login subscribe
Bowling’s digital daily newspaper delivering news, analysis and opinion.

All Headlines

2016 PBA Tournament of Champions headed to Grand Casino Resort Oklahoma
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 9:00 am
Bill O'Neill revealed to listeners a significant piece of news in the Xtra Frame Post-game Show after winning the PBA King of the Swing. Go to the 1-minute mark and hear O'Neill say that he is...
Bill O'Neill wins PBA King of the Swing in TV finals that provides great viewer education
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 11:00 pm
If you want a great education on bowling, Tuesday night's CBS Sports Network telecast of the PBA King of the Swing TV finals provides it. Like how hard PBA lane conditions can be. Like how...
Matt McNiel joins PBA, plans to enter World Series of Bowling
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 8:00 am
Matt McNiel has joined the PBA and will compete in the World Series of Bowling in December, but isn’t necessarily becoming a totally full-time Tour player. “I’m going to take it...
Lane pattern set for August 22-23 11thFrame.com Open; goal is multiple angles, no guttercap lofting necessary
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 7:00 am
The only thing that has disappointed me about the first two 11thFrame.com Opens is the way the lane patterns have played. In 2012, the pattern was so long and tight good right-handers were throwing...
Bowling among 8 sports to make shortlist for possible addition to 2020 Olympics in Tokyo
Monday, June 22, 2015 7:00 am
Bowling is one of eight sports to make the shortlist of sports that could be added to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee announced Monday here. The other seven...
Andres Gomez wins PBA Xtra Frame Pensacola South Open for 3rd PBA Tour title
Sunday, June 21, 2015 7:00 pm
Andres Gomez beat Tom Daugherty 211-192 in the title match to win Sunday’s PBA Xtra Frame Pensacola South Open at New Liberty Lanes, PBA reported in this news release. The win was the third...
With the help of your votes, USBC wins national youth award
Saturday, June 20, 2015 4:00 am
Thanks in part to the votes of bowlers and bowling fans, the United States Bowling Congress has won the National Council of Youth Sports S.T.R.I.V.E. Organization of the Year Award presented by AIG,...
Shannon Pluhowsky leads AZ Gals into first in team at Women's Championships
Saturday, June 20, 2015 4:00 am
Shannon Pluhowsky fired a 706 to lead AZ Gals of Peoria, Arizona into the scratch team lead Friday at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Women’s Championships, USBC reported in this news...
PWBA Tour expands Sacramento Open field to 80 after it fills at 64
Friday, June 19, 2015 11:00 pm
You can forget the worries about the PWBA Tour struggling to attract entries — at least for the first tournament of its main 2015 schedule. The PWBA Storm Sacramento Open July 9-11 at...
Update: PBA Commissioner Tom Clark adds to newly released World Series of Bowling details
Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:00 pm
In a message exchange with 11thFrame.com, PBA Tour CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark on Friday added to details released Thursday on the 2015 World Series of Bowling.  The PBA on Thursday...
Amleto Monacelli uses proper game plan, ball choice in winning PBA50 Northern California Classic
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 10:00 pm
Amleto Monacelli has talked multiple times in the past few years about how he has worked hard to increase his knowledge of equipment, something essential to success at the top level of bowling no...
PBA Oklahoma Open show an example of reverse ‘shimwrecking’ as Bill O’Neill turns tables on Jason Belmonte
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 11:00 pm
Jason Belmonte is almost always the “shimwrecker” who jumps way inside and blows up the lines of his foes. But Tuesday’s night’s PBA Oklahoma Open show was a rare example of...
Bob Spaulding showing PBA50 Tour he is more than just the answer to a trivia question
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Who did Mike Aulby beat in the 1995 PBA Tournament of Champions to complete the Triple Crown? I’m a bowling junkie who has watched pretty much every televised bowling event since I got my...
Back from broken leg, Chris Warren takes opening round lead at PBA50 Northern California Classic
Monday, June 15, 2015 10:00 pm
When Chris Warren didn’t come out last year to take the money of us regular schmoes on the PBA50 Tour I figured he was one of those top level players who had a regular job and didn’t have...
Free tips and tours of Chicago for Junior Gold competitors offered by IAB’s Jason Belmonte, Diandra Asbaty
Monday, June 15, 2015 8:00 am
Junior Gold participants have some special offers awaiting them from the International Art of Bowling and its principals Jason Belmonte and Diandra Asbaty when they come to the Chicago area next...