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Todd Handel just misses perfect game
Monday, November 3, 2014 11:55 pm
Todd Handel fell just a shot shy of a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Handel fired a 297 game in a 728 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League. Dave Wittwer...
3 boys teams, Waunakee/Middleton/Sauk Prairie girls lead after opening week of area high school bowling
Monday, November 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Three boys teams and the Waunakee/Middleton/Sauk Prairie girls lead after Monday’s opening week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette, Monona Grove and...
Gianmarc Manzione’s 'Pin Action' a page-turning look at a great era and a living legend
Monday, November 3, 2014 6:00 am
When Gianmarc Manzione first told me he was working on a book about bowling’s famed action era, I envisioned something pretty much like what Pin Action turned out to be: a page-turner filled...
Chris Barnes, Brittni Hamilton set for 50th World Cup starting Tuesday
Monday, November 3, 2014 4:00 am
If you wonder how big a deal it is to represent your country in the QubicaAMF World Cup, consider what Chris Barnes gave up to compete in the longest-running international singles tournament. As I...
Tyler Sheehy fires perfect game in 812 series to top youth scoring
Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy fired a perfect game in an 812 series to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Competing in the Prairie Lanes Storm Major League on Thursday, Sheehy opened with his third...
Spoiler alert: Results of the World Bowling Tour finals with new scoring system
Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:30 pm
If you don't want to know who won the World Bowling Tour Finals at the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI at South Point in Las Vegas, do not read this blog. PBA posts the scores from the weekend...
Spoiler alert: Results of the PBA Bowling Challenge TV finals at the World Series of Bowling
Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:00 pm
If you don't want to know who won the PBA Challenge and WBT Finals tournaments at the World Series of Bowling at South Point in Las Vegas, do not read this blog. PBA posted the scores from...
Spoiler alert: Results of the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI animal pattern TV shows
Saturday, November 1, 2014 11:00 pm
If you don't want to know who won the tournaments at the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI at South Point in Las Vegas, do not read this blog. PBA posts the scores from the weekend tapings of the...
Frequency Bowling Tour 4 Ball Challenge set for Nov. 30 in Amherst Junction
Saturday, November 1, 2014 11:00 am
The Frequency Bowling Tour’s second tournament of the season will be the 4 Ball Challenge on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 11 a.m. at Whitetail Lanes in Amherst Junction. The tournament, which is limited...
Johnny Petraglia, BROOKLYN STyLES make Sean Rash top pick of PBA League draft
Saturday, November 1, 2014 4:00 am
When the BROOKLYN STyLES won the random drawing for the top pick in Friday’s PBA League draft at South Point in Las Vegas, the betting favorite if there had been odds set would have to have...
Kayla Klink fires 739 to top Friday scoring
Friday, October 31, 2014 11:55 pm
Kayla Klink fired a 739 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Klink’s big series in the Schwoegler’s Tiger League is the second-highest by a Madison area woman this season,...
Waukesha’s Jim Knoblauch tops Kerry Painter to win ITRC Super Senior Classic
Friday, October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Waukesha’s Jim Knoblauch edged top seed Kerry Painter 224-213 to win the the 2014 International Training and Research Center Super Senior Classic on Friday, the United States Bowling Congress...
Player list set for Friday's 2015 PBA League draft
Friday, October 31, 2014 10:00 am
The list of players eligible to be picked in Friday’s 2015 PBA League draft was released Thursday by the PBA in this news release. The draft will be at 2 p.m. Central time at the new South...
Las Vegas, Detroit among cities bidding for World Bowling Championship events
Friday, October 31, 2014 8:00 am
Las Vegas and Detroit are among the cities bidding for World Bowling Championship events, World Bowling CEO and President Kevin Dornberger announced in a news release Friday. World Bowling earlier...
2nd straight PBA World Championship position round thriller produces TV field of Wes Malott, Mike Fagan, Ronnie Russell, Todd Book, Stuart Williams
Friday, October 31, 2014 2:00 am
The position round game of the 2013 PBA World Championship was one of the wildest in PBA history, as I chronicled here. But it nearly was topped by Thursday night’s position round of the 2014...