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Rash’s sixth career title makes it 5 seconds in 5 PBA regionals for Eoff; Boresch wins Senior Regional
Sunday, July 29, 2012 8:00 pm
Sean Rash won his sixth PBA Regional title on Sunday and in the process kept Derek Eoff’s amazing perfectly imperfect record as a PBA member intact. Rash defeated Eoff 215-208 in the title...
Twenty to represent US at Tournament of Americas
Friday, July 27, 2012 11:00 am
The U.S. will have 20 bowlers competing at the 50th Lee Evans Tournament of the Americas in Tamarac, Fla., next week, the United States Bowling Congress announced Friday. The 20 include members of...
New Team USA program will train future medalists
Friday, July 27, 2012 8:00 am
Even the harshest critics have to give the United States Bowling Congress credit for running a strong Team USA program. Team USA currently holds the World Championships team titles for men and women...
Jeff Carter to coach at annual Storm Summer Lesson program in Sheboygan Sept. 28-29
Friday, July 27, 2012 5:00 am
If you’re looking to improve your game and live within reasonable distance of Sheboygan Falls, you will want to consider the eighth annual Storm Summer Lesson Program Sept. 28-29 at Odyssey Fun...
Greater Iowa Bowling Association releases 2012-13 schedule
Thursday, July 26, 2012 10:30 am
Tournament director Joe Engelkes has released the 2012-13 schedule for the Greater Iowa Bowling Association. The highlights are the two Fusion Realtors Open tournaments in Waterloo — the first...
Katie Verbil falls 3 strikes shy of 900, but sets national women’s record with 879
Thursday, July 26, 2012 10:00 am
If you watch the cell phone video that is part of this United States Bowling Congress news release, you will see one of the harshest breaks in U.S. league bowling history. Former Wichita State...
Olympics not worth worrying about for bowling
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 9:00 am
Bowlers Journal back in March asked an interesting question in one of its e-Bowlers newsletters: Do the Olympic Games really matter? With the London Olympics opening ceremonies on Friday, it’s...
U.S. Women’s Open TV ratings rose 15%, but still well short of PBA ratings
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 5:00 am
The TV ratings for the U.S. Women’s Open were up 15 percent over the ratings for the tournament in 2011, but they still fell far short of ratings for PBA TV shows. I was interested to see what...
New Junior Gold Qualifying Youth Bowling Tour will offer spots in North Pointe Junior Gold Championships
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 5:00 am
A new Junior Gold Qualifying Youth Bowling Tour is being put together that will offer spots in the North Pointe Junior Gold Championships in the U20 divisions for both boys and girls. Jim...
Gibbons, Beres move into second, third at charm-less Petersen
Monday, July 23, 2012 8:00 pm
Chris Gibbons and Dave Beres finished one pin apart in taking over second and third place at the Petersen Classic on Monday, but how they got there was totally different. Gibbons was 47 over with...
New Reno tourney offers $15,000 top prize, PBA Regional title if PBA member wins
Monday, July 23, 2012 5:00 am
Here's a tournament I'd bowl if I had unlimited vacation and funds: The new Silverado National Open Aug. 26-29 at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno is offering a $15,000 top prize and a PBA...
Amazing Eoff is perfectly imperfect as a PBA member: 4 seconds in 4 Regionals
Sunday, July 22, 2012 9:00 pm
It’s the kind of thing you hear all the time in sports: “If you’d have given me second (or whatever) before the tournament started, I’d have taken it.” I know...
FIQ/WTBA’s Dornerberger, PBA’s Clark, USBC’s Williams join Hall of Fame board
Sunday, July 22, 2012 2:00 am
The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame added three new members to its Board of Governors for 2012-13 during the recent International Bowl Expo 2012, according to this USBC news release....
An expert assesses the 2013 Junior Team USA qualifiers and selections from Junior Gold
Friday, July 20, 2012 11:00 pm
As a sports fan, I’ve always enjoyed stories that feature executives given the cloak of anonymity offering straightforward analysis of players in advance of a draft, for example. I’d...
Four earn Junior Team USA spots as Junior Gold heads to final day
Thursday, July 19, 2012 11:00 pm
After three days of sometimes brutally difficult grinding, competitors at the 2012 North Pointe Junior Gold Championships had to solve the puzzle of the softer 47-foot Paris pattern on Thursday....