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Junior Gold looks to set record with more than 3,100 competitors
Thursday, July 9, 2015 10:00 pm
As I wrote up here, the Junior Gold youth program set another record with more than 6,200 members in the 2014-15 season, after surpassing more than 5,000 members for the first time in 2013-14. That...
Greater Iowa Bowling Association signs sponsorship deal with Ebonite, announces 2015-16 schedule
Thursday, July 9, 2015 4:00 pm
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association on Thursday announced that Ebonite has signed on as the organization’s new sponsor and released its 2015-16 schedule. GIBA said that it signed a 3-year...
Eldorado buys out MGM’s share of Silver Legacy, Circus Circus in Reno
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 9:00 am
Update: The deal has closed. Details are in this story in the Reno Gazette-Journal. The most noteworthy item in the story is this: After improving the amenities and remodeling the rooms, the...
Kenosha’s Ryan Zagar caps memorable run in El Paso with near-miss in Open Championships singles
Sunday, July 5, 2015 10:00 pm
Ryan Zagar almost couldn’t have scripted his first trip to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships any better. There’s just one shot he’d change … or perhaps...
Greg Young, Sydney Brummett win Masters gold as Junior Team USA takes 7 of 8 medals in Masters to close out PABCON Youth Championships
Saturday, July 4, 2015 4:00 am
Greg Young and Sydney Brummett won the gold medals as Junior Team USA took seven of eight medals in Masters to close out the 2015 PABCON Youth Championships in Panama, the United States Bowling...
Brandon Soedarmasto, Brigitte Jacobs win Teen Masters titles as U14 bowlers make splash
Friday, July 3, 2015 10:00 pm
Brandon Soedarmasto of Levittown, New York, and Brigitte Jacobs of Freeport, Illinois, won the titles in the Teen Masters Championships at South Point Bowling Plaza on Friday, each earning $7,500...
Matt Gasn hosting a World Series-style weekend of 5 tourneys for single entry fee Sept. 12-13
Friday, July 3, 2015 8:00 am
As I have said many times before, I typically don't write about tournaments outside Wisconsin and the surrounding states unless they are national in scope. I simply don't have the time to write up...
World Bowling President Kevin Dornberger receives 2015 John Davis Award
Friday, July 3, 2015 4:00 am
World Bowling President Kevin Dornberger has been named as the 2015 recipient of the John Davis Award, Kegel announced during the Phantom Radio Show at Bowl Expo in Las Vegas. Dornberger, who is...
Junior Team USA boys take gold, girls silver in team at PABCON Youth Championships
Friday, July 3, 2015 4:00 am
The Junior Team USA boys ran away with another gold medal and the girls earned silver in team Thursday at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Youth Championships in Panama, the United States...
Historical items in International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame July auction
Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am
A couple of items more than a century old are among the items in the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame’s July auction. Proceeds from the monthly auctions benefit the IBMHOF in its...
Guest blog: Mason Brantley: What got you here can get you there
Thursday, July 2, 2015 9:00 am
Note: On occasion, I offer the perspective of a guest blogger on 11thFrame.com. The following piece is by Mason Brantley of Detroit, whose resume includes one PBA Regional title, 4 MSBS titles, 3...
Flurry of late scratch champions highlight 2015 Women's Championships
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 8:00 am
While the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships hasn’t seen a new leader since early May, the USBC Women’s Championship saw three of its four scratch champions compete in the...
Junior Team USA wins trios gold at PABCON Youth Championships by astounding 472 pins
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 4:00 am
Junior Team USA's Wesley Low, Kamron Doyle and Michael Tang didn’t just win the boys trios gold medal at the 2015 Pan American Bowling Confederation Youth Championships in Panama on Tuesday,...
Singles gold medalist Kamron Doyle teams with Michael Tang to strike doubles gold at PABCON Youth Championships
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 4:00 am
Junior Team USA’s Kamron Doyle won his second gold medal in as many tries at the PABCON Youth Championships in Panama, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this news release. Doyle...
Scroggins brothers’ 10-lefty group 'Lefty Mafia' ready to go again in 2016 Open Championships
Monday, June 29, 2015 5:00 am
If you don’t know what team bowling really is about and how tough the lane conditions are at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, you might look at the scores the...