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South Point complex construction ahead of schedule, Bowlers Journal reports
Friday, March 28, 2014 4:00 am
Construction of the complex at South Point in Las Vegas that will host major bowling tournaments is so far ahead of schedule it might be able to host next fall’s tapings of the TV finals of the...
Bud Henning, Kevin Thompson fire perfect games
Thursday, March 27, 2014 11:55 pm
Bud Henning and Kevin Thompson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Henning’s second career 300 came in a 711 series in the Dream Lanes MARBA...
Gail Serig, 84, fires perfect game; Chris Pounders, Sam Manderino, John Losse also reach perfection
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 11:55 pm
In what just missed being a record-setting night in the Madison Bowling Association, 84-year-old Gail Serig fired a perfect game, as did Chris Pounders, Sam Manderino and John Losse, highlighting...
PBA Tour headed to Maine in February 2015
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 7:30 am
Those predicting — wishing for? — the demise of the PBA had to be surprised — disappointed? — at last Friday’s announcement that there would be a PBA...
John Bisco, Todd Dougherty fire perfect games
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:55 pm
John Bisco and Todd Dougherty fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bisco’s 15th career 300 and second this season came in a 745 series in the Dream Lanes All-Star...
51st annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament runs April 5 to May 1
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 4:00 am
The 51st annual Dream Lanes Team Tournament will run from April 5 through May 1. The 3-person team tournament is 85 percent handicap based off of 230, with no negative pins for teams over 690. The...
Joe Braatz slams 808, Nick Larson fires perfect game
Monday, March 24, 2014 11:55 pm
Joe Braatz slammed an 808 series and Nick Larson fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Braatz’s 808 came in the Ten Pin Alley Hangover League and featured a 279...
Tim Myers, Ryan Losli grab 2014 Open Championships doubles lead to top Pacific Northwest group’s strong effort
Monday, March 24, 2014 4:00 am
Tim Myers and Ryan Losli totaled 1,343 on Sunday to grab the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships doubles lead by a single pin over another duo from their group from the Pacific...
Joey Miller fires 750, 14-year-old Allison Dempski slams 720
Sunday, March 23, 2014 11:55 pm
Joey Miller fired a 750 and 14-year-old Allison Dempski slammed a 720 to highlight Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Competing at Prairie Lanes, Miller chained games of 258, 258 and 234,...
Spectators to a big weekend at State Tournament
Sunday, March 23, 2014 11:00 pm
We bowled the Wisconsin State Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament —- over the weekend and were mostly spectators to a lot of strikes. Our 11thFrame.com...
Philadelphia Hitmen sweep Pittsburgh Jack Rabbits to set PBA League semifinals
Sunday, March 23, 2014 10:00 pm
The best part of Sunday’s PBA League match that aired Sunday on ESPN was the jawing between captains Jason Couch of the Philadelphia Hitmen and Tim Mack of the Pittsburgh Jack Rabbits: it was...
Marshall Kent breaks through for first PBA Tour title — and don't tell me he didn't!
Sunday, March 23, 2014 6:00 pm
According to PBA rules, the PBA Tour title Marshall Kent won on Sunday doesn’t count as a PBA Tour title because he’s not a PBA member. Whatever silly semantic games PBA wants to play...
Sean Yonan Memorial weekend in Sheboygan raises nearly $17,000
Sunday, March 23, 2014 5:00 pm
The Sean Yonan Memorial Scratch Scholarship Tournament, established in honor of youth bowler Sean Yonan who died in 1995 from a severe asthma attack, awarded nearly $17,000 in scholarships over the...
Danial Carlson nearly perfect in title match at Bowl-A-Vard to win first MAST title
Saturday, March 22, 2014 8:00 pm
Danial Carlson of Waukesha won his first Madison Area Scratch Tour title in style, firing a 296 game in the title match at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes on Saturday, MAST reported. Competing on the 2014 USBC...
Rick Thomas slams 804
Friday, March 21, 2014 11:55 pm
Rick Thomas slammed an 804 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Thomas chained games of 267, 258 and 279 in the Sport Bowl Lions League for his second supernational of the season....