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Leaders hold on for titles as City Tournament ends
Sunday, February 2, 2014 6:00 pm
The leaders in all four divisions held on to win titles as the 2013-14 Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City Tournament — ended Sunday at Badger Bowl. MBA Manager Bill...
Derek Eoff edges Brent Ritchie 269-267 to win second straight MBA Masters
Saturday, February 1, 2014 8:00 pm
I said when Derek Eoff moved to Madison a couple of years ago that there was a new sheriff in town and he has been proving me right since. If you want to see bowling poetry in motion, come out some...
Mike Hoffman slams 815, Rachel Zimmer 724, Cher Breunig 723, Kayla Klink 715
Friday, January 31, 2014 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman slammed an 815 series, Rachel Zimmer 724, Cher Breunig 723 and Kayla Klink 715 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Using a DV8 Ruckus, Hoffman chained games of 268, 280...
Hall of Fame Xtravaganza back for 3rd year with wacky games, finals at Red Rock in Las Vegas
Friday, January 31, 2014 8:00 am
Bowlers of all skill levels who enjoy having fun competing while enjoying a posh Las Vegas resort need to read this blog. "Bowling's Hall of Fame Xtravaganza" is returning for the third year to the...
Chad Lund slams 824, Jim Fosdick fires 806; Dan Swenson reaches perfection
Thursday, January 30, 2014 11:55 pm
Chad Lund slammed an 824 series, Jim Fosdick fired an 806, and Dan Swenson rolled a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Lund chained games of 268, 257 and 299...
Duane Liebfried fires 823; Jesse Stoehr, Ricky Knuteson slam perfect games
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 11:55 pm
Duane Liebfried fired an 823 series, and Jesse Stoehr and Ricky Knuteson slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Liebfried chained games of 268, 278 and 279 in the...
GIBA 2-pattern doubles, Triple Elimination Shootout set for Davenport, Iowa Feb. 8-9
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 12:42 pm
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association is holding a 2-pattern doubles tournament and the Bob Neff Memorial Triple Elimination Shootout in Davenport, Iowa on Feb. 8-9. The doubles will be at Leisure...
2nd annual La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine and Spirits set for Nov. 22
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 8:00 am
The second annual La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine and Spirits is set for Nov. 22, the Saturday before Thanksgiving, at Pla-Mor Lanes in La Crosse. La Crescent’s generous $4,500...
Rob Hand fires 5th career perfect game
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 11:55 pm
Rob Hand fired his fifth career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Hand’s 300 came in a 748 series in the Schwoegler’s Sportsmen’s League. The top series...
$1,500 first prize guaranteed in 2nd annual Badger Bowl 9-pin no tap team tourney
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 8:00 am
A $1,500 first prize is being guaranteed in the second annual Badger's 9 Pin Team Challenge tournament at Badger Bowl. The 9-pin no tap team tournament for men, women and mixed teams will run Feb....
Greg Bartnick fires 1st career perfect game
Monday, January 27, 2014 11:55 pm
Greg Bartnick fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Bartnick’s 300 came in a 707 series in the Riviera Bowl Specials League. John Cuccia fell a pin...
Update: USBC Blue 1 will be pattern for MBA Masters Saturday at Badger Bowl
Monday, January 27, 2014 12:00 pm
The sixth annual Madison Bowling Association Masters is set for Saturday, Feb. 1 at 12:30 p.m. at Badger Bowl. The USBC Blue 1 lane pattern will be used for the tournament. Blue 1 has just 19.64mL...
John Hjortland fires 22nd perfect game
Sunday, January 26, 2014 11:55 pm
John Hjortland fired his 22nd career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Hjortland’s 300 came in a 779 series in the Viking Lanes Specials League. Larry Ramsden...
Jason Belmonte cements claim to best in world with TOC win, but it’s not about being 2-handed
Sunday, January 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Jason Belmonte has bowled for the title in seven of the last eight majors and finished eighth in the other, an astounding streak capped by his win Sunday in the Barbasol PBA Tournament of...
Tough Lanes Challenge provides laughs with competition
Sunday, January 26, 2014 9:00 pm
I won the 28th annual Tough Lanes Challenge at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center on Sunday, which obviously was fun — winning always is fun! But I was having just as much fun when I was...