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High-scoring PBA Tournament of Champions delivers star-studded TV finals field topped by Player of the Year Jason Belmonte
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 10:00 pm
Jason Belmonte cruised to the top of a star-studded Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions TV finals field as match play concluded Tuesday in suburban Detroit. Belmont led for all but one round and...
Jon O’Konek fires 790 series
Monday, January 20, 2014 11:55 pm
Jon O’Konek fired a 790 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. O’Konek competed in the Waun-A-Bowl Nighters League. Tom Rodgers was next with 768 in the Prairie Lanes Major...
Jason Belmonte extends lead heading into final match play day at PBA Tournament of Champions
Monday, January 20, 2014 11:00 pm
Jason Belmonte went 5-3 in the first round of match play Monday and extended his lead to 249 pins heading into the final day of match play at the Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions, PBA reported....
Marshall/Waterloo boys maintain lead, Sun Prairie girls grab lead after ninth week of area high school bowling
Monday, January 20, 2014 8:00 pm
The Marshall/Waterloo boys maintained their lead and the Sun Prairie girls grabbed the lead after Monday’s ninth week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. For boys, Marshall/Waterloo...
SportsRadio 1250 behind new SteelWind Industries Kids Bowling for Kids tournament
Monday, January 20, 2014 8:00 am
SportsRadio 1250 WSSP in Milwaukee, home of the excellent Spare/Time Bowling Show, is behind the new SteelWind Industries Kids Bowling for Kids tournament. The tournament run by ECB Productions has...
Hannah Yelk, 14, fires perfect game
Sunday, January 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Hannah Yelk, 14, fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Yelk, whose dad Pete has multiple perfect games, opened her Thursday youth league session at Prairie Lanes...
Jason Belmonte maintains lead after four rounds at PBA Tournament of Champions
Sunday, January 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Newly crowned 2012-13 PBA Player of the Year Jason Belmonte slid only slightly on Sunday from his first-day pace and maintained his lead after four rounds of the Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions....
PBA RPI, PBA 50, Teen Masters shows provide highs and lows in viewing
Sunday, January 19, 2014 10:00 pm
It took me about 10 days to finally watch all of the Jan. 19 shows featuring the PBA Regional Players Invitational Finals, PBA50 Tour Finals and Teen Masters. I was so busy in the week after they...
Chad Dempski, Taylor Lavine, Dan Kuntzsch, Brittany Jazdzewski take top spots in BYBT at Prairie Lanes
Sunday, January 19, 2014 8:00 pm
Chad Dempski, Taylor Lavine, Dan Kuntzsch, Brittany Jazdzewski won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Prairie Lanes. Dempski, who averaged 238, earned...
Eric Pederson blasts 807 in doubles at City Tournament, takes all-events lead at 2,272
Sunday, January 19, 2014 6:00 pm
With his unorthodox, ultra-high-revving style that typically forces him to use hard rubber or urethane balls, Eric Pederson is one of the most amazing bowlers I’ve ever seen. I’ve...
Jason Belmonte fires 297 wearing Google Glass en route to PBA Tournament of Champions lead after two rounds
Saturday, January 18, 2014 11:00 pm
A day after being named 2012-13 PBA Player of the Year, Jason Belmonte fired a 297 game wearing Google Glass en route to taking the lead after two rounds of the Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions....
Dave Bannach wins Frequency Bowling Tour 8-gamer in Weston
Saturday, January 18, 2014 7:00 pm
Dave Bannach won the Frequency Bowling Tour 8-game tournament at Dale's Weston Lanes in Weston on Saturday. Competing on the 45-foot Kegel Route 66 pattern, Bannach totaled 1,883 on games of 213,...
Chris Paul past highlights, ‘PBA Super Clash’ to fill Feb. 2 ESPN slot
Saturday, January 18, 2014 8:00 am
Highlights of past Chris Paul PBA Celebrity Invitational events and a new “PBA Super Clash” will fill the Super Bowl Sunday time slot on ESPN that originally was scheduled for the Chris...
Tom Smyth slams 806, Kayla Klink fires 720, Lauren Sammel 715; Kyle Nielsen, Bob Richardson, Dave Starr reach perfection
Friday, January 17, 2014 11:55 pm
Tom Smyth slammed an 806 series, Kayla Klink fired a 720, Lauren Sammel 715, and Kyle Nielsen, Bob Richardson and Dave Starr rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Smyth,...
Jason Belmonte named PBA Player of the Year no surprise — at least to me
Friday, January 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Jason Belmonte was named 2012-13 Chris Schenkel PBA Player of the Year live on Xtra Frame on Friday. If you read my blog on my selection, I said Belmonte was an easy choice. My exact wording was,...