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Greater Atlanta USBC manager Joe Spain Jr. added to USBC Board of Directors
Friday, September 14, 2018 7:00 pm
Greater Atlanta USBC manager Joe Spain Jr. has been added to the United States Bowling Congress Board of Directors as an at-large director for the 2018-19 season, USBC announced Friday in this news...
IRS takes 'investigative' or 'enforcement' action at Middleton Sport Bowl, State Journal reports
Friday, September 14, 2018 8:00 am
Internal Revenue Service agents conducted what Middleton police said was either an "investigative" or "enforcement" action Wednesday at Middleton Sport Bowl, the Wisconsin State Journal reported in...
Brad Thomas fires perfect game, Chris Jackson slams 299 on Kegel Statue of Liberty pattern
Thursday, September 13, 2018 11:55 pm
Brad Thomas fired a perfect game and Chris Jackson slammed a 299 on the Kegel Statue of Liberty lane pattern to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Thomas’ second...
2019 GIBA 11thFrame.com Open set for Aug. 16-18
Thursday, September 13, 2018 5:00 am
Save the date: The Greater Iowa Bowling Association 11thFrame.com Open at Cherry Lanes in Dubuqe, Iowa, will move a week later to Aug. 16-18 in 2019. The tournament was Aug. 10-12 this year,...
Dennis Grossman falls a pin shy of perfection
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 11:55 pm
Dennis Grossman fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Grossman’s 299 game came in a 744 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Lake City League. The top series...
2019 NCAA Women's Bowling Championship expanding to 12 teams, with 8 automatic qualifiers
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 5:00 am
The 2019 NCAA Women's Bowling Championship field will be expanded to 12 teams from 10 in 2018, the NCAA announced in a letter to member schools that was posted in a Tweet on Tuesday by the official...
Mary Lo fires women’s season-high 717 series
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 11:55 pm
Mary Lo fired a women’s season-high 717 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Lo chained games of 235, 266 and 216 in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth Quarter League, and posted this on...
Sixth annual 2-pattern La Crosse Open set for Saturday, Nov. 17, with interesting format change
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 4:00 pm
The sixth annual 2-pattern La Crosse Open presented by Brunswick on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Pla Mor Lanes, 807 4th St. South in La Crosse, offers an interesting format change. The format again features...
Doug Sass trying again with modified proposal that would allow USBC delegates to vote electronically without attending Annual Meeting
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 8:00 am
Despite getting opposition from the USBC Board of Directors and being rejected 717-111 by delegates at the 2018 Annual Meeting, Doug Sass is back for 2019 with a modified version of his proposal...
Dennis Trautsch fires 811; Cody Roedner, Brian Call slam perfect games
Monday, September 10, 2018 11:55 pm
Dennis Trautsch fired an 811 series, and Cody Roedner and Brian Call slammed perfect games as the high scores at Spartan Bowl picked up where they left off at the end of last season after the 16-lane...
Reacting to the new rule allowing balls with no weight hole and more than 1 ounce of side and finger/thumb weight
Monday, September 10, 2018 12:00 pm
As I detailed in this story, the United States Bowling Congress adopted new ball specification rules in April and then modified them in June to make the new weight limit and hole rule optional on...
Tony Pena’s 731, Kayla Klink’s 610 tops weekend scoring
Sunday, September 9, 2018 11:55 pm
Tony Pena rolled a 731 and Kayla Klink fired a 610 to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Pena competed in the Dream Lanes Opposites League and Klink in the Ten Pin Alley Hangover...
John Dudak wins PBA50 Regional on tricky Don Carter 39 lane pattern at Cherry Lanes in Dubuque, Iowa
Sunday, September 9, 2018 10:00 pm
The PBA Don Carter 39 lane pattern should provide a lot of hook and not play soft with just 21.46 mL of oil and a ratio of 2.66-1. The one thing I wouldn’t expect is a wet-dry reaction with a...
Kyle Troup denies Jason Belmonte a chance to get a leg up in PBA Player of the Year race by beating him for PBA-WBT Storm Lucky Larsen Masters title
Sunday, September 9, 2018 10:00 pm
Heading into the PBA International-World Bowling Tour Storm Lucky Larsen Masters at Baltiska Bowlinghallen in Malmo, Swede, four players had two PBA Tour titles: Jason Belmonte, E.J. Tackett, Andrew...
Cody Roedner wins at Bowl-A-Vard for first MAST title
Saturday, September 8, 2018 8:00 pm
Cody Roedner is one of the rising young talents of the Madison Area USBC, and he took another step up Saturday at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes by winning his first Madison Area Scratch Tour title. Roedner, a...