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Third Midnight Bowlers Society $1,000 Entry High Stakes Tournament set for Friday, May 29 in St. Louis
Friday, February 28, 2020 3:00 pm
The third Midnight Bowlers Society $1,000 Entry High Stakes Tournament is scheduled for Friday, May 29 at 9 p.m. at St. Charles Lanes in the St. Louis suburb of St. Charles, tournament founder Daniel...
Mike Stabenaw, T.J. Dunn, Don Benner, Gabe Callies fire perfect games; Christine Smith slams 715, Devan Andruss 710
Thursday, February 27, 2020 11:55 pm
Mike Stabenaw, T.J. Dunn, Don Benner and Gabe Callies fired perfect games, and Christine Smith slammed a 715 and Devan Andruss a 710 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday....
Showing no signs of fatigue, Bill O'Neill and Jason Belmonte lead qualifying of 2020 Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship
Thursday, February 27, 2020 11:00 pm
A day after winning the U.S. Open in his third straight TV finals that all were majors, I asked Jason Belmonte if he was so worn out that partner Bill O’Neill might have to carry him in this...
Remembering Wisconsin legend Carole Lemke
Thursday, February 27, 2020 8:00 am
When I was a young bowler making the 90-minute drive from Madison to Milwaukee on a regular basis to cut my teeth bowling with Wisconsin’s best in the Bowling With the Champs, State Match...
Scott Schwoegler fires 800, Tony Pena slams 17th career perfect game
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:55 pm
Scott Schwoegler fired an 800 series and Tony Pena slammed his 17th career perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Schwoegler chained games of 279, 255 and 266 in the Sugar...
Jesper Svensson seeks lefty breakthrough after earning top seed of 2020 Go Bowling PBA Indianapolis Open; Shawn Maldonado, Anthony Simonsen, Nick Pate, Tom Smallwood also make TV finals
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:00 pm
Jakob Butturff made the TV finals of the season-opening PBA Hall of Fame Classic and three more left-handers — Ryan Ciminelli, Jesper Svensson and Packy Hanrahan — made the TV finals of...
Lisa Kolosso, Hannah Yelk each win 2 titles in 2020 Women's City Tournament
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:00 pm
Lisa Kolosso and Hannah Yelk each won two titles in the 2020 Madison Area USBC Women’s Championships — aka the Women’s City Tournament — that concluded its 3-weekend run...
Amanda Van Duyn fires 798-300, Colin Schulz slams perfect game
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 11:55 pm
Amanda Van Duyn fired a 798 series featuring a perfect game, and Colin Schulz also slammed a perfect game to highlight Madison area bowling on Tuesday. Van Duyn’s eighth career 300 came in the...
Unfazed by U.S. Open loss, Anthony Simonsen leads qualifying at 2020 Go Bowling PBA Indianapolis Open
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 11:00 pm
On Sunday, Anthony Simonsen suffered a tough loss as top seed of the 2020 U.S. Open, falling 226-201 to Jason Belmonte, with a painful solid 10-pin in the ninth keeping Simonsen from controlling his...
After winning the U.S. Open, Jason Belmonte talks about being alone at the top of bowling’s major mountain, what goals he has left, when he really might retire, and more
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:00 pm
I first wrote about Don Carter holding the true historical record of 11 major titles in bowling in this story after Pete Weber won the 2013 PBA Tournament of Champions for his 10th major title. The...
2020 U.S. Open viewership on FOX tops 1.1 million, continuing momentum for 2020 PBA Tour
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 10:00 am
The 2020 PBA Tournament of Champions TV finals on FOX on Sunday, Feb. 9 drew the highest viewership of any regular PBA Tour TV show since the historic 2010 PBA Tournament of Champions won by Kelly...
Rock County Sheriff’s Office Gutter Busters event for kids set for Saturday, March 8 at Rivers Edge Bowl in Janesville
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 5:00 am
The Rock County Sheriff’s Office announced that it is holding its Gutter Busters event for kids on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 1 p.m. at Rivers Edge Bowl in Janesville. It said in a news release that...
Matt Krueger, Dan Swenson fire perfect games to highlight Monday scoring
Monday, February 24, 2020 11:55 pm
Matt Krueger and Dan Swenson fired perfect games to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. Krueger’s 10th career 300 came in a 751 series in the Spartan Bowl Major League. Krueger, who has...
Look for high scores as PBA heads back to dual lane patterns for doubleheader of Go Bowling PBA Indianapolis Open and Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship
Monday, February 24, 2020 4:00 pm
It will be back to dual lane patterns for this week’s Indianapolis doubleheader of the Go Bowling PBA Indianapolis Open and Mark Roth-Marshall Holman PBA Doubles Championship at Royal Pin...
Erica Lohr fires 728-300, Collin Krachey slams season-high 773, Brianna Thurston 741 in big weekend for youth scoring
Sunday, February 23, 2020 11:55 pm
Erica Lohr fired her first career perfect game, Collin Krachey slammed a Madison area youth season-high 773 series, and Brianna Thurston rolled a 741 to highlight a big weekend in the excellent...