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PBA Regional weekend in Council Bluffs, Iowa offers 2 tourneys for price of 1
Friday, September 19, 2014 4:00 am
A PBA Regional weekend in Council Bluffs, Iowa Oct. 11-12 offers two tourneys for the price of one, just as it did in September 2013. On Saturday, Oct. 11, Thunderbowl in Council Bluffs will host...
Trevor Habich falls pin shy of perfection
Thursday, September 18, 2014 11:55 pm
Trevor Habich fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Habich’s 299 game came in a 774 series in the Dream Lanes Major League. The top...
6 Xtra Frame-only tourneys, return of PBA/PBA50 Doubles highlight rest of 2015 PBA Tour schedule
Thursday, September 18, 2014 5:00 am
The PBA released the rest of its schedule for 2015 on Thursday, including for the PBA50 Tour, which I’ll write up in a separate blog. And for all the fiscal restraints PBA is operating under,...
Return of PBA/PBA50 Doubles highlights 2015 PBA50 Tour schedule
Thursday, September 18, 2014 4:00 am
The return of the PBA/PBA50 Tour Doubles highlights the 2015 PBA50 Tour schedule that was announced Thursday by PBA in this news release. The PBA50 Tour kicks off in April with its southern swing in...
Cody Pechan fires 1st career perfect game; Mary Lo slams 713, Tammy Belz 709
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 11:55 pm
Cody Pechan fired his first career perfect game, Mary Lo slammed a 713 series and Tammy Belz a 709 to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Pechan’s 300 came in the Oregon Bowl...
Danielle McEwan caps big week for Team USA at PABCON Women’s Championships with Masters gold
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:00 pm
Danielle McEwan capped a huge week for Team USA at the 2014 Pan American Bowling Confederation Women's Championships by winning the Masters gold, the United States Bowling Congress reported. The...
Willow Creek Scratch Tournament set for Saturday, Oct. 18
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 6:00 am
With the Badger State Elite Match Games off the schedule, as I wrote up here, Willow Creek in Green Bay is holding a scratch tournament on Saturday, Oct. 18. The entry fee is $90 and first prize...
Greg Stauffacher fires 771, Barb Gaffney, Rachel Zimmerman 633 each to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 11:55 pm
Greg Stauffacher fired a 771 series and Barb Gaffney and Rachel Zimmer each rolled 633 to top Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Stauffacher competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Senior Masters League,...
Team USA wins team with record score, sweeps all-events medals at PABCON Women’s Championships
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 10:00 pm
In a record-setting effort on Tuesday, Team USA won the team event and swept the all-events medals at the 2014 Pan American Bowling Confederation Women's Championships, the United States Bowling...
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...