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Tyler Sheehy’s 712 tops youth scoring
Sunday, October 6, 2013 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy fired a 712 to top youth scoring and highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Sheehy chained games of 232, 290 and 190 at Prairie Lanes. Chad Dempski was next for the boys with...
Kayla Klink fires 752 for second-highest women’s series of season
Friday, October 4, 2013 11:55 pm
Kayla Klink fired a 752 for the second-highest women’s series of the season to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Klink’s 752, which featured a 270 game, came in the...
Steve Vandezande, Rick Elliott fire perfect games
Thursday, October 3, 2013 11:55 pm
Steve Vandezande and Rick Elliott fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Vandezande’s eighth career 300 came in a 781 series in the Rude’s...
USBC Youth Open Championships adding girls doubles and singles in 2014
Thursday, October 3, 2013 4:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress announced that its Youth Open Championships will have separate girls divisions for doubles and singles in 2014, and that the Youth Open West Region tournament will...
Dave Eaton slams 10th career perfect game
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 11:55 pm
Dave Eaton slammed his 10th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Eaton, who already has series of 813 and 800 this season, fired his 300 in a 709 in the Dream Lanes...
Some perspective on the iGrind Detroit Shootout
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 10:30 am
A heckuva bowling tournament went down in Detroit last weekend. Plenty has been said about the 2013 iGrind Detroit Shootout presented by iGrind Autism Awareness Foundation,...
Dave Massey’s 770, Kristi Werronen’s 666 top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 11:55 pm
Dave Massey fired a 770 series and Kristi Werronen slammed a 666 to top Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Massey, a Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer, competed in the Prairie Lanes NFL League...
Youth fundraiser pro-am set for Dec. 21 at Cardinal Lanes in Brodhead
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 8:00 am
A youth fundraiser pro-am is set for Saturday, Dec. 21 at Cardinal Lanes in Brodhead. I’ll be one of the four pros taking part. The others will be Jerry Marrs, who won the PBA Regional at...
Sun Prairie’s Nick Powers makes Wichita State select team
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 4:00 am
Sun Prairie High School graduate Nick Powers has made Wichita State University’s select bowling team for 2013-14, The Bowling News reported. Four men and four women were added to the select...
Mike Pounders falls a pin shy of perfection in 812 series
Monday, September 30, 2013 11:55 pm
Mike Pounders fell a pin shy of perfection in an 812 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Pounders chained games of 276, 299 and 237 in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League....
Long-time Bowlers Journal editor, columnist Jim Dressel retires
Monday, September 30, 2013 4:00 am
Jim Dressel is a writer I’ve looked up to for years and a man I might have called boss. I met him and then Bowlers Journal International owner and publisher Mort Luby Jr. in the summer of 1985...
Chad Dempski’s 729, Grace Geiser’s 643 top youth scoring; Pat LaShore slams 714 to highlight adult scoring
Sunday, September 29, 2013 11:55 pm
Chad Dempski fired a 729 series and Grace Geiser rolled a 643 to top youth scoring, while Pat LaShore slammed a 714 to highlight adult scoring in the Madison area over the weekend. The top youth...
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...