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11thFrame.com Open returning Aug. 16-17 at Cherry Lanes in Dubuque, Iowa
Monday, May 5, 2014 8:00 am
While some details still must be finalized, the 11thFrame.com Open is set to return Aug. 16-17 at Cherry Lanes in the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. The inaugural event in 2012 was won by Matt...
Cortisone soothes a savage wrist, but more surgery possible
Monday, May 5, 2014 4:00 am
If you read what I wrote here last month, you know that in recent months I’ve been experiencing wrist woes even worse than my bad normal and had a cortisone shot scheduled for April 28. I can...
After decade away from bowling, Scott Schmal returns and becomes a PBA champion
Sunday, May 4, 2014 8:00 pm
After nearly a decade away from bowling, Scott Schmal returned to the sport on the invitation of a friend last summer. Less than a year later, he entered his first PBA Regional since leaving the...
BPAA cancels U.S. Opens for 2015 — and future looks bleak
Saturday, May 3, 2014 4:00 pm
This is one of the saddest stories I have ever written. Bowling’s inability to attract sponsors from outside the industry has spelled doom for the U.S. Opens for 2015, BPAA tournament...
123Bowl.com sets Open Championships record with 1,299 game in 3,381
Saturday, May 3, 2014 4:00 am
Records are made to be broken. That’s said in pretty much every sport, and applies especially to bowling, where technological and athletic advancement have made the obliteration of records a...
Madison area bowlers made runs at leads in Open Championships singles, doubles
Saturday, May 3, 2014 2:00 am
I’ve been so busy I missed writing up some great performances in the past week by Madison area bowlers at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Chris Pounders and Heath Haug...
Dick Thomas dominates Madison area scoring for 2013-14 with six 800 series, eight perfect games
Thursday, May 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Dick Thomas dominated Madison area scoring in the 2013-14 season with six 800 series and eight perfect games. Thomas’ six supernationals, with a high of 842, were tied with Mike Hoffman for...
Parker Bohn III edges Pete Weber to win first PBA50 Tour title
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 10:00 pm
If you subscribe to PBA’s Xtra Frame online channel, you got to see some incredible bowling Tuesday night as senior “rookie” Parker Bohn III won his first PBA50 Tour title. The...
Pete Weber dominates PBA50 Miller High Life Classic qualifying, but it only guarantees him 9th place
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Pete Weber dominated qualifying at the PBA50 Miller High Life Classic presented by Columbia 300, leading by 258 pins over 16 games, but all it guarantees him is ninth place. That comes from being in...
Hall of Famer Pete Weber leads after first round of PBA50 Miller High Life Classic
Monday, April 28, 2014 10:00 pm
PBA and USBC Hall of Famer Pete Weber averaged 248.8 to lead Monday’s first round of qualifying in the PBA50 Miller High Life Classic presented by Columbia 300, PBA reported. Weber, the 2013...
Dave Beres takes State Tournament all-events lead with 2,266 as Motion Plus Lanes grabs team all-events lead at 10,692
Sunday, April 27, 2014 11:00 pm
April 2014 is going to be a month the members of Motion Plus Lanes remember forever. First, the Milwaukee area-team took the team lead at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with a...
Matt McNiel takes $10,000 top prize at InsideBowling.com Open
Sunday, April 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Matt McNiel added another big title to his ever-growing resume over the weekend, winning the InsideBowling.com Open at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis. McNiel defeated fellow lefty Anggie Ramirez...
Motion Plus Lanes blasts 3,725 to take State Tournament team lead
Saturday, April 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Motion Plus Lanes blasted a 3,725 to take the State Tournament team lead on Saturday at Village Bowl in Menomonee Falls. Janz's Home Improvement had led team with 3,519 and leads team all-events...
Minnesota father and son Clark and Carl Poelzer fire 1,465 for doubles lead at 2014 Open Championships
Saturday, April 26, 2014 4:00 am
For the first time in the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, all of the Eagle winning scores may be on the board. I pretty much have to write that because each score is right...
Delegates elect 3 incumbents, 1 former member to USBC Board of Directors
Friday, April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
United States Bowling Congress delegates on Friday elected three incumbents and one former member to the USBC Board of Directors, USBC reported. The delegates also decided legislative proposals on...