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2 hands are better than 1 at the PBA Tournament of Champions
Thursday, March 28, 2013 3:30 pm
Two hands were way better than one on Thursday at the Barbasol PBA Tournament of Champions as Osku Palermaa and Jason Belmonte soared to the top of the leaderboard in the third and final round...
Jim Fosdick fires MBA-leading 8th supernational; Brian Shaffer slams perfect game
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired his Madison Bowling Association season-high 8th supernational, and Brian Shaffer slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Fosdick chained games of...
Pete Weber leads high-scoring PBA Tournament of Champions after first day
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 8:45 pm
It was Dick Weber who did the "winning never gets old" TV commercials. But it's son Pete Weber who is living that slogan now, winning PBA Regional after PBA Regional to extend his record for total...
Open Championships singles leader Kelly Bonta credits coach Mike Jasnau for big performance
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 4:00 am
Kelly Bonta credits famed coach Mike Jasnau as the key to the 776 series he fired on Sunday to take the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships singles lead. The Kansas right-hander said...
New program awards winners of PBA Experience leagues spots in a PBA Regional
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:00 am
Here’s a great new way to get a free entry into a PBA Regional: win a PBA Experience League. The United States Bowling Congress announced this week that it is giving members of USBC PBA...
Rollie Truehl, Ralph Werner fire perfect game; Kris Schultz slams 727 series
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 11:55 pm
Rollie Truehl and Ralph Werner fired perfect games and Kris Schultz slammed a 727 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Truehl's 300 came in a 784 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
U.S. Open qualifier April 7 at Don Carter Lanes in Rockford
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 8:00 pm
If you’re looking to bowl in the U.S. Open in July, Don Carter Lanes in Rockford, Ill., is having a qualifier on Sunday, April 7 at 9:30 a.m. The entry fee is $50 with one U.S. Open spot to be...
Famed coach Bill Hall giving lessons at Ten Pin Alley April 8-9
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 6:00 pm
Famed coach Bill Hall is giving lessons at Ten Pin Alley in Fitchburg on April 8-9, Ten Pin pro shop operator Jeff Taylor announced. The individual lessons are $100 for an hour and there a couple of...
Matt McNiel to bowl for Wichita State in fall
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 12:00 pm
Update:  McNiel won't be the only big name joining Wichita State in the fall. Sam Cooley of Australia, who won gold in all-events and finished second to Marshall Kent in singles at last year's...
2013 Storm InsideBowling.com Open preview webcast Thursday at 1 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 10:00 am
Mike Flanagan is hosting a live webcast preview show for the 2013 Storm InsideBowling.com Open on Thursday at 1 p.m. from host center Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis. After it’s over, the show...
Rewards for paying early, taking less desired squad times at USBC Open, Women’s Championships great moves by USBC
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 7:30 am
I’ve long been a supporter of tiered pricing for the USBC Open and Women’s Championships, so I heartily welcome USBC’s announcement Monday that it would offer rewards for paying...
Tentative dates for 2013-14 Fusion Realtors Opens are Sept. 13-15 and Feb. 21-23
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 7:00 am
Midwest scratch bowlers and tournament operators would be wise to put the weekends of Sept. 13-15 and Feb. 21-23, 2014 on their calendars. Those are the tentative dates for next season’s...
Mike Shady holding Peak Performance Bowling camp in Green Bay area July 27
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 4:00 am
Mike Shady, one of Bowlers Journal International’s top 100 coaches for several years, has scheduled one of his highly regarded bowling instructional camps for the Green Bay area this summer....
Tim Taylor just misses perfect game, 800 series
Monday, March 25, 2013 11:55 pm
Tim Taylor fired a 299 game in a 796 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Taylor's big game and series came in the Prairie Lanes Major League. Gary Ulrich was next with a 767 in the...
Jay Roderick falls a pin shy of perfection; Braxton Miller’s 776, Taylor LaVine’s 725 top youth scoring
Sunday, March 24, 2013 11:55 pm
Jay Roderick fell a pin shy of perfection in adult leagues, and Braxton Miller fired a 776 and Taylor LaVine slammed a 725 to top youth scoring to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend....