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Update: USBC Junior Gold decision date of June 1 amid COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic puts some parents in terrible bind with reserved housing, a parent says
Friday, March 27, 2020 4:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted March 11, 2020. My intention is to continually update this collection of stories as the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic develops, rather than writing a bunch of...
Nicole Burt wins 3 titles at 2020 Women's State Tournament as COVID-19 pandemic ends Wisconsin State USBC championships  
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 7:00 pm
Nicole Burt won three titles at the 2020 Women’s State Tournament as the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic ended the Wisconsin State USBC championships after the weekend of March 14-16. The 2020...
With fate of 2020 USBC Open Championships up in air, registration opens Monday for 2021 Open Championships
Sunday, March 22, 2020 11:00 am
With the fate of the 2020 USBC Open Championships in Reno up in the air, registration will open Monday at 10 a.m. Central time for the 2021 Open Championships in Las Vegas, USBC announced in this...
Pam Pancoast, Queenie Green win titles at 2020 International Golden Ladies Classic
Thursday, March 19, 2020 6:00 pm
Pam Pancoast won the Senior division and Queenie Green the Super Senior division at the 2020 International Golden Ladies Classic that concluded Wednesday at the Orleans in Las Vegas. The...
Being the only live sports show on Sunday didn’t do much for viewership for 2020 PBA World Championship
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 8:00 pm
It seemed like the perfect storm for the PBA: Thanks to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic canceling virtually all of the sports world, the 2020 PBA World Championship stepladder finals live on FS1 at...
Update: 2-pattern MAST tourney at Ten Pin Alley, Year End Championship postponed due to COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic
Monday, March 16, 2020 1:45 pm
Note: This story originally was posted March 11, 2020: Update March 16, 2020: On Monday, Gov. Tony Evers ordered a statewide ban on all gatherings of 49 or more people, aligning with...
Kathleen Ringberg fires 297 game to highlight adult leagues; Daniel Wendt slams 299 in 734 to top youth scoring
Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:55 pm
Kathleen Ringberg fired a 297 game to highlight Madison area adult leagues over the weekend, while Daniel Wendt slammed a 299 game in a 734 series to top youth scoring. Ringberg’s 297 came in...
With family on hand, Jason Belmonte wins 2020 PBA World Championship for 13th major title, moving closer to potentially settling GOAT debate
Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:00 pm
I’ve always said there is no such thing as a definitive GOAT because it’s impossible to compare Andy Varipapa to Don Carter to Dick Weber to Earl Anthony to Walter Ray Williams Jr. to...
A surreal last weekend of bowling at the Senior State Tournament before the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown almost nets us another title — and further validates my move to ‘Golden Gate Bridge’
Sunday, March 15, 2020 9:00 pm
In retrospect, we never should have been bowling March 15-16 at the 2020 Wisconsin State Senior Championships — aka the Senior State Tournament — at Old Settlers in Union Grove and The...
Collin Krachey, Zoey Darwin, Colton Moen, Tayler Baker take top spots in BYBT at Village Lanes
Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:00 pm
Collin Krachey, Zoey Darwin, Colton Moen and Tayler Baker won the division titles in Sunday’s Badgerland Youth Bowlers Tour tournament at Village Lanes. Krachey, who averaged 227, earned $580...
Update: 2020 Sean Yonan Memorial weekend of tournaments set for March 20-22 in Sheboygan area canceled amid COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic
Saturday, March 14, 2020 4:00 am
Update March 14, 2020: The tournament weekend has been canceled for 2020 amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.  Here is a statement on the tournament Facebook page:The Sean Yonan Memorial...
John Lehan fires perfect game; Becky Murphy slams 718
Friday, March 13, 2020 11:55 pm
John Lehan fired a perfect game, and Becky Murphy slammed a 718 series to highlight Madison area bowling on Friday. Lehan’s sixth career 300 came in a 772 series in the Riviera Bowl...
Devan Andruss slams 773-300, Mary Lo 752; Kiefer Sullivan, Mike Krachey, Scott Henes also fire perfect games
Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:55 pm
Devan Andruss slammed her second perfect game of the season in a 773 series, Mary Lo fired a 752, and Kiefer Sullivan, Mike Krachey and Scott Henes also rolled perfect games to highlight Madison area...
Giant final round, match play wins lift Jason Belmonte past E.J. Tackett for top seed of 2020 PBA World Championship at Storm World Series of Bowling XI
Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:00 pm
A giant final round and match play bonus pins for wins lifted Jason Belmonte past E.J. Tackett for the top seed of the 2020 PBA World Championship at Storm World Series of Bowling XI. Originally...
Kyle Peterson fires 815; Joe Braatz, Mike Bischoff slam perfect games
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 11:55 pm
Kyle Peterson fired an 815 series and Joe Braatz and Mike Bischoff slammed a  perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Peterson started with a 9-spare and then fired 22...