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College MVP, Team USA bowler A.J. Johnson top seed for potentially historic USBC Masters TV finals
Saturday, February 7, 2015 11:00 pm
Standout collegiate bowler and 2-time Team USA member AJ Johnson edged Jason Belmonte by a pin in the match to decide the top seed for Sunday’s United States Bowling Congress Masters TV finals....
Marc McDowell and Dan Marks win MAST Doubles at Sport Bowl
Saturday, February 7, 2015 8:00 pm
Marc McDowell and Dan Marks defeated Dan Lemiesz and Mike Dole 482-457 in the title match to win the Madison Area Scratch Tour Doubles on Saturday at Middleton Sport Bowl. It was the first MAST...
Lennie Boresch Jr., son Jacob Boresch win GIBA 2-Pattern Doubles
Saturday, February 7, 2015 7:00 pm
Like father, like son. USBC Hall of Famer Lennie Boresch Jr. has been winning tournaments for well more than three decades and now son Jacob Boresch is joining in. In the case of the Greater Iowa...
Jason Belmonte, Kelly Kulick runaway winners of IBMA Bowler of the Year voting
Saturday, February 7, 2015 9:00 am
Jason Belmonte and Kelly Kulick were runaway winners of the International Bowling Media Association 2014 Bowler of the Year voting. Belmonte, the two-time reigning PBA Player of the Year, received...
Jeff Barsness blasts 826, Terry Dunn slams 805, Carrie Saeger fires 701
Friday, February 6, 2015 11:55 pm
Jeff Barsness blasted an 826 series, Terry Dunn slammed an 805, and Carrie Saeger fired a 701 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Barsness competed in the Sport Bowl Lions League, Dunn...
Jason Belmonte, Pete Weber in solid position to make bowling history at USBC Masters
Friday, February 6, 2015 11:00 pm
No one has ever won the United States Bowling Congress Masters three straight times. Only two players in history have won the PBA’s Grand Slam — the USBC Masters, PBA Tournament of...
USBC expecting around 7,000 teams for 2015 Open Championships in El Paso
Friday, February 6, 2015 8:00 am
The entry count for the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in El Paso probably has been the most asked question I’ve gotten in the last several weeks. USBC has mostly...
Brian Anderson fires 818, Marc McDowell 815-300, Matt Rush 802, Brittany Pollentier 720; Larry Wagner and Paul Wright also slam perfect games
Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:55 pm
Brian Anderson fired an 818 series, Marc McDowell an 815 with a perfect game, Matt Rush an 802 and Brittany Pollentier a 720, and Larry Wagner and Paul Wright also slammed perfect games to highlight...
Pete Weber holds qualifying lead, Chris Sand survives roll-off for final match play spot at USBC Masters
Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:00 pm
A bowler can face the decision several times during a tournament: try to make a split or go for the count. There often is no right answer — it’s a calculated risk. Only when the...
PBA Hall of Fame ceremonies another reason to subscribe to Xtra Frame
Thursday, February 5, 2015 12:00 pm
Here’s another reason to subscribe to Xtra Frame, the PBA’s online bowling channel: to watch the PBA Hall of Fame induction ceremonies on Tuesday. Xtra Frame will cover the ceremonies...
Final day of State High School tourney will be webcast by MichiganBowler.TV; Hall of Famer Wendy Macpherson will be event’s Storm pro
Thursday, February 5, 2015 7:00 am
The final day of the Wisconsin High School Bowling Club State Championships will be webcast this year, the Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin announced this week. The tournament will be March...
Ryan Anderson slams 814, Bradley Thompson fires 803, April Kaczor rolls 731
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 11:55 pm
Ryan Anderson slammed an 814 series, Bradley Thompson fired an 803, and April Kaczor rolled a 731 to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Anderson competed in the Spartan Bowl Classic...
Leader Pete Weber captures essence of USBC Masters qualifying
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 11:00 pm
When you bowl a tournament like the United States Bowling Congress Masters, it’s not like bowling a traditional tournament where every pin matters the entire time. The only goal during...
PBA50 Tour adds New York tournament, changes format for standard tournaments
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 11:30 am
The PBA50 Tour has added a 12th tournament for 2015 and changed the format for standard tournaments, PBA announced in this news release on Wednesday. A tentative schedule was announced in September....
Cardinal Ale House and Bowl in Columbus closes abruptly
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 10:00 am
The Cardinal Ale House and Bowl in Columbus closed abruptly on Monday at the direction of the bank that owns it, the Columbus Journal reported in this story. The facility was operated by...