After decade away from bowling, Scott Schmal returns and becomes a PBA champion
JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Sunday, May 4, 2014 8:00 pm
The spoils of victory for Scott Schmal at the the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Midwest Open presented By Roto Grip. Photo by Scott Schmal.
After nearly a decade away from bowling, Scott Schmal returned to the sport on the invitation of a friend last summer.
Less than a year later, he entered his first PBA Regional since leaving the game — the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Midwest Open presented By Roto Grip on Sunday at the center on Madison’s east side.
And, amazingly, he won it.
“I’m overwhelmed right now!!!” he posted on Facebook Sunday night. “Thank you to Eugene Mccune and his knowledge and expert...