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Chameleon Championship TV finals could be real treat for fans
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 3:00 pm
Bowling fans could be in for a real treat with the TV finals of the PBA Chameleon Championship. Unless it’s a friend, I don’t usually pull for anyone to win — I just like to see...
USBC Open Championships VIP program again a solid value for serious tournament competitors
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 8:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress Open Championships VIP program is a solid value again this year for serious tournament competitors. The 2016 Open Championships are at the National Bowling...
Ricky Burright, Cody Baley slam perfect games
Monday, December 14, 2015 11:55 pm
Ricky Burright and Cody Baley slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Burright’s 10th career 300 came in a 714 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League....
Sean Rash closing in on ending World Series of near misses after Viper Championship Round of 16 win over Walter Ray Williams Jr.
Monday, December 14, 2015 10:00 pm
Sean Rash has been bowling well at GEICO World Series of Bowling VII — he just hasn’t made any TV finals. Yet. Rash finished eighth in the Rolltech PBA World Championship and lost...
Hall of Famers Parker Bohn III, Norm Duke headline quarterfinalists for PBA Cheetah Championship
Monday, December 14, 2015 9:00 pm
Hall of Famers Parker Bohn III and Norm Duke headline the eight bowlers who advanced to Wednesday’s quarterfinals of the PBA Cheetah Championship in competition Monday at the National Bowling...
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls remain leaders after 7th week of area high school bowling
Monday, December 14, 2015 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and Sun Prairie/East/Marshall girls maintained their leads after Monday’s seventh week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. The Sun Prairie boys have 59.5 points,...
Adam Barta's World Series of Bowling experience proving priceless and 'very fulfilling'
Monday, December 14, 2015 8:00 am
You could turn Adam Barta’s experience at GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VII into a Mastercard commercial that would go something like this. Making the cut in the Cheetah Championship and...
Top seed E.J. Tackett is 'Great Right Hope' with 4 lefties in PBA World Championship stepladder finals
Sunday, December 13, 2015 11:55 pm
How does a right-hander earn the top seed in a tournament otherwise dominated by lefties? When E.J. Tackett is the righty, the logical conclusion is that his incredible power — he is...
Jeromey Hodsdon fires 719, Allison Dempski slams 689 slams to top youth scoring
Sunday, December 13, 2015 11:55 pm
Jeromey Hodsdon fired a 719 series and Allison Dempski slammed a 689 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Both competed at Prairie Lanes, with Hodson chaining games of 246, 268 and...
Andy Bunkoske wins Frequency Bowling Tour tournament
Sunday, December 13, 2015 8:00 pm
Andy Bunkoske won the Frequency Bowling Tour survivor tournament at Rock River Lanes in Fort Atkinson on Sunday, beating Dave Beres in the title match, according to Facebook posts by tournament...
Ryan Ciminelli stays 42 pins ahead of E.J. Tackett with round to go in PBA World Championship
Sunday, December 13, 2015 5:00 pm
Ryan Ciminelli came into Sunday’s second round of match play at the Rolltech PBA World Championship 172 pins ahead of E.J. Tackett, as I wrote up here. The powerful lefty ended the round...
Jung Dawun’s Masters gold at World Women’s Championships shows depth of Korea’s bowling greatness
Sunday, December 13, 2015 8:00 am
Anyone who follows global bowling knows that Korea has become an equal to the U.S., and arguably even supplanted the U.S. as the pre-eminent bowling power. Korea had won gold in team in the last...
Ryan Ciminelli leads lefty surge at PBA World Championship, threatening Jason Belmonte's hold on Player of the Year three-peat
Saturday, December 12, 2015 11:59 pm
Midway through Saturday night’s first round of match play at the Rolltech PBA World Championship, a PBA Tour ball rep for one of the major companies walked by a group of observers and made a...
Stuart Williams stays on top, but loses some of lead in PBA World Championship
Saturday, December 12, 2015 6:00 pm
Stuart Williams was none too pleased with his cashers round of the PBA World Championship Saturday at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno. After being the only player at GEICO World Series of...
Liz Johnson’s perfect game leads Team USA to gold over Korea in World Women's Championships, reversing 2013 title match
Saturday, December 12, 2015 12:00 pm
In the last World Bowling Women’s Championships in 2013, Korea crushed defending champion Team USA in the gold medal team match 1,159-992 as I wrote up here. "We’ll be back,”...