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Update: Bowlero Elite Series will be 2 singles, 1 doubles in 2019 on NBC, NBC Sports Network; 8 pros, 8 'amateurs' named for inaugural event with biggest first prize in bowling history
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 3:00 pm
NOTE: This story originally posted on July 31, 2018 and has been updated multiple times. Back on July 31, 2018, I broke the news in this story that Bowlero Corp. would be offering its...
Famed coach Mike Jasnau giving lessons at Orleans during 2019 USBC Open Championships in Las Vegas
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:00 am
I’d wager that there is no coach in the world who has worked with more players at more United States Bowling Congress Open Championships than Mike Jasnau. The retired PBA Tour champion is a...
2019 USBC Open Championships side events: BTM, 9-Pin No Tap, Forty Frame Game at Gold Coast; Bowlers Journal, team practice sessions at South Point Bowling Center
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:00 am
The 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships starts Saturday, March 9, and for many competitors that means side events as well. The BTM Tournament and BTM 9-Pin No Tap will be joined...
Anthony Bisco fires 803 series; Corey Schmidt slams perfect game
Monday, March 4, 2019 11:55 pm
Anthony Bisco fired an 803 series, and Corey Schmidt slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Bisco’s 803 featured a 299 games and came in the Dream Lanes Suburban...
NAIA announces 12 men’s, 12 women’s qualifying teams for NAIA Invitationals March 28-30 in Topeka, Kansas
Monday, March 4, 2019 6:00 pm
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics on Monday announced in this news release the 12 men’s and 12 women’s team that have qualified for the NAIA Invitationals March 28-30...
U.S. Open moving to FOX as part of PBA Tour TV schedule in 2020; Sun Valley Lanes in Lincoln, Nebraska, to host 2020 U.S. Open
Monday, March 4, 2019 11:30 am
NOTE: This story originally posted on Jan. 15, 2019. In news first reported by 11thFrame.com, the U.S. Open will be moving to FOX as part of the PBA Tour TV schedule in February 2020, The...
New podcast on the block: Sweep the Rack is a must-listen show for bowlers
Monday, March 4, 2019 8:00 am
In the realm of bowling radio shows/podcasts, there is enough variety to hopefully provide something for everyone. The weekly Sunday Spare Time Bowling Show on 105.7 FM in Milwaukee treats the PBA...
Keith Dumphy's Facebook group page remains the best devoted to USBC Open Championships
Monday, March 4, 2019 7:00 am
Keith Dumphy is back again this year, two years after he tried to give it up. “It” is the great group Facebook page he runs for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships....
Wade Gallagher finishes a shot shy of perfection
Sunday, March 3, 2019 11:55 pm
Wade Gallagher finished a shot shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Gallagher rolled a 298 game in a 677 series in the Prairie Lanes Twiliters League. The top...
Dave Beres beats Chris Gibbons at Rock River for fifth career MAST title
Sunday, March 3, 2019 8:00 pm
Dave Beres beat Chris Gibbons 260-247 in the title match at Rock River Lanes in Fort Atkinson to win his fifth career Madison Area Scratch Tour title, MAST reported. Beres, a member of last year's...
Can a 55-year-old win PBA Player of the Year? Norm Duke raises that question after winning the 2-pattern 2019 PBA Jonesboro Open
Sunday, March 3, 2019 7:30 pm
In less than a month, Norm Duke is going to be 55 years old. Unless you're close to as old or older than he is (as I am), I'm not sure you can understand how incredible what Norm Duke has done the...
Burlington, Antigo win boys/co-ed titles; Kenosha Tremper, Beaver Dam take girls titles; Hunter Greifenhagen, Brystal Beyer take singles titles at 2019 Wisconsin High School Bowling State Championships
Sunday, March 3, 2019 6:00 pm
Burlington and Antigo won the boys/co-ed titles, Kenosha Tremper and Beaver Dam claimed the girls titles, and Hunter Greifenhagen and Brystal Beyer took the singles titles at the 2019 Wisconsin High...
Leonard Wilson falls a pin shy of perfection
Friday, March 1, 2019 11:55 pm
Leonard Wilson fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Wilson’s 299 game came in a 750 series in the Dream Lanes Industrial Nites League. The top series were...
Norm Duke’s chance for 40th PBA Tour title steals spotlight from potential importance of 2-pattern 2019 PBA Jonesboro Open TV finals
Friday, March 1, 2019 11:00 pm
The lead is obvious and easy to write: Living legend Norm Duke earned the top seed for Sunday’s stepladder finals of the 2019 PBA Jonesboro Open and will be going for his 40th PBA Tour title...
Mike Fravert fires 814, Matt Gannon slams 803
Thursday, February 28, 2019 11:55 pm
Mike Fravert fired an 814 series and Matt Gannon slammed an 803 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Fravert chained games of 288, 247 and 279 in the Dream Lanes Major...