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Five past winners enter PBA Tournament of Champions
Friday, March 15, 2013 4:00 am
Five past winners who no longer bowl full-time have entered the Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions March 27-31 in Indianapolis. For locals who are wondering, Madison and Wisconsin State Bowling...
Cher Breunig blasts 724; Dick Paulson, Brad Lockman fall a shot shy of perfection
Thursday, March 14, 2013 11:55 pm
Cher Breunig blasted a 724 series and Dick Paulson and Brad Lockman fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Breunig’s 724 came in the Prairie Lanes Classic...
Chicago area coach John Dill named 2013 David Dahms Coach of the Year
Thursday, March 14, 2013 8:00 pm
John Dill, who coaches at Fox Bowl in Wheaton, has been selected to receive the 2013 David Dahms Coach of the Year Award by the United States Bowling Congress Youth Committee, USBC announced. Owned...
North Dakota team grabs lead at Open Championships with 3,152
Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:00 am
Action Realty 2 of Fargo, N.D., grabbed the lead in team with 3,152 Wednesday at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno. The team rolled games of 1,025, 1,055 and 1,072 to...
Proprietors can win a center makeover at Bowl Expo
Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:00 am
Bowl Expo annually offers proprietors a plethora of reasons to attend, but this year offers one more huge one that seems very intriguing — at least for a smaller center. As BPAA announced last...
Aaron Wells slams 806, Jim Fosdick fires 805-300, Doug Leikness also reaches perfection
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 11:55 pm
Aaron Wells slammed an 806 series, Jim Fosdick fired an 805 that included a perfect game, and Doug Leikness also reached perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Wells chained...
Greg Roberts of Oshkosh takes Open Championships singles lead with 771
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:00 am
It looks like the Secret Wisconsin Shot is out again this year at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno: Although none of Wisconsin’s top groups have traveled to the 2013 United States Bowling...
Mike DeVaney’s brilliant PBA Tour pro-am idea
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:00 am
Veteran PBA Tour champion Mike DeVaney recently posted on the PBA message board a brilliant idea for how to structure PBA pro-ams. The idea starts with amateurs bidding online or at the bowling...
Jeff Bach Jr., Jeff Jaschinski fire 803 series; Greg Roggeman 802; Becky James 746; Chris Smith 724
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 11:55 pm
Jeff Bach Jr. and Jeff Jaschinski fired 803 series, Greg Roggeman an 802, Becky James 746 and Chris Smith 724 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bach chained games of 256, 289 and 256 and...
GEICO Summer Swing to be broadcast by CBS Sports Network in 'most significant network commitment' to PBA since ABC deal ended in 1997
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 11:00 am
The PBA on Tuesday announced a multi-year deal for the finals of its GEICO Summer Swing events in the Milwaukee area to be broadcast by CBS Sports Network in what PBA CEO Geoff Reiss called the...
USBC planning to move all but top awards to local associations in 2014-15
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 5:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress is planning big changes in much of its awards program, making all but the top awards the responsibility of local associations starting in the 2014-15 season. In a...
April 14 tourney at Super Bowl in Appleton offers chance to win spots in U.S. Open, BPAA Hall of Fame Xtravaganza, Proprietors Cup
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 4:00 am
Super Bowl in Appleton is hosting a very cool “3-in-1” tournament on Sunday, April 14. The Super Bowl Terrific Trio tournament offers the chance to win spots in the 70th U.S. Open, The...
Matt Gannon, Dave Massey fire perfect games
Monday, March 11, 2013 11:55 pm
Matt Gannon and Dave Massey fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Gannon's first career 300 came in a 797 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Big Eight League. Massey, a...
Youth bowler Braxton Miller fires second career perfect game; Todd Gille slams 805 series
Sunday, March 10, 2013 11:55 pm
Youth bowler Braxton Miller fired his second career perfect game and Todd Gille slammed an 805 series to highlight adult bowling over the weekend. Competing at Prairie Lanes, Miller started with...
Nathan Bohr/Pete Weber win PBA Thunderbowl Over/Under Doubles Midwest Open
Sunday, March 10, 2013 8:00 pm
Nathan Bohr and Pete Weber defeated Sean Rangel and Bryan Goebel 425-383 in the title match to win the PBA Thunderbowl Over/Under Doubles Midwest Open in Council Bluffs, Iowa over the weekend. A...