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Jason Belmonte in prime position for repeat win at USBC Masters
Friday, February 21, 2014 11:00 pm
You can hate his 2-handed style. You can hate his perceived arrogance on the lanes. You can hate him for Bottlegate. Judging by the responses I received since I wrote this story following...
Mike Hoffman fires 803, Lauren Sammel 707, Sara Maciejeski 704; Brent Ritchie rolls 4th perfect game of season
Thursday, February 20, 2014 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman fired an 803 series, Lauren Sammel a 707, Sara Maciejeski a 704, and Brent Ritchie rolled his fourth perfect game of the season to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and...
Best storylines as USBC Masters heads into match play
Thursday, February 20, 2014 11:00 pm
If the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Masters were a “normal” major tournament, the top storyline would be obvious: defending champion and reigning PBA Player of the Year Jason...
Olivia Derico fires 700; Cory Kaschub, Tyler Clark, Mike Richards fall a shot shy of perfection
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Olivia Derico fired a 700 series and Cory Kaschub, Tyler Clark and Mike Richards fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Derico competed in the...
Walter Ray flashes his famous magic, grabs USBC Masters lead
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Walter Ray Williams Jr. may be 54 now, but on Wednesday at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Masters he showed that he is not done being a factor at the top level of bowling. Unlike his fellow...
USBC announces sectional fields for Intercollegiate Team Championships
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 6:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress on Wednesday announced sectional qualifying assignments for the 2014 XBowling Intercollegiate Team Championships. USBC said in this news release that the four...
Aaron Lomax fires 801, Becky James slams 738
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 11:55 pm
Aaron Lomax fired an 801 series and Becky James slammed a 738 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Lomax chained games of 290, 243 and 268 in the Schwoegler’s Elks/Moose League....
John Szczerbinski takes first-round lead at Masters but cut position is what matters
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 11:00 pm
John Szczerbinski averaged more than 248 on Monday to grab the first-round lead of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Masters, but first isn’t the position the competitors truly care about...
A radical idea that could 'save' bowling
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 8:00 am
I have a radical idea that could “save” bowling. I put save in quotes because it's hard to imagine bowling going away — it's a fun recreation for tens of millions. What needs...
Jim Meier fires perfect game
Monday, February 17, 2014 11:55 pm
Jim Meier fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Meier’s second career 300 came in a 713 series in the Waun-A-Bowl Niters League. The top series on Monday were Dean...
Marshall/Waterloo boys, Sun Prairie girls take titles in area high school bowling
Monday, February 17, 2014 8:00 pm
The Marshall/Waterloo boys and Sun Prairie girls took the titles in the 2013-14 season of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. For boys, Marshall/Waterloo ended with 97 points, Sun Prairie was...
New patterns for PBA, PBA50 regionals should deliver mostly higher scores than PBA Tour animal patterns
Monday, February 17, 2014 8:00 am
The PBA has introduced 17 new lane patterns for Regional competition — 10 for “regular” Regionals and seven for PBA50 Regionals — that should deliver mostly higher scores...
Junior Gold, Youth Open Championships sticking to big bowling cities for 2015-17
Monday, February 17, 2014 7:00 am
The Junior Gold Championships and the Bowling.com Youth Open Championships are sticking to some of the biggest bowling cities for 2015-17, the United States Bowling Congress announced recently in...
Tyler Sheehy fires 823-300, Taylor Lavine slams 730, 720 for youth bowling season highs
Sunday, February 16, 2014 11:55 pm
Tyler Sheehy fired his first perfect game in his first 800 series and Taylor Lavine slammed two more 700 series to highlight Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. Both bowlers competed at...
Defending PBA League champion New York City WTT KingPins win opening match
Sunday, February 16, 2014 9:00 pm
Pete Weber has made his mark in bowling history as an individual, unlike his legendary father Dick, who was as well known for being a member of the famed Budweisers team as he was for his Hall of...