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Milton's Varsity Lanes again holding Santa's Match Play tourney on Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 8:00 am
Varsity Lanes in Milton again will be holding the Santa's Match Play scratch tournament on Christmas Eve at 9 a.m., proprietor Todd Williams announced. The tournament at the center at 450 S. John...
Dick Kalnicky fires 783 to top Monday scoring
Monday, December 15, 2014 11:55 pm
Dick Kalnicky fired a 783 to top scoring on a quiet Monday of Madison area bowling. Kalnicky, who has a pair of perfect games this season, competed in the MARBA League at Badger Bowl. Tom Rogers...
Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve day tourney back to 1 squad
Monday, December 15, 2014 8:00 am
The Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve Day Handicap Singles Tournament is going back to one squad this year. The tournament drew 145, 155 and 145 bowlers from 2010-12 when New Year’s...
Quinn Sheehy’s 689, Kari Kipp’s 673 top youth scoring
Sunday, December 14, 2014 11:55 pm
Quinn Sheehy fired a 689 and Kari Kipp slammed a 673 to top Madison area youth scoring over the weekend. Sheehy competed at Prairie Lanes and Kipp at Dream Lanes. Next were Tyler Sheehy with 678 at...
Anthony Pepe shows what it’s like to achieve your life-long dreams
Sunday, December 14, 2014 11:00 pm
When I attended the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling TV tapings in November in Las Vegas, I instantly knew the Cheetah Championship show would be a memorable one, as I wrote in this blog. Even...
Tough Lanes Challenge draws 61 after nearly being canceled
Sunday, December 14, 2014 6:00 pm
The 29th annual Tough Lanes Challenge at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center almost didn’t happen, but ended up with one of the bigger fields in years, ensuring that it will be back next...
Korea’s Kang Heewon beats Team USA's Mike Fagan for Masters gold at World Men's Championships
Sunday, December 14, 2014 8:00 am
Korea’s Kang Heewon beat Team USA's Mike Fagan 213-198 to win the Masters gold at the 2014 World Bowling Men's Championships in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, the United States Bowling Congress reported....
Korea beats Team USA in dramatic finish of team event at 2014 World Men's Championships; Korea's Choi Bokeum wins all-events gold
Saturday, December 13, 2014 10:00 pm
Korea beat Team USA 1,097-1,088 in a dramatic finish of the team event Saturday at the 2014 World Men's Championships in Abu Dhabi, the United States Bowling Congress reported. Team USA opened twice...
Mike Pounders, Dan Seppa, Jim Fosdick win Henry Hitter
Saturday, December 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Mike Pounders, Dan Seppa and Jim Fosdick won the 26th annual Henry Hitter at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes on Saturday. The final match was 712-636 over Chris Pollentier, Dan Marks and Scott Erickson. First...
Update: Proprietors group seeking help to videotape High School Bowling Club State Championships for 2015
Saturday, December 13, 2014 7:00 am
Update Saturday: On Friday, the BCAW sent this email to its member proprietors and HSBC district coordinators: "The High School Board of Control (BOC) held a conference call today to...
Tim Rice fires perfect game, Jeff Shockley falls a pin short of perfection
Friday, December 12, 2014 11:55 pm
Tim Rice fired a perfect game and Jeff Shockley fell a pin short of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday and from late reports Wednesday and Thursday. Competing in the Ten Pin...
Update: Tough Lanes Challenge is on for Sunday at Schwoegler’s!
Friday, December 12, 2014 10:00 am
Update Friday morning: Schwoegler's announced that it had 37 people signed up and the Tough Lanes Challenge was on.  Details on the tournament, which was scheduled for Sunday, are in my...
Jon O’Konek, Brian Olson, Doug Stittleburg fire perfect games — all in same league; O’Konek totals 805, Rick Symdon 804
Thursday, December 11, 2014 11:55 pm
Jon O’Konek, Brian Olson and Doug Stittleburg all fired perfect games in Waun-A-Bowl Beagle’s Classic League, with O’Konek totaling 805 and Rick Symdon 804, highlighting Madison...
Denmark edges Team USA for trios gold at Men’s World Championships
Thursday, December 11, 2014 6:00 pm
Denmark's Thomas Larsen rolled a 2-pin on the second shot of his final frame to help his team to a 647-638 win against top seed Team USA in the trios gold medal match at the Men’s World...
U.S. Opens sponsorship again shows Bowlmor AMF cares about competitive bowling
Thursday, December 11, 2014 2:00 pm
There certainly has been reason to think Bowlmor AMF didn’t care about competitive bowling. Most notable is the interview with CEO Tom Shannon on Bloomberg in which he essentially trashed the...