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Lodge Lanes Kids upstage Lodge Lanes Too at USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:00 pm
With Ron Dixon replacing the now ineligible PBA Tour champion Scott Newell, Lodge Lanes Too hit the lanes Tuesday at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships looking to win a second...
Brian Voss stays hot, leads first round of USBC Senior Masters
Monday, June 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Healthy and full of the fire he was famous for during his Hall of Fame career on the PBA Tour, Brian Voss finished third in last week’s Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open. It was a vintage...
2015 USBC Queens, Senior Queens moving to May with live ESPN2 finals for Queens
Monday, June 9, 2014 8:00 pm
First it was the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Masters moving to February, where it can be part of the PBA Tour schedule on ESPN, as I wrote up here. On Monday, USBC announced that the 2015...
Mark Baker’s coaching book is perfectly named: it is a game changer
Monday, June 9, 2014 6:00 am
One of the most fascinating developments in bowling in recent years is Mark Baker becoming one of the top coaches in the sport. I competed on the PBA Tour in the 1980s when Baker was one of the top...
Straighter is greater as Norm Duke downs Pete Weber to win PBA Senior U.S. Open
Friday, June 6, 2014 8:00 pm
LAS VEGAS – Straighter was both greater and safer as Norm Duke defeated Pete Weber 214-174 in the title match to win the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open on Friday. Lanes 47 and 48 at Suncoast...
Hall of Fame greats chasing Pete Weber heading to final day of PBA Senior U.S. Open
Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:00 pm
Pete Weber remains in the lead heading into the final day of the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Dexter, but it will be no cakewalk to the finish with an incredible group of Hall of Fame...
PBA member Gregory Thompson Jr. horrifically breaks arm while pitching
Thursday, June 5, 2014 8:00 am
In a terrible accident reminiscent of what happened to major league pitchers Tom Browning and Dave Dravecky, pro bowler Gregory Thompson horrifically broke his arm while throwing a pitch on Sunday....
This just in … again: That Pete Weber guy is good
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 11:00 pm
I’ve run out of ways to write this story: Pete Weber is the best bowling talent I’ve ever seen, still at the top of the sport at almost 52 and possibly better than ever. He’s been...
Ray of light in bowling’s darkness: Junior Gold continues to grow
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 8:00 pm
The sport of bowling hasn’t had much good news to celebrate in recent years, but there is one ray of light in the darkness: Junior Gold. The United States Bowling Congress on Wednesday...
Sean Rash fires perfect game in running stepladder to win PBA Wolf Open
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 11:00 pm
Sean Rash opened with a perfect game and struck on 37 of 48 shots in running the stepladder to win the PBA Wolf Open in TV finals that were taped last month and broadcast Tuesday night on CBS Sports...
Pete Weber, Amleto Monacelli – who else? – on top after second round of PBA Senior U.S. Open
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Put out an extremely demanding lane condition for a long format tournament for the world’s best bowlers 50 years of age and older and who would you expect to be on top? Amleto Monacelli has to...
PBA continues global expansion with Regional tournaments in Japan
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 9:00 pm
The globalization of bowling and the PBA took another step forward with the announcement Tuesday by PBA and Japan Bowling Promotions of a deal to expand the Regional program into Japan. The first...
Amleto Monacelli on top as quest for PBA Senior U.S. Open threepeat begins
Monday, June 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Amleto Monacelli is on top after the first round of the PBA Senior U.S. Open as he aims for a threepeat in the toughest test senior bowlers face. In his quest to become the grueling event’s...
No worries for 2015 Summer Swing: Back to Grand Casino Resort, FireLake Bowling Center in Oklahoma
Saturday, May 31, 2014 7:00 am
You could see this coming, based on all the positive comments and news coming out of the recent Summer Swing in Shawnee, Oklahoma: The Citizen Potawatomi Nation was happy with the visibility the PBA...
Amleto Monacelli looking for threepeat as PBA Senior U.S. Open kicks off Monday
Friday, May 30, 2014 7:00 am
The world’s best senior bowlers (and a bunch of lesser Raisins like me) are headed to Las Vegas for the first two weeks of June to compete in the season’s two senior majors: The PBA...