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Nicole Russell fires 727-299, Becky James slams 705
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:55 pm
Nicole Russell fired a 299 game in a 727 series and Becky James slammed a 705 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Competing in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League, Russell’s 700...
Arick Ecker fires 795, Dick Thomas slams 794
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:05 am
Arick Ecker edged Dick Thomas 795-794 for the top score in Madison area bowling on Monday. Ecker competed in the Spartan Bowl Major League and Thomas in the Sport Bowl Merchants League. Other...
Led by Ron Wallenkamp Jr. and Tim Janz and Joe Janz and Scott Helm and Henry Teetz, top teams re-write State Tournament leaderboard
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 4:00 am
Led by Ron Wallenkamp Jr. and by Tim Janz and Joe Janz and Scott Helm and Henry Teetz, three of the state’s top teams re-wrote the leaderboard at the Wisconsin State Bowling Association...
In case you missed it: Registration started for 2016 Open Championships
Monday, March 9, 2015 9:06 am
The United States Bowling Congress hadn’t announced a date for the opening of registration for the 2016 Open Championships in Reno when on Friday I noticed a post by Keith Dumphy on his...
Marty Miller fires 1st career perfect game
Sunday, March 8, 2015 11:55 pm
Marty Miller fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Miller competed in the Viking Lanes Special League on Saturday. His series was not listed in the...
Sun Prairie, Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette boys, Jeromey Hodsdon win titles at State High School Bowling Tournament
Sunday, March 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Bowlers from District 4 of Wisconsin High School Bowling took advantage of their "home field" advantage over the weekend in the State High School Bowling Tournament at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes and Prairie...
Pete Weber cruises to victory at PBA50 Thunderbowl Midwest Open
Sunday, March 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Pete Weber logically has to be the favorite to win every time he competes in a PBA50 tournament. But when he rolled a perfect game during qualifying and then started with the first 10 strikes the...
Mike Hoffman wins 16th MAST title, beating Cody Ramsden in title match at Spartan Bowl
Sunday, March 8, 2015 6:00 pm
Mike Hoffman won his 16th Madison Area Scratch Tour title, beating Cody Ramsden 257-232 in the title match at Spartan Bowl on Sunday, MAST reported. First was $538 and second was $296. Hoffman also...
Young Jesper Svensson defeats Jason Belmonte in battle of 2-handers for Bahrain Open title
Saturday, March 7, 2015 4:00 pm
As I wrote heading into the final day of competition at the 13th Kingdom of Bahrain International Open, young 2-handed lefty Jesper Svensson of Sweden is one of the most highly regarded young bowlers...
Rick Thomas fires 800, Kevin Thomas slams perfect game
Friday, March 6, 2015 11:55 pm
Rick Thomas fired an 800 series and Kevin Thomas slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling. Rick chained games of 277, 245 and 278 for his third supernational of the season, one...
Young 2-handed lefty sensation Jesper Svensson leads 6 advancing to join 12 in Bahrain Open final rounds
Friday, March 6, 2015 8:00 pm
If you have not seen Jesper Svensson bowl you are missing something special: the 20-year-old 2-handed lefty from Sweden is one of the most highly regarded young players in the world. He competed in...
Bryan Zimmer blasts 804-300, Luke Kouba fires perfect game, Brittany Pollentier slams 713
Thursday, March 5, 2015 11:55 pm
Bryan Zimmer blasted an 804 series with a perfect game, Luke Kouba also reached perfection, and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 713 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday....
Indonesia’s Tannya Roumimper leads qualifying in bid for 2nd straight World Bowling Tour title
Thursday, March 5, 2015 8:00 pm
Former Wichita State University star Tannya Roumimper of Indonesia is in prime position to win her second straight World Bowling Tour title. Last week she won the H.H. Emir Cup at Qatar...
2015 Open Championships lane patterns should mean lowest scores in years
Thursday, March 5, 2015 11:00 am
There will be no record scores at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships — at least not record high scores. I will bet a Hefeweizen with anyone on it. The team and minors...
Kent Christensen fires 800, Theresa Frosch slams 709
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 11:55 pm
Kent Christensen fired an 800 and Theresa Frosch slammed a 709 to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Christensen competed in the Ten Alley Hump League and Frosch in the Schwoegler’s...