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U.S. Open day 2: Jason Belmonte brings to mind what Bobby Jones said of Jack Nicklaus
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 11:00 pm
Famed golfer and Masters founder Bobby Jones uttered one of the most famous quotes in sports history while watching Jack Nicklaus win the 1965 Masters. "He's playing a game I'm not familiar with,"...
2014 PBA Tour schedule missing U.S. Open — and BPAA support, PBA CEO says
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 4:00 pm
The 2014 PBA Tour schedule announced Tuesday looks a lot like this season’s schedule — with one key thing missing: the U.S. Open, along with financial support from the Bowling...
U.S. Open day 1: Yes, Belmo is that good; No, the lanes are not ‘easy’
Monday, July 22, 2013 11:00 pm
If you haven’t figured it out yet, Jason Belmonte is really good. So good that some have made the ridiculous call to outlaw the 2-handed bowling style. I’ve addressed that pile of poop...
PBA laneman Mark Sabatine loves the challenge of his thankless job
Monday, July 22, 2013 7:30 am
PBA Tour laneman Mark Sabatine quips that if his job was posted on eBay, “there’d probably be zero bids.” Long-time PBA laneman Len Nicholson used to say that there was only one...
An expert’s take on those joining Junior Team USA for 2014 after Friday's Junior Gold competition
Friday, July 19, 2013 10:00 pm
There are two important things at stake when hundreds of the nation’s top youth bowlers compete each year in the North Pointe Junior Gold Championships: national titles and Junior Team USA...
An expert’s take on the four who earned spots on Junior Team USA at Junior Gold on Thursday
Thursday, July 18, 2013 10:00 pm
Two boys and two girls earned spots on Junior Team USA for 2014 as qualifying ended Thursday at the 2013 North Pointe Junior Gold Championships presented by Track, Hammer, Columbia 300 and Ebonite,...
Qualifying survivors aiming for match play Thursday at Junior Gold
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 10:00 pm
The survivors from 15 games of qualifying at the 2013 North Pointe Junior Gold Championships presented by Ebonite, Hammer, Track and Columbia 300 advanced to Thursday’s semifinals, aiming to be...
Why the USBC Championship Series will be in Green Bay in the summer of 2015
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 8:00 am
There is no single reason the United States Bowling Congress created the USBC Championship Series of six of its biggest events running in one city starting in the summer of 2015. Instead, there are...
Nick Kruml, Lizabeth Kuhlkin lead U20 divisions after second round of Junior Gold
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 10:00 pm
Nick Kruml and Lizabeth Kuhlkin moved to the top of the U20 divisions after Tuesday’s second round of the 2013 North Pointe Junior Gold Championships presented by Ebonite, Hammer, Track and...
Three perfect games highlight first day of Junior Gold
Monday, July 15, 2013 11:00 pm
More than 2,000 young bowlers took to the lanes Monday at six Detroit area bowling centers for the first round of the 2013 North Pointe Junior Gold Championships presented by Ebonite, Hammer, Track...
Petersen Classic back to the way it should be: brutal!
Monday, July 15, 2013 9:00 pm
If you’ve seen the extremely low scores and wondered, wonder no more. The Petersen Classic is back to the way it should be: brutal! Heading into our Lennie Boresch squad Monday, first was...
USA Bowling developing 'premier' youth team competition
Monday, July 15, 2013 5:00 am
While the North Pointe Junior Gold Championships taking place in suburban Detroit this week will continue to be the national championships for singles competition, USA Bowling recently announced that...
Record field set for North Pointe Junior Gold Championships starting Monday
Saturday, July 13, 2013 12:00 pm
If you want to know how important the North Pointe Junior Gold Championships are, consider that Junior Team USA left the 2013 PABCON Youth Championships in Puerto Rico before the Masters competition...
Sean Rash finishes third in PBA/WBT event in Korea
Saturday, July 13, 2013 8:00 am
Sean Rash was the top U.S. pro at the 2013 It's Daejeon International Bowling Tournament in South Korea, finishing third and earning about $9,000. The tournament was part of the PBA Tour and World...
No surprise: Andrew Cain re-elected USBC president
Friday, July 12, 2013 12:45 pm
In a move that should shock no one, the popular Andrew Cain has been re-elected president of the United States Bowling Congress Board of Directors for the 2013-14 season, USBC announced. "I...