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Former champions Norm Duke, Wes Malott soar from 10th to lead heading into final match play round of PBA Mark Roth-Marshall Holman Doubles Championship
Friday, January 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Former champions Norm Duke and Wes Malott soar from 10th to the lead in Friday’s first Baker format round of match play of the PBA Mark Roth-Marshall Holman Doubles Championship at FireLake...
Jakob Butturff is top seed for third straight PBA Tour tournament; can he beat survivor of Patrick Girard, Jesper Svensson, Dom Barrett, Tom Daugherty to win this time?
Friday, January 11, 2019 4:00 pm
If nothing else, Jakob Butturff might be the most resilient bowler in PBA Tour history. The 24-year-old lefty with the quirky corkscrew release and devastating strike ball on Friday earned the top...
After 11thFrame.com inquiry about PWBA Players Championship-World Women’s Championships overlap, USBC posts of effort to move PWBA Players dates
Friday, January 11, 2019 2:00 pm
On Thursday, I was asked privately if I knew that the schedules overlapped for the 2019 PWBA Players Championship and 2019 World Bowling Women’s Championships. Such a conflict would be huge...
Mike Hoffman fires perfect game on World Bowling Stockholm pattern; Lisa Kolosso slams 715
Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:55 pm
Mike Hoffman fired a perfect game on the World Bowling Stockholm lane pattern, and Lisa Kolosso slammed a 715 series to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Hoffman’s...
Jakob Butturff stays on top at PBA Oklahoma Open, just a round from earning top seed for third straight PBA Tour event
Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:00 pm
The easy task for Jakob Butturff might be holding the top spot and earning the top seed for Sunday’s stepladder finals of the PBA Oklahoma Open live on FS1 at noon Central Time. The harder...
Brian Hoffman fires 800 in singles, 2,237 all-events to dominate opening day of Madison Area USBC Open Championships — aka the City Tournament
Thursday, January 10, 2019 6:00 pm
Brian Hoffman fired an 800 in singles and totaled 2,237 all-events to dominate the opening day of the Madison Area USBC Open Championships — aka the City Tournament — on Sunday at...
Jakob Butturff moves past Jesper Svensson to lead PBA Oklahoma Open heading into match play
Thursday, January 10, 2019 4:00 pm
Jakob Butturff averaged 246.4 in Thursday’s cashers round and moved past Jesper Svensson to lead the PBA Oklahoma Open heading into match play at FireLake Bowling Center in Shawnee, Oklahoma....
Heath Haug fires 30th career perfect game
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11:55 pm
Heath Haug fired his 30th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Haug’s 300 came in a 732 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts League. Two men fell a shot...
Jesper Svensson 'cools down' but still leads PBA qualifying through second round in Oklahoma
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11:00 pm
It’s a measure of what a huge first round of qualifying Jesper Svensson had in this week’s PBA events in Oklahoma that a second round in which he averaged 245 amounted to “cooling...
Ross Bussan slams 834, Scott Noltemeyer 810, Herb Kimpel 806, Mark Allen 801; Kristy Werronen fires 713
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 11:55 pm
Ross Bussan slammed an 834 series, Scott Noltemeyer an 810, Herb Kimpel 806, Mark Allen 801, and Kristy Werronen fired a 713 to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Bussan chained games of...
Jesper Svensson averages nearly 260 in leading first round of PBA events in Oklahoma that highlights Catch 22 of PBA lane conditions
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 11:00 pm
It’s a Catch 22 of sorts for those who do lanes for the PBA Tour: make them too flat and right-handers can blow a hole in the pattern, jump deep inside and run the lefties over, or put enough...
Update: PBA Hall of Fame Classic total viewership exceeding ESPN average thanks to re-airs, showing value of structure of PBA TV deal with FOX Sports
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 11:00 am
Trying to compare viewership numbers for PBA TV shows on FOX and FSI to the viewership numbers on ESPN in previous years is somewhat akin to comparing apples and oranges. That’s because the...
Cody Roedner fires Madison Area USBC season-high sixth perfect game
Monday, January 7, 2019 11:55 pm
Cody Roedner fired his Madison Area USBC season-high sixth perfect game to highlight Monday scoring. Roedner’s 11th career 300 came in a 768 series in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Here is...
Experience wins as USBC Hall of Famers John Janawicz, Kelly Kulick hold leads through difficult final day to take 2019 Team USA Trials titles
Monday, January 7, 2019 9:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress saved its best for last at the 2019 Team USA Trials — that is if you think a difficult challenge is best for a premier tournament, and I find it hard to...
Sun Prairie boys, Sun Prairie Red girls maintain leads after Week 7 of Madison area high school bowling
Monday, January 7, 2019 8:00 pm
The Sun Prairie boys and the Sun Prairie Red girls maintained their leads after Monday’s seventh week of Wisconsin District 4 High School Bowling. The boys and girls both competed at Ten Pin...