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Doug Leikness falls a pin shy of perfection, John Hjortland fires 796, Meredith Holt slams 685
Sunday, November 10, 2019 11:55 pm
Doug Leikness fell a pin shy of perfection, John Hjortland fired a 796 series, and Meredith Holt slammed a 685 to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Leikness’ 299 game came in a...
Junior Hall of Fame tournament awards more than $13,000 in scholarship funds, crosses $100,000 milestone in 13th year
Sunday, November 10, 2019 10:00 pm
The 13th annual Junior Hall of Fame Tournament drew a sold-out field of 84 teams and awarded $13,050 to cross the $100,000 mark in scholarship funds awarded in its history on Sunday at AMF...
Ken Kempf beats Lyle Kuhlmann to win Wolf River Scratch Bowlers Tour at Nelson's Strike Zone in Waupaca
Sunday, November 10, 2019 6:00 pm
Ken Kempf beat Lyle Kuhlmann 257-227 in the title match to win the Wolf River Scratch Bowlers Tour tournament at Nelson's Strike Zone in Waupaca, the WRSBT reported at its Facebook page. First...
Jason Becher beats Kevin Olsen to win MSBS tourney at Schwoegler’s
Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 pm
Jason Becher beat Kevin Olsen to win the Midwest Scratch Bowling Series tournament at Schwoegler’s on Saturday. The tournament drew just 14 entries at $90, and MSBS operator Brian Regan paid...
Jim Fosdick fires 826-300, Jeremy Krueger slams 801, Jay Roderick reaches perfection
Friday, November 8, 2019 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired an 826 series that featured a perfect game, Jeremy Krueger slammed an 801 series, and Jay Roderick recorded a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Competing in...
Bowlero puts its money where its mouth is with a $400,000 boost to 2020 PBA Tour on FOX Sports tourneys — here's what needs to happen next
Friday, November 8, 2019 6:00 pm
When Bowlero finally announced its acquisition of the PBA that I was the first media entity to report on, I told those with a dim view of Bowlero and/or the deal to wait to see what happens. I wrote...
Some obvious candidates stand out as nominations open for the PWBA Hall of Fame for 2020
Friday, November 8, 2019 4:00 pm
When only Leanne Hulsenberg and Wendy Macpherson were elected to the resurrected PWBA Hall of Fame last year in the Performance Category, I wrote that it was an understandable move by the PWBA Hall...
Bob Grabow, Matt Ziegler fire perfect games; Lisa Kolosso slams 717 series
Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:55 pm
Bob Grabow and Matt Ziegler fired perfect games, and Lisa Kolosso slammed a 717 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Grabow’s third career 300 came in a 759...
Dom Barrett, Maria Jose Rodriguez win titles in a very different World Bowling Tour Finals
Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:00 pm
If you haven’t been paying attention, the 2019 World Bowling Tour Finals was very different than the WBT Finals you’ve come to know in recent years. Gone were the simple 3-person...
A.J. Ziegler rolls 741, Mary Lo slams 680 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 11:55 pm
A.J. Ziegler rolled a 741 series and Mary Lo slammed a 680 to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Ziegler competed in the Sport Bowl All-Stars League and Lo in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts...
'Current frame scoring king' Dom Barrett wins Kuwait Open for 8th PBA Tour title, advances to World Bowling Tour Finals
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:00 pm
In February 2016, Dom Barrett won the World Bowling Tour Finals while firing a 10-strike perfect game to earn a $10,000 bonus in the event that used the current frame scoring system, as I detailed in...
Heath Haug, Chris Gibbons, Mike Sauk fire perfect games
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 11:55 pm
Heath Haug, Chris Gibbons and Mike Sauk fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Haug’s 31st career 300 came in a 746 series in the Prairie Lanes NFL League....
Patrick Healey Jr., Bob Learn Jr., Andrew Cain, Jim Zebehazy elected to USBC Hall of Fame; National ballot of 6 men, 2 women again forces brutally difficult choices with voting system that should change
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 5:00 pm
Patrick Healey Jr., Bob Learn Jr., Andrew Cain and Jim Zebehazy have been elected to the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame and six men and two women have been selected for the national...
Dewey Sime, Greg Schmitz fire perfect games to highlight Monday scoring
Monday, November 4, 2019 11:55 pm
Dewey Sime and Greg Schmitz fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Sime’s third career 300 came after games of 247 and 223 in a 770 series in the Dream Lanes Suburban...
Dennis Trautsch fires perfect game to highlight weekend bowling
Sunday, November 3, 2019 11:55 pm
Dennis Trautsch fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Trautsch’s 300 came in a 726 series in the Dream Lanes Pinheads League. Here is video of the close of...