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Scott La Coursiere, Jim Fosdick fire perfect games on nearly tragic night at Dream Lanes
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 11:55 pm
Scott La Coursiere and Jim Fosdick fired perfect games in a night at Dream Lanes that no one who was there will ever forget. La Coursiere’s 300 in a 796 series and Fosdick's 300 came in the...
PBA's fantasy sports version for World Series is 'Pick the Finalists' contest
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 4:00 am
If you’re a fantasy sports fan and a bowling a fan, the PBA has a contest for you. The “Pick the Finalists” competition will run during World Series of Bowling V Oct. 25-Nov. 3 at...
Dave Massey slams 824, Tom Rendall fires perfect game in 814
Monday, October 21, 2013 11:55 pm
Dave Massey slammed an 824 series and Tom Rendall fired a perfect game in an 814 to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Massey, a Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer, chained games of...
Sean Rash does Jason Belmonte a favor
Monday, October 21, 2013 6:00 pm
How ironic is it that Sean Rash did Jason Belmonte a favor in winning the latest World Tenpin Bowling Association World Bowling Tour/PBA Tour event? Rash won the tournament in Thailand on Monday by...
Lane pattern released for Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open
Monday, October 21, 2013 8:00 am
The lane pattern for the 2013 Tri City Bank Milwaukee Open Sunday at New Berlin Bowl has been released. The PDF of the pattern graph is attached to the end of this blog. The pattern was designed by...
Taylor LaVine rolls girls’ season-high 705, Tyler Sheehy slams two 700s
Sunday, October 20, 2013 11:55 pm
Taylor LaVine rolled a girls’ season-high 705 and Tyler Sheehy slammed a pair of 700 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. LaVine chained games of 247, 236 and 222 and...
Eric George wins 1st PBA Regional title as Xima lanes prove high-scoring and stable again
Sunday, October 20, 2013 10:00 pm
Eric George of Waite Park, Minn. defeated Nathan Michalowski 224-216 in the title match to win the PBA Lancer Lanes Midwest Open on Sunday. George’s first PBA regional title was worth $2,200...
Cody Schmitt, Allison Dempski, Gerry Atkins, Lauren Schmitt take top spots in BYBT opener; Cody Schmitt, William Krause fire perfect games
Sunday, October 20, 2013 8:00 pm
Cody Schmitt, Allison Dempski, Gerry Atkins and Lauren Schmitt won the division titles in the 2013-14 season opener for the Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour, with Cody Schmitt and William Krause firing...
Greg Thomas conquers brutal conditions to win Badger State Elite Match Games
Saturday, October 19, 2013 10:00 pm
Greg Thomas won the 11th annual Badger State Elite Match Games in dominating fashion Saturday at Weston Lanes. Thomas downed Doug Forde 189-170 in the split-filled title match that was typical for...
Storm to host online post-game show from World Series of Bowling
Saturday, October 19, 2013 10:00 am
Storm Products announced that it will be hosting an online show from after each day’s competition at PBA World Series of Bowling V from South Point in Las Vegas Oct. 26 through Nov. 1. 'The...
Women's pro tour next venture for iGrind Bowling?
Saturday, October 19, 2013 9:00 am
It looks like a new women's professional bowlers tour is the next ambitious goal of iGrind Bowling, the Chicago area-based group that has been shaking up the bowling world. Melanie DeCarlo, who is...
Kevin Gmach, Greg Thomas, Jason Wendt, Ken Kempf win Badger Elite Team Quad Masters
Saturday, October 19, 2013 2:00 am
The top seeded team of Kevin Gmach, Greg Thomas, Jason Wendt and Ken Kempf won the Badger Elite Team Quad Masters Friday night at Weston Lanes. With 234, 224, 219 and 258, respectively, they totaled...
Matt Ziegler slams 801
Friday, October 18, 2013 11:55 pm
Matt Ziegler slammed an 801 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Ziegler chained games of 257, 289 and 255 in the Sport Bowl Lions League. Todd Gille was second with 789 in the...
U.S. Opens won't be held in 2014, but will 'reboot' and return in 2015, BPAA says
Friday, October 18, 2013 3:20 pm
When I went out on the PBA Tour in 1987, the first tournament of the year was the U.S. Open and it was the first year of the huge Seagram’s sponsorship. It was the richest —...
Badger Queens set for Jan. 4-5 at Dale’s Weston Lanes
Friday, October 18, 2013 4:00 am
The Badger Queens, which was reborn two seasons ago, will be held this season on Jan. 4-5 at Dale’s Weston Lanes in suburban Wausau, the Wisconsin Women’s Bowling Association announced....