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Fields set for finals of Intercollegiate Singles Championships
Saturday, March 10, 2012 8:00 am
The 24 men and 16 women who will compete in the finals of the United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Singles Championships were decided Friday at sectional qualifiers. The finals will take...
Double near-misses for Feltz family
Friday, March 9, 2012 11:55 pm
Willie Feltz and Chip Feltz both fell a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Competing in the Dream Lanes 3-Man League, Willie fired a 299 game in a 785 series and...
Would-be proprietor seeking opinions of Illinois bowlers
Friday, March 9, 2012 8:36 am
I recently received a message from a person who is looking into buying a center, possibly in the Chicago area. He asked for my help in letting Illinois bowlers know that he has created a survey he'd...
Westfall fires perfect game, Knurek falls a pin shy of perfection
Thursday, March 8, 2012 11:55 pm
Nick Westfall fired a perfect game and Sean Knurek fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Thursday. Westfall's fifth career 300 came in a 719 series in the Bowl-A-Vard...
PBA Regionals offer chance to win World Series of Bowling entries
Thursday, March 8, 2012 11:57 am
I was clicking around Thursday checking out the PBA Regionals coming up in the Midwest Region when I found this: PBA ANIMAL PATTERN CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTPBA members are eligible to win a paid World...
CBS Sports Network to air USBC Intercollegiate Singles, Team Championships
Thursday, March 8, 2012 9:55 am
College bowling is going to get four weeks of exposure on the CBS Sports Network the United States Bowling Congress announced Wednesday. The USBC Intercollegiate Singles Championships and the USBC...
Cothrine fires 731, Thomas slams perfect game
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 11:55 pm
Teresa Cothrine fired a 731 series and Dick Thomas slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Cothrine chained games of 215, 249 and 267 in the Schwoegler’s Ladies...
MBA manager says he didn't know Madison was in running for 2014 State Tournament
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 11:00 am
For a variety of reasons, the Wisconsin State Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — has not been in Madison since 2000. And it’s unclear if or...
Heilman moves into second in all-events with 2,121 at Open Championships
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 9:00 am
A day after leading his team into the lead at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, Nick Heilman moved into second in all-events on Tuesday. The Nicholas J. Pro Shops teams faced a...
Hoffman just misses perfect game, Husebo just misses 800 series
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman fell a shot shy of perfection and Todd Husebo barely missed an 800 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Hoffman fired a 298 game in a 768 series in the Village Lanes...
Is 2-handed the bowling equivalent of the Fosbury Flop?
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 4:14 pm
Dick Fosbury revolutionized the high jump when he came up with a different jumping style that became known as the Fosbury Flop and eventually was adopted by every competitive jumper. Is the 2-handed...
Talent + smarts + practice + teamwork = success at the Open Championships, proven by Nicholas J's Pro Shop 2
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 12:05 pm
Being successful in the team event at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships requires nothing more than following the correct formula: talent + smarts + practice + teamwork. Hey, I...
Rondon fires 807, Udelhofen slams perfect game
Monday, March 5, 2012 11:55 pm
Steve Rondon fired an 807 series and Steve Udelhofen slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Rondon chained games of 253, 267 and 287 in the Dream Lanes MNL League....
USBC head lane man Eric Pierson on the Open Championships lane pattern
Monday, March 5, 2012 12:00 pm
One of the biggest positive changes in the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in recent years is the open posting of tournament lane patterns. What once was a mystery and information...
DeForest/Poynette/Lodi girls win Division 1 state title
Sunday, March 4, 2012 11:55 pm
The DeForest/Poynette/Lodi girls team won the Division 1 title at the Wisconsin State High School Bowling Tournament in Appleton over the weekend. The DeForest/Poynette/Lodi girls edged Tremper by a...