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Josh Blanchard has new title: PBA Tour champion
Sunday, March 22, 2015 4:00 pm
Josh Blanchard might forever be known as that guy who fell on TV when he stepped out on the lane and slipped on the oil. But in the bowling world at least, he now also will be known as a PBA Tour...
Now backed by Wheaties, PBA League, Xtra Frame Maine Shootout next on PBA schedule
Sunday, March 22, 2015 8:00 am
The PBA will make its first trip to Maine when the PBA League and  PBA Xtra Frame Maine Shootout are held at Bayside Bowl in Portland late this month. The PBA League competition is being held...
Given reprieve, Curt Aemisegger rolls to PBA50 Regional title
Saturday, March 21, 2015 8:00 pm
As old bowling sayings go, it is one of the most accurate: If you can lock out a bowler and fail to do it, you will lose. That was the case at Saturday’s PBA50 Boys & Girls Club...
Tyler Jensen fires 1,981 to take all-events lead at Open Championships
Saturday, March 21, 2015 4:00 am
Tyler Jensen, one of the country’s best players who is not a full-time professional, edged into the all-events lead at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with 1,981 on...
Lisa Kolosso slams 717, Cher Breunig fires 714; Rick Thomas blasts 46th career perfect game
Friday, March 20, 2015 11:55 pm
Lisa Kolosso slammed a 717 series, Cher Breunig fired a 714, and Rick Thomas blasted his 46th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Kolosso’s second 700 of the...
Cher Breunig blasts 741, Kayla Klink slams 726; Chad Wilson, Ross Bussan, Adam Czeskleba fire perfect games
Thursday, March 19, 2015 11:55 pm
Cher Breunig blasted a 741 series, Kayla Klink slammed a 726, and Chad Wilson, Ross Bussan and Adam Czeskleba fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday....
Lockport, Illinois center holding Win A Spot tourney for PBA Regional
Thursday, March 19, 2015 8:00 am
You’d like to compete in a PBA Regional but can’t afford the entry fee, which can be as much as $285? What if you could win a spot for $65? Strike and Spare II in Lockport, Illinois, is...
David Henes fires season-high 866 with 300, 299; Jeremy Gudmandsen also slams perfect game
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 11:55 pm
David Henes fired a Madison Bowling Association season-high 866 series that included a perfect game and a 299, and Jeremy Gudmandsen also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on...
Update: No secret to success, Open Championships doubles leader Tom Woodworth says
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 4:00 am
Even after taking the lead in doubles with 1,372 – the first truly big score of the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships – the leaders aren’t sure exactly what...
Terry Dunn fires 816, George Huntley 802, Becky James 713; Bill Pounders, Matt Lajter reach perfection
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 11:55 pm
Terry Dunn fired an 816 series, George Huntley blasted an 802, Becky James slammed a 713, and Bill Pounders and Matt Lajter rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday....
Matt Ruhland fires 805-300, Jon O’Konek slams perfect game
Monday, March 16, 2015 11:55 pm
Matt Ruhland fired an 805 series that featured a perfect game, and Jon O’Konek also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Competing in the Spartan Bowl Major...
Tanner Bilstad fires 812-300, Meredith Holt slams 724 to top youth scoring
Sunday, March 15, 2015 11:55 pm
Tanner Bilstad fired an 812 series that featured a perfect game and Meredith Holt slammed a 724 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Competing at Schwoegler’s, Bilstad opened...
UW-Whitewater men, women among 32 teams advancing to 2015 XBowling Intercollegiate Team Championships
Sunday, March 15, 2015 10:00 pm
The UW-Whitewater men and women were among 32 teams advancing to the 2015 XBowling Intercollegiate Team Championships, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this news release. The field of...
State Tournament team another ‘not quite’ similar to minors
Sunday, March 15, 2015 8:00 pm
It’s not too often that you can open a team tournament with a 1,209 game and not feel great about it. But in the team event Sunday at the Wisconsin State Bowling Association...
Josh Schneider, Allison Dempski, Adam Dockerty, Kelli Johnson take top spots in BYBT at Village Lanes
Sunday, March 15, 2015 6:00 pm
Josh Schneider, Allison Dempski, Adam Dockerty, and Kelli Johnson won the division titles and Chad Dempski fired an 817 series in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour Masters tournament at...