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Arick Ecker blasts season-high 826
Monday, September 15, 2014 11:55 pm
Arick Ecker blasted a Madison Bowling Association season-high 826 series to highlight area bowling on Monday. Ecker chained games of 279, 279 and 268 in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Gregg...
Team USA edges Colombia for trios gold, silver at PABCON Women’s Championships
Monday, September 15, 2014 10:00 pm
Clara Guerrero opened with a perfect game for home country Colombia, but both Team USA teams edged past Colombia to win the gold and silver in an extremely tight trios competition at the 2014 Pan...
Tyler Sheehy fires 2nd career perfect game, Hannah Yelk slams 700 to top youth; Terry Dunn rolls 12th career perfect game to top adults
Sunday, September 14, 2014 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy fired his second career perfect game and Hannah Yelk slammed a 700 to top youth scoring, while Terry Dunn rolled his 12th career perfect game to highlight adult leagues in Madison area...
Tom Hess defeats AJ Chapman for GIBA Fusion Realtors Open title
Sunday, September 14, 2014 11:00 pm
Tom Hess had a tough decision to make for the weekend: to bowl the GIBA Fusion Realtors Open in Waterloo, Iowa or the Budweiser Open PBA Regional in Dubuque, Iowa. I wrote about the issue of the...
Missy Parkin, Kelly Kulick set record in winning PABCON Women’s doubles
Sunday, September 14, 2014 10:00 pm
A day after home country favorite Clara Guerrero won the singles gold with a record score, Team USA’s Missy Parkin and Kelly Kulick on Sunday won the doubles gold with a record 2,861 at the...
Steve Taylor wins PBA Budweiser Open Regional by defeating Pete Weber, Jesse Buss in final 2 matches
Sunday, September 14, 2014 8:00 pm
Playing the lanes from an outside line virtually no other player used, Steve Taylor won the PBA Budweiser Midwest Open hosted by the Diamond Jo casino and presented by Dexter on Sunday at Cherry...
Badger Elite will not be held this year
Sunday, September 14, 2014 8:00 am
Weston Lanes announced Saturday that the Badger State Elite Match Games will not be held this year. The move comes after long-time Badger Elite and Central Wisconsin Scratch Bowlers Tour...
Fusion Realtors Open cut is minus 3
Saturday, September 13, 2014 11:00 pm
When I received the lane pattern for this weekend’s Fusion Realtors Open at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa, I wrote in this blog that it looked very challenging and scores likely would be low....
Clara Guerrero sets record in winning singles gold at PABCON Women's Championships
Saturday, September 13, 2014 10:00 pm
Competing in her home country, Colombia's Clara Guerrero broke the Pan American Bowling Confederation Women's Championships singles record in winning the gold medal on Saturday, the United States...
Documentary movie on evolution of bowling needs your help!
Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 am
Update: Here is a great interview Dominic Gall did with Don Barrett. There really is nothing more I can add to what Randy Brown writes here, except this: Please read it and do what he says! # # #...
New Japanese Invitational kicks off 2015 PBA Tour season as bonus for top World Series bowlers
Saturday, September 13, 2014 6:00 am
The PBA Tour hasn’t been a true Tour for a few years, but the start of next year looks more like it — at least for a select group of players who bowl excellently at World Series of...
Scott Noltemeyer’s 715, Theresa Holmes’ 646 top Friday scoring
Friday, September 12, 2014 11:55 pm
Scott Noltemeyer fired a 715 series and Theresa Holmes rolled a 646 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Noltemeyer competed in the Schwoegler’s Tiger League and Holmes in the Bowl-A-Vard...
Fusion Realtors Open lane pattern looks very challenging
Friday, September 12, 2014 3:45 pm
The lane pattern for this weekend’s Fusion Realtors Open looks very challenging. I might even call it nasty, based on the graph and data attached as a PDF to the end of this blog. But...
Update: Spots still available on A squad for this weekend's Fusion Realtors Open
Friday, September 12, 2014 11:00 am
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors Open is this weekend at Maple Lanes in Waterloo and there still are spots open on A squad, according to GIBA operator Joe Engelkes. A full...
Wichita, Baton Rouge, Lincoln chosen as XBowling Intercollegiate Championships sites for 2016-18
Friday, September 12, 2014 4:00 am
Many United States Bowling Congress Open Championships bowlers are going to feel a twinge of jealousy toward XBowling Intercollegiate Team and Singles Championships competitors based on the sites for...