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Erickson fires 772
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 11:55 pm
Dave Erickson fired a 772 series to highlight a light night of Madison area bowling on Tuesday as the 2011-12 season winds down. Erickson competed in the Dream Lanes All-Star Classic League. Aaron...
UW-Whitewater’s Zwiefelhofer among TV finalists for Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 10:00 pm
The four men and four women who will compete on national TV for the titles of the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Singles Championships were set Tuesday. Anthony Fiorezno of...
Mike Flanagan's webcast press conference Wednesday a can't miss for serious bowlers
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 3:50 pm
Mike Flanagan no longer works as manager of Crest Bowl in St. Louis. "I want to thank all of the customers, employees, and vendors for our great times together over the past 7 years," Flanagan said...
Meinholz fires perfect game
Monday, April 16, 2012 11:55 pm
Mark Meinholz fired a perfect game to highlight a light night of Madison area bowling Monday as the 2011-12 season winds down. Meinholz's second career 300 came in a 716 series in the Sport Bowl...
Rash's TOC win makes Player of the Year vote brutally difficult
Monday, April 16, 2012 8:30 pm
If Jason Belmonte or Mike Fagan had won the PBA Tournament of Champions on Sunday, the 2011-12 PBA Player of the Year voting would have been a foregone conclusion. It almost certainly wouldn't have...
What a deal! A long weekend in Vegas and entry in a doubles tourney paying $5,000 for first for just $500
Monday, April 16, 2012 5:00 am
This deal seems almost too good to be true. The inaugural "Bowling's Hall of Fame Xtravaganza" is set for May 31 through June 3 at Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas. The doubles tournament features...
2013 USBC Queens headed to Vegas, USBC announces
Monday, April 16, 2012 4:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress made several announcements about the USBC Queens this week, most notably that the 2013 tournament will be in suburban Las Vegas over Labor Day weekend, immediately...
Schulz fires 692 to lead junior scoring
Sunday, April 15, 2012 11:55 pm
Danielle Schulz fired a 692 series to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Schulz, who has the high junior girls' series this season with a 723, just missed her second 700 while...
Kloss’ first MAST title is a biggie: the Year End Championship
Sunday, April 15, 2012 8:00 pm
Former PBA Tour exempt player Chad Kloss has won a ton of tournaments in his career, including PBA Regionals, but going into the 2011-12 season he’d never won a title on either the Central...
S&B Pro Shop survives 2 runs at team all-events lead; I predict this year's winning scores
Sunday, April 15, 2012 7:00 am
A day after they moved into fourth and second, respectively, in team event at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, Locker Guy 1 and Cambridge 1 both made runs at the team all-events...
Pounders leads high-scoring MAST Year End Championship heading into match play
Saturday, April 14, 2012 8:00 pm
Chris Pounders tied a USBC record en route to taking a big lead after Saturday's qualifying in the Madison Area Scratch Tour Year End Championship at Prairie Lanes. Pounders opened the second 4-game...
Couch, Stus inducted into PBA Hall of Fame
Saturday, April 14, 2012 11:00 am
One of the most memorable nights of my bowling career that didn't involve actual bowling was the 1994 PBA Hall of Fame induction dinner. I was fortunate enough to attend because I had qualified for...
South Dakota bowler without 800 series fires 878
Saturday, April 14, 2012 10:00 am
Update: Andy Kiser reported on my Facebook page that Randy Bockelman of Columbia City, Ind., fired 897 (297-300-300) on Wednesday for his first 800, and Gregg Stricke reported on my Facebook page...
Shannon O'Keefe fires 300-755 to lead team into second at Open Championships
Saturday, April 14, 2012 7:00 am
There is no doubt Shannon O'Keefe is one of the best woman bowlers in the world. To me, that makes the Team USA member one of the best bowlers in the world. Period. As I like to say, the pins don't...
Winning one for the Nicker?
Saturday, April 14, 2012 6:00 am
Knute Rockne famously once implored his team to win one for the Gipper. Reading the USBC news release on S&B Pro Shop 1's stellar performance in taking the team all-events lead on Friday, it...