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Logo Infusion masks enable me to fly the 11thFrame colors while being courteous to my fellow humans
Thursday, May 28, 2020 6:00 pm
Because I believe in science and medicine over politics, I wear a mask whenever I am out in public among other people. And that will be the case until the COVID-19 pandemic ends with a vaccine, an...
Even with no Junior Gold in 2020, Logo Infusion still offering 8 $500 Dan Keegan Scholarships — apply now
Thursday, May 28, 2020 5:00 pm
Eight youth bowlers were to be awarded $500 scholarships as part of the renewal through 2020 of Logo Infusion’s deal with International Bowling Campus Youth Development to be the official...
Pete Weber tells Inside Bowling Show he’ll still compete in majors, possibly World Series of Bowling on PBA Tour
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 7:00 am
When the PBA Tour will resume is uncertain at this point amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But when it does, Pete Weber intends to take part — at least some of the time. In an appearance on the...
Update: Arizona tournament group has record turnout with Memorial Day weekend event featuring numerous COVID-19 measures
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 3:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted May 20, 2020. Update May 26, 2020: Here is the post-tournament report from the Strike Force Tour. The tournament drew 317 total entries with 226 qualifying...
Foreign pro athletes in major sports to be allowed to return to U.S.; bowling apparently can apply to be included
Sunday, May 24, 2020 8:00 am
Professional athletes, essential staff and their dependents in major sports from foreign countries will be allowed to return to the U.S. under an order by the federal government exempting them from...
When to resume bowling amid COVID-19 pandemic a personal choice that should be respected — and the reason you won't see me anytime soon
Saturday, May 23, 2020 11:00 am
It should go without saying that when to resume bowling amid the COVID-19 pandemic is a personal choice that should be respected. And actually, that could be said about anything in life. COVID-19 is...
Collection of Milwaukee legend Frank Benkovic's artifacts donated to International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame
Saturday, May 23, 2020 8:00 am
A collection of Milwaukee legend Frank Benkovic’s artifacts has been donated to the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame and a selection of the items will be shown on the...
Proprietor canceling South Shore Open another blow to PBA50 Tour that seems unlikely to happen in 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic
Thursday, May 21, 2020 8:00 pm
As I have written numerous times, most recently earlier this week, it’s difficult to see the PBA50 Tour happening before the threat of COVID-19 is eliminated or greatly mitigated. That means a...
PBA releases details on special events in June, July on FOX Sports that will look familiar
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 4:00 pm
Did you enjoy Speed Bowling during the 2019 CP3 PBA Celebrity Invitational? Did you enjoy the PBA Clash? Did you enjoy the King of Bowling? If you answer yes to these questions, then you will enjoy...
SMART expands, loosens policies on use of scholarship funds, including for student-loan debt, off-campus housing
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 8:00 pm
If you want to hear a serious and heartfelt rant, ask a bowling parent or student about the restrictions on the use of SMART scholarship funds that stop them from using the money for something that...
As with other sports, science, logic and common sense tell us when top-level bowling may resume
Monday, May 18, 2020 8:00 am
Sunday night’s PBA League draft was a welcome slice of near-normalcy for bowling. But when the teams will be competing at Bayside Bowl in Portland, Maine is an open question. PBA said last...
Francois Lavoie, Sean Rash are top picks of 2020 PBA League draft, now question is when League will compete
Sunday, May 17, 2020 8:00 pm
In a mild surprise based on player rankings, Las Vegas High Rollers manager Amleto Monacelli made Francois Lavoie the top pick of the 2020 PBA League draft on Sunday night live on FloBowling. Brew...
There will be a time to celebrate the life of Wisconsin Bowling Hall of Famer Carl Muccio — we just don’t know when
Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:00 pm
Carl Muccio was one of the state’s best bowlers and a member of Rich Wonders’ Kendor Corp. teams when I was a teenager starting to compete in top-level Wisconsin tournaments. But he was...
Collin Krachey, Erica Lohr named 2019-20 Madison Area USBC Youth Bowlers of the Year
Friday, May 15, 2020 4:00 pm
Collin Krachey and Erica Lohr have been named Madison Area USBC Youth Bowlers of the Year for 2019-20, the association announced Friday. The boys honor is named for Lowell Maves and the girls honor...
Update: PBA bows to reality in delaying PBA League to fall (at least); 2020 PBA Tour schedule removed from PBA.com amid uncertainty caused by COVID-19 pandemic
Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted April 11, 2020. Update May 14, 2020: Back on May 6, I detailed the reasons it seemed inevitable that the 2020 PBA League would not be held on the original dates...