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Matt Lajter fires perfect game, Paul Kapugi falls a pin shy of perfection
Monday, October 22, 2012 11:55 pm
Matt Lajter fired a perfect game and Paul Kapugi fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Lajter's fourth career 300 came in a 708 series in the Waun-A-Bowl Niters...
Hall of Famer Dana Miller Mackie earns top seed for USBC Senior Queens stepladder finals
Monday, October 22, 2012 10:00 pm
Three of the four stepladder finalists for the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Senior Queens presented by Storm are Hall of Famers. And second seed Char Hammel, the only finalist who isn’t...
Discounts being offered for USBC Open, Women’s Championships
Monday, October 22, 2012 5:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress again is offering discounts in an effort to boost entries in its Championships. As I detailed in this blog in January, USBC offered reduced entry fees for teams...
Erik Minter slams 803 series, youth Braxton Miller falls a pin shy of perfection in 742 series
Sunday, October 21, 2012 11:55 pm
Erik Minter slammed an 803 series and youth bowler Braxton Miller fell a pin shy of perfection in a 742 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Minter chained games of 289, 256...
Char Hammel tops USBC Senior Queens qualifying
Sunday, October 21, 2012 10:00 pm
Char Hammel led qualifying at the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Senior Queens presented by Storm, USBC reported. Hammel, who won the Senior Queens in 2010, finished Sunday with a 3,460 total...
Jordan Hastings, Danielle Weyker, Gerry Atkins, Karis Rogers take top spots in BYBT opener
Sunday, October 21, 2012 6:00 pm
Jordan Hastings, Danielle Weyker, Gerry Atkins and Karis Rogers won the division titles in the 2012-13 season opener for the Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour. The tournament was held Sunday at Badger...
Dave Beres tops Jon Schalow for Badger Elite Wisconsin Masters title
Saturday, October 20, 2012 11:00 pm
When lane conditions are at their worst, bowlers need to be at their best — and the best bowlers logically should come out on top. That was the case Saturday at the Badger Elite Wisconsin...
Mandy Wilson takes lead after second round of USBC Senior Queens
Saturday, October 20, 2012 10:00 pm
Mandy Wilson grabbed the lead after Saturday’s second of three qualifying rounds of the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Senior Queens presented by Storm, USBC reported. Wilson rolled 1,122...
Andy Mills, Kevin Gmach, Jason Wendt, Ken Kempf win Badger Elite Team Quad Masters
Saturday, October 20, 2012 9:00 am
If the dictionary had an entry for “long grind,” Friday night’s Badger Elite Team Quad Masters could be the definition. It WAS a grind — the 41-foot nearly flat lane...
Mike Est rolls 2 perfect games, Rick Erce slams 823 series, Cher Breunig blasts perfect game
Friday, October 19, 2012 11:55 pm
Mike Est rolled two perfect games in a 781 series, Rick Erce slammed a season-high 823 series, and Cher Breunig blasted a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Competing in the...
Hall of Famer Robin Romeo leads USBC Senior Queens after first round
Friday, October 19, 2012 10:00 pm
United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer Robin Romeo totaled 1,185 for five games to lead the USBC Senior Queens presented by Storm after the first round of qualifying, the USBC reported. She...
PBA releases details on 'PBA League' team concept
Friday, October 19, 2012 12:00 pm
PBA members got an email Thursday with the long-awaited details on the new "PBA League" team competition that PBA said will be “the centerpiece of the Detroit Winter Swing” scheduled for...
Lane patterns released for CWSBT Badger Elite team, open singles events
Friday, October 19, 2012 11:00 am
The lane patterns have been released for this weekend’s Central Wisconsin Scratch Bowlers Tour Badger Elite 4-person Team Quad Masters and Wisconsin Masters open singles events. The lane...
Badger Bowl hosting 4th annual Plastic Classic on day after Thanksgiving
Friday, October 19, 2012 5:00 am
Badger Bowl's fourth annual Plastic Classic will be held on Nov. 23, its traditional day after Thanksgiving place on the calendar. The tournament restricts bowlers to plastic — actually...
Jon Schalow slams 821, four bowlers fall a shot shy of perfection
Thursday, October 18, 2012 11:55 pm
Jon Schalow fired an 821 series and four bowlers fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Coming off winning his first Madison Area Scratch Tour title with...