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Chippewa Valley Match Games set for Jan. 4-5
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 4:00 am
One of the biggest tournaments in the northern half of Wisconsin is set for Jan. 4-5 in Eau Claire, tournament organizer Denny Burkart announced. The 56th annual Chippewa Valley Match Games will be...
Rob Bailey fires perfect game, Todd Husebo slams 800 series
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 11:55 pm
Rob Bailey fired a perfect game and Todd Husebo slammed an 800 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Using a Motiv PRIMAL RAGE, Bailey, a Madison Bowling Association Hall of Famer,...
Milton's Varsity Lanes again holding Santa's Match Play tourney on Christmas Eve
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 7:00 am
Varsity Lanes in Milton again will be holding the Santa's Match Play scratch tournament on Christmas Eve at 9 a.m., proprietor Todd Williams announced. The tournament at the center at 450 S. John...
Matt Gannon’s 698, Stacey Quam’s 600 top Monday scoring
Monday, November 25, 2013 11:55 pm
Monday's snowstorm apparently slowed scores along with traffic, as Matt Gannon rolled a 698 and Stacey Quam recorded a 600 to highlight Madison area bowling. Gannon competed in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Marshall/Waterloo boys, Sun Prairie girls at top of area high school bowling after fourth week
Monday, November 25, 2013 8:00 pm
The Marshall/Waterloo boys and the Sun Prairie girls lead after Monday’s fourth week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. Marshall/Waterloo has 32 points, edging the 31 points of...
Fifth annual Plastic Classic Friday at Badger Bowl
Monday, November 25, 2013 12:00 pm
Badger Bowl's fifth annual Plastic Classic will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 29, its traditional day after Thanksgiving place on the calendar. The tournament restricts bowlers to plastic...
No Man’s Land Tournament offers multiple patterns with no info released
Monday, November 25, 2013 8:00 am
Here’s a tournament for those who think no lane pattern information should ever be released. The No Man’s Land tournament Sunday, March 23 at 11 a.m. at Sussex Bowl will feature multiple...
Bob Richardson falls a pin shy of perfection
Sunday, November 24, 2013 11:55 pm
Bob Richardson fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Richardson’s 299 game came in a 766 series in the Sport Bowl Odd Couples League. The top series...
Mike Hoffman downs Herb Kimpel at Leisure Lanes to win 15th MALT, er MAST, title
Sunday, November 24, 2013 8:00 pm
In a battle of lefties, Mike Hoffman defeated Herb Kimpel 224-196 in the title match at Leisure Lanes in Monroe on Sunday to win his 15th Madison Area Scratch Tour title, MAST reported. First was...
Andy Mills wins hometown La Crosse Open in dominating fashion
Saturday, November 23, 2013 11:00 pm
In about as dominating performance as is possible with such a strong field, Andy Mills won the 2013 La Crosse Open sponsored by La Crescent Wine and Spirits at Pla Mor Lanes on Saturday. The...
Israel's Or Aviram, Canada's Caroline Lagrange win World Cup titles
Saturday, November 23, 2013 6:00 am
Israel's Or Aviram and Canada's Caroline Lagrange won the titles Saturday as the mega-scoring 49th QubicaAMF Bowling World Cup came to a close in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, the United States Bowling...
Theresa Holmes slams perfect game in 747; Mike Rear blasts 825
Friday, November 22, 2013 11:55 pm
Theresa Holmes slammed a perfect game in a 747 series and Mike Rear blasted an 825 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Holmes’ first career 300 and big series came in the Bowl-A-Vard...
Peter Hellstrom, Caroline Lagrange stay on top as World Cup fields cut to 8
Friday, November 22, 2013 6:00 am
Sweden’s Peter Hellstrom and Canada’s Caroline Lagrange stayed on top as the fields were cut from 24 to eight at the mega-scoring 49th QubicaAMF Bowling World Cup on Friday, the United...
Tri-Grip working too well for my creaky wrist
Friday, November 22, 2013 4:00 am
I continue to endorse Bill Hall’s Tri-Grip but sadly have concluded that I probably won’t be able to adopt it. My problem is that the Tri-Grip is doing exactly what it’s advertised...
Brent Ritchie slams 836, Herb Kimpel 817 with perfect game
Thursday, November 21, 2013 11:55 pm
Brent Ritchie slammed an 836 series and Herb Kimpel fired an 817 with a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Ritchie, who has three perfect games this season,...