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Big news comes with more shameless spin in latest USBC Open Championships survey: 2020 entries projected to be at least 17% above last tourney in Reno in 2016
Friday, November 1, 2019 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress continued with its shameless and sadly comical spinning of survey results regarding the Open Championships, lumping neutral responses in with positive for the...
Elimination of pro shop and Lane 81 a late addition to National Bowling Stadium renovations as booming Reno prepares for 2020 USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:00 am
The Reno that competitors in the 2020 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships will see will be quite different from the one they saw when the tournament last was held in “The Biggest...
2019 USBC Open Championships lane patterns and scores continue trend by staying close to 2018 and 2017
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 5:00 am
Any knowledgeable bowler who competed in the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships knew this year’s lane patterns were similar to the patterns used at both the 2018 and 2017...
Ryan Mouw, Cotie Holbek again prove that bowling early is no obstacle to winning eagles at USBC Open Championships as 2019 tournament concludes
Monday, July 8, 2019 11:00 pm
Back in the much better good old days when the United States Bowling Congress was being transparent with its lane patterns and posting them prior to the start of the Open Championships, it was...
Team chemistry the key to budding Higgy’s Aquarium dynasty, Dan Higgins says after taking team Eagle at 2019 USBC Open Championships
Sunday, July 7, 2019 11:30 pm
During the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Syracuse, Dan Higgins said he got a little bit ahead of the lane transition, resulting in some carry problems that “I kind...
Higgy's Aquarium firing 3,362 to take team lead at 2019 USBC Open Championships can't help but raise ‘What if?’ questions
Monday, June 17, 2019 8:00 am
If you cast aside questions about a team member changing, it’s mind-boggling to think how close Higgy’s Aquarium is to creating an incredible run at the United States Bowling Congress...
Update: Reno City Council votes unanimously to move forward with plan for redevelopment of ex-bus station next to National Bowling Stadium that would include additional sports uses for Stadium, TV station reports
Thursday, June 6, 2019 11:00 am
Note: This story originally posted May 23, 2019. Update: The Reno City Council voted unanimously on Wednesday to proceed with a plan to redevelop the ex-bus station adjacent to the National...
The only right thing to do is correctly fix a brackets mistake made for our group at the 2019 USBC Open Championships
Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:00 pm
As someone who makes his fair share of mistakes — hence the #ReadersAreMyEditors hashtag for when one catches a typo I need to fix — I try not be the guy in the glass house throwing...
Minors at 2019 USBC Open Championships full of frustration again, but trip is a huge success for our expanded 4-team group
Saturday, May 18, 2019 7:00 pm
Our minors Saturday at the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championship was a day full of frustration that was very reminiscent of the 2017 Open Championships when our first six guys also...
Team event at 2019 USBC Open Championships shows that 3,301 could be an Eagle-winning score
Friday, May 17, 2019 4:00 pm
With our long-time team split up by USBC “enhancements” and advancing age, our days of winning Eagles may be over, but that doesn’t mean our 11thFrame.com group isn’t still...
Bowlers Journal Championships a practice session turned into something more for a change
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 8:00 pm
Every year, our group bowls the Bowlers Journal Championships primarily as a practice session for the minors at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships since the minors lane pattern is...
A further 'enhanced' 2019 USBC Open Championships will be very different for our 11thFrame.com group.
Monday, May 13, 2019 10:00 am
The 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is going to be very different for our 11thFrame.com group, as it now includes four teams instead of two, thanks to the latest USBC...
'Icing on the cake'? Mitch Beasley might be adding to his interesting and stellar resume after firing 812 to take singles lead at 2019 USBC Open Championships
Sunday, May 5, 2019 4:00 am
Mitch Beasley is so quiet, you have to listen intently and keep your recorder close to his mouth when doing an interview. It’s also why I think he’s one of the most underappreciated...
Melrose Bowl Red of Minnesota knocks off S&B Pro Shop 1 for team lead at 2019 USBC Open Championships
Thursday, May 2, 2019 11:00 pm
When defending champion S&B Pro Shop 1 took the team lead in the opening days of the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships it obviously was impossible to know whether their 3,254...
Computer problems lead to huge delays at USBC Open Championships on Sunday, free 2020 entries for those impacted
Monday, April 29, 2019 5:00 pm
The 1998 USBC Open Championships (then the ABC Tournament) were a big deal for our 2-team group as it was the first time our current group (with only one change since and this year's expansion) had...
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