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11th annual New Mexico Open will be contested on new lanes, against new 3-9 pins
Thursday, July 10, 2014 4:00 am
I normally don’t write about tournaments as far away as New Mexico unless they’re something of national significance. The New Mexico Open is just that, having grown into something...
Herman Ferguson responds to pressure to win 50-54 title at USBC Senior Championships
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Don Griffin of St. Louis fired a 290 in his final game to put the pressure on Herman Ferguson Wednesday at the United States Bowling Congress Senior Championships at the National Bowling Stadium in...
Jason Overstreet named Deputy Executive Director in USBC leadership restructuring
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 12:30 pm
Chad Murphy’s first major move since recently having the interim label taken from his title of United States Bowling Congress Executive Director is a leadership restructuring. As part of the...
Bronze level coaching certification clinic at Prairie Lanes Aug. 23-24
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 8:00 pm
A Bronze level coaching certification clinic is scheduled for Prairie Lanes in Sun Prairie Aug. 23-24, the Madison Bowling Association announced Wednesday. A person must have Registered Volunteer...
Andrew Cain elected to third 1-year term as USBC President
Monday, July 7, 2014 4:00 pm
Andrew Cain of Phoenix has been elected for a third 1-year term as president of the United States Bowling Congress, USBC announced Monday. The USBC Board of Directors elected Cain and also Frank...
Michael Coffey, Kelly Skalacki dominate in runaway Teen Masters wins — and out come the haters
Sunday, July 6, 2014 10:00 am
Michael Coffey and Kelly Skalacki dominated in runaway victories in the Teen Masters Grand Championships that concluded Saturday at Sawgrass Lanes in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, PBA reported. Coffey...
Maria Jose Rodriquez wins USBC Queens over Kelly Kulick in bizarre finish
Thursday, July 3, 2014 11:00 pm
If oddsmakers had established an over/under line on the winning score just before the title match of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Queens, you can bet it would have been well above 200....
After nearly not competing in the USBC Senior Queens, Robin Romeo finally wins a tiara
Thursday, July 3, 2014 10:00 pm
The most stunning thing to me about Robin Romeo’s win Thursday in the United States Bowling Congress Senior Queens was that it was her first USBC Queens title of any sort. Romeo’s prior...
Doc Tietz elected to Madison Bowling Association Hall of Fame in Veterans category
Thursday, July 3, 2014 5:00 am
Dawayne R. “Doc” Tietz has been elected to the Madison Bowling Association Hall of Fame in the Veterans category, the MBA announced Wednesday in this release. Tietz, 84, long was one of...
Maria Jose Rodriguez, Tish Johnson earn top seeds for USBC Queens, Senior Queens
Thursday, July 3, 2014 4:00 am
Maria Jose Rodriguez and Tish Johnson on Wednesday earned the top seeds for Thursday’s stepladder finals of the United States Bowling Congress Queens and Senior Queens, USBC reported....
4 in USBC Queens, Tish Johnson, Paula Vidad in Senior Queens remain unbeaten heading into final day
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:00 am
Four players remain undefeated after Tuesday’s opening day of match play in the 2014 USBC Queens and Tish Johnson and Paula Vidad remain undefeated at the USBC Senior Queens, the United States...
Bill O'Neill romps to PBA King of the Swing title
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 11:00 pm
It may not go down as an PBA Tour official title, but Bill O’Neill’s win in the Oklahoma’s Grand Casino Resort King of the Swing was impressive. The top seeded O’Neill rolled...
Brittni Hamilton, Dana Miller-Mackie lead USBC Queens, Senior Queens into match play
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 4:00 am
Brittni Hamilton stayed in first and Dana Miller-Mackie grabbed the lead as qualifying ended Monday at the United States Bowling Congress Queens and Senior Queens, USBC reported. Double-elimination...
After expected wild last week, 2014 USBC Women’s Championships end
Monday, June 30, 2014 11:00 pm
With the United States Bowling Congress Queens and Senior Queens in Reno starting last Saturday, the days leading up to the event were expected to feature a lot of leaderboard changes at the 2014...
Greater Iowa Bowling Association releases 2014-15 schedule, details of Sept. 12-14 Fusion Realtors Open
Monday, June 30, 2014 8:00 am
The Greater Iowa Bowling Association has released its 2014-15 schedule, and details of the Sept. 12-14 Fusion Realtors Open at Maple Lanes in Waterloo. The flyers for the schedule and Fusion are...