USBC Open Championships
Update: Don Kirschbaum actually won singles title at Senior State Tournament; other winners include Joe Janz back-to-back in all-events
Monday, May 14, 2018 6:00 am
Update Monday, May 14, 2018: The singles champion for the 2018 Senior State Tournament actually was Don Kirschbaum with 786, Wisconsin State Bowling Association Manager Don Hildebrand confirmed...
Swedish League playoffs seem like mix of PBA League, college bowling — a ton of fun, in other words
Monday, May 14, 2018 5:00 am
If you’re a bowling fan and want some entertainment, this story is for you — and you don’t even have to speak Swedish. Jens Millgard of Sweden sent me several links on Monday...
Sharon Powers edges into singles, all-events lead at 2018 USBC Women’s Championships
Sunday, May 13, 2018 10:00 pm
With the United States Bowling Congress Queens starting later this week, the USBC Women’s Championships leaderboards are almost certain to begin their usual re-writing by Queens bowlers. On...
Little drama in 2018 Oceanview at Falmouth PBA League title match as Silver Lake Atom Splitters sweep Sysco Philadelphia Hitmen
Sunday, May 13, 2018 2:00 pm
Note: This story is an updated version of this “spoiler alert” story I wrote after the TV show was taped on Sunday, April 22 at famed Bayside Bowl in Portland, Maine. The new...
Danielle McEwan delivers a special Mother’s Day present in winning the 2018 PWBA Fountain Valley Open
Saturday, May 12, 2018 11:00 pm
After Danielle McEwan won the 2016 PWBA Wichita Open in a TV finals taped at Ashwaubenon Bowl in suburban Green Bay, I wrote about her mom Susan Varano being her “good luck charm” in this...
Brewers Bowl-A-Thon charity event set for Sunday, Aug. 5 at JB's on 41
Saturday, May 12, 2018 10:00 am
The Brewers Bowl-A-Thon charity event is set for Sunday, Aug. 5 from 5-9 p.m. at JB's on 41, 4040 S. 27th St. in Milwaukee, the team announced in a recent news release. The event benefits the The...
Shannon O’Keefe stays hot, edges past Bryanna Cote for lead of 2018 PWBA Fountain Valley Open through 2 rounds of qualifying
Friday, May 11, 2018 11:00 pm
Shannon O’Keefe edged past Bryanna Cote to take the lead after Friday’s two rounds of qualifying at the 2018 PWBA Fountain Valley Open at Fountain Bowl in Fountain Valley, California....
USBC steps up for 2018 Open Championships bowlers delayed by fire alarm, offers free singles entry for 2019 Open Championships
Friday, May 11, 2018 8:00 am
As I detailed in this story, a fire alarm cleared the Oncenter toward the end of the 7 p.m. team squad on Thursday, May 3, which had started roughly a half hour late, according to reports I received...
Update: State Tournament doubles champions actually Bryce Lawson, Thomas Endress with 1,518
Friday, May 11, 2018 8:00 am
Update Friday, May 11, 2018: The doubles champions for the 2018 State Tournament actually were Bryce Lawson and Thomas Endress with 1,518, Wisconsin State Bowling Association Manager Don Hildebrand...
Lindenwood women win second Intercollegiate Team Championships title
Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:00 pm
In a battle of St. Louis area programs, the Lindenwood women recovered from an opening game loss to win three straight games and defeat defending champion McKendree 3-1 in the title match of the 2018...
Our expanded 4-team 11thFrame.com group is set for the 2019 USBC Open Championships
Thursday, May 10, 2018 4:00 pm
Sixteen years of USBC Open Championships history ended last year due to the ridiculous rule that gave Mike Shady and Marc McDowell — seniors who hadn’t been on the PBA Tour for more...
Jeremy Bartz offers a report from the left side at the 2018 USBC Open Championships
Thursday, May 10, 2018 5:00 am
After their group competed early in the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with left-hander Tony Buck taking the singles lead with 768, I wrote this story that included a report...
Applications being accepted for 2018 PBA Billy Welu Scholarship
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 12:00 pm
The PBA has announced that it has begun accepting applications for the 2018 PBA Billy Welu Scholarship Award recognizing exemplary qualities in college students who compete in bowling. The...
Michael Haugen Jr.'s ball switches produce carry that leads to win in PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 11:00 pm
Michael Haugen Jr. made a series of ball switches that produced pin carry that resulted in an easy win in the PBA50 Johnny Petraglia BVL Open at Farmingdale Lanes in Farmingdale, N.Y., on Tuesday....
Update: BowlerX.com to sponsor new Wisconsin Masters at Day’s Bowl-A-Dome in Wausau Oct. 27-28
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 4:00 pm
Update: BowlerX.com has signed on to be the title sponsor of what now is the Wisconsin Masters presented by BowlerX.com, the tournament announced here on its Facebook page. "We will be announcing...