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Riggs Classic lane patterns prove tougher than expected

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Saturday, April 4, 2015 8:00 pm
When we chose Mike Flanagan’s 44-foot pattern from 2014 and the 34-foot World Bowling Stockholm pattern as the lane patterns for this year’s Riggs Classic, I anticipated scores would be fairly high. The pattern had yielded fairly good scores for that tournament and Stockholman looked fairly friendly from a far outside line. But they both were very difficult for the tournament at Badger Bowl on Saturday, playing very different pair to pair, which...