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Madison area bowlers made runs at leads in Open Championships singles, doubles
Saturday, May 3, 2014 2:00 am
I’ve been so busy I missed writing up some great performances in the past week by Madison area bowlers at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Chris Pounders and Heath Haug...
Dick Thomas dominates Madison area scoring for 2013-14 with six 800 series, eight perfect games
Thursday, May 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Dick Thomas dominated Madison area scoring in the 2013-14 season with six 800 series and eight perfect games. Thomas’ six supernationals, with a high of 842, were tied with Mike Hoffman for...
Parker Bohn III edges Pete Weber to win first PBA50 Tour title
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 10:00 pm
If you subscribe to PBA’s Xtra Frame online channel, you got to see some incredible bowling Tuesday night as senior “rookie” Parker Bohn III won his first PBA50 Tour title. The...
Pete Weber dominates PBA50 Miller High Life Classic qualifying, but it only guarantees him 9th place
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Pete Weber dominated qualifying at the PBA50 Miller High Life Classic presented by Columbia 300, leading by 258 pins over 16 games, but all it guarantees him is ninth place. That comes from being in...
Hall of Famer Pete Weber leads after first round of PBA50 Miller High Life Classic
Monday, April 28, 2014 10:00 pm
PBA and USBC Hall of Famer Pete Weber averaged 248.8 to lead Monday’s first round of qualifying in the PBA50 Miller High Life Classic presented by Columbia 300, PBA reported. Weber, the 2013...
Dave Beres takes State Tournament all-events lead with 2,266 as Motion Plus Lanes grabs team all-events lead at 10,692
Sunday, April 27, 2014 11:00 pm
April 2014 is going to be a month the members of Motion Plus Lanes remember forever. First, the Milwaukee area-team took the team lead at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with a...
Matt McNiel takes $10,000 top prize at InsideBowling.com Open
Sunday, April 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Matt McNiel added another big title to his ever-growing resume over the weekend, winning the InsideBowling.com Open at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis. McNiel defeated fellow lefty Anggie Ramirez...
Motion Plus Lanes blasts 3,725 to take State Tournament team lead
Saturday, April 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Motion Plus Lanes blasted a 3,725 to take the State Tournament team lead on Saturday at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls. Janz's Home Improvement had led team with 3,519 and leads team all-events...
Minnesota father and son Clark and Carl Poelzer fire 1,465 for doubles lead at 2014 Open Championships
Saturday, April 26, 2014 4:00 am
For the first time in the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, all of the Eagle winning scores may be on the board. I pretty much have to write that because each score is right...
Delegates elect 3 incumbents, 1 former member to USBC Board of Directors
Friday, April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
United States Bowling Congress delegates on Friday elected three incumbents and one former member to the USBC Board of Directors, USBC reported. The delegates also decided legislative proposals on...
2014 USBC Hall of Fame inductions, convention make for a memorable day
Friday, April 25, 2014 8:00 am
Without a doubt, the greatest perk of being a United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer is being invited back each ensuing year for the inductions and accompanying events. I’m a bowling...
Precise game plan only needed in minors for 2014 Open Championships
Friday, April 25, 2014 7:00 am
If you’ve been paying attention to the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, you know there aren’t many tricks this year. As predicted by expert coaches Mike Jasnau and...
Scott Pohl, Mike Rose take 2014 Open Championships doubles lead with first 1,400
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:00 am
Rarely has a team come into the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with as much hype as the star-studded lineup of Team NABR (National Amateur Bowling Rankings). And it was fully...
Louis Jenkins Jr. grabs 2014 Open Championships singles lead with improbable 826
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:00 pm
At the 1991 American Bowling Congress Tournament (now the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships) in Toledo, Ohio, Bret Faulkner went from 489 in doubles to 819 in singles, ultimately...
Norm Duke wins first PBA50 Tour title in all-Hall of Fame stepladder finals — and why you couldn't see it
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Norm Duke won his first PBA50 Tour title Tuesday in a stepladder finals that featured nothing but Hall of Famers. In the title match of the PBA50 UnitedHealthcare Sun Bowl In The Villages presented...