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Open Championships team event leaderboard gets re-write; Minnesota team now first with 3,358
Monday, March 18, 2013 3:00 am
The team lead changed hands for the third straight day Sunday at the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno — and it changed hands more than once on Sunday. Stars and...
Illinois team's 3,222 won't win Open Championships title but what a story if it did!
Sunday, March 17, 2013 4:00 am
Stars and Strikes 1 of Channahon, Ill., took the team lead Saturday with 3,222 at the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno. The score has no chance of winning but what a...
More Power of Cheese: Team Dirty takes team lead, Shannon Dins fires perfect game at Open Championships
Saturday, March 16, 2013 4:00 am
Another group of Wisconsin bowlers made some noise Friday night at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno. Shannon Dins of Fitchburg fired a perfect game and Chris Pounders...
Greg Roberts of Oshkosh takes Open Championships singles lead with 771
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:00 am
It looks like the Secret Wisconsin Shot is out again this year at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno: Although none of Wisconsin’s top groups have traveled to the 2013 United States Bowling...
2013 USBC Open Championships team pattern looking like 2011 pattern
Friday, March 8, 2013 5:00 am
With the very important qualifiers that the tournament has just begun and I have yet to bowl on it, the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships team pattern is looking very similar to...
Rick Thomas fires 2,051 to take USBC Open Championships all-events lead
Sunday, March 3, 2013 10:00 pm
Rick Thomas fired a 2,051 all-events total over the weekend to take the lead in the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno, USBC reported. Thomas, who operates the pro shop at...
The scoop on Kegel's new 'Ice' oil that will be used at the USBC Open Championships
Thursday, February 28, 2013 6:00 pm
The lane patterns for the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships were released Thursday afternoon in the USBC Kickoff Show webcast, but they are only part of the story. The new Kegel...
Reno Tri-Properties executive, coach, and former BPAA, USBC president Jim Sturm removes erroneous claims in bio after questions raised
Thursday, February 28, 2013 8:00 am
Update: Jim Sturm's bio has been removed from the Tri-Properties website, and multiple sources have confirmed that he no longer works for the Tri-Properties, although the company never responded to...
Syracuse area investing $3.3 million to get 2018 USBC Open Championships, report says
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 8:00 pm
The Syracuse, N.Y., area will invest $3.3 million to get the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, but get back much more thanks to spending by competitors and guests, Syracuse.com...
Update: USBC announces Open Championships to Syracuse in 2018, Baton Rouge in 2025; Women's Championships to Baton Rouge in 2017, Wichita in 2019, Mobile in 2021
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 8:30 am
Update Wednesday 11:30 a.m. — The United States Bowling Congress on Wednesday morning announced that the USBC Open Championships will be in Syracuse, N.Y., in 2018 and Baton Rouge, La., in...
Keith Dumphy's Facebook page the best devoted to USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:00 am
As I wrote last year, I’ve never met Keith Dumphy but he feels like an old friend. Keith is the creator of a comprehensive Facebook group for the Open Championships that is an absolute gem,...
2013 Open Championships coaching options feature world renowned Mike Jasnau and OC dominator Matt McNiel
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 8:00 am
The coach our 11thFrame.com (formerly Turbo 2-N-1 Grips) teams turn to before we bowl the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is Mike Jasnau. While several of us have personal...
USBC releases webcast schedule for 2013 Open, Women's Championships
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress has released the initial schedule for live webcasts of competition at the 2013 Open Championships, with an added bonus of coverage of some Women’s...
Lane patterns to be unveiled in Open Championships kickoff show webcast Feb. 28
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 11:00 am
The lane patterns for the 2013 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships will be unveiled the same way the single pattern was unveiled last year: in a live webcast the day before the...
USBC Women's Championships moving to 4-person teams in 2014 with entry fee hike
Monday, February 4, 2013 12:00 pm
I’ve often been asked what I think of the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships moving to 4-player teams. Those who favor the move cite the hassle of finding a sixth player for the...

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