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Scott Helm ties all-events lead, Andy Bunkoske takes singles lead and helps Janz's Home Improvement to team, team all-events lead at State Tournament
Sunday, March 16, 2014 8:00 pm
The leaderboards at the Wisconsin State Bowling Association Championships – aka the State Tournament – look a lot different at the end of the weekend than they did heading into the...
You're welcome Legend: Harry Sullins beats me for 12th career PBA50 Regional title
Sunday, March 16, 2014 7:00 pm
Any time you can beat an all-time great like Pete Weber in a bracket match in a PBA tournament, it’s hard to call it anything but a successful tournament. I guess that holds true even if you...
Finalists set for XBowling Intercollegiate Championships
Sunday, March 16, 2014 6:00 pm
In what annually is one of the biggest weekends for college bowling, 16 men’s teams and 16 women’s teams and 24 men and 16 women advanced to the finals of the 2014 XBowling...
Josh Schneider, Kari Kipp, Sam Chapman, Karis Rogers take top spots in BYBT Masters at Village Lanes
Sunday, March 16, 2014 5:00 pm
Josh Schneider, Kari Kipp, Sam Chapman and Karis Rogers won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour Masters tournament at Village Lanes. Schneider, who averaged 224,...
Conway Sunell slams 824-300, Jeff Keller fires 822, Kayla Klink 725; Willie Feltz, Rick Thomas, Mike Gannon also reach perfection
Friday, March 14, 2014 11:55 pm
Conway Sunell slammed a perfect game in an 824 series, Jeff Keller fired an 822, Kayla Klink a 725, and Willie Feltz, Rick Thomas and Mike Gannon also rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area...
Thomas Larsen edges Dom Barrett to win Kuwait International Open
Friday, March 14, 2014 12:30 pm
Denmark's Thomas Larsen won his second PBA Tour title by edging England's Dom Barrett 208-205 in Friday's title match of the 11th Kuwait International Open at Cozmo Bowling Center. The top seeded...
Group aims to form Baker format 3-person scratch league
Friday, March 14, 2014 5:00 am
Jeff Barsness sent me a note Friday asking me to write up the effort to form an interesting new scratch league in the Madison area next season. The Baker format 3-person league would bowl at 6 p.m....
Fifth annual Bowl for the Cure fundraiser set for March 22 at Badger Bowl
Friday, March 14, 2014 3:00 am
The fifth annual Bowl for the Cure event benefiting the Madison affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is set for Saturday, March 22 at Badger Bowl, the Madison Bowling Association announced. Bowl...
Lauren Sammel slams 751; Rick Symdon fires perfect game
Thursday, March 13, 2014 11:55 pm
Lauren Sammel slammed a 751 series and Rick Symdon fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Sammel chained games of 204, 269 and 268 in the Dream Lanes...
Jim Fosdick, Brian Shaffer fire perfect games; Eric Pederson slams 801
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick and Brian Shaffer fired perfect games, and Eric Pederson slammed an 801 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Fosdick’s 55thh career 300 and fourth this season...
Heath Coenen falls a shot shy of perfection on night of near misses
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 11:55 pm
Heath Coenen fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight a night of near-misses Tuesday in Madison area bowling. Coenen’s 298 game came in a 792 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Merchants...
Mike Jasnau guest coach for Mike Shady’s Peak Performance Bowling camps in Green Bay, Madison areas July 26-27
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 8:00 am
Mike Shady, one of Bowlers Journal International’s top 100 coaches for several years, will return to Wisconsin again this summer for a pair of his highly regarded bowling instructional camps...
Mike Pounders fires 13th career perfect game in 805 series
Monday, March 10, 2014 11:55 pm
Mike Pounders fired his 13th career perfect game in an 805 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Pounders sandwiched his 300 between games of 268 and 237 in the Dream Lanes Suburban...
Kiefer Sullivan, Joe Harnish reach perfection; Taylor LaVine rolls girls season-high 731
Sunday, March 9, 2014 11:55 pm
Kiefer Sullivan and Joe Harnish slammed their first career perfect games and Taylor LaVine rolled a girls season-high 731 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Sullivan’s...
Former PBA tour player Curtis Odom takes Open Championships all-events lead; minors pattern looking tricky to start
Sunday, March 9, 2014 11:00 pm
Curtis Odom is one of the best bowlers never to win a PBA Tour title, though he came close and did win eight PBA Regional titles. What the affable and popular Odom did win a lot of on the PBA Tour...