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Paul Fischer slams 11th career perfect game
Monday, October 14, 2013 11:55 pm
Paul Fischer slammed his 11th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Fischer’s 300 came in a 723 series in the Prairie Lanes Major League. Jim Fosdick had the high...
Storm University at Badger Bowl postponed to early 2014
Monday, October 14, 2013 3:00 pm
Update: The Storm University weekend at Badger Bowl has been postponed to early 2014, likely February or March. The highly regarded Storm University coaching clinic is scheduled for Badger Bowl in...
Ian DeWild fires 756, Austin Sorum 740 for top youth series of season
Sunday, October 13, 2013 11:55 pm
Ian DeWild fired a 756 and Austin Sorum a 740 for the top youth series of the season to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. DeWild chained games of 253, 225 and 278 at Ten Pin Alley,...
Pete Weber wins 51st PBA Regional title
Sunday, October 13, 2013 8:00 pm
Whether it’s the flat and brutal U.S. Open condition or  a simple house shot, Pete Weber wins. He proved it again Sunday in capturing his third PBA50 Regional title and overall 51st PBA...
Gail Myers Jr., Derek Eoff win MAST doubles at Lake Ripley Lanes
Saturday, October 12, 2013 8:00 pm
Gail Myers Jr. and Derek Eoff won the Madison Area Scratch Tour doubles tournament at Lake Ripley Lanes in Cambridge on Saturday. In the title match, Myers fired a 254 and Eoff added 204 to my 213...
Mike Jakubowski joining Randy Pedersen for ESPN telecasts a great move for PBA
Saturday, October 12, 2013 9:00 am
Mike Jakubowski will replace Lon McEachern in the announcing booth with Randy Pedersen for PBA telecasts on ESPN starting with the World Series of Bowling, PBA announced Friday in this news release....
How much POY value in Mika Koivuniemi’s third overseas PBA Tour title of season?
Saturday, October 12, 2013 7:00 am
Mika Koivuniemi won his third PBA Tour title of the 2012-13 season on Sunday, raising interesting questions for PBA Player of the Year voters. Koivuniemi’s 258-237 championship match win over...
Mike Hoffman slams perfect game
Friday, October 11, 2013 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Hoffman’s first 300 of the season — he has more than 50 in his career — came in a 731...
‘Cookie’ gets a well-deserved Hall of Fame induction
Friday, October 11, 2013 12:00 pm
If you’re Wisconsin bowler who has competed in tournaments in the past quarter-century or so, "Cookie" doesn’t mean just a tasty snack. It means Keith Koch, one of the all-time good guys...
Nate Sime fires perfect game in 822 series; Tim Taylor also perfect
Thursday, October 10, 2013 11:55 pm
Nate Sime fired a perfect game in an 822 series and Tim Taylor also rolled a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Sime, who rolled a 300 on Wednesday night in...
Rick Ramsey aiming to continue with what were BTM-related tournaments
Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:00 am
Rick Ramsey says he is working hard to continue with what were the BTM-related tournaments held at the same time and city as the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. “I’ve...
King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament set for Jan. 26 in Freeport, Ill.
Thursday, October 10, 2013 4:00 am
The fourth annual King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. at 4 Seasons Bowl in Freeport, Ill. Buss, who died in 2010, was a 2-time PBA...
Mark Evert fires 834; Nate Sime, Tim Hoesly, Dick Thomas, Tyler Clark slam perfect games
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 11:55 pm
Mark Evert fired an 834 series and Nate Sime, Tim Hoesly, Dick Thomas and Tyler Clark slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Evert chained games of 266, 289 and 279 in...
Jay Heinzelman fires season-high 857 series, Becky James slams 717; Dan Bauhs, Herb Kimpel roll perfect games
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 11:55 pm
Jay Heinzelman fired a Madison Bowling Association season-high 857 series, Becky James slammed a 717, and Dan Bauhs and Herb Kimpel rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday....
Hope for BTM tourneys in wake of sad demise of Bowling This Month?
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 11:00 am
I started a mini-firestorm on Facebook last Friday when I made a post about some sad news I had gotten while on my annual non-bowling weekend vacation in Las Vegas. I was told by an industry insider...