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USBC Women's Championships moving to 4-person teams in 2014 with entry fee hike
Monday, February 4, 2013 12:00 pm
I’ve often been asked what I think of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships moving to 4-player teams. Those who favor the move cite the hassle of finding a sixth player for the...
DeForest/Poynette girls second, Sun Prairie boys third in latest High School Bowling Coaches Poll
Monday, February 4, 2013 4:00 am
The DeForest/Poynette girls are second and the Sun Prairie boys are third in latest High School Bowling Coaches Poll from the Spare/Time Bowling Show and 900 Global. The leaders are Kenosha Bradford...
Taylor Lavine fires 299 in girls’ season-high 730
Sunday, February 3, 2013 11:55 pm
Taylor Lavine fired a 299 game in a girls’ season-high 730 series to highlight Madison area youth bowling over the weekend. The Sun Prairie High School junior opened with the 299 in her first...
Derek Eoff downs Mike Hoffman to win MBA Masters
Saturday, February 2, 2013 8:00 pm
Derek Eoff edged Mike Hoffman 202-194 in the title match to win the fifth annual Madison Bowling Association Masters Saturday at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes. Eoff ran the stepladder after...
Syracuse bidding for 2018 Open Championships, 2019 Women's Championships, report says
Saturday, February 2, 2013 6:00 am
Syracuse is trying to secure the 2018 USBC Open Championships and the 2019 USBC Women’s Championship, according to this report at Syracuse.com. Syracuse hosted the Open Championships in 1999...
Update: Feb. 22-24 Fusion Realtors Open full at 180 entries but ...
Saturday, February 2, 2013 6:00 am
Update 2/2/13 — Greater Iowa Bowling Association operator Joe Engelkes reported on Friday that he now has more than 180 reservations for the Feb. 22-24 Fusion Realtors Open in Waterloo,...
Sam Manderino slams perfect game; Lisa Kolosso fires 719 series
Friday, February 1, 2013 11:55 pm
Sam Manderino slammed a perfect game and Lisa Kolosso fired a 719 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Manderino's fifth career 300 came in a 750 series in the Sport...
USBC hikes fee for online registration for 2014 Open Championships
Friday, February 1, 2013 4:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress took a lot of grief last year for charging fees of 2 percent for registering for the 2013 Open Championships online and 5 percent offline. For example, I paid...
2013 Bowling Combine set for Aug. 6-10
Friday, February 1, 2013 3:00 am
The 2013 Bowling Combine for College Prospects is scheduled for Aug. 6-10 at the International Training and Research Center in Arlington, Texas, the United States Bowling Congress announced in this...
Brian Hoffman, Mark Snyder fire perfect games; Cher Breunig blasts 702 series
Thursday, January 31, 2013 11:55 pm
Brian Hoffman and Mark Snyder fired perfect games and Cher Breunig blasted a 702 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Hoffman’s 41st career 300 came in a 759 series in the...
Curt Lanzendorf fires perfect game
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 11:55 pm
Curt Lanzendorf fired a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Lanzendorf’s third career 300 came in a 763 series in the Dream Lanes Classic League. Special congrats to...
MBA Masters set for Saturday at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes on USBC Blue 1 pattern
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 1:30 pm
The fifth annual Madison Bowling Association Masters is set for Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes. The MBA announced Wednesday that the USBC Blue 1 lane pattern would be used. The 42-foot...
Third week leaders hang on for titles as City Tournament ends
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 4:00 am
The leaders after the third week held on to claim titles as the Madison Bowling Association Championships — aka the City Tournament — ended on Sunday at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, the MBA...
Chris Reigel fires 801; Sean Spindler, Troy Kleist, Jason Stampfl slam perfect games
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 11:55 pm
Chris Reigel fired an 801 series and Sean Spindler, Troy Kleist and Jason Stampfl slammed perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Reigel chained games of 255, 278 and 268 in the...
Bowlers Journal taking applications for '100 Top Coaches' for 2013
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 4:00 am
If you are a great coach or know someone who is, you should apply to be part of Bowlers Journal International’s "100 Top Coaches." BJI said that in past years some coaches who were deserving...