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PBA releases part of TV schedule for 2012-13 season
Friday, September 28, 2012 6:00 am
The PBA on Wednesday announced a big chunk of its TV schedule for the 2012-13 season. The winter and spring segments will feature 16 telecasts, including 11 two-hour shows, live coverage of two of...
Bowling’s world travelers crisscrossing globe as race to WBT Finals heads into homestretch
Friday, September 28, 2012 4:00 am
I get an enormous amount of entertainment out of following the bowling travels of Sean Rash and others on Facebook and Twitter. They are the modern day warriors who, by necessity,...
Kevin Bailey fires perfect game, Curt Crubaugh falls a pin shy of perfection
Thursday, September 27, 2012 11:55 pm
Kevin Bailey fire a perfect game and Curt Crubaugh fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Bailey's 11th career 300 came in a 758 series in the Prairie Lanes...
Teen Masters to use standardized PBA-branded low-tech balls
Thursday, September 27, 2012 5:00 am
To my knowledge, Gary Beck is the strongest advocate of limiting bowling ball technology who is running significant tournaments. Beck’s Teen Masters provides a challenging venue for youth...
Brian Shaffer fires perfect game to highlight Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 11:55 pm
Brian Shaffer fired a perfect game and Bob Richardson fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Shaffer's seventh career 300 came in a 713 series in the Sport...
Poker's Lon McEachern to join Randy Pedersen in booth for PBA Tour on ESPN
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 6:00 am
I rarely play poker, but I enjoy watching the World Series of Poker shows on ESPN. And that would not be the case if the WSOP wasn't presented the way it is — with edited shows constructed for...
Dan Seppa slams 814, Becky James fires 704 to top Tuesday scoring
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 11:55 pm
Dan Seppa slammed an 814 series and Becky James fired a 704 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. James, who rolled a 698 on Monday, recorded her first supernational of the season with a 704...
No surprise: Chris Barnes, Kelly Kulick take WTBA World Singles Championships gold medals
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 6:00 pm
It's not quite the chalk winning it would have been a decade or two ago, but Team USA's Chris Barnes and Kelly Kulick winning the gold medals Tuesday in the inaugural World Tenpin Bowling Association...
Liz Johnson to return to Junior Hall of Fame Tournament Nov. 11 at AMF Bowlero
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 4:00 am
Living legend Liz Johnson will bowl in the 2012 Junior Hall of Fame Tournament at AMF Bowlero on Nov. 11, tournament operator Shannon Labinski announced Monday. Johnson is one of the greatest female...
Keith Schwab fires perfect game, Becky James slams 698 series
Monday, September 24, 2012 11:55 pm
Keith Schwab fired a perfect game and Becky James slammed a 698 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Schwab's first career 300 came in a 709 series in the Prairie Lanes Top Notch...
Max of 64 lanes will be used at Stadium for 2013 Open Championships
Monday, September 24, 2012 7:00 am
One of the remaining questions regarding the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno is how many lanes will be used for the tournament. The National Bowling Stadium has 78...
Vinny Stewart fires 777, Tyler Sheehy 733 to top juniors
Sunday, September 23, 2012 11:55 pm
Vinny Stewart fired a 777 series and Tyler Sheehy a 733 to highlight Madison area junior bowling over the weekend. Competing in the strong junior program at Prairie Lanes, Stewart, a high school...
Chad Baker fires 814, Lisa Kolosso slams 703
Friday, September 21, 2012 11:55 pm
Chad Baker fired an 814 series and Lisa Kolosso slammed a 703 to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Baker chained games of 278, 289 and 247 in the Prairie Lanes Couples League, while...
Gregg Williams fires third perfect game of season; Jon Schalow slams 807
Thursday, September 20, 2012 11:55 pm
Gregg Williams fired his third perfect game of the season and Jon Schalow slammed an 807 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday, Williams' 48th career 300 came in a 734 series in the...
Guess my league score each Thursday and win stuff from Storm
Thursday, September 20, 2012 7:00 am
Storm Products is setting up a free contest in which guessing my score in league each week this season can win items from the company. Here is the Tweet sent out Wednesday by Storm (@Storm_Nation):...