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Update: Bill Hall will be instructor for VIP package for USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 1:30 am
Update: USBC Tweet'd on Nov. 15 that "The official instructor for the lessons in the Open Championships VIP Tournament package will be Bill Hall."...
Update: USBC says it's talking to both Reno and Orlando for future USBC tournaments
Saturday, October 29, 2011 1:00 am
The United States Bowling Congress and Reno are working on a long-term deal that would have USBC's main tournaments returning to Reno through 2032, Reno city council member Dwight Dortch told...
Update: El Paso, Texas, chosen as site of 2015 USBC Open Championships
Friday, September 9, 2011 2:00 am
El Paso, Texas, has been selected as the site of the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, USBC announced on Friday in this news release....
Update: USBC offers more details on Open Championships prize list differences
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 8:00 pm
Almost as soon as the final standings and prize winnings for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships were posted on BOWL.com, the questions started....
USBC faces big decisions on Open, Women's Championships
Thursday, July 7, 2011 5:00 pm
Update: Here is a story the Reno Gazette-Journal posted late Friday. It includes new quotes from officials from Reno and Orlando. It references this...
'One for the thumb'
Sunday, July 3, 2011 12:20 am
Update: Full results are now posted with prize money. Here is the USBC news release on the tournament. Although none of the winning scores were records, in many respects 2011 was the highest...
USBC Hall of Fame induction makes for the night of a lifetime
Saturday, July 2, 2011 9:00 am
Friday night was the culmination of a lifetime obsession with bowling for me, which I'm sure is pretty much what every person inducted into any Hall of Fame could say about their sport. As you can...
San Antonio also bidding for 2015 USBC Open Championships, report says
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 11:30 pm
Update Sept. 9, 2011: San Antonio recently dropped out of the bidding, according to this story from last month in the San Antonio Express. The story...
Reno passes $2 fee on downtown hotel rooms, paper reports
Sunday, June 26, 2011 1:00 am
Update: The Reno Gazette-Journal later reported that the June vote was not the final vote by the Reno City Council for the $2 fee, which was passed in a final vote on July 13, the paper said in this...
A wild day at the Open Championships but no leads change hands
Saturday, June 25, 2011 12:30 am
There probably have not been many wilder days than Friday at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, especially if you don’t count days in which a lead changes hands....
Nape’s crew makes a run at Open Championships
Friday, June 24, 2011 1:00 am
Watching the live webcast of Mike Nape’s Fox Bowl 1 team bowling at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships Thursday was one of the weirdest situations I’ve ever...
Sale of former USBC HQ in Greendale a step closer, reports say
Thursday, June 23, 2011 12:30 am
Update: Bowlers Journal International reported in its cyber newsletter on Sept. 1 that the legal teams of USBC and Walmart still are working on a deal....
Matt McNiel joining Linds Lakers
Tuesday, June 21, 2011 11:15 pm
The Linds Lakers have been one of the best groups in United States Bowling Congress Open Championships history. Matt McNiel has authored one of the most...
Reno officials look to upgrade Stadium to keep USBC tourneys coming
Monday, June 6, 2011 7:00 pm
Hurt by the recession and the addition of huge Indian casinos in California, Reno's casino industry has been struggling for some time. The last time...
El Paso pledges $1.5 million for 2015 Open Championships bid, paper reports
Friday, June 3, 2011 12:19 pm
The El Paso City Council this week voted to put up as much as $1.5 million as part of its bid for the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships, the El Paso Times reported Wednesday....

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