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Update: All Star Lanes Fall Classic in La Crosse canceled
Monday, October 20, 2014 10:00 am
Update: Nick Heilman reports that Nancy Kaiser told him the 30th annual All Star Lanes Fall Classic at All Star in La Crosse that was set for Saturday, Nov. 1 has been canceled.  Entries...
Tyler Sheehy slams 764 to top youth scoring
Sunday, October 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy slammed a 764 to top youth scoring and highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Sheehy chained games of 235, 269 and 260 at Prairie Lanes, where Jeromey Hodsdon had a 680 Shane...
Chad Dempski, Taylor LaVine, Connor Carpenter, Lauren Schmitt take top spots in BYBT at Badger Bowl
Sunday, October 19, 2014 5:00 am
Chad Dempski, Taylor LaVine, Connor Carpenter and Lauren Schmitt  won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Badger Bowl. Dempski, who averaged 213,...
Chris Gibbons fires 807, Patty Spires-Merkel slams 713
Friday, October 17, 2014 11:55 pm
Chris Gibbons fired an 807 series and Patty Spires-Merkel slammed a 713 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Gibbons chained games of 290, 258 and 259 in the Schwoegler’s Jesters...
Marshall Holman a great addition to Xtra Frame booth for GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI
Friday, October 17, 2014 5:00 am
I’ve written and said many times that my favorite bowling announcing team of all-time was Mike Durbin or Denny Schreiner with Marshall Holman. Holman was my favorite bowler when I was a kid,...
Mike Hoffman, Greg Van Haren, Steve Micksch fire perfect games
Thursday, October 16, 2014 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman, Greg Van Haren and Steve Micksch fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Hoffman’s 63rd career 300 came on the Kegel Route 66 challenge...
J.T. Jackson truly putting 'Action' in his name with winner-take-all match against Chris Barnes
Thursday, October 16, 2014 4:00 am
If the average person knows J.T. “Action” Jackson, it’s for his numerous TV commercials, not his bowling. But the 37-year-old lefty is a good enough bowler to have won a PBA...
Dan Miller falls a shot shy of perfection
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 11:55 pm
Dan Miller fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Miller’s 298 game came in a 730 series in the Dream Lanes Classic League. The high scores were Larry...
Why the new PWBA may last under BPAA, USBC
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:00 pm
Chad Murphy was working for Columbia Industries about eight years ago when Strike Ten Entertainment President Frank DeSocio paid him a visit during a layover at the San Antonio airport. DeSocio...
Fields set for PBA Challenge qualifiers at GEICO PBA World of Series of Bowling VI
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 4:00 am
All of the fields are set for the PBA Challenge qualifiers at GEICO PBA World of Series of Bowling VI at South Point in Las Vegas, PBA announced in this news release. The qualifiers for the PBA...
Jon O’Konek fires 10th career perfect game
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 11:55 pm
Jon O’Konek fired his 10th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. O’Konek’s 300 came in a 728 in the Waun-A-Bowl Suburban League. The top seris on...
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....