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SoCal Grand Prix Scholarship Program transfers $475,000-plus to SMART Fund
Saturday, July 14, 2012 6:00 am
I won't pretend to know all the ins and outs of the SMART Fund, which seems to have reached a point of stability after some turbulent years. Scholarship tournaments and SMART didn't exist when I was...
Fero Williams among big names on top of 2012 Bowlers Journal Championships
Friday, July 13, 2012 5:00 pm
The final results of the 2012 Storm Bowlers Journal Championships feature many big names at the top, including Fero Williams, who took home $10,000 as the Open singles winner, the United States...
USBC Youth Open Championships started, Junior Gold begins Monday
Friday, July 13, 2012 4:30 pm
The center of the youth bowling world switched from Cleveland to Indianapolis on Friday, as Teen Masters qualifying ended and the United States Bowling Congress Youth Open Championships started,...
Doyle, Dunn lead Teen Masters finalists headed to Grand Central Terminal
Thursday, July 12, 2012 10:00 pm
Kamron Doyle and Ashley Dunn led the eight bowlers who advanced to the Grand Championships of the 15th annual Teen Masters, PBA reported in this news release. The finals will be held Aug. 5-8 at in...
Bowling Combine sold out for kids, but coaching slots remain, USBC says
Thursday, July 12, 2012 4:00 am
The Bowling Combine for College Prospects is sold out of spots for young bowlers, but coaching slots remain, the United States Bowling Congress announced in this news release. A total of 108...
10 earn titles at 2012 USBC Senior Championships
Thursday, July 12, 2012 3:00 am
The 2012 United States Bowling Congress Senior Championships crowned 10 champions on Tuesday and Wednesday at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno. More than 375 bowlers from across the U.S. and...
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...