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Geoff Hauge fires 815 at Badger Bowl
Sunday, September 9, 2012 11:55 pm
Geoff Hauge fired an 815 series to highlight Madison area bowling Friday and over the weekend. Hauge chained games of 288, 286 and 241 in the Badger Bowl Mad City Mixers League for his all-time high...
That didn’t take long: Eoff wins MAST opener at Badger Bowl
Sunday, September 9, 2012 8:00 pm
When Derek Eoff confirmed that he was moving to Madison, I wrote that “There’s gonna be a new sheriff in town” — and I wasn’t joking. Eoff made his presence known in...
Rob Gotchall, Dave Axon win Regional titles in Council Bluffs, Iowa
Sunday, September 9, 2012 7:24 pm
Rob Gotchall and Dave Axon won the PBA Midwest Region Thunderbowl Open and PBA Midwest Region Senior Thunderbowl Open at Thunderbowl in Council Bluffs, Iowa over the weekend. The top-seeded Gotchall...
Matt Hamen slams perfect game
Thursday, September 6, 2012 11:55 pm
Matt Hamen slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Hamen's third career 300 came in a 702 series in the Prairie Lanes Classic League. Todd Steckelberg led men's...
USBC surveying Senior Masters bowlers
Thursday, September 6, 2012 4:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress on Thursday sent out a survey to senior bowlers regarding its Senior Masters tournament. The survey actually is two surveys: one for bowlers ages 50-59 and the...
Bowl-A-Vard Lanes hosting free youth coaching seminar on Sunday
Thursday, September 6, 2012 12:00 pm
If you have any involvement or interest in coaching young bowlers, this is a free opportunity you should not pass up: Bowl-A-Vard Lanes in Madison on Sunday is hosting a free USA Bowling Coaching...
Fosdick, Richardson lead Wednesday scoring with 731 each
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick and Bob Richardson led Madison area scoring on Wednesday with 731 each. Fosdick competed in the Dream Lanes Classic League and Richardson in the Sport Bowl All-Stars League. Dawn...
Wiggins, Post start season with perfection
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 11:55 pm
Steve Wiggins and Rick Post started the 2012-13 season in style Tuesday, firing perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling. Wiggins' second career 300 came in a 753 series in the Rude's Lanes...
Sammel off to hot start in 2012-13 with 1,528 at Petersen, perfect game in league
Friday, August 31, 2012 4:00 am
Lauren Sammel is off to a hot start for the 2012-13 season, with a 1,528 at the Petersen Classic on Monday and a perfect game in the Dream Lanes Major League Wednesday night. Her big effort at the...
Update: Madison Area Scratch Tour finalizes 2012-13 schedule
Thursday, August 30, 2012 9:00 am
The Madison Area Scratch Tour has finalized its 2012-13 schedule. The PDF of the schedule is attached at the bottom of this blog. The tour again will feature a mix of lane patterns from house shots...
New PBA Regional Players Invitational series a step back in the right direction
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 12:00 pm
The new PBA Regional Players Invitational series announced Tuesday is a step back in the right direction, but alone might not do much to boost entries in PBA Regionals. From numerous and often...
Update: Fusion Realtors Open nearing full at 177 entries
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 7:00 am
Update: As of Aug. 28, Joe Engelkes says he has 177 entries, just 15 shy of full. He said in an email that "If you wish to request a specific squad, those assignments will be made based on the date...
The Phantom Radio Show history of PBA lane maintenance series compiled here
Monday, August 27, 2012 5:00 am
If you’ve been listening to the series I've taken part in on the Phantom Radio Show over the last year-plus, you’ve heard the Phantom tell some of the most entertaining and amazing...
Not bad for an old guy
Sunday, August 26, 2012 8:00 pm
I always preach that as a bowler it’s best to be process oriented instead of results oriented. Bowling is so inherently unfair in some respects that being results oriented inevitably leads to...
Lambert perfect in PABCON Masters title match; Pluhowsky downs teammate Johnson for women’s gold
Saturday, August 25, 2012 11:00 pm
If you could script the perfect ending to a tournament it would be what Canada’s George Lambert did on Saturday at the 2012 Pan American Bowling Confederation Adult Championships. In the title...