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USBC makes proper changes to ball surface altering rule for Open Championships
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress sometimes is slow to make changes that obviously are necessary for fairness in bowling, but it usually gets the big things correct eventually.   Some prime...
QuibicaAMF comments on Brunswick moves
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:45 am
QuibicaAMF has issued a statement on Brunswick getting out of the bowling business. As I wrote up here, Brunswick announced in a news release last Thursday that it has agreed to sell its Retail...
The Open Championships group you should join on Facebook
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:30 am
I have never met Keith Dumphy, but thanks to Facebook we have become friends based on our love for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Keith is a bowler who loves the tournament...
$25,000 raised for Hall of Fame at Bowl Expo
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:00 am
The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame had a good week at International Bowl Expo in Orlando, Florida. Even without the traditional Salute to Bowling this year, more than $25,000 still...
‘National Learn to Bowl Month’ returning in October
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:00 am
The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America announced earlier this month that National Learn To Bowl Month would return in October. The promotion is part of a national effort to...
Wayne Webb grabs 1st-round lead in high-scoring PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic
Monday, July 21, 2014 11:00 pm
PBA Hall of Famer Wayne Webb averaged more than 250 to take the lead after Monday’s first round of the PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic presented by Ebonite, PBA reported. Sporting wild...
Jodi Woessner leads Women’s All-Star, Jan Schmidt tops Senior Women’s U.S. Open after opening day
Monday, July 21, 2014 10:00 pm
Jodi Woessner leads the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Women's All-Star Tournament and Jan Schmidt tops the 2014 Bowling's Senior Women's U.S. Open after Monday’s opening rounds of...
In fitting battle of good guys, Bill McCorkle defeats Johnny Petraglia for PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic title
Sunday, July 20, 2014 11:00 pm
The late Dick Weber was the ultimate good guy — perhaps the most beloved figure in bowling history. So he had to be smiling as he looked down on Sunday’s title match of the PBA50 Dick...
Johnny Petraglia leads PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic heading to final day
Saturday, July 19, 2014 11:00 pm
PBA Hall of Famer Johnny Petraglia holds a 69-pin lead heading into the final day of the PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic presented by Storm at Pro Bowl West in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Petraglia...
Mike Fagan wins golds, Nathan Bohr silvers in singles, all-events at Pan American Sports Festival
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 pm
Team USA's Mike Fagan earned gold medals and Nathan Bohr silvers in singles and all-events Saturday at the Pan American Sports Festival in Puebla, Mexico, the United States Bowling Congress reported...
PBA cuts women’s dues, changes events to avoid conflicting with national women’s tournaments
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 am
The PBA announced Friday that it was cutting women’s dues for the balance of the 2014 season as part of a revised PBA Women’s Regional program, and replacing two women’s events that...
Woman sweeps first two weekends of PBA Japan Regional competition, beating all men in open events
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 am
I won’t pretend that I have any idea who Yuka Tsuchiya is, but I can tell you that based on what she did in the first two weekends of PBA Japan Regional competition she is something special as...
An expert’s take on those joining Junior Team USA for 2015 after Friday’s Junior Gold competition and the new age eligibility rule that kept 2 bowlers off the team
Friday, July 18, 2014 11:00 pm
There are three major things at stake when hundreds of the nation’s top youth bowlers compete each year in the Junior Gold Championships: national titles, Junior Team USA spots, and...
Paul McCordic leads after first round of PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic
Friday, July 18, 2014 9:00 pm
If you don’t think older bowlers still hunger for competition, check out the PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic presented by Storm, which is being held this weekend at Pro Bowl West in Fort...
Team USA wins gold, silver in mixed doubles at Pan American Sports Festival
Friday, July 18, 2014 8:00 pm
Team USA swept the gold and silver medals in mixed doubles Friday at the Pan American Sports Festival in Puebla, Mexico, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this news release. Nathan Bohr...