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Defending champ Parkin among 8 undefeated at USBC Queens
Sunday, April 22, 2012 11:00 pm
Defending champion Missy Parkin took a couple of big steps Monday toward successfully defending her title at the United States Bowling Congress Queens. Parkin, who qualified as the fifth seed and...
Kenosha’s Boresch perfect in Senior Tour debut
Sunday, April 22, 2012 11:00 pm
Not to say I told you so, but I told you so. In this blog Friday, I predicted that Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. would be a force on the PBA Senior Tour this year. On Sunday, Boresch opened...
Kulick grabs lead in USBC Queens heading into match play
Sunday, April 22, 2012 12:55 pm
Update The USBC webcast of Queens match play is on Ustream here. USBC said in a Twitter post that the problem with BowlTV was a firewall issue with YouTube. Kelly Kulick averaged better than 242...
Vostry continues to lead BTM Open Singles
Sunday, April 22, 2012 5:00 am
Tyler Vostry continues to lead Open Singles at the BTM with a 979 total, 83 pins ahead of fellow Chicago area bowler Ron Nelson Jr. and good for a guaranteed $5,000 if it holds. BTM and 123...
Manns holds lead through second round of USBC Queens
Saturday, April 21, 2012 10:00 pm
Anita Manns maintained her lead through the second round of qualifying as the 131-bowler field was cut to 64 Saturday at the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Queens, USBC reported. Manns averaged...
Webber sweeps team titles, Young, Drewes take singles titles at college championships
Saturday, April 21, 2012 8:00 pm
Webber International swept the team titles and Geoffrey Young of Wichita State and Georgia Drewes of Newman took the individual titles Saturday at the United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate...
Update: USBC confirms 900 by California bowler
Saturday, April 21, 2012 12:15 pm
Update: USBC on Saturday confirmed the 900 in this Twitter post:"18-year-old two-hander Jimmy Schmitzer rolled 900 last night in Norco, CA. Formal approval pending. Would be 21st in history." Here...
Appleton's Super Bowl hosting Pick Em Play Em Challenge tourney Saturday, with top qualifier getting trip to Vegas tourney
Saturday, April 21, 2012 4:00 am
Update: Erik Gialdella put out this statement on Friday: "Just to clear any confusion, Super Bowl will be donating the Hall of Fame Xtravaganza trip, worth $500, to the high qualifier. It will not...
Manns tops star-studded leaderboard after first round of Queens
Friday, April 20, 2012 10:00 pm
Anita Manns of Houston started her first round of qualifying at the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Queens on Friday with an 802 series and finished with 1,235 for five games to top a...
Webber International makes both title matches at Intercollegiate Team Championships
Friday, April 20, 2012 8:00 pm
If I was a talented young bowler trying to decide where to go to college, Webber International certainly would be a school I would check out. I have no knowledge of its academics, but as a bowler...
USBC adds 'Registered Volunteer Program' for coaches
Friday, April 20, 2012 7:00 pm
Even the harshest critics of the United States Bowling Congress will have to applaud USBC's latest move with its coaching certification process. Starting this fall, anyone seeking coaching...
Ten Pin Alley hosting Teen Masters qualifier April 28
Friday, April 20, 2012 6:15 pm
Ten Pin Alley in Fitchburg is hosting a Teen Masters Qualifier on April 28 at 11 a.m. The entry fee is $99 through Saturday, April 21, $110 after April 21, and $120 on site. The tournament will be...
Intercollegiate Team Championships down to 24 teams, with 8 unbeaten
Friday, April 20, 2012 7:00 am
After one day of the 2012 United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Team Championships, 12 men’s and 12 women’s teams remain, with four of each unbeaten in the double-elimination...
Monacelli, Learn biggest new names for 2012 PBA Senior Tour, but watch out for Boresch
Friday, April 20, 2012 5:00 am
PBA Hall of Famer Amleto Monacelli and Bob Learn Jr. are the biggest new names eligible to compete as the 2012 PBA Senior Tour prepares to kick off, but I'm predicting that Kenosha's Lennie Boresch...
Knurek's 750 tops light Thursday
Thursday, April 19, 2012 11:55 pm
Sean Knurek fired 750 and Diane Baumgartner rolled 617 to highlight a light Thursday of Madison area bowling as the 2011-12 season winds down. Knurek competed in the Schwoegler's St. James League,...