login subscribe
Bowling’s digital daily newspaper delivering news, analysis and opinion.

All Headlines

Update: Lane pattern released for popular WSBT Over 40/Under 40 Doubles Nov. 29 in Appleton
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:30 am
Terry Kulibert’s WSBT Over 40/Under 40 Doubles, annually one of the state’s most popular scratch tournaments, is set for Saturday, Nov. 29 at noon at Super Bowl, 2222 E Northland Ave. in...
Ross Bussan fires season-high 846; Becky James, Cody Roedner just miss perfection
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 11:55 pm
Ross Bussan fired a season-high 846 series, and Becky James and Cody Roedner fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bussan used a Roto Grip HYPERCELL to roll...
Mark Newkirk’s 780, Beth Davidson’s 629 top Monday scoring
Monday, November 24, 2014 11:55 pm
Mark Newkirk fired a 780 and Beth Davidson slammed a 629 to top Madison area bowling on Monday. Newkirk competed in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League and Davidson in the Dream Monday...
Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette boys grab lead, Sun Prairie girls maintain lead after 4th week of area high school bowling
Monday, November 24, 2014 8:00 pm
The Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette boys moved into the lead and the Sun Prairie girls maintained their lead after the fourth week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. Marshall/Waterloo/Poynette...
Kyle Kadrmas’ 738, Hannah Yelk’s 636 top youth scoring
Sunday, November 23, 2014 11:55 pm
Kyle Kadrmas fired a 738 and Hannah Yelk slammed a 636 to top Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Kadrmas chained games of 267, 183 and 288 and Yelk rolled 214, 206 and 216, both at Prairie...
Rick Erce wins 2nd straight MBA Senior Masters
Sunday, November 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Rick Erce won his second straight Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters by edging Herb Kimpel 211-202 in the title match at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes on Sunday. The semifinal match was a rematch of...
Eric Fritton beats top seed Ryan Zagar to win La Crosse Open
Saturday, November 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Eric Fritton of Milwaukee defeated top seed Ryan Zagar of Kenosha in the title match to win the La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine and Spirits at Pla Mor Lanes on Saturday. Because Zagar...
USBC won’t budge on any recognition for Glenn Allison’s 900
Saturday, November 22, 2014 9:30 am
The United States Bowling Congress on Saturday announced in this news release that it “recently concluded a re-evaluation of Glenn Allison’s 900 series award application from 1982”...
South Korean woman wins, Dan MacLelland 3rd in It’s Daejeon International Open
Saturday, November 22, 2014 8:00 am
DAEJEON, South Korea – South Korea’s Song Si Ra became the first woman to win a World Bowling Tour major title when she upset countryman and top qualifier Choi Tae Seung 231-205 to win...
World Bowling moves to calendar year schedule to align World Bowling Tour with PBA Tour
Saturday, November 22, 2014 4:00 am
Update: PBA said on Wednesday, Feb. 4 that the PBA-WBT Kuwait Open and PBA-WBT Thailand events will not be included on the 2015 World Bowling Tour schedule.    World Bowling is...
Tony Pena fires perfect game; Brittany Pollentier slams 728 series
Friday, November 21, 2014 11:55 pm
Tony Pena fired a perfect game and Brittany Pollentier slammed a 728 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Pena’s third career 300 came in a 715 series in the Dream Lanes...
Joe Bass, Trevor Fisher, Mike Gannon, Brian Hoffman slam perfect games
Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:55 pm
Joe Bass, Trevor Fisher, Mike Gannon and Brian Hoffman slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Bass’ first career 300 came in a 743 in the...
Rick Festge’s 781, Kami Anderson’s 693 top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Rick Festge fired a 781 and Kami Anderson slammed a 693 to top Wednesday scoring in Madison area leagues. Festge competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Lake City League and Anderson in the Sugar River...
A shot I bet you've never seen before: Greg Engelkes windmills his way to 300
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 2:00 pm
If you know Greg Engelkes, you've seen his amazing windmill shot before. Engelkes, the son of Greater Iowa Bowling Association director Joe Engelkes, can roll solid shots (not much off his...
Chris Pounders slams 34th career perfect game
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 11:55 pm
Powerful Chris “Bigpapa” Pounders slammed his 34th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Pounders’ 300 came in a 784 series in the Ten Pin Alley Fifth...