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Chris Smith fires 730 for third 700 of season
Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:55 pm
Chris Smith fired a 730 series for her third 700 of the season to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Smith competed in the Prairie Lanes Classic League. Gregg Williams...
Nick Heilman tells how Nicholas J’s Pro Shop group again found Open Championships success
Thursday, April 12, 2018 8:00 am
Forgive me if I take some pride in the continuing success of the Nicholas J’s Pro Shop group based out of La Crosse, Wisconsin. They burst on the national scene when the first team of their...
Stuart Williams leads as 2018 USBC Masters heads to last day of qualifying
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 11:59 pm
Stuart Williams and the other leaders can almost put it in cruise control as the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Masters heads to Thursday’s final day of qualifying at the Oncenter in...
Bradley Thompson fires 807; Jordan Walsh, Scott Olson, Brian Call, Anthony Bisco slam perfect games
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 11:55 pm
Bradley Thompson fired an 807 series, and Jordan Walsh, Scott Olson, Brian Call and Anthony Bisco slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Thompson chained games of 268,...
The USBC Board of Directors owes USBC members answers to these questions regarding 'Bullygate'
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 7:00 am
When I posted this story last Friday on the decline of the United States Bowling Congress under Chad Murphy and his 'bully' behavior, I offered Murphy the opportunity to write a response that I would...
Trying to follow in father’s footsteps, Jacob Kent takes first-round lead at 2018 USBC Masters
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 11:59 pm
It’s the easiest cool story in the world to write, but also 100 percent legitimate: A son following in his father’s sporting footsteps. In the case of the United States Bowling Congress...
Clint Seltzner tops Tuesday scoring with 763
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 11:55 pm
Clint Seltzner topped Madison area bowling on Tuesday with a 763 series. Seltzner competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes U-Play-U-Pay League. Earl Chandler was next with 740 in the Dream Lanes All-Star...
Spicing up the 11thFrame YouTube channel has begun
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 10:00 am
Last summer, I detailed in this story how we had created an 11thFrame YouTube channel and posted the video of our 11thFrame.com group’s competition at the 2017 United States Bowling Congress...
2022 USBC Open Championships in Houston Astrodome?
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 5:00 am
Update: This story originally posted Oct. 7, 2016. Mark London, a columnist for The Bowling News of Texas and a freelancer from the Houston area, provided a detailed update on Houston potentially...
Jim Fosdick fires 816 for 70th career supernational
Monday, April 9, 2018 11:55 pm
Super senior Jim Fosdick continued another remarkable season by firing an 816 series to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Competing in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League, the Madison Area...
World Bowling grows to 5 zones with addition of African Zone, Oceanic Zone
Monday, April 9, 2018 5:00 am
For many years, World Bowling has been made up of three zones: American, Asian and European. This page at the website of the World Governing Body for bowling states that that is changing to five...
Bob Richardson fires 838 to top weekend scoring
Sunday, April 8, 2018 11:55 pm
Madison Area Bowling Association Hall of Famer Bob Richardson fired an 838 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Richardson chained games of 279, 280 and 279 in the Sport Bowl...
David Haynes, USBC Hall of Famer Steve Kloempken push doubles lead to 1,453 at 2018 Open Championships
Sunday, April 8, 2018 11:00 pm
Former long-time Team USA member David Haynes and United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer Steve Kloempken on Sunday pushed the doubles lead to 1,453 at the 2018 USBC Open Championships. Haynes...
Nathan Michalowski edges Chris Hill in title match to win MAST Year End tournament at Village Lanes
Sunday, April 8, 2018 8:00 pm
Nathan Michalowski edged Chris Hill 258-243 in the title match to win the Madison Area Scratch Tour Year End tournament at Village Lanes in Monona over the weekend. I crossed with Michalowski in...
USBC Hall of Famer Lennie Boresch tells how he took the singles lead at the 2018 USBC Open Championships
Sunday, April 8, 2018 2:00 pm
In a decades-long career that earned him a spot in the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame, Lennie Boresch Jr. has seen his share of ups and downs. But there hasn’t been much to...