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My crystal ball says two 2014 Open Championships Eagles already have been won
Saturday, April 12, 2014 12:30 pm
I’m a week or so tardy with my annual predictions for winning scores for the Open Championships, as I just didn’t have the time earlier this week. But it’s just for fun, so who...
Before the First Frame webcast shows stupidity of USBC Open Championships ball surface altering rule
Saturday, April 12, 2014 9:00 am
I believe that most serious bowlers know that USBC rules prohibit the sanding of a bowling ball once competition begins. Rule 18 in the 2013-14 United States Bowling Congress rulebook states this:...
Derek Magno grabs 2014 Open Championships singles lead day after Justin Ziegler took it
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 4:00 am
The leading team, team all-events and all-events scores might not change the rest of the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, but the leading singles and doubles scores still are...
USBC Open Championships rookies excel: Justin Ziegler snares singles leads, A.J. Chapman grabs second in all-events
Monday, April 7, 2014 4:00 am
I’ve always thought of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships as something that generally requires experience to win or even nearly win. And it’s more than the Sport...
Young sub A.J. Chapman leads Thanks Ronnie team to 3,514 at 2014 Open Championships
Sunday, April 6, 2014 4:30 am
If your team loses a bowler the caliber of former Junior Team USA and Team USA member Ronnie Sparks Jr. for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, you’re usually in big...
Motion Plus Lanes falls short of team all-events lead at 2014 Open Championships
Sunday, April 6, 2014 3:00 am
I’ve been fortunate enough to take the team lead four times in my USBC Open Championships career and it can be extremely difficult after such a draining effort to come back and bowl well in...
Motion Plus Lanes, Janz’s Home Improvement re-write Open Championships record book, leaderboard in momentous day at National Bowling Stadium
Saturday, April 5, 2014 4:00 am
In what may have been the most momentous day in United States Bowling Congress Open Championships history, Motion Plus Lanes of Greenfield and Janz’s Home Improvement of Beaver Dam re-wrote the...
Janz’s Home Improvement of Beaver Dam storms to 3,499 to again grab Open Championships team lead
Friday, April 4, 2014 4:00 am
Janz’s Home Improvement of Beaver Dam blasted 3,499 at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno on Thursday to put themselves in the same spot they were three years ago: on top of the team event...
Father and son improbably grab doubles lead at 2014 Open Championships
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 4:00 am
You could hardly find a more improbable story than father and son Jimmy and Brandyn Cox grabbing the doubles lead at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. Brandyn was a...
Tim Myers, Ryan Losli grab 2014 Open Championships doubles lead to top Pacific Northwest group’s strong effort
Monday, March 24, 2014 4:00 am
Tim Myers and Ryan Losli totaled 1,343 on Sunday to grab the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships doubles lead by a single pin over another duo from their group from the Pacific...
North Dakota father and son edge into doubles lead at 2014 Open Championships
Friday, March 21, 2014 4:00 am
It’s becoming clear that the fresh minor events lane pattern at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is about as difficult this year as it was last year, when the winning...
Chris Sand misses 2014 Open Championships all-events lead by 8 pins
Thursday, March 20, 2014 4:00 am
Lefty Chris Sand fell 8 pins shy of leaving the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships with two leads. Sand was part of the Storm Products team that took the lead in team event with...
Mike Jasnau’s coaching menu during the USBC Open Championships
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 9:00 am
The USBC VIP program isn’t the only way to get coaching from Mike Jasnau during the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. As I reported in this blog, the $229.95 VIP package...
Storm Products grabs 2014 Open Championships team lead with 3,341
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:00 am
Gold level coach and Storm Products executive Hank Boomershine is recovering from wrist surgery and unable to bowl with his Storm Products team in the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open...
Towne & Country Lanes 1 adds 2014 Open Championships team all-events lead to team lead
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 4:00 am
A day after taking the team lead, Towne & Country Lanes 1 of Burlington took the team all-events lead at the 2014 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, USBC reported. The team...

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