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Emotional win for Jesper Svensson, Kyle Troup is second in Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship
Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:00 pm
Note: I wrote this spoiler alert story after the Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship TV finals were taped Feb. 29 to air Sunday on FS1. Jesper Svensson and Kyle Troup won the Mark...
All leads change at State Tournament: Red Carpet Lanes in team, Pro World Pro Shop in team all-events, Henry Teetz and Craig Mueller in doubles, Scott Weiland in singles, Teetz in all-events
Sunday, March 8, 2020 9:00 pm
Every lead changed hands over the weekend at the 118th annual Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — in Madison, according to reports...
Sheboygan South, Tomah win boys/co-ed titles; Sun Prairie, West Bend East take girls titles; Robert Vater, Stephanie Zagar take singles titles at 2020 Wisconsin High School Bowling State Championships
Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 pm
Sheboygan South and Tomah won the boys/co-ed titles, Sun Prairie and West Bend East claimed the girls titles, and Robert Vater and Stephanie Zagar took the singles titles at the 2020 Wisconsin High...
In title match of teammates, Andy Mills beats Nick Heilman to win MAST at Spartan Bowl
Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 pm
In a title match between teammates, Andy Mills defeated Nick Heilman to win the Madison Area Scratch Tour tournament at Spartan Bowl in McFarland on Saturday. Mills rolled two strikes and a 9-count...
Chris Pollentier fires 792, Christine Smith slams 729 to top Friday scoring
Friday, March 6, 2020 11:55 pm
Chris Pollentier fired a 729 and Christine Smith slammed a 729 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Pollentier competed in the Sport Bowl Friends League, and Smith’s third 700 of the year...
Danielle McEwan leads PTQ as 10 players advance to complete 120-player field of PBA World Series of Bowling XI
Friday, March 6, 2020 11:00 pm
PWBA Tour star Danielle McEwan led Friday’s PTQ as 10 players advanced to complete the 120-player PBA World Series of Bowling XI field at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas. The...
Update: Protected players named for now 10-team PBA League with new franchises in Milwaukee, Las Vegas
Friday, March 6, 2020 4:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted Jan. 29, 2020. It was at the end of last April’s PBA League draft show on FloBowling that PBA Commissioner Tom Clark announced that the League would expand...
Money seemingly can get bowling back on list of sports for 2023 Pan American Games
Friday, March 6, 2020 11:00 am
Bowling has been left off of the initial list of sports for the 2023 Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile, released by the Santiago 2023 organizing committee in this news release Thursday. The list...
Bowlero adding money to PBA Regional program as well; Toby Contreras hired as Midwest Region manager
Friday, March 6, 2020 8:00 am
Bowlero Corp. made a big splash late last year when it was announced that it would be adding $400,000 to PBA Tour prize funds, just a couple months after buying the PBA, as I detailed in this story....
Dwain Holznagel, Brian Byrd, Don Larsen fire perfect games
Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:55 pm
Dwain Holznagel, Brian Byrd and Don Larsen fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Holznagel’s 300 came in a 737 series in the Dream Lanes Major...
UPS, FedEx surcharges on boxes over 50 pounds hit bowlers shipping balls
Thursday, March 5, 2020 5:00 pm
If you’re a bowler shipping a 4-ball case of balls, you’ve probably already faced the sticker shock of the new $24 surcharge on boxes of 50 pounds and heavier by UPS and FedEx that...
Ryan Burr edges into all-events lead at 2020 State Tournament with 2,185
Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 am
Ryan Burr edged into the all-events lead of the 118th annual Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association Championships — aka the State Tournament — in Madison with 2,185. Chris...
Kyle Ward fires first career perfect game
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 11:55 pm
Kyle Ward fired his first career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Ward’s 300 came in a 724 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Mixed Nuts League. The top series were...
PBA World Series of Bowling XI kicks off Friday at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas with PTQ
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 6:00 pm
PBA World Series of Bowling XI kicks off Friday at South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas with the PTQ, which will be contested on the Earl Anthoy 43 lane pattern. The PTQ roster was listed at 48...
Saturday night prime time proves tough for viewership for 2020 PBA Indianapolis Open
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:00 pm
The live Saturday night prime time (7:30-9:30 p.m. Central time) telecast of the 2020 PBA Indianapolis Open on FS1 figured to be a tough viewership draw simply because it was facing prime time...