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Terry Dunn fires perfect game; Doris Anderson slams 700
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11:55 pm
Terry Dunn fired a perfect game and Doris Anderson slammed a 700 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Dunn’s 300 came in a 798 series in the Dream Lanes All-Star Classic...
Jason Belmonte, Liz Johnson voted Bowlers of the Year by IBMA
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 12:00 pm
Members of the International Bowling Media Association have voted Jason Belmonte and Liz Johnson Bowlers of the Year for 2013, IBMA announced Tuesday. Belmonte, who was named PBA Player of the Year...
Derek Magno grabs 2014 Open Championships singles lead day after Justin Ziegler took it
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 4:00 am
The leading team, team all-events and all-events scores might not change the rest of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, but the leading singles and doubles scores still are...
Dan Walsh fires second career perfect game
Monday, April 7, 2014 11:55 pm
Dan Walsh fired his second career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Walsh’s 300 came in a 761 series in the Riviera Bowl Special League. Tim Herbrand fell a shot shy...
2014 InsideBowling.com Open looks to pay $10,000 top prize
Monday, April 7, 2014 8:00 am
The fourth annual InsideBowling.com Open will pay $10,000 for first based on 250 entries, which it exceeded last year with 271, operator Mike Flanagan announced recently. Sponsors of the great event...
Second annual Northern Open set for May 2-4 in Sanford, Mich.
Monday, April 7, 2014 7:00 am
The second annual Northern Open is set for May 2-4 at Northern Lanes in Sanford, Mich. Based on 300 entries, first will pay $5,000, second $2,500, down to eighth about $1,000, with a 1-in-5...
USBC Open Championships rookies excel: Justin Ziegler snares singles leads, A.J. Chapman grabs second in all-events
Monday, April 7, 2014 4:00 am
I’ve always thought of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships as something that generally requires experience to win or even nearly win. And it’s more than the Sport...
Bob Richardson’s 792, Gayle Seltzner’s 624 top weekend scoring
Sunday, April 6, 2014 11:55 pm
Bob Richardson fired a 792 and Gayle Seltzner rolled a 624 to top Madison area scoring over the weekend. Richardson competed in the Sport Bowl Odd Couples League and Seltzner in the Prairie Lanes...
Joey Kick wins second career MAST Year End title; tournament shows flaws of USBC lane pattern program
Sunday, April 6, 2014 11:00 pm
Thanks to the United States Bowling Congress and it’s sorely-in-need-of-overhaul Red, White and Blue lane pattern program, I called it before the Madison Area Scratch Tour Year End began at...
Banter adds entertainment to Silver Lake sweeping into PBA League finals
Sunday, April 6, 2014 10:00 pm
Banter involving players and coaches added much to Sunday’s ESPN telecast of the PBA League semifinal featuring the Silver Lake Atom Splitters sweeping the Philadephia Hitmen. Chris...
Young sub A.J. Chapman leads Thanks Ronnie team to 3,514 at 2014 Open Championships
Sunday, April 6, 2014 4:30 am
If your team loses a bowler the caliber of former Junior Team USA and Team USA member Ronnie Sparks Jr. for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, you’re usually in big...
Motion Plus Lanes falls short of team all-events lead at 2014 Open Championships
Sunday, April 6, 2014 3:00 am
I’ve been fortunate enough to take the team lead four times in my USBC Open Championships career and it can be extremely difficult after such a draining effort to come back and bowl well in...
USBC Blue 2 pattern delivers high scores at MAST Year End qualifying
Saturday, April 5, 2014 8:00 pm
The USBC Blue 2 lane pattern delivered its typical high scores Saturday at qualifying of the Madison Area Scratch Tour Year End tournament at Badger Bowl. The cut score to the top 12 for...
Motion Plus Lanes, Janz’s Home Improvement re-write Open Championships record book, leaderboard in momentous day at National Bowling Stadium
Saturday, April 5, 2014 4:00 am
In what may have been the most momentous day in United States Bowling Congress Open Championships history, Motion Plus Lanes of Greenfield and Janz’s Home Improvement of Beaver Dam re-wrote the...
Dee Gromowski slams 740
Friday, April 4, 2014 11:55 pm
Dee Gromowski slammed a 740 series and Sam Manderino fired a 784 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Gromowski's big series came in tje Schwoegler's Jesters League, and Manderino competed...