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Update: Nate Sime totals 2,236 all-events, Macadilla Killa blasts 3,579 to take titles on last weekend of City Tournament
Sunday, January 25, 2015 11:00 pm
Nate Sime totaled 2,236 all-events and Macadilla Killa blasted a 3,579 to win the titles on the last day of the Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City Tournament — on...
New scoring system for World Bowling Tour finals no better on TV than it was live
Sunday, January 25, 2015 10:00 pm
I really wanted to like the new scoring system used at the World Bowling Tour Finals during the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI at South Point in Las Vegas. But I didn’t, as I explained...
Matt Smith edges Marshall Kent to win Fusion Realtors Open
Sunday, January 25, 2015 6:00 pm
Matt Smith knocked off top seed and PBA Tour champion Marshall Kent 223-215 in the title match to win the Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors Open over the weekend at Maple Lanes in...
Motion Plus Lanes wins Greater Milwaukee Classic Team tourney
Sunday, January 25, 2015 5:00 pm
Motion Plus Lanes won Sunday’s Greater Milwaukee Classic Team tourney at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls. Motion Plus (Chad Mass, Jeff Nimke, Dave Beres, Chad Kloss and Chris Pierson) defeated...
Jacob Kent leads low-scoring Fusion Realtors Open qualifying; cut is 40 under
Saturday, January 24, 2015 11:00 pm
If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Scores were so low at the Fusion Realtors Open on Saturday that Jacob Kent didn’t even average 200 in his first effort, yet still would...
Gregg Williams, Jim Fosdick, Herb Kimpel win Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tourney
Saturday, January 24, 2015 8:00 pm
Crossover Technologies — Gregg Williams, Jim Fosdick and Herb Kimpel — won the Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tournament on Saturday at Prairie Lanes, Prairie proprietor Ross Bussan...
A giant of bowling passes: RIP Chuck Pezzano
Saturday, January 24, 2015 5:00 pm
I didn’t get to see Chuck Pezzano all that often, but it was an absolute delight every time I saw him. We had the same two passions/professions: bowling and journalism, so we had a natural...
Alex Luther, Glenn Braud fire perfect games
Friday, January 23, 2015 11:55 pm
Alex Luther and Glenn Braud fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Luther’s first career 300 came in a 671 in the Prairie Lanes Fun league. Braud’s first...
Chris Gibbons fires 815-300; Dave Massey, Scott Holznagel, Mike Nelson, Roger Wallom, Brian Call, Mike Johnson also reach perfection
Thursday, January 22, 2015 11:55 pm
Chris Gibbons fired an 815 series that featured a perfect game, and Dave Massey, Scott Holznagel, Mike Nelson, Roger Wallom, Brian Call and Mike Johnson also slammed 300 games to highlight Madison...
USBC Open Championships VIP program a solid value again
Thursday, January 22, 2015 8:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress Open Championships VIP program is a solid value again this year and I bought it as soon it was offered. The VIP package, which is detailed in this USBC news...
Update: Re-entries allowed for Fusion Realtors Open, lane pattern details released
Thursday, January 22, 2015 8:00 am
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors Open typically sells out at 180 entries twice a year at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa. But a date change necessitated by Maple hosting the Iowa...
Addie Darga slams 718
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 11:55 pm
Addie Darga slammed a 718 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Darga’s big series came in the Badger Bowl Mixers League and was her second 700 of the season — she had a...
Scott Thompson fires 1st career perfect game
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 11:55 pm
Scott Thompson fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Thompson’s 300 came in a 660 series in the Prairie Lanes Big 10 League. The high series on...
Jason Belmonte, Marshall Kent slam dunks for 2014 PBA Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 10:00 am
I knew it was going to be the case going in, but it only took me about 30 seconds of browsing the official 2014 PBA Tour statistics to confirm who I was going to vote for as Player of the Year and...
Earon Vollmar fires 900 series in Toledo, Ohio
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 4:00 am
Earon Vollmar fired a 900 series at New Glass Bowl Lanes in Toledo, Ohio on Monday night, according to numerous Facebook posts. The posts include at least two videos, with this video uploaded by...