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AJ Wege wins U.S. Open spot, Ken Kempf Proprietors Cup spot, Chris Cundiff BPAA Hall of Fame Xravaganza spot in Terrific Trio tourney
Sunday, April 14, 2013 8:00 pm
AJ Wege won a U.S. Open spot, Ken Kempf a Proprietors Cup spot, and Chris Cundiff a BPAA Hall of Fame Xtravaganza spot in the Terrific Trio tournament Sunday at Super Bowl in Appleton, Super Bowl...
Tony Oliva wins tougher-than-expected inaugural Riggs Classic
Saturday, April 13, 2013 8:00 pm
Tony Oliva won a tougher-than-expected inaugural Riggs Classic at Badger Bowl on Saturday. The tournament conceived by the great folks at Badger Pro Shop after I sung the praises of two-pattern...
Ryan Anderson falls a pin shy of perfection
Saturday, April 13, 2013 7:24 am
Ryan Anderson fell a pin shy of perfection with a 298 game in a 781 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Anderson competed in the Village Lanes Pinheads League. Tom Smyth was next...
Pete Yelk, Bob Tarrant fire perfect games; Chris Pounders rolls 299 on USBC Open Championships team pattern
Friday, April 12, 2013 12:00 pm
Pete Yelk and Bob Tarrant fired perfect games, and Chris Pounders rolled a 299 game on the USBC Open Championships team pattern to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Yelk’s 300...
PTQs to be used as U.S. Opens sell out
Friday, April 12, 2013 4:00 am
This year’s U.S. Opens are looking a lot like they did back in the days of smaller fields, PTQs and local qualifiers. When I went on the PBA Tour in 1987, I had not earned a spot and could not...
PBA superstar Mike Fagan shows courage in election to USBC Board of Directors
Thursday, April 11, 2013 8:00 pm
I haven’t had the pleasure of getting to know PBA superstar Mike Fagan, but I’m guessing he isn’t afraid of much. In addition to being a professional bowler and one of the leading...
Dave Ryan, Randy Pedersen reuniting to announce PBA Summer Swing on CBS Sports Network
Thursday, April 11, 2013 6:00 pm
Dave Ryan and Randy Pedersen will reunite to announce the five-event GEICO PBA Summer Swing series on CBS Sports Network, PBA announced in this news release Thursday. Ryan was the announcer for PBA...
New York City WTT KingPins will get chance to defend PBA League title
Thursday, April 11, 2013 12:00 pm
The New York City WTT KingPins will get a chance to defend their PBA League title next season, PBA Commissioner Tom Clark told 11thFrame.com on Wednesday. “The PBA League will definitely be...
Don Grossen slams 801 series; Eric Pederson fires perfect game
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 11:55 pm
Don Grossen slammed an 801 series and Eric Pederson fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Grossen's supernational came in the Schwoegler's Happy Hour Rollers League....
Milwaukee media personality Van McNeil training to bowl PBA Geico Summer Swing
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 7:00 am
Milwaukee media personality Van McNeil, who is part of the great Spare/Time Bowling Show on Sunday mornings on Sports Radio 1250 WSSP, is training to bowl the Geico PBA Summer Swing. He’s...
Junior Team USA Support 1 soars into team all-events lead; Derek Mango, Joe Conti Jr. tie doubles lead at Open Championships
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 5:00 am
How high can the scores go at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships? In team, with 3,538, 3,521 and 3,499 already in the books, it’s pretty clear that the answer is the highest...
Troy Kleist fires 802, Gregg Williams slams perfect game
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 11:55 pm
Troy Kleist fired an 802 series and Gregg Williams slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Kleist chained games of 278, 258 and 266 in the Dream Lanes Early Men’s...
Eric Shelby fires 822 to take State Tournament singles lead
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 8:00 pm
Eric Shelby fired an 822 series over the weekend to take the singles lead in the Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — in Fond du Lac....
15-year-old 2-hander Wesley Low becomes youngest to win PBA title — with an asterisk
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 4:00 am
Fifteen-year-old lefty two-hander Wesley Low Jr. broke Pete Weber’s record — sort of — for the youngest to win a PBA title when he won the PBA Non-Champion West tournament at South...
Jim Fosdick fires 810 series, Dick Thomas slams perfect game
Monday, April 8, 2013 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 810 series and Dick Thomas slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Fosdick chained games of 297, 257 and 256 in the Dream Lanes MARBA league for his...