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Texans Mark Sleeper Jr., Anthony Simonsen grab Open Championships doubles lead with 1st 1,400 of tournament
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 11:00 pm
It was almost certainly a matter of when, not if: Who would shoot the first 1,400 in doubles at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships? But as weeks passed and no one could...
SBI of Madison posts huge 3,444 in singles at Open Championships
Monday, April 27, 2015 8:00 pm
SBI of Madison made its USBC Open Championships webcast debut on Sunday, prompting some in the chatroom to ask who the guys were. As usual, Matt Cannizzarro and Aaron Smith of USBC did a great job...
2015 Open Championships conditions stem from tourney’s history, Chad Murphy says
Thursday, April 23, 2015 8:00 am
For most of its history going back to when it was the American Bowling Congress Tournament, the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships was known for its tough conditions and low scores....
Rob Gotchall sets the Open Championships all-events bar higher with 2,181
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 4:00 am
Anyone looking at Rob Gotchall’s nine games at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships probably is going to say his clutch finish of 248 and 258 is what allowed him to pass...
Team NABR’s performance lives up to its talent in taking Open Championships team lead
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:00 am
The argument can be made that Team NABR is the most talented team that will compete in the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Of course, with more top PBA players than ever...
Scott Endersbe comes through in clutch for 785 to take singles lead at Open Championships
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:00 pm
With a high-backswing, high-rev, high-speed power game, Scott Endersbe closed out singles with three impressive strikes for a 279 and 785 to take the lead at the 2015 United States Bowling...
Artistic Expressions totals 3,088 in bid to defy history, repeat at Open Championships
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 10:30 pm
In the 112-year history of the American Bowling Congress Tournament/United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, just one team has won consecutive team titles. The Detroit team known as...
Chad Maas takes all-events lead at Open Championships with 2,152
Saturday, April 11, 2015 11:00 pm
There might not be a team in United States Bowling Congress Open Championships history with more talent and achievements without a team or team all-events Eagle than Motion Plus Lanes of the...
Junior Team USA Support 1 makes strong case for being new kings of USBC Open Championships
Saturday, April 4, 2015 10:00 pm
Led by Erik Vermilyea, Junior Team USA Support 1 is making a strong case for being the new kings of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. On Friday and Saturday, Vermilyea took the...
Bill Lillard might be the greatest USBC Open Championships competitor ever
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 4:00 am
It’s one of those sports debates that you almost never find consensus on: who is the greatest (fill in the blank). In the case of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, a...
2012 team Eagle winners Nicholas J’s Pro Shop 2 totals 2,873 at Open Championships
Friday, March 27, 2015 4:00 am
Nicholas J’s Pro Shop 2, the 2012 team Eagle winners, tried what many experts probably would consider an incorrect strategy and struggled to 2,873 on Thursday at the 2015 United State Bowling...
ND Storm of North Dakota takes team lead, Chad Oachs takes singles lead at Open Championships
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 4:00 am
The scores continued to pick up Tuesday at the 2015 United State Bowling Congress Open Championships as new leaders emerged in team and singles. ND Storm of Mandan, North Dakota, closed with a...
Open Championships singles lead lasts a day as Mike Pelham fires 748
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 4:00 am
With the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships picking up steam, it’s totally expected to see new leaders emerging. And that’s what happened on Monday as Mike Pelham...
Wisconsin teammates Chris Pounders, Ken Duffield take all-events, singles leads at Open Championships
Sunday, March 22, 2015 6:00 pm
In 2007, I was at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno when Ken Duffield and Chris Pounders took the lead in doubles in the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, eventually ending up...
Tyler Jensen fires 1,981 to take all-events lead at Open Championships
Saturday, March 21, 2015 4:00 am
Tyler Jensen, one of the country’s best players who is not a full-time professional, edged into the all-events lead at the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with 1,981 on...

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