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Deadline to apply for Jim Jaryszak Laneman Award is March 31
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 3:00 am
March 31 is the deadline to apply or nominate someone for the Jim Jaryszak Laneman Award, according to the United States Bowling Congress. Go here to submit a nomination or application. The award...
USBC nominates 6 for 4 spots on Board of Directors
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 2:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress announced Monday in this news release that it has nominated six candidates for four spots on its Board of Directors. The six chosen by the USBC Nominating...
Shawn Meyers fires perfect game; Becky James blasts 737
Monday, January 28, 2013 11:55 pm
Shawn Meyers fired a perfect game and Becky James blasted a 737 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Meyers’ second career 300 came in a 750 series in the Prairie Lanes Major...
Matt Pursell Jr. rolls third youth 300 of season; Taylor Lavine fires girls season-high 700
Sunday, January 27, 2013 11:55 pm
Matt Pursell Jr. fired the third perfect game of the season in Madison area youth bowling and Taylor LaVine slammed a girls season-high 700 to highlight weekend bowling. Competing at Lake...
Spoiler alert: Winners of the Salvino, Roth, Carter, Anthony tourneys at the PBA Detroit Winter Swing
Sunday, January 27, 2013 7:00 pm
If you don't want to know the winners of the first three PBA Detroit Winter Swing Tournaments, don't read this blog. PBA doesn't put out news releases on taped shows until they air, but you can find...
A promising debut for the PBA League
Sunday, January 27, 2013 4:30 pm
If you'd heard ahead of time that the debut TV show of the PBA League would come down to a 10th frame duel between Pete Weber and Sean Rash, you'd have watched, right? Well that is exactly what...
Dan’s Devil Triangles edges Service Specialists for Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tournament title
Saturday, January 26, 2013 8:00 pm
Dan’s Devil Triangles edged Service Specialists 640-634 in a title match that went down to the final shots to win Saturday’s Prairie Open Over 40 3-Person tournament at Prairie Lanes....
Update: WWBA to allow second participation in doubles only in State Tournament
Saturday, January 26, 2013 4:00 pm
The Wisconsin Women's Bowling Association Board of Directors on Saturday decided to allow bowlers to compete one additional time in doubles only in the Women's State Tournament. The first doubles...
Sean Rash, Scott Norton — current best righty, best lefty in world? — to battle for Earl Anthony Players Championship title after long, high scoring week
Friday, January 25, 2013 11:59 pm
I've always argued that given enough games, the cream will rise to the top no matter the condition. Not that top level bowlers want to compete on soft conditions! With mega scores that brought cries...
Dick Vieth fires perfect game; Nicole Russell slams 717 series
Friday, January 25, 2013 11:55 pm
Dick Vieth fired a perfect game and Nicole Russell slammed a 717 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Vieth's 300 came in a 666 series in the Village Lanes League of Our Own League....
Wes Malott, Jason Sterner to bowl for Don Carter Classic title; Scott Norton leads Earl Anthony Players Championship
Thursday, January 24, 2013 11:59 pm
With “Gold Magic” in his hand Thursday night, Wes Malott was unbeatable as he cruised to the top of the PBA Don Carter Classic, the third event at the Detroit Winter Swing. Using the...
Theresa Frosch fires Madison area women’s record 838; Matt Ruhland slams Spartan Bowl record 824; Ross Schulz, Jim Soehnlein reach perfection
Thursday, January 24, 2013 11:55 pm
Theresa Frosch fired a Madison area women’s record 838 series, Matt Ruhland set the Spartan Bowl record with an 824, and Ross Schulz and Jim Soehnlein slammed perfect games to highlight Madison...
Madison area bowlers grab 3 early leads at State Tournament
Thursday, January 24, 2013 5:00 am
If the Wisconsin State Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — ended now, Madison area bowlers would win three of the five titles. Of course, there has been only...
MAJBA Family Two-some Tournament this weekend at Schwoegler’s Sugar River Lanes
Thursday, January 24, 2013 4:00 am
Walk-in entries will be accepted for this weekend’s annual MAJBA Family Two-some Tournament at Schwoegler’s Sugar River Lanes in Belleville. Squad times are noon and 2:30 p.m. The entry...
Michael Haugen Jr., Scott Norton to bowl for Mark Roth Classic title; Sean Rash leads Earl Anthony Players Championship at halfway point
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 11:59 pm
Sean Rash got overtaken by Michael Haugen Jr. and Scott Norton during match play and won’t bowl for the title of the PBA Mark Roth Classic, but he has his eye on the big prize at the Detroit...