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For a change, team appears softer than minors as the 2021 USBC Open Championships gets off to a predictably fast start

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Monday, May 10, 2021 1:00 pm
Todd Fenske of Wausau leads singles and all-events at the 2021 USBC Open Championships. Photo by USBC.
With the COVID-19 pandemic that vaccines thankfully are vanquishing, the 2021 USBC Open Championships at South Point in Las Vegas is like no other held in the tournament's 100-plus year history. The most notable measures impacting the competition are one team per pair, a split of team to the South Point Bowling Plaza and minors to the South Point Bowling Center, and the delayed start to May 1, which created a beginning of the tournament with many more strong teams than is seen with the typical...