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MDA fundraising tournament grows to 26 teams from 16 last year
Saturday, May 18, 2013 10:00 pm
The second annual Whop-Pin Tap Tournament at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes on May 18 grew from 16 teams to 26 and raised $2,556 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The top five teams in order were Jacquie...
Open Championships team event a frustrating but fascinating night
Saturday, May 18, 2013 9:30 am
The bowling geek in me was fascinated by what happened to our 11thFrame.com teams in the USBC Open Championships team event Friday night, even if the competitor in me was frustrated. The thing that...
The best bowling day of the year
Friday, May 17, 2013 10:00 am
Today is the best bowling day of my year: team event day at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. A close second is minor events day. I know there are many bowlers from across...
Randy Pedersen wins in PBA50 Tour debut; Lennie Boresch Jr, just misses stepladder finals
Friday, May 17, 2013 8:33 am
For all those folks who think Randy Pedersen is just that guy who announces bowling on TV, this week’s PBA50 Dayton Classic presented by Roto Grip provided a reminder that the guy is a pretty...
Getting ready to roll in Reno
Thursday, May 16, 2013 10:00 am
The most important two bowling days of my year are almost here. We bowl in the USBC Open Championships on Friday at 7 p.m. with team event on lanes 15 and 16 at the National Bowling Stadium and...
How the King of the Swing event works
Thursday, May 16, 2013 6:00 am
PBA on Wednesday released details on how the new GEICO Summer King of the Swing special event will work. The five-player stepladder finals event that will conclude the Summer Swing will feature a...
Lennie Boresch Jr. stays hot, leads PBA50 Dayton Classic qualifying
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 10:00 pm
Skyn to win again? Fresh off winning last week’s PBA50 Miller High Life Classic, Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. — aka “Skyn” — emerged as the qualifying...
Lennie Boresch Jr. fourth, Dale Traber 19th as Darryl Bower leads first round of PBA50 Dayton Classic
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 8:00 pm
Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. is fourth and Cedarburg’s Dale Traber 19th as Darryl Bower leads after Tuesday’s first round of the PBA50 Dayton Classic presented by Roto Grip, PBA...
Lane pattern for U.S. Opens will be flat after all
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 5:00 pm
The U.S. Open will be THE U.S. Open after all, and the Women's U.S. Open will be the toughest test it's ever been. After considering a slightly softer lane pattern of about 1.5-1, as I detailed in...
Combined U.S. Opens will conclude with 'Battle of the Sexes' exhibition match
Monday, May 13, 2013 9:00 am
This one was as predictable as it’s likely to be entertaining: this year’s combined U.S. Opens will conclude with a “Battle of the Sexes” exhibition match, the Bowling...
Reverse raffle highlights Salute to Bowling during Bowl Expo
Monday, May 13, 2013 5:00 am
In a perfect world, 11thFrame.com and competitive bowling would be enough to be my job(s), which would allow me to attend and cover all of the major bowling events. I love my actual real...
Dean Billings falls 14 pins shy of all-events lead at Open Championships
Friday, May 10, 2013 5:00 am
Dean Billings isn’t likely to forget the 169 game he opened doubles with Thursday at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships since it may end up costing him the all-events Eagle....
Chad Kloss claims two titles as 2013 State Tournament ends
Friday, May 10, 2013 4:00 am
Chad Kloss won the all-events and led Red Carpet Lanes to the team all-events title as the 2013 Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — ended...
Second annual MDA fundraiser tourney set for Bowl-A-Vard May 18
Thursday, May 9, 2013 4:00 am
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes again will host a fundraising tournament for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The second annual Whop-Pin Tap Tournament starts at 7 p.m. on May 18. The fee is $60 for a...
‘Skyn to Win’ for second time on PBA50 Tour: Lennie Boresch Jr. edges Mike Henry for PBA50 Miller High Life Classic title
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 10:00 pm
Please indulge me again in bragging on my good buddy Lennie “Skyn” Boresch Jr. — and my own predicting skills. In my preview of the 2012 PBA Senior Tour (now PBA50 Tour) I wrote...