 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban Atlas League. Truehl's...
Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Scholarship application available
Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:00 am
The Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Scholarship application is available for graduating seniors, the Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Association announced. The WWBA said it will give out 11...
Dwain Holznagel fires 847 with near-double 300, Brittany Pollentier slams 741; Jeremy Krueger, Cody Bartow also roll perfect games
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:55 pm
Dwain Holznagel fired an 847 series that featured a 300 and a 299, Brittany Pollentier slammed a 741, and Jeremy Krueger and Cody Bartow rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on...
Jason Belmonte edges Ryan Ciminelli for 2015 PBA Player of the Year in one of closest votes ever
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 3:30 pm
In one of the closest votes in PBA Tour history, Jason Belmonte edged Ryan Ciminelli  for 2015 Chris Schenkel Player of the Year 47.36 percent to 43.22 percent. Belmonte is the fourth player to...
Tony Franklin offers great perspective on 900 after firing 876 (free for non-subscribers)
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 11:00 am
In only about 48 hours earlier this month, bowlers in Michigan and Pennsylvania fired 900 series, as I wrote up here and here. Predictably, the scores were greeted with much scorn on social media,...
Jim Fosdick fires 773 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 11:55 pm
Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer Jim Fosdick fired a 773 series to lead Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Fosdick, who leads the MBA this season with four 800 series and its tied for the...