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How to make the best of the Fusion Realtors Open and PBA Diamond Jo's Casino Midwest Open being on the same weekend
Thursday, July 24, 2014 10:00 am
Having the hugely popular Greater Iowa Bowling Association Fusion Realtors Open and PBA Diamond Jo’s Casino Midwest Open on the same weekend barely more than an hour apart is not the end of the...
Bowlmor AMF-Brunswick deal made sense for both parties, sale prospects for Retail Products business hard to figure, equity analyst says
Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:00 am
The Bowlmor AMF-Brunswick deal made sense for both parties, but sale prospects for Brunswick’s Retail Products business are hard to figure, an equity analyst who has studied the deal told...
Pete Weber finally gets 1st PBA50 Tour title of season in Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:00 pm
After a season of near-misses, Pete Weber finally got his first PBA50 Tour title of 2014, defeating Randy Pedersen 259-207 in the title match to win the PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic...
Diana Zavjalova, Tish Johnson earn qualifying leads at Women’s All-Star, Senior Women’s U.S. Open
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Diana Zavjalova and Tish Johnson grabbed the leads as qualifying ended Wednesday at the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Women's All-Star Tournament and 2014 Bowling's Senior Women's U.S....
Pete Weber leads top 32 into match play at PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:00 pm
Pete Weber cruised to the qualifying lead with an average near 250 as the top 32 headed into match play in the PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic presented by Ebonite. The legendary Hall of...
Jodi Woessner extends Women’s All-Star lead, Paula Vidad grabs Senior Women’s U.S. Open lead after 2nd qualifying rounds
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Jodi Woessner extended her lead in the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Women's All-Star Tournament and Paula Vidad grabbed the lead in the 2014 Bowling's Senior Women's U.S. Open after...
USBC makes proper changes to ball surface altering rule for Open Championships
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress sometimes is slow to make changes that obviously are necessary for fairness in bowling, but it usually gets the big things correct eventually.   Some prime...
QuibicaAMF comments on Brunswick moves
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:45 am
QuibicaAMF has issued a statement on Brunswick getting out of the bowling business. As I wrote up here, Brunswick announced in a news release last Thursday that it has agreed to sell its Retail...
The Open Championships group you should join on Facebook
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:30 am
I have never met Keith Dumphy, but thanks to Facebook we have become friends based on our love for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Keith is a bowler who loves the tournament...
$25,000 raised for Hall of Fame at Bowl Expo
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:00 am
The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame had a good week at International Bowl Expo in Orlando, Florida. Even without the traditional Salute to Bowling this year, more than $25,000 still...
‘National Learn to Bowl Month’ returning in October
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:00 am
The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America announced earlier this month that National Learn To Bowl Month would return in October. The promotion is part of a national effort to...
Wayne Webb grabs 1st-round lead in high-scoring PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic
Monday, July 21, 2014 11:00 pm
PBA Hall of Famer Wayne Webb averaged more than 250 to take the lead after Monday’s first round of the PBA50 Pro Bowl West Fort Wayne Classic presented by Ebonite, PBA reported. Sporting wild...
Jodi Woessner leads Women’s All-Star, Jan Schmidt tops Senior Women’s U.S. Open after opening day
Monday, July 21, 2014 10:00 pm
Jodi Woessner leads the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Women's All-Star Tournament and Jan Schmidt tops the 2014 Bowling's Senior Women's U.S. Open after Monday’s opening rounds of...
In fitting battle of good guys, Bill McCorkle defeats Johnny Petraglia for PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic title
Sunday, July 20, 2014 11:00 pm
The late Dick Weber was the ultimate good guy — perhaps the most beloved figure in bowling history. So he had to be smiling as he looked down on Sunday’s title match of the PBA50 Dick...
Johnny Petraglia leads PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic heading to final day
Saturday, July 19, 2014 11:00 pm
PBA Hall of Famer Johnny Petraglia holds a 69-pin lead heading into the final day of the PBA50 Dick Weber Super Senior Classic presented by Storm at Pro Bowl West in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Petraglia...