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Young stars Matthew Farber, Danielle McEwan lead after opening round of Team USA Trials
Saturday, January 3, 2015 10:00 pm
Young stars Matthew Farber and Danielle McEwan grabbed the leads after Saturday’s opening round of qualifying at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Team USA Trials, USBC reported....
Kayla Kink fires 761, Lauren Sammel slams 704
Friday, January 2, 2015 11:55 pm
Kayla Kink fired a 761 series and Lauren Sammel slammed a 704 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Klink’s 761 in the Schwoegler’s Merchants League is the third-highest series by...
Chris Barnes, Lynda Barnes sign with 900 Global, company registers with PBA again
Friday, January 2, 2015 8:00 am
In a bold move that could help re-build the 900 Global brand, the company signed Chris and Lynda Barnes to staff contracts, calling them "brand ambassadors," and announced its intention to product...
Update: Thunderbird Lanes in Baraboo cancels 3-Man Scratch tourney that was set for Saturday, Jan. 3
Friday, January 2, 2015 4:00 am
Update: Troy Schweda sent me a message that this tournament is canceled due to not enough entries. He said he would try to do it on a different date.   Thunderbird Lanes in Baraboo announced...
Herb Kimpel hands Dave Labinski 2nd straight heartbreaking loss in title match of Kurt Davids Memorial
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 10:00 pm
You know Kurt Davids — aka the BFI — had to be smiling as he watched the title match of the tournament named for him. That’s because the BFI was a lefty who gave as...
Another record field set for Team USA Trials starting Saturday in Las Vegas
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 7:00 am
The Team USA Trials is proof that not everything in bowling is about the money. The issue of money vs. other things comes up most frequently in regard to the USBC Open Championships on topics like...
Jim Fosdick fires 805, Scott Roelke 802, April Kaczor 724, Becky James 719; Shawn Mitchell, Fosdick, Roger Wallom, Craig Anderson, Don Grossen slam perfect games
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 805 series, Scott Roelke an 802, April Kaczor 724 and Becky James 719, and Shawn Mitchell, Fosdick, Roger Wallom, Craig Anderson and Don Grossen all slammed perfect games to...
Olympics changes could open door for bowling
Monday, December 29, 2014 9:00 am
One of the things that has kept bowling out of the Olympics is the limit on the number of sports and competitors for sheer logistical reasons. That has meant adding new sports means removing...
Plastic Ball tourney set for Sheboygan on Saturday, March 28
Monday, December 29, 2014 8:00 am
Ben Cleveland is hosting a Plastic Ball Tournament on Saturday, March 28 at Lakeshore Lanes in Sheboygan. The USBC certified tournament at the center at 2519 S. Business Drive will start at noon....
John Hjortland’s 792, Kim Zimmerman’s 651 top weekend scoring
Sunday, December 28, 2014 11:55 pm
John Hjortland fired a 792 and Kim Zimmerman slammed a 651 to top weekend scoring in the Madison area, Hjortland competed in the Viking Lanes Special League and Zimmerman in the Prairie Lanes...
D.J. Archer provides a storybook finish for his 1st career PBA Tour title
Sunday, December 28, 2014 10:00 pm
The story of D.J. Archer’s first career PBA Tour win is so perfect it sounds like a movie script: striking out in the 10th frame to lock out a red-hot player just weeks after his mother died....
With fun format twist, Lake Ripley Lanes team tourney hopefully will become a tradition
Saturday, December 27, 2014 8:00 pm
It’s rare for someone to toss together a tournament in a couple of weeks, pull in a solid turnout and have it be a resounding success. But Jeremy Porter and his crew at Lake Ripley...
Anthony LaCaze grinds out a $1,000 win as only bowler averaging 200 in Poplar Creek Bowl tourney
Saturday, December 27, 2014 4:00 am
There aren’t many tournaments where you can average 200 and win or barely average 180 and cash. The 10-game scratch tournament at Poplar Creek Bowl in suburban Chicago on Friday night was...
A Christmas present of bowling fun
Thursday, December 25, 2014 4:00 am
As a Christmas present from 11thFrame.com, enjoy the following great video of trick shots from reigning PBA Player of the Year Jason Belmonte. Just click here.  ...
Red-hot Bryan Bannach wins Santa's Match Play scratch tournament in Milton
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 3:00 pm
Red-hot Bryan Bannach won another tournament, taking the Santa's Match Play scratch tournament at Varsity Lanes in Milton on Christmas Eve. Bannach defeated Brent Ritchie in the title match 188-168,...