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Famed coach Mike Jasnau now taking reservations for lessons during the 2020 USBC Open Championships
Thursday, February 13, 2020 7:00 pm
I broke the news in this story that the removal of Lane 81 and the pro shop had been added to last year’s renovations of the National Bowling Stadium. That meant famed coach Mike Jasnau would...
Keith Dumphy's Facebook group page remains the best devoted to USBC Open Championships
Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:30 pm
Keith Dumphy is back for the 11th time running what is hands down the best Facebook group page devoted to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. The comprehensive page offers pretty...
Room for 600 more teams as USBC adds 6 more days to 2020 USBC Open Championships, now ending July 11/12
Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:00 pm
The 2020 USBC Open Championships starts March 21 and originally was scheduled to end July 4 for team and July 5 for minors. USBC last month extended that a day to July 5/6, and on Thursday it...
Location of 2022 USBC Open Championships revealed by CEO of Harris County-Houston Sports Authority
Monday, January 13, 2020 6:00 pm
In December 2018, USBC announced that the 2022 Open Championships would be in a new mixed-use, state-of-the-art sports facility being developed in north Houston, as I detailed in this story. Chris...
Update: P3 Partners details its plans to redevelop ex-bus station next to National Bowling Stadium that would include additional sports uses for Stadium
Saturday, December 14, 2019 10:00 am
Note: This story originally posted May 23, 2019. Update Friday, Dec. 13, 2019: This post by Downtown Reno Makeover offered much more detail on the proposal by P3 Partners stating...
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
Note: The National Bowling Stadium photos at the bottom of this story were taken by Jay Kersting during the unveiling of the renovated Stadium on Jan. 15, 2020. The Reno that competitors in the...
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...
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...
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