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In fitting battle of good guys, Bill McCorkle defeats Johnny Petraglia for PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic title
Sunday, July 20, 2014 11:00 pm
The late Dick Weber was the ultimate good guy — perhaps the most beloved figure in bowling history. So he had to be smiling as he looked down on Sunday’s title match of the PBA50 Dick...
Johnny Petraglia leads PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic heading to final day
Saturday, July 19, 2014 11:00 pm
PBA Hall of Famer Johnny Petraglia holds a 69-pin lead heading into the final day of the PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic presented by Storm at Pro Bowl West in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Petraglia...
Mike Fagan wins golds, Nathan Bohr silvers in singles, all-events at Pan American Sports Festival
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 pm
Team USA's Mike Fagan earned gold medals and Nathan Bohr silvers in singles and all-events Saturday at the Pan American Sports Festival in Puebla, Mexico, the United States Bowling Congress reported...
PBA cuts women’s dues, changes events to avoid conflicting with national women’s tournaments
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 am
The PBA announced Friday that it was cutting women’s dues for the balance of the 2014 season as part of a revised PBA Women’s Regional program, and replacing two women’s events that...
Woman sweeps first two weekends of PBA Japan Regional competition, beating all men in open events
Saturday, July 19, 2014 8:00 am
I won’t pretend that I have any idea who Yuka Tsuchiya is, but I can tell you that based on what she did in the first two weekends of PBA Japan Regional competition she is something special as...
An expert’s take on those joining Junior Team USA for 2015 after Friday’s Junior Gold competition and the new age eligibility rule that kept 2 bowlers off the team
Friday, July 18, 2014 11:00 pm
There are three major things at stake when hundreds of the nation’s top youth bowlers compete each year in the Junior Gold Championships: national titles, Junior Team USA spots, and...
Paul McCordic leads after first round of PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic
Friday, July 18, 2014 9:00 pm
If you don’t think older bowlers still hunger for competition, check out the PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic presented by Storm, which is being held this weekend at Pro Bowl West in Fort...
Team USA wins gold, silver in mixed doubles at Pan American Sports Festival
Friday, July 18, 2014 8:00 pm
Team USA swept the gold and silver medals in mixed doubles Friday at the Pan American Sports Festival in Puebla, Mexico, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this news release. Nathan Bohr...
PBA50 Tour set to resume season with groundbreaking doubleheader in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Friday, July 18, 2014 8:00 am
The PBA50 Tour resumes its 2014 season starting this weekend at Pro Bowl West in Fort Wayne, Indiana. For the first time, PBA will conduct a national tournament for super seniors (ages 60 and older)...
An expert’s take on the four who earned spots on Junior Team USA at Junior Gold on Thursday
Thursday, July 17, 2014 10:00 pm
Two boys and two girls earned spots on Junior Team USA for 2015 as qualifying ended Thursday at the 2014 Junior Gold Championships presented by Ebonite, Columbia 300, Track and Hammer in the Buffalo,...
Why Brunswick Corp. exiting bowling is not the end of bowling
Thursday, July 17, 2014 8:45 pm
There is no way to sugarcoat it: Brunswick Corp. getting out of the bowling business is one more hit for the sport, especially in PR. But it’s not the end of bowling. In fact, there are...
Nathan Bohr, Mike Fagan win doubles silver at Pan American Sports Festival
Thursday, July 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Team USA members Nathan Bohr and Mike Fagan earned a silver medal in doubles on Thursday at the Pan American Sports Festival in Puebla, Mexico, the United States Bowling Congress reported in this...
Scroggins brothers aiming to form 10-lefty group for 2015 USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:00 pm
I have long told left-handers who ask me that they should do the same thing as right-handers and form a 10-player group that will work together at the United States Bowling Congress Open...
Biggest source of inequity in bowling is relatively unknown factor: lane topography
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 11:00 am
The biggest source of inequity in bowling isn’t lane conditions or ball technology or anything else most bowlers might think of. It’s lane topography, a relatively unpublicized factor...
Topography fix worth every penny to Waterloo, Iowa center
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 10:59 am
When new owners took over Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa a couple of years ago, they worked diligently to improve scoring and make lane conditions more consistent at the center. Manager Andy Buelow...