USBC Open Championships
USOC grants USBC motion to dismiss Jim Salisbury complaint, ruling Salisbury had not exhausted remedies with USBC but not ruling on his claim
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 2:00 pm
The United States Olympic Committee has ruled in favor of the United States Bowling Congress’ motion to dismiss a complaint long-time USBC foe Jim Salisbury filed against USBC with USOC seeking...
Jason Belmonte the announcer highlights fourth show of 2018 PBA Tour Finals as E.J. Tackett moves on to final against Belmonte
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 11:00 pm
Jason Belmonte stole the show, so to speak, as E.J. Tackett advanced to the championship show of the 2018 PBA Tour Finals by winning the Group 2 stepladder in competition that was held May 5 at...
Michael Haugen Jr. keeps grinding, extends lead after second round of Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 10:00 pm
Michael Haugen Jr. kept grinding in Tuesday’s second round of the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Storm and extended his lead from a pin to 24 pins over PBA Hall of Famer Mark...
PBA Xtra Frame Parkside Open will feature bonus pins each game for beating players on pair
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 8:00 am
The format being used for the PBA Xtra Frame Parkside Open in suburban Chicago June 30-July 1 is so interesting I’d like to copy it and use it in a tournament. The format for the PBA Tour...
Michael Haugen Jr. starts defense of Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open title on top after first round
Monday, June 11, 2018 10:00 pm
Michael Haugen Jr. can accomplish a lot this week at the Suncoast in Las Vegas. The 2017 PBA50 Rookie of the Year can win a second straight Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Storm, and...
USBC holding 14 Bronze coaching certification conferences weekend of Aug. 11-12
Monday, June 11, 2018 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress announced in this news release Monday that it would hold hold 14 USBC Bronze coaching conferences the weekend of Aug. 11-12. USBC said that Bronze...
With 3 flush, clutch strikes, Chris Barnes returns to PBA Tour winner’s circle for first time since 2015
Sunday, June 10, 2018 11:00 pm
As I noted in this story after Saturday’s qualifying round of the PBA Xtra Frame Lubbock Sports Open at South Plains Lanes in Lubbock, Texas, Chris Barnes is nearly eligible for the PBA50 Tour,...
Norm Duke proves even the greatest are human as his 4-through-the-middle hands Chris Warren 2018 USBC Senior Masters title
Sunday, June 10, 2018 9:00 pm
Norm Duke is one of the greatest champions and clutch performers in the history of bowling. Even in his mid-50s, he’s still throwing clutch strikes to win PBA League matches — and the...
Aiming for first title since 2015, Hall of Famer Chris Barnes leads PBA Xtra Frame Lubbock Sports Open qualifying
Saturday, June 9, 2018 11:00 pm
Chris Barnes is nearly eligible for the PBA50 Tour, has endured back surgery, and hasn’t won a PBA Tour title since the 2015 DHC PBA Japan Invitational, which was before his back surgery. But...
Erin McCarthy is first top seed to win on 2018 PWBA Tour as she makes Louisville Open her first career PWBA Tour title
Saturday, June 9, 2018 10:00 pm
It’s fair to say that there will be few professional bowling wins more popular than Erin McCarthy’s Saturday in the PWBA Louisville Open. After opening Facebook on Sunday morning, I...
Norm Duke tops Michael Haugen Jr. for top seed at 2018 USBC Senior Masters, Keith Lesko, Chris Warren, Ron Mohr also make stepladder finals
Saturday, June 9, 2018 9:00 pm
Norm Duke beat Michael Haugen Jr. in the match for the top seed at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Senior Masters, and Keith Lesko, Chris Warren and Ron Mohr also made the stepladder finals...
Malaysia’s Siti Rahman averages more than 235 in leading qualifying at 2018 PWBA Louisville Open
Friday, June 8, 2018 10:00 pm
Malaysia’s Siti Rahman averaged more than 235 to lead after Friday’s two rounds of qualifying at the 2018 PWBA Louisville Open Fountain Valley Open at Fern Valley Strike and Spare in...
Defending champion Walter Ray Williams Jr., Norm Duke, Michael Haugen Jr., Ron Mohr among unbeaten after first day of match play at 2018 USBC Senior Masters
Friday, June 8, 2018 9:00 pm
Defending champion Walter Ray Williams Jr., Norm Duke, Michael Haugen Jr. and Ron Mohr are among the 16 unbeaten players after Friday’s first day of match play at the 2018 United States Bowling...
Enough schools signing on has NAIA bowling on path to varsity championship sport status in 2019-20
Friday, June 8, 2018 8:00 am
Last summer, I wrote in this lengthy story that NAIA bowling appeared to be at a crossroads with proposed rules changes that would drastically restrict players' competitive freedom as part...
James Campbell earns top seed, last spot comes down to roll-off as 2018 USBC Senior Masters heads to match play
Thursday, June 7, 2018 9:00 pm
James Campbell edged back past Brian LeClair to earn the top seed, and the 64th and final spot for match play came down to roll-off as 2018 United States Bowling Congress Senior Masters heads to...