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Chad Kloss downs Andy Mills in title match of Fall Classic in La Crosse
Sunday, November 4, 2012 8:00 pm
Chad Kloss defeated Andy Mills 235-230 in the title match of the 28th annual Fall Classic at All-Star Lanes in La Crosse on Sunday. This blog is based on Facbook posts and messages from Mills and...
Dale Csuhta downs Dale Traber for Senior Regional title in Kankakee, Ill.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 6:00 pm
Dale Csuhta defeated Dale Traber 256-236 in the title match to win the PBA Midwest/Central Region Victory Lanes Senior Open Sponsored By Allstate at Victory Lanes in Kankakee, Ill. First was $2,300...
Wolfe, Roche, Loschetter, O’Neill make PBA Cheetah Championship TV finals; Kenosha’s Boresch Jr. misses by 28 pins
Saturday, November 3, 2012 10:00 pm
Kenosha’s Lennie Boresch Jr. obviously hasn’t learned that he’s a Senior now and doesn’t belong competing with the young guns of the PBA Tour. The 50-year-old USBC Hall of...
Norm Duke wins lottery for PBA League top pick — who does he take?
Saturday, November 3, 2012 6:00 am
Norm Duke won Friday's lottery for the top pick in the PBA League, according to this PBA news release, and now the question is: Who will he pick next Friday? Duke could take doubles partner Wes...
Terry Dunn, Dan Cheesemore fire perfect games, Lauren Sammel slams 705
Friday, November 2, 2012 11:55 pm
Terry Dunn and Dan Cheesemore fired perfect games and Lauren Sammel slammed a 705 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Dunn's sixth career 300 came in a 748 series in the Dream...
Bruce Hall explains one big reason bowling centers are closing
Friday, November 2, 2012 11:00 am
The news of bowling centers closing is so common these days it hardly causes a stir. Why they close is sometimes not even considered. Many centers close because of declining business, but...
PBA offering Xtra Frame for $3.99 per day during World Series
Friday, November 2, 2012 4:00 am
If you don’t want to sign up for an extended Xtra Frame subscription, the PBA announced Thursday that it would offer the online channel for $3.99 per day during the GEICO World Series of...
Jim Fosdick fires 805-300, Brian Shorey blasts 804, Dave Lockman delivers perfect game
Thursday, November 1, 2012 11:55 pm
Jim Fosdick fired a perfect game in an 805 series, Brian Shorey blasted an 804 series and Dave Lockman delivered a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Fosdick’s 46th...
Robby Spigner, Erik Galganski fill open spots on USBC Board of Directors
Thursday, November 1, 2012 11:00 am
Robby Spigner of Chicago and Erik Galganski of Orlando, Fla., have joined the United States Bowling Congress Board of Directors effective immediately, USBC announced on Thursday. Spigner was...
Third annual King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament set for Jan. 13
Thursday, November 1, 2012 5:00 am
The third annual King Classic Ritchie Buss Memorial Bowling Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 13 at 10 a.m. at 4 Seasons Bowl in Freeport, Ill. Buss, who died in 2010, was a 2-time PBA...
Dale Traber running a Petersen Classic-like tournament on Nov. 25
Thursday, November 1, 2012 4:00 am
If you enjoy the torture of the Petersen Classic, you will love "The Nightmare III," a tournament being run by Dale Traber at Classic Falls on Sunday, Nov. 25 at noon. The scratch tournament is...
Kent Bryan leads light-scoring Wednesday with 762
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 11:55 pm
Kent Bryan led a light-scoring Wednesday of Madison area bowling with a 762 series. Next for the men were Chris Gibbons with 760 in the Dream Major League and Dean Kielhofer with 760 in the Dream...
Update: Kegel Beaten Path is lane pattern for All Star Lanes Fall Classic in La Crosse Nov. 3-4
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 12:00 pm
Update: Tournament operator Daron Schmitz sent me a message that the pattern for the tournament will be Kegel Beaten Path. The 28th annual All Star Lanes Fall Classic will be Nov. 3-4 at All Star...
Declining entries, hectic life lead Dale Hackbart to scale back CWSBT
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 4:00 am
The Central Wisconsin Scratch Bowlers Tour is over as a "Tour" but CWSBT operator Dale Hackbart will continue to run his biggest three tournaments. Continuing on will be the Badger Elite Quad Team...
Chris Pounders fires perfect game in 803 series
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 11:55 pm
Chris "Bigpapa" Pounders flexed his big muscles on the lanes Tuesday, firing a perfect game in an 803 series to highlight Madison area bowling. The powerful right-hander sandwiched his 25th career...