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Derek Eoff fires 814-297 to lead weekend scoring
Sunday, September 13, 2015 11:55 pm
Derek Eoff fired a Madison Bowling Association season-high 814 series that featured a 297 game to highlight area bowling over the weekend. The Storm staffer rolled games of 238, 279 and 297 in the...
Kyle Anderson beats Rollie Truehl in Badger Bowl grindfest for first MAST title
Sunday, September 13, 2015 8:00 pm
Young lefty Kyle Anderson beat veteran righty Rollie Truehl 215-187 in the title match of a grindfest at Badger Bowl on Sunday to win his first Madison Area Scratch Tour title. First was $535 and...
Steven Keeler wins Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open
Sunday, September 13, 2015 6:00 pm
Steven Keeler of Shawnee Mission, Kansas, edged top seed Devin Bidwell 220-219 in the title match to win the Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open on Sunday, Greater Iowa Bowling...
Danielle McEwan fights through pocket 7-10s to make her first PWBA Tour title a major — the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship
Sunday, September 13, 2015 4:00 pm
When Danielle McEwan left her second pocket 7-10 split of the title match of the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship promoted by GoBowling.com, she easily could have fried and given in. Not given up...
Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open cut takes minus 9
Saturday, September 12, 2015 11:00 pm
The Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open historically has had difficult lane conditions that produce a cut score of under a 200 average. And that was the case Saturday at Maple...
The 19th Green: After struggling on lanes, Andy 'Kangaroo' Mills excels in inaugural Putt Putt Championships
Saturday, September 12, 2015 9:00 pm
Note from Riggs: In return for creating #ReadTheBlog, I am providing space for Nick Heilman to write The 19th Green blog on the intense Putt Putt Championships events held on conjunction with the...
Jim Fosdick fires 801, Todd Handel slams perfect game
Friday, September 11, 2015 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 801 series and Todd Handel slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling Friday and last week. Fosdick, a Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer who annually is...
Danielle McEwan, Kelly Kulick join Liz Johnson, Stefanie Johnson on TV finals of Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship
Friday, September 11, 2015 10:00 pm
Danielle McEwan climbed the longest road and Kelly Kulick a sightly shorter one to join top seeds Liz Johnson and Stefanie Johnson on Sunday’s TV finals of the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship...
Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open lane pattern again under 2-1 ratio
Friday, September 11, 2015 5:00 pm
If you can average 200 you probably will make the cut at this weekend’s big GIBA Fusion Realtors/Community First National Bank Open at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa. That’s based on...
Concord Lanes in St. Louis is new host of Holiday Doubles Dec. 18-20
Friday, September 11, 2015 8:00 am
When Red Bird Lanes manager Jerry Anderson announced the closing of the Cahokia, Illinois center this summer, he promised he would find another St. Louis area home for the popular Holiday Doubles....
John Losse, Pete Hamilton, Mark Mansur fire 1st perfect games of season
Thursday, September 10, 2015 11:55 pm
John Losse, Pete Hamilton, and Mark Mansur fired the first perfect games of the season to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Losse’s fourth career 300 came in a 763 in...
PBA League teams can protect up to 3 players for 2016 draft Dec. 17
Thursday, September 10, 2015 4:00 pm
PBA League teams will be able to protect up to three players from their 2015 rosters for the 2016 season, PBA announced in this news release on Thursday. Oct. 26 is the deadline for managers to...
John Losse’s 774, Barb Dorn’s 601 top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 11:55 pm
John Losse fired a 774 and Barb Dorn rolled a 601 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Losse competed in the Dream Lanes Classic League, and Dorn in the Waun-A-Bowl Belles League. Phil Fry was...
Surprising success of new PWBA Tour doesn’t mean a 'real' PWBA Tour is coming — and that may be a good thing
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 8:00 am
When the re-launch of the Professional Women’s Bowling Association was announced last fall, the obvious concern was entries. I was among those who worried the PWBA might not be able to attract...
Las Vegas tournament is newest offering from Mike Flanagan’s InsideBowling.com
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 7:00 am
When Mike Flanagan left Storm Products in the spring, one of the things he said he wanted to do was expand the offerings of his InsideBowling.com in tournaments and webcasting. One of his first...