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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...
Larry Beranek fires 804, Arick Ecker slams perfect game
Monday, January 19, 2015 11:55 pm
Larry Beranek fired an 804 series and Arick Ecker slammed a  perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Beranek’s supernational came in the Schwoegler’s Good...
Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette boys, Sun Prairie girls maintain leads after 9th week of area high school bowling
Monday, January 19, 2015 8:00 pm
 The Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette boys and Sun Prairie girls maintained their leads after the ninth week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette has a 74-70 lead...
Terry Dunn fires 809 to lead weekend scoring
Sunday, January 18, 2015 11:55 pm
Terry Dunn fired an 809 series to lead Madison area bowling over the weekend. Dunn chained games of 267, 267 and 275 in the Dream Lanes Opposites League. Doris Anderson led women’s scoring...
Update: Joe Braatz, Tony Scialabba grab City Tournament all-events, singles leads; team entries top last year at 104
Sunday, January 18, 2015 11:00 pm
Joe Braatz grabbed the all-events lead and Tony Scialabba the singles lead for the only scratch changes in the third weekend of the Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City...
Amleto Monacelli, Josh Blanchard, Missy Parkin, Michael Coffey win segments of PBA Challenge show
Sunday, January 18, 2015 8:00 pm
As the NFC title game kicked off on Sunday, my phone started blowing up. Since nothing had really happened in the game yet, I was puzzled – until I looked at the messages and realized people...
Nick Haugen, Hannah Yelk, Mason Schellin, Christy Mottier take top spots in BYBT at Prairie Lanes
Sunday, January 18, 2015 6:00 pm
Nick Haugen, Hannah Yelk, Mason Schellin and Christy Mottier  won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Prairie Lanes. Haugen, who averaged 230,...
Going (900) Global: Chris Barnes fires perfect game in stepladder finals in winning DHC PBA Japan Invitational
Saturday, January 17, 2015 11:00 pm
That didn’t take long. In his first PBA Tour event since signing with 900 Global, Chris Barnes fired a perfect game in the semifinal match of the stepladder finals and then edged Mike Fagan...
In battle of non-champions, Chad Kuehmichel beats Rich Zarnstorff in MAST tourney at Viking Lanes
Saturday, January 17, 2015 8:00 pm
In a title match that had those in attendance cheering for both players, Chad Kuehmichel defeated Rich Zarnstorff to win Saturday’s Madison Area Scratch Tour tournament at Viking Lanes in...
Rachel Zimmer fires women’s season-high 784, Bryan Zimmer just misses men’s season-high with 836 that includes perfect game; Chris Nye rolls 809, Dan Barsness slams perfect game
Friday, January 16, 2015 11:55 pm
It was a memorable session of the Village Lanes Pinheads League on Friday night, as Rachel Zimmer fired a Madison area women’s season-high 784 and her brother Bryan Zimmer just missed a...
Mike Hoffman fires 796 on PBA Cheetah pattern, Brittany Pollentier slams 720
Thursday, January 15, 2015 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman fired a 796 series on the PBA Cheetah pattern and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 720 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Using a DV8 INTRIGUE in the Ten Pin...
Allison Dempski sets Madison area youth female record with 811, Tyler Sheehy blasts 805
Thursday, January 15, 2015 11:50 pm
I don't usually write up youth scores until Monday, but what happened in the Storm Major League at Prairie Lanes on Thursday was so extraordinary that I had to make an exception. Prairie...
Update: Members Insurance in $1,000 sponsorship for GIBA 2-Pattern Doubles, Triple Elimination Shootout Feb. 7-8 in Davenport, Iowa
Thursday, January 15, 2015 2:00 pm
Two fun and challenging format tournaments are set for Leisure Lanes in Davenport, Iowa the weekend of Feb. 7-8. Update: Greater Iowa Bowling Association administrator Joe Engelkes said...