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Competing in the 2019 Petersen Classic shows why scores are so low this year
Sunday, June 2, 2019 11:30 pm
After we bowled the 2018 Petersen Classic on the first Sunday of June, I predicted low scores in this story after shooting 1,481. And other than the stunning 1,669 winning score by Quinton...
Arrival of the next superstar: Bowling like he was the savvy veteran, Kris Prather beats Bill O’Neill to win inaugural PBA Playoffs
Sunday, June 2, 2019 11:00 pm
Conventional wisdom would say that Bill O’Neill, a savvy 10-time PBA Tour champion who likely already has punched his ticket to the PBA Hall of Fame, would have had the advantage in the...
Top seed Ty Dawson beats No. 2 seed Hugh Miller to win 2019 USBC Super Senior Classic
Sunday, June 2, 2019 9:00 pm
After the 24 games before the stepladder finals of the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Super Senior Classic, Ty Dawson and Hugh Miller ended up as the top two bowlers. There were no...
Julia Bond beats Racine native Stephanie Schwartz to win PWBA Sonoma County Regional for her second straight PWBA Regional victory
Sunday, June 2, 2019 6:00 pm
Julia Bond is having a pretty good first month as a PWBA member. The former Nebraska star finished seventh in the PWBA Lincoln Open and sixth in the PWBA Sonoma County Open, and won the accompanying...
Singapore's Shayna Ng beats top seed Missy Parkin to win 2019 PWBA Sonoma County Open for second PWBA Tour title
Saturday, June 1, 2019 10:00 pm
Team Singapore heads home after another impactful stint on the PWBA Tour, capped by Shayna Ng winning her second career title by beating top seed Missy Parkin 259-237 in Saturday’s title match...
Ty Dawson closes with 268 to grab top seed of 2019 USBC Super Senior Classic
Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:00 pm
Ty Dawson closed with a 268 game on Saturday to grab the top seed of the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Super Senior Classic at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas. The 66-year-old right-hander...
Scintillating semifinal show of PBA Playoffs a chess match and a shootout as Kris Prather, Bill O’Neill advance to Sunday's championship match
Saturday, June 1, 2019 5:00 pm
There might not ever have been a more compelling PBA Tour TV show than Saturday’s PBA Playoffs semifinals, considering the stakes, the setting, and the drama of the matches. And while the two...
Missy Parkin credits post-USBC Queens practice for strong first day at 2019 PWBA Sonoma County Open
Friday, May 31, 2019 10:00 pm
After losing her first two matches to be eliminated at the United States Bowling Congress Queens, Missy Parkin said she went home and worked on her game. It paid off Friday as Parkin averaged just...
Seemingly ageless Ron Mohr leads qualifying at 2019 USBC Super Senior Classic
Friday, May 31, 2019 9:00 pm
Ron Mohr probably has lost less bowling ability from age 50 to 63 than any bowler I’ve ever seen. And there’s a good reason for that: he worked for it. Mohr’s fitness regime is...
What's at stake — beyond the big money — for Sean Rash, Bill O'Neill, Kris Prather and Anthony Simonsen in this weekend's Final Four of the PBA Playoffs
Friday, May 31, 2019 8:00 am
There is no denying the biggest thing at stake in this weekend’s Final Four of the PBA Playoffs: the $100,000 top prize, the largest since $250,000 was the top prize in the 2011 PBA Tournament...
Kevin Croucher leads burn squad, Ron Mohr fresh squad on opening day of 2019 USBC Super Senior Classic
Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:00 pm
Kevin Croucher led the burn squad and Ron Mohr the fresh squad in Thursday’s opening day of the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Super Senior Classic at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas. The...
Second-highest 4-woman team score in USBC Women's Championships history puts Colorado team in first in team event
Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:00 pm
Historically, most of the titles are won at the United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships by players competing around the USBC Queens. A.J. Schock defied that history last year when she...
Fresh off winning his third PBA50 Tour title, Mike Dias set to defend USBC Super Senior Classic title
Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:00 am
Fresh off winning his third career PBA50 Tour title, Mike Dias is set to defend his United States Bowling Congress Super Senior Classic title starting Thursday at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas. The...
Weekend's PWBA competition in California includes third PWBA Regional of year for spot in Go Bowling! PWBA Regional Showdown
Thursday, May 30, 2019 5:00 am
For the third time this season, a weekend of PWBA competition will include both a PWBA Tour tournament and a PWBA Regional that will earn the winner a spot in the Go Bowling! PWBA Regional Showdown...
Mike Dias edges Parker Bohn III in battle of lefties to win PBA50 Northern California Classic
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 11:00 pm
Mike Dias is one of only about two dozen USBC Gold level coaches in the world, so he will never be at a disadvantage in the thinking part of bowling, even against a Hall of Famer like Parker Bohn...