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New Madison Area USBC Hall of Fame has minimum qualifications, point system for automatic induction in Distinguished Performance category; nominations being taken through April 30, induction dinner Aug. 15
Monday, April 1, 2019 6:00 pm
When I talk about being from the best bowling culture in the world, I’m referring to things like what the merged Madison Area USBC has done with the new merged Hall of Fame. I was part of the...
Madison Area USBC annual meeting set for Tuesday, May 14
Monday, April 1, 2019 5:00 pm
The Madison Area USBC annual meeting is set for Tuesday, May 14 at 7 p.m. at Bowl-A-Vard Lanes, MAUSBC announced in this post. Agenda items include the election of Vice President, one Youth...
LT Thomas falls a shot shy of perfection; Patty Nelson fires 681
Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:55 pm
LT Thomas fell a shot shy of perfection, rolling a 298 game in a 740 series in the Viking Lanes Specials League to highlight Madison area bowling over the weekend. Casey Gibney was next with a 732...
As top seed of 2019 USBC Masters, Jakob Butturff in position to make PBA Player of the Year race a true 2-man battle; Mykel Holliman, Jake Peters, Mitch Hupe, Christopher Sloan also make stepladder finals
Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:00 pm
Jakob Butturff has repeatedly shown incredible mental toughness, battling back from some crushing defeats that have at times been self-inflicted. The lefty with the quirky corkscrew release and...
Jakob Butturff, Anthony Simonsen still alive in 2019 USBC Masters, PBA Player of the Year race
Saturday, March 30, 2019 11:00 pm
If anyone is going to make a run at Jason Belmonte in the 2019 PBA Player of the Year race they likely will need to win at least one of the two remaining majors and other titles as well, since...
Donald Miller’s 846 to take singles lead at State Tournament one of coolest things I’ve witnessed; Dave Gregor, Dane Wojciehowski take doubles lead with record 1,585
Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:00 pm
On a day our 11thFrame.com group shot the middling scores I expected on the State Tournament’s typically ultra-cliffed lane patterns, we did get to witness something that was one of the coolest...
More than 3 million watched PBA World Series of Bowling X shows on FS1
Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:00 am
More than 3 million viewers watched PBA World Series of Bowling X shows on FS1, PBA CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark said in a message Friday. WSOB X featured the Cheetah, Chameleon and Scorpion...
Jeff Barsness tops Friday scoring with 782
Friday, March 29, 2019 11:55 pm
Jeff Barsness topped Madison area bowling on Friday with a 782 series in the Sport Bowl Lions League. Joe Sirianni was next with 760 in the Dream Lanes Industrial Nites League, followed by Clint...
Jason Belmonte’s historic run ends as Solomon Salama leads 64 into match play at 2019 USBC Masters
Friday, March 29, 2019 11:00 pm
There wasn’t much doubt coming into Friday’s final round of qualifying at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Masters: Jason Belmonte’s historic run was going to end. In truth,...
Brad Miller edges Brian Robinson for 2019 PBA Don Carano Award at World Series of Bowling X
Friday, March 29, 2019 4:00 pm
Brad Miller edged Brian Robinson to win the 2019 PBA Don Carano Award at World Series of Bowling X, PBA announced Friday in this news release. The Carano Award is for the most improved player based...
Update: PBA invitees announced to join points qualifiers in 2019 DHC PBA Japan Cup
Friday, March 29, 2019 3:00 pm
NOTE: This story originally posted on Nov. 3, 2018. The 2018 U.S. Open concluded the 2018 Go Bowling! PBA Tour and set the 10 invitations going out to participate in the 2019 DHC PBA Japan...
Scott Erickson fires 800-300, Gregg Williams also reaches perfection
Thursday, March 28, 2019 11:55 pm
Scott Erickson fired an 800 series featuring a perfect game and Gregg Williams also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Erickson sandwiched his 14th...
A.J. Johnson jumps over Solomon Salama to grab second-round lead at 2019 USBC Masters
Thursday, March 28, 2019 11:00 pm
A.J. Johnson knows how to succeed at the United States Bowling Congress Masters: He proved that in 2015 when he earned the top seed before losing to Jason Belmonte’s three-peat win, as I...
Tim Fosdick slams 803 to top Wednesday scoring
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 11:55 pm
Tim Fosdick slammed an 803 series to top Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Competing in the Dream Lanes Classic League, Fosdick chained games of 268, 279 and 256 for his 12th career supernational...
And a child shall lead them: Solomon Salama, 16, tops 2019 USBC Masters after opening round of qualifying
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 11:00 pm
Perhaps Solomon Salama needs a bigger challenge than his fellow youth bowlers. Fresh off the World Junior Championships in Paris, where Salama’s best finish was a silver medal in doubles with...