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Jason Belmonte on why he’s on top again, what he wants to accomplish before he retires, why he favors using visible oil, his haters and much more

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Thursday, May 18, 2017 7:00 am
Jason Belmonte's wins in the Barbasol PBA Players Championship and USBC Masters in February gave him eight major titles, just three behind all-time leader Don Carter. Photo by Pro Bowlers Association.
One of the most-read stories I’ve done since starting The 11th Frame nearly a decade ago was a Q&A with PBA CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark during GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VIII in December. A Q&A does two things I like: It delivers a key bowling newsmaker’s thoughts directly to my readers and it turns what would be a dauntingly long task of crafting a story from an interview of more than an hour into just the tedious task of transcribing the interview. When...