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USBC eliminates almost all split team/minors squads for 2015 Open Championships
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 4:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress has eliminated virtually all of the split team/minors squads that had been scheduled at the 2015 USBC Open Championships in El Paso, Texas. “A few months...
USBC makes proper changes to ball surface altering rule for Open Championships
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress sometimes is slow to make changes that obviously are necessary for fairness in bowling, but it usually gets the big things correct eventually.   Some prime...
The Open Championships group you should join on Facebook
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:30 am
I have never met Keith Dumphy, but thanks to Facebook we have become friends based on our love for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Keith is a bowler who loves the tournament...
Scroggins brothers aiming to form 10-lefty group for 2015 USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:00 pm
I have long told left-handers who ask me that they should do the same thing as right-handers and form a 10-player group that will work together at the United States Bowling Congress Open...
Winning Eagle only a step on way to 3,720 becoming the most memorable number in bowling history
Sunday, July 13, 2014 7:00 am
As I’ve had a couple of weeks to absorb the 3,720 Artistic Expressions 1 blasted last month at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, I’ve come to a conclusion not...
Artistic Expressions 1’s 3,720 at Open Championships is simply Beamonesque
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 3:45 pm
On Oct. 18, 1968, Bob Beamon stunned the world with a long jump of 29 feet, 2 1/2 inches at the Olympics in Mexico City. When records typically were broken by inches, Beamon shattered the world...
Backstory makes historic 1,318 team game at Open Championships even more amazing
Saturday, June 21, 2014 9:45 am
Team Turbo Grips of Fort Wayne, Indiana on Friday night finally became the team that cracked the 1,300 barrier at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. But, to steal from the...
Lodge Lanes Kids upstage Lodge Lanes Too at USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 9:00 pm
With Ron Dixon replacing the now ineligible PBA Tour champion Scott Newell, Lodge Lanes Too hit the lanes Tuesday at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships looking to win a second...
The good about Reno as an Open Championships site
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 8:00 am
If you prefer to make a trip to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships a vacation to somewhere new as often as possible, there is nothing about going to the same city four times in...
Young standouts could create fireworks at Open Championships Sunday, Monday
Sunday, May 25, 2014 9:00 am
Back in February when the United States Bowling Congress announced the webcast schedule for the 2014 Open Championships, I started looking forward to a Memorial Day show that could feature some...
A mediocre Open Championships minor events
Sunday, May 18, 2014 8:00 am
I don’t think there’s anything I could write that would explain our 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships minor events better than just watching the USBC webcast archive,...
One more ‘almost’ at the Open Championships
Saturday, May 17, 2014 8:00 am
There are few bowlers in history who have been more fortunate than me when it comes to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. I truly have been blessed beyond belief bowling with two...
Ready as can be for the best two days of the bowling year
Friday, May 16, 2014 1:30 pm
As I’ve written and said for years, the best two days of the bowling year for me are the days we compete in the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. It’s part of the...
Should USBC move to cut Reno years for Open Championships? Ex-USBC executives say it would be a good move
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 7:00 am
I’m heading to Reno on Wednesday to join my 11thFrame.com group in what I consider to be the two best bowling days of the year: the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships....
Tom Hess, Angela Chirpich Guest move into 2nd in doubles with 1,445 at Open Championships
Friday, May 9, 2014 4:00 am
Full-time PBA player Tom Hess didn’t even know he’d be able to bowl the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships until last fall after a poor World Series of Bowling dropped...

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