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PBA budget cuts lead to move of Tournament of Champions, changes in PBA League, elimination of Detroit Xtra Frame event
Friday, December 20, 2013 11:00 am
When organizations make a budget and fail to meet revenue projections, expense cuts are pretty much a certainty. Such is the case with the PBA for 2014, Commissioner Tom Clark said in a phone...
Casey Gibney slams 816, Brittany Pollentier 734; Todd Poole fires perfect game
Thursday, December 19, 2013 11:55 pm
Casey Gibney slammed an 816 series, Brittany Pollentier rolled a 734, and Todd Poole fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Competing in the Dream Lanes...
Dream Lanes again hosting New Year's Day doubles tourney
Thursday, December 19, 2013 5:00 am
Dream Lanes, 13 Atlas Court in Madison, again will be hosting its New Year's Day doubles tournament starting at 10:15 a.m. The Y2K + 14 handicap event has a double elimination match play format....
Nate Sime, Jim Fosdick fire 2nd perfect games of season
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 11:55 pm
Nate Sime and Jim Fosdick each fired their second perfect game of the season to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Sime’s 17th career 300 came in a 786 series in the Viking Lanes...
Dave Erickson slams perfect game
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 11:55 pm
Dave Erickson slammed his 12th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Using a Roto Grip DEFIANT SOUL, Erickson’s 300 came in a 777 series in the Dream Lanes All-Star...
Don Grossen’s 780 tops Monday scoring
Monday, December 16, 2013 11:55 pm
Don Grossen fired a 780 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Grossen competed in the MARBA League at Badger Bowl. David Eaton was next with 761 in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Sue...
Marshall/Waterloo boys maintain lead after seventh week of area high school bowling
Monday, December 16, 2013 8:00 pm
The Marshall/Waterloo boys maintained their lead after Monday’s seventh week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. Marshall/Waterloo has 60 points, with Monona Grove second at 52. The...
Tommy Jones wins Saudi Arabia event for 15th PBA Tour title
Monday, December 16, 2013 2:00 pm
Tommy Jones won the 7th Kingdom International Open in Saudi Arabia for his 15th PBA Tour title, PBA reported in this news release. The tournament was the last event of the 2012-13 PBA season. Jones...
Triple Elimination Shootout set for Badger Bowl on Dec. 29
Monday, December 16, 2013 4:00 am
If you’re looking for a change-of-pace scratch tournament, put Dec. 29 at Badger Bowl in Madison on your calendar. It’s a Triple Elimination Shootout, which simply means that you bowl...
Scott Roelke, Randy Henes reach perfection; youth bowler Jeromey Hodsdon slams 299 game in 753 series
Sunday, December 15, 2013 11:55 pm
Scott Roelke and Randy Henes fired perfect games and youth bowler Jeromey Hodsdon slammed a 299 game in a 753 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Roelke’s 300 came in a...
Redemption for Ryan Ciminelli in PBA Chameleon Championship win
Sunday, December 15, 2013 8:00 pm
I’m a huge fan of Ryan Ciminelli. I’ve only met Ciminelli a couple of times and don’t know him on a personal level, but every time I see him bowl and hear him talk about his...
Riley N. Smith, Kari Kipp, Brett Schulze, Lauren Schmitt take top spots in BYBT at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes
Sunday, December 15, 2013 8:00 pm
Riley N. Smith, Kari Kipp, Brett Schulze and Lauren Schmitt won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes. Smith, who averaged 237, earned...
Brittany Pollentier gains win over husband with teammates Jesse Parizo, Jay Heinzelman in Chris Rector Memorial
Sunday, December 15, 2013 6:00 pm
In a title match that included spouses Chris and Brittany Pollentier, the better half was on the winning side with teammates Jesse Parizo and Jay Heinzelman in the fourth annual Chris Rector Memorial...
Chris Pounders, Tom Howery, Chris Gibbons win 25th annual Henry Hitter
Saturday, December 14, 2013 8:00 pm
Chris Pounders, Tom Howery and Chris Gibbons won the 25th annual Henry Hitter Saturday at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes. In a title match that turned in the ninth frame, they defeated Mike Thill, Ken Kempf and...
Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve day tourney again 2 squads
Saturday, December 14, 2013 7:00 am
After drawing 155 entries two years ago, the folks at Badger Bowl and Badger Pro Shop switched the Kurt Davids Memorial New Year’s Eve Day Handicap Singles Tournament to two squads. And last...