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Xima synthetic lanes an interesting new experience
Sunday, September 29, 2013 8:00 pm
I headed to Lancer Lanes in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for Sunday’s Senior Scratch Bowlers Association Triple Eliminator ready for some serious friction. That’s because Lancer, which I’ve...
Mike Hoffman’s 757, Cher Breunig’s 691 top Friday scoring
Friday, September 27, 2013 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman fired a 757 and Cher Breunig blasted a 691 to top Madison area scoring on Friday. Hoffman competed in the Sport Bowl Friday Friends League and Breunig in the Prairie Lanes Couples...
Schwoegler's hosting MBA Senior Masters, Senior City Tournament
Friday, September 27, 2013 8:00 am
The 2013-14 Madison Bowling Association Senior Masters and Senior City Tournament will be held next month at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center, MBA Manager Bill Dennis announced this week. The...
Gregg Williams, Brent Ritchie fire 2nd perfect games of season
Thursday, September 26, 2013 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams and Brent Ritchie fired their second perfect games of the season to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Williams’ 300 came in a 773 series in the Prairie...
New-to-U.S. Lanetalk software brings wealth of statistics to bowling
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:00 am
What’s one thing that most sports have that bowling doesn’t? I mean besides large amounts of prize money at the professional level! Rich statistical data is the answer. Swedish company...
Eric Pederson fires 815, Dave Eaton slams 813
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 11:55 pm
Eric Pederson fired an 815 series and Dave Eaton slammed an 813 to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Pederson, the powerful lefty who is the most prolific honor score shooter in Madison...
RIP Alvina Frye, matriarch of family that owned Oregon Bowl for decades
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 5:00 pm
Alvina Frye, matriarch of the family that owned Oregon Bowl from 1961 to 1995, died peacefully at her home on Sept. 15. She was 86. It is with some embarrassment that I pass on this news in that I...
Badger Elite events set with Oct. 18 Team Quad Masters and Oct. 19 Match Games
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 8:00 am
The Badger Elite events at Dale’s Weston Lanes are down to just team and singles this year, with the women’s event dropped after drawing few entries two years in a row. Tournament...
Herb Kimpel hammers 835, Michael Meekma 822, Becky James 735; Chris Pounders, Dan Herfel, Mark Edgren all fire perfect games
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 11:55 pm
Herb Kimpel hammered an 835 series, Michael Meekma an 822 and Becky James a 735, and Chris Pounders, Dan Herfel and Mark Edgren all fired perfect games to highlight the hottest scoring night of the...
Dave Eaton slams 800 series, Gary Tobeyek fires perfect game
Monday, September 23, 2013 11:55 pm
Dave Eaton slammed an 800 series and Gary Tobeyek fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Eaton chained games of 296, 279 and 225 in the Spartan Bowl Major League....
Tyler Sheehy fires 736, Taylor LaVine rolls 655 to top youth scoring
Sunday, September 22, 2013 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy fired a 736 and Taylor LaVine slammed a 655 to top youth scoring over the weekend. Sheehy chained games of 245, 235 and 256, while LaVine rolled 256, 185 and 214. Both competed at...
Tri-Grip helps in MAST win
Saturday, September 21, 2013 6:00 pm
I am another step closer to switching all of my equipment to Bill Hall’s Tri-Grip after winning the Madison Area Scratch Tour title at Wildcat Lanes in Verona on Saturday. I now have two balls...
Steve Studee falls a pin shy of perfection
Friday, September 20, 2013 11:55 pm
Steve Studee fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Studee’s 299 game came in a 715 series in the Dream Lanes Minor League. The high series on Friday were...
Jon Schalow, Bryan Bannach starting new Frequency Bowling Tour
Friday, September 20, 2013 7:30 am
Two of the state’s better scratch bowlers are starting a new series of scratch bowling tournaments that pretty much will fill the void left by the ending of Dale Hackbart’s Central...
Scott Roelke, John Hjortland, Greg O’Brien, Mark Recknagel all fall a shot shy of perfection
Thursday, September 19, 2013 11:55 pm
Scott Roelke, John Hjortland, Mark Recknagel and Greg O’Brien all fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Roelke slammed a 298 game in a...