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Update: New Rose Bowl tourney set for Oct. 25-26 at Leisure Lanes in Davenport, Iowa canceled
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 4:00 am
Update: This tourney has been canceled due to low entries, with several other tournaments going on the weekend of Oct. 25-26 in the Midwest. "We will definitely attempt to do this again when there...
Luke Ganser fires 3rd career perfect game
Monday, October 13, 2014 11:55 pm
Luke Ganser fired his third career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Ganser’s 300 came in a 695 series in the Riviera Bowl Special League. The high series were Twoie...
Shane Quam fires 709 to top youth scoring
Sunday, October 12, 2014 11:55 pm
Shane Quam fired a 709 to top youth scoring over the weekend. Quam competed at Ten Pin Alley. Tanner Bilstad was next with 688. No girls scores of 600 or higher were reported. Ray Nelson led...
Xtra Frame now an even better value
Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:00 am
I’ve written multiple times that Xtra Frame is a great value for any bowling fan, delivering hundreds of hours of bowling competition for $64.99 per year, or just a little over $5 per month....
Lane pattern released for 12th annual Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open Oct. 26 at New Berlin Bowl
Sunday, October 12, 2014 8:00 am
The lane pattern has been released for the 12th annual Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 26 at New Berlin Bowl, 16000 W. Cleveland Ave. in New Berlin, organizer Bob Greenfield...
Derek Eoff, Gail Myers Jr. win 3rd straight MAST doubles title
Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:00 pm
Derek Eoff and Gail Myers won their third straight Madison Area Scratch Tour doubles tournament, defeating Dan Swenson and Herb Kimpel 414-379 in the title match at Lake Ripley Lanes on Saturday,...
Key questions to be answered on re-launch of Professional Women’s Bowling Association
Saturday, October 11, 2014 10:00 am
The bowling world was buzzing after Friday’s announcement that the Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour will re-launch in 2015 with a 3-year funding commitment from the United...
Brock Fandrich fires 3rd career perfect game
Friday, October 10, 2014 11:55 pm
Brock Fandrich fired his third career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Fandrich’s 300 came in a 755 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Three-Man League. Twoie Gallagher...
Greg Van Haren slams 9th career perfect game
Thursday, October 9, 2014 11:55 pm
Greg Van Haren slammed his ninth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Van Haren’s 300 came in a 679 series in the Dream Lanes Great Lakes League....
Whatever skeptics may say, Bowlmor AMF deal is important for PBA
Thursday, October 9, 2014 5:00 am
When PBA Commissioner Tom Clark told me in August that he expected PBA to sign a deal with Bowlmor AMF, there were more than a few skeptics. The enemy of competitive bowling would never support the...
Kevin Kleutgen fires 816, Lauren Sammel slams 706; Dick Kalnicky, Kevin Statz reach perfection
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 11:55 pm
Kevin Kleutgen fired an 816 series, Lauren Sammel slammed a 706, and Dick Kalnicky and Kevin Statz rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Kleutgen’s supernational...
Making sure a Hall of Fame is what it should be
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 8:00 am
In a few weeks, I will have the honor for the third straight year of serving on the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame Committee. As much as it’s an honor, it’s also a...
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes hosting MBA Senior Masters, Senior City Tournament
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 7:00 am
The 2014-15 Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters and Senior City Tournament will be held next month at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, MBA Manager Bill Dennis announced Tuesday. The Senior Masters will be...
Aaron Bauman, Alex Bowyer, Herb Kimpel, Eugene Stark slam perfect games
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 11:55 pm
Aaron Bauman, Alex Bowyer, Herb Kimpel and Eugene Stark slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Baumann’s first career 300 came in a 792 series in the Riviera Bowl...
Becky James slams 706 series
Monday, October 6, 2014 11:55 pm
Becky James slammed a 706 series to highlight Madison area bowling. James, who has the highest series by a Madison area woman this season with a 767 on Sept. 23 in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter...