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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...
Jacob Morris’ 822 leads White T’s to City Tournament team leads
Sunday, January 26, 2014 8:00 pm
Jacob Morris blasted an 822 series at Badger Bowl on Sunday to lead White T’s into the scratch and Division 1 handicap City Tournament team leads. Using a new DV8 MISFIT drilled by Jeff Taylor...
Ryan Keith edges host proprietor Jeff Johnson to win King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial tourney
Sunday, January 26, 2014 6:00 pm
Ryan Keith downed host proprietor Jeff Johnson 221-212 in the title match to win the fourth annual King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament Sunday at 4 Seasons Bowl in Freeport, Ill....
Gregg Williams, Jim Fosdick, Herb Kimpel win Prairie Open 40 and Over 3-man tourney
Saturday, January 25, 2014 8:00 pm
The New York Life team of Gregg Williams, Jim Fosdick and Herb Kimpel won the Prairie Open 40 and Over 3-man tournament at Prairie Lanes on Saturday, Prairie proprietor Ross Bussan reported. New...
Pete Weber, Lucy Sandelin voted IBMA Senior Bowlers of the Year
Saturday, January 25, 2014 9:00 am
Pete Weber and Lucy Sandelin have been voted Senior Bowlers of the Year by the members of the International Bowling Media Association, IBMA President Joan Romeo announced Friday. For the men, Weber...
‘PBA Super Clash’ will be match between Jason Belmonte, Sean Rash
Saturday, January 25, 2014 7:00 am
When I wrote this blog last Saturday on PBA’s announcement that the Feb. 2 PBA show on ESPN would feature highlights of past Chris Paul PBA Celebrity Invitational events and a new “PBA...
Steve Studee, Tom Burback slam perfect games; Nicole Russell fires 719
Friday, January 24, 2014 11:55 pm
Steve Studee and Tom Burback slammed perfect games and Nicole Russell fired a 719 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Studee’s eighth career 300 and second this season came in...