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Rash wins ESPY on top of Player of the Year
Thursday, July 12, 2012 2:00 am
Considering that the ESPY hasn't always gone to the Player of the Year, there had to be doubt whether Sean Rash would win the "Best Bowler" ESPY award at the 20th annual ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on...
2012 Open Championships likely to have Hall of Fame impact
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 11:00 am
Update: PDFs with all of the champions of each event for the USBC Open Championships through 2011 are at the end of this blog. Correction: The original version of this blog missed that it was Chuck...
Nicholas J's Pro Shop 2 of La Crosse holds on for team Eagle at Open Championships
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 4:00 pm
After surviving a minor scare on the last team squad Monday night, Nicholas J's Pro Shop 2 became the latest group of Cheeseheads to win Eagles at the United States Bowling Congress Open...
Pepsi Youth Championships eliminating handicap, changing divisions
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 12:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress has announced several changes for the Pepsi Youth Championships for the 2012-13 season, including adding new divisions and the elimination of handicap. For...
Baker, now Boomershine, wins 2 titles as USBC Women’s Championships end in Reno
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 3:00 am
Lindsay Baker took the lead in scratch all-events and scratch doubles with Elysia Current at the United States Bowling Congress Women’s Championships on June 29. But it was Lindsay Boomershine...
Follow Teen Masters scoring on PBA.com
Monday, July 9, 2012 10:00 am
Qualifying and match play in the prestigious Teen Masters is being held this week at Freeway Lanes in suburban Cleveland. PBA.com is providing live scoring updates from Freeway, according to this...
Proprietors Cup weekend starts Thursday
Monday, July 9, 2012 4:30 am
In a perfect world, The 11th Frame would be my "real" job and I could just spend my time attending, competing in and writing about major bowling events. Alas, that is not the case. But if it was,...
Beres/Boresch top Eoff/Webb for PBA Regional Doubles title
Sunday, July 8, 2012 2:13 pm
Dave Beres of Waukesha and Lennie Boresch Jr. of Kenosha defeated Derek Eoff of Madison and Hall of Famer Wayne Webb of Columbus, Ohio, in the title match to win the PBA Midwest Region Miller Lite...
USBC Masters in New Jersey in 2013 AND 2014
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 2:00 pm
It's been common knowledge for some time and officially was announced last week in the 2012-13 PBA schedule that the United States Bowling Congress Masters would be in New Jersey in 2013. But it was...
Via takes silver, Kent bronze in Masters at World Youth Championships
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 8:00 am
Team USA's Chris Via won the silver medal and Marshall Kent the bronze in Masters at the World Tenpin Bowling Association World Youth Championships in Bangkok, Thailand, on Tuesday, the United States...
O'Neill, Smallwood sign marketing deal with Grand Touring Vodka
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 7:00 am
Here's a piece of good bowling news of the type rarely seen these days: Grand Touring Vodka announced over the weekend that it will use PBA stars Bill O’Neill and Tom Smallwood in its...
Team USA’s Kent, Via advance to Masters top 8 at World Youth Championships
Monday, July 2, 2012 9:00 am
Marshall Kent advanced in first and Chris Via in seventh as the only Team USA bowlers to make the Masters top 8 cut at the World Tenpin Bowling Association World Youth Championships in Bangkok,...
Changes for PBA Tour's 2012-13 season don't alter tough bottom line for players
Monday, July 2, 2012 6:00 am
If you're a bowling fan, you've likely seen the PBA Tour's 2012-13 schedule, which was released last week. I've waited to write about it because I wanted to check a few things and digest it a bit,...
Appleton's Super Bowl hosting new Elite Youth Tour of Asbaty, Belmonte on Aug. 11
Monday, July 2, 2012 5:00 am
Super Bowl in Appleton will host an Elite Youth Tour event on Aug. 11. If you don't know what the EYT is, this is the key thing you need to know from this page on its website: "Jason Belmonte and...
Bowlers Journal taking nominations for top high school prospects list
Monday, July 2, 2012 4:00 am
Bowlers Journal International magazine is accepting nominations through Aug. 20 for its 2012 High School Top Prospects list. Anyone who will be a high school student in 2012-13 is eligible. The...