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Keith Dumphy's Facebook page the best devoted to USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:00 am
As I wrote last year, I’ve never met Keith Dumphy but he feels like an old friend. Keith is the creator of a comprehensive Facebook group for the Open Championships that is an absolute gem,...
Chuck Pezzano scholarship application deadline is May 15
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 4:00 am
The deadline to apply for the International Bowling Media Association Chuck Pezzano Scholarship is May 15, IBMA announced. The scholarship is named in honor of famed bowling journalist Chuck...
Gregg Williams fires 824, Nick Thomas slams 815
Monday, February 25, 2013 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams fired an 824 series and Nick Thomas slammed an 815 to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Williams chained games of 278, 269 and 279 in the Dream Lanes Suburban Merchants League...
Tanner Bilstad blasts 719, Kari Kipp fires 673
Sunday, February 24, 2013 11:55 pm
Tanner Bilstad blasted a 719 and Kari Kipp fired a 673 to lead youth scoring and highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Bilstad competed at Schwoegler's and Kipp at Dream Lanes. The huge...
Nick Heilman doubles in 10th to defeat Duane Kilts for Fusion Realtors Open title
Sunday, February 24, 2013 6:00 pm
Nick Heilman doubled in the 10th frame to defeat Duane Kilts 224-216 for the Fusion Realtors Open title Sunday at Maple Lanes in Waterloo, Iowa. "Great finish to the championship match with Nick...
Jason Belmonte is top seed at USBC Masters, but is he the favorite to win?
Saturday, February 23, 2013 8:00 pm
Jason Belmonte earned the top seed for Sunday’s stepladder finals of the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Masters, but if I was forced to bet on who would win the tournament I’d...
Jason Becher wins Wildcat Lanes tourney for first MAST title
Saturday, February 23, 2013 6:00 pm
In a title match featuring dramatically contrasting styles, Jason Becher defeated Larry Van Natta 252-225 at Wildcat Lanes on Saturday to win his first career Madison Area Scratch Tour title, MAST...
Walter Ray Williams Jr., Robin Romeo voted 2012 IBMA Senior Bowlers of the Year
Saturday, February 23, 2013 12:00 pm
Walter Ray Williams Jr. and Robin Romeo have been voted 2012 International Bowling Media Association Senior Bowlers of the Year, the IBMA announced last week. Williams won two PBA50 Tour titles and...
Kayla Klink slams 781 series
Friday, February 22, 2013 11:55 pm
Kayla Klink slammed a 781 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Klink chained games of 289, 256 and 236 in the Schwoegler's Tiger League for the fourth-highest series among Madison...
Matt McNiel faces potential interesting choice as USBC Masters down to 16
Friday, February 22, 2013 10:00 pm
Matt McNiel is not the biggest name in the final 16 players at the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Masters, but he arguably provides the most interesting story. Because he is a staffer with 900...
Jacob Thomas fires perfect game on Mexico City Sport pattern, Gregg Williams rolls emotional 300 in honor of late father
Thursday, February 21, 2013 11:55 pm
Jacob Thomas fired a perfect game on the Team USA Mexico City Sport pattern and Gregg Williams rolled an emotional 300 just days after his father's death to highlight Madison area bowling on...
Plenty of storylines in play as USBC Masters heads to match play
Thursday, February 21, 2013 10:00 pm
There are plenty of great storylines in play as the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Masters headed to match play Friday. They include Pete Weber and Chris Barnes seeking to join Mike Aulby and...
Tim Fosdick fires 804; Herb Kimpel, Brian Schutz, Len Hendricks reach perfection
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 11:55 pm
Tim Fosdick fired an 804 series and Herb Kimpel, Brian Schutz and Len Hendricks slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Fosdick's 804 came in the Dream Lanes Classic...
Sean Rash leads after second round of USBC Masters as scoring pace slows
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 8:30 pm
Sean Rash grabbed the lead as the scoring pace slowed in Wednesday's second round of the United States Bowling Congress Masters — just as Chris Barnes predicted after the first round. Social...
Scott LaCoursiere fires perfect game
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 11:55 pm
Scott LaCoursiere fired a perfect game and three men fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. LaCoursiere's ninth career 300 came in a 745 series in the Dream...