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Please join us for the 3rd annual 2-pattern Riggs Classic April 4 at Badger Bowl
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 8:00 am
The third annual 2-pattern Riggs Classic is set for Saturday, April 4 (the day before Easter) at 11 a.m. at Badger Bowl. The tournament was conceived by the great folks at Badger Pro Shop after I...
Warne Copus falls a pin shy of perfection
Monday, March 30, 2015 11:55 pm
Warne Copus fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Copus’ 299 game came in a 729 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League. The high series on...
Bowling With Grapatin anti-cancer fundraiser set for April 25
Monday, March 30, 2015 12:00 pm
Bowling With Grapatin, an anti-cancer fundraiser in memory of Scott Grapatin, will be held Saturday, April 25 at 1 p.m. at Riviera Lanes, 8600 W. Greenfield Ave. in West Allis. Michael James, who...
MOTIV offering a PBA Tour staff contract in July 8-9 tournament in Detroit area
Monday, March 30, 2015 9:00 am
Tournaments offering ball contracts as prizes are nothing new, but those contracts usually are fairly minimal with some free balls. MOTIV is taking it to a totally different level with the MOTIV...
InsideBowling.com Open set for April 24-26 in St. Louis
Monday, March 30, 2015 8:00 am
The fifth annual InsideBowling.com Open is set for April 24-26 at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis, Missouri. First place seems almost certain to again be worth $10,000, as it is based on 225 entries...
Youth bowler Scott Schwoegler, adults Rick Festge, Mike Krachey fire perfect games
Sunday, March 29, 2015 11:55 pm
Youth bowler Scott Schwoegler and adults Rick Festge and Mike Krachey fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Competing at Sugar River Lanes in Belleville, Schwoegler...
PBA League a huge hit in Maine
Sunday, March 29, 2015 8:00 pm
Just over a year ago, the PBA revealed that it would be taking the PBA League to Maine in 2015. While some people scoffed at the concept, here is what I wrote in this blog: In my nearly three...
Dan Lemiesz defeats Derek Eoff for MAST Year End tourney title
Sunday, March 29, 2015 6:00 pm
Dan Lemiesz defeated top seed Derek Eoff 217-171 in the title match to win the Madison Area Scratch Tour Year End tournament over the weekend at Ten Pin Alley. First was $1,000 and second $800. The...
Curt Aemisegger wins 2nd straight PBA50 Regional
Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:43 pm
Curt Aemisegger won his second straight PBA50 Regional and fourth of his career on Saturday at Willowbrook, Illinois. Aemisegger beat Dave Traber 235-183 to win the PBA50 Tony Grigat Allstate Agent...
Tom Smyth slams 814-300, Mike Hoffman fires 800
Friday, March 27, 2015 11:55 pm
Tom Smyth slammed an 814 series that featured a perfect game, and Mike Hoffman fired an 800 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Smyth, who rolled an 838 earlier this season, opened with his...
2012 team Eagle winners Nicholas J’s Pro Shop 2 totals 2,873 at Open Championships
Friday, March 27, 2015 4:00 am
Nicholas J’s Pro Shop 2, the 2012 team Eagle winners, tried what many experts probably would consider an incorrect strategy and struggled to 2,873 on Thursday at the 2015 United State Bowling...
Scott Erickson slams 815, Jim Fosdick fires 801
Thursday, March 26, 2015 11:55 pm
Scott Erickson slammed an 815 series and Jim Fosdick fired an 801 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Erickson, who has two 300s this season, chained games of 279, 278 and...
Matt Smallin adds all-events, team all-events leads to team lead at Open Championships
Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:00 am
Matt Smallin probably won’t win any titles at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, but he will always remember the great bowling he and his teammates did that has him...
Wisconsin Hall of Famer Dick Rice set to hit 60 years, 100,000 pins at USBC Open Championships
Thursday, March 26, 2015 8:00 am
Wisconsin Bowling Hall of Famer Dick Rice of Platteville is set to reach two historical marks when he competes next month in the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in El Paso,...
UW-Whitewater makes field for National Collegiate Women's Bowling Championship
Thursday, March 26, 2015 4:00 am
UW-Whitewater was one of eight teams making the field for the 2015 National Collegiate Women's Bowling Championship that was announced Wednesday by the NCAA Women’s Bowling Committee. The...