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Taylor LaVine tops herself with girls' season-high 734 series
Sunday, February 17, 2013 11:55 pm
Taylor LaVine already owned the top two youth girls' series this season with 730 and 707 before topping herself with a 734 to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. LaVine chained games of...
Statement for Michael Haugen Jr., missed opportunity for Scott Norton in Roth Classic
Sunday, February 17, 2013 6:00 pm
Michael Haugen Jr. made a statement and Scott Norton missed a huge opportunity in the title match of the PBA Mark Roth Classic on Sunday. Haugen was recovering from knee surgery when the PBA League...
Riley Smith, Taylor LaVine, Sawyer Strong, Kelsie Krueger take division titles in BYBT at Ten Pin Alley
Sunday, February 17, 2013 6:00 pm
Riley Smith, Taylor LaVine, Sawyer Strong and Kelsie Krueger won the division titles in the Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament Sunday at Ten Pin Alley. Smith, who averaged 240, earned $169 for...
Hong Kong Sports Institute joins scoring study; details of study released
Sunday, February 17, 2013 4:00 am
The Hong Kong Sports Institute is joing the World Tenpin Bowling Association’s study on factors that influence scoring, the WTBA announced last week. The USBC already was part of the study,...
Update: PBA paying Detroit Winter Swing winnings; delay not indicative of PBA health, CEO says
Saturday, February 16, 2013 10:00 am
Update: A PBA player who cashed in the Detroit Winter Swing reported that the players with direct deposit were paid on Friday, Feb. 15. Tuesday, Feb. 12 — Late last week, I got multiple...
Lauren Sammel, Matt Ziegler slam perfect games; Kayla Klink fires 742, Brittany Pollentier 720, Rick Thomas 804
Friday, February 15, 2013 11:55 pm
Lauren Sammel and Matt Ziegler slammed perfect games, Kayla Klink fired a 742 series, Brittany Pollentier a 720 and Rick Thomas an 804 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Sammel’s...
USBC Masters passes 450 entries in advance of Tuesday start
Friday, February 15, 2013 7:00 pm
The entry count for the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Masters is at 457, USBC reported in a Tweet on Friday night. The roster for the 63rd Masters is here. The major tournament doesn't start...
Marc McDowell fires 815 series
Thursday, February 14, 2013 11:55 pm
Marc McDowell fired an 815 series in the Village Lanes Golfers League to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. It was McDowell's second supernational of the season. I got that score in an...
Team USA Mexico City pattern seems very scoreable for final round of GuessTheScore
Thursday, February 14, 2013 11:55 pm
Once I got my head out of my tail region on Thursday night, I determined that the Team USA Mexico City pattern seems very scoreable for the last round of Storm's GuessTheScore contest. Mexico City...
Fourth annual Bowl for the Cure fundraiser set for March 9 at Badger Bowl
Thursday, February 14, 2013 4:00 am
The fourth annual Bowl for the Cure event benefiting the Madison affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is set for Saturday, March 9 at Badger Bowl, the Madison Bowling Association announced. Bowl...
Annual Anchor Girl Trio tourney set for May 19 at AMF Bowlero
Thursday, February 14, 2013 4:00 am
The annual Anchor Girl Trio tournament is scheduled for Sunday, May 19 at 9 a.m. at AMF Bowlero in Wauwatosa. The tournament, which is organized by Dawn Behr Mariscal, features teams made up two men...
Dan Viken reaches perfection, Teresa Cothrine fires 700 series
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 11:55 pm
Dan Viken fired a perfect game and Teresa Cothrine slammed a 700 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Viken's fourth career 300 came in a 789 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes...
Dan Lockman fires perfect game in 803 series; Jim Zimpel, Bill Pounders Jr. also slam 300s
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:55 pm
Dan Lockman fired a perfect game in an 803 series, and Jim Zimpel and Bill Pounders Jr. also slammed 300 games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Competing in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes High...
WTBA creates John Davis Memorial Award to honor Kegel founder
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:00 am
The World Tenpin Bowling Association announced Tuesday that it has created a John Davis Memorial Award to honor the founder of Kegel, who died earlier this year. The WTBA said in a news release that...
2013 Open Championships coaching options feature world renowned Mike Jasnau and OC dominator Matt McNiel
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 8:00 am
The coach our 11thFrame.com (formerly Turbo 2-N-1 Grips) teams turn to before we bowl the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is Mike Jasnau. While several of us have personal...