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2014 State Tournament to use Kegel Beaten Path, USBC Blue 1 lane patterns
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 12:00 pm
The 2014 Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — will be contested on one repeat pattern and one new pattern, WSBA Manager Don Hildebrand said....
Chris Paul PBA League All-Stars charity event postponed due to Chris Paul's shoulder injury
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 9:00 am
NBA star point guard Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers suffered a serious shoulder injury in a game last Friday that will cause the postponement of the annual Chris Paul PBA League All-Stars...
Dave Shaw fires 816-300; Jim Ruland, Greg Stauffacher also reach perfection
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 11:55 pm
Dave Shaw fired a perfect game in an 816 series and Jim Ruland and Greg Stauffacher also slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Shaw’s second 300 this season and...
Chris Barnes, Shannon Pluhowsky grab leads heading into final day of Team USA Trials
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 10:00 pm
Team USA veterans Chris Barnes and Shannon Pluhowsky grabbed the leads heading into Wednesday’s fifth and final round of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Team USA Trials, USBC reported....
Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tourney set for Jan. 25
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 7:00 am
The annual Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tournament — aka the Over 40 Henry Hitter — is set for Saturday, Jan. 25 at noon at Prairie Lanes. The entry fee is $150 per team and the payout...
MWBA Queens set for Saturday at Spartan Bowl
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 4:00 am
The eighth annual Madison Women's Bowling Association Queens tournament is scheduled for Saturday at Spartan Bowl in McFarland. The MWBA Queens, which starts at 12:30 p.m., is $30 to enter in...
Brian Call slams 836
Monday, January 6, 2014 11:55 pm
Brian Call slammed an 836 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Call narrowly missed a huge triplicate with games of 279, 279 and 278 in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Gregg Williams...
John Janawicz regains men’s lead, Kelsey Muther takes women’s lead after third round of Team USA Trials
Monday, January 6, 2014 10:00 pm
John Janawicz regained the men’s lead and Kelsey Muther grabbed the women’s lead after Monday’s third round of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Team USA Trials, USBC...
Grace Geiser fires 676, Zach Davidson slams 727 to lead youth scoring
Sunday, January 5, 2014 11:55 pm
Grace Geiser fired a 676 series and Zach Davidson slammed a 727 to lead Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Competing at Prairie Lanes, Geiser chained games of 248, 213 and 215, and...
Sean Rash, Kelly Kulick win World Bowling Tour Finals titles
Sunday, January 5, 2014 10:00 pm
Sean Rash and Kelly Kulick won the World Bowling Tour Finals titles in a show that aired on ESPN on Sunday but was tape Nov. 3 during the World Series of Bowling. I arrived in Las Vegas that morning...
Rob Gotchall, Sarah Lokker take Team USA Trials leads after second round
Sunday, January 5, 2014 10:00 pm
Rob Gotchall and Sarah Lokker grabbed the leads at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Team USA Trials after Sunday’s second round, USBC reported. Gotchall tops the men with 12 points...
Dave Langer wins second straight Chippewa Valley Match Games
Sunday, January 5, 2014 7:00 pm
Dave Langer defeated Chad Nelson 216-194 to win his second straight Chippewa Valley Match Games over the weekend at Wagner’s Lanes in Eau Claire. First was $1,500 and second $900 in the 56th...
Lindsey Siegel defeats Rochelle Roventini for Badger Queens title
Sunday, January 5, 2014 6:00 pm
Lindsey Siegel defeated Rochelle Roventini 216-181 in the title match to win the Badger Queens over the weekend at Weston Lanes in Weston, the Wisconsin Women's Bowling Association reported. First...
Rick Thomas, Jerod Kieler slam perfect games in opening weekend of City Tournament
Sunday, January 5, 2014 6:00 pm
Rick Thomas and Jerod Kieler slammed perfect games to highlight the opening weekend of the Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City Tournament — at Badger Bowl. Thomas,...
John Janawicz, Kelly Kulick lead Team USA Trials after opening round
Saturday, January 4, 2014 10:00 pm
Likely future United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famers and Team USA veterans John Janawicz and Kelly Kulick grabbed the leads after Saturday’s first of five rounds of the 2014...