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Third Midnight Bowlers Society $1,000 Entry High Stakes Tournament set for Friday, May 29 in St. Louis area
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 10:00 am
Note: This story originally posted Feb. 28, 2020. Update May 13, 2020: Tournament founder Daniel Spink said in a message that the field currently features Cory Cowsert, Tim Behrendt,...
2020 Weber Cup rescheduled for Oct. 23-25
Monday, May 11, 2020 1:00 pm
The 2020 BetVictor Weber Cup has been rescheduled for Oct. 23-25, subject to government policy, at Morningside Arena in Leicester, England, Matchroom Multi Sport announced in this news release on...
Will 2022 USBC Open Championships happen in Houston? Silence about the venue is deafening
Monday, May 11, 2020 11:00 am
Note: This story originally posted on May 10, 2020. Will the 2022 USBC Open Championships happen in Houston? Entries will open for the 2022 tournament in about 10 months and the 2022 tournament...
Article suggests online sports betting could be coming for PBA Tour in 'not-so-distant future'
Saturday, May 9, 2020 7:00 am
Online sports betting could be coming for the PBA Tour in the "not-so-distant future," sports betting writer Brian Sausa said in this article on the sports betting website BonusSeeker.com. There has...
With no Junior Gold in 2020, IBC Youth offers Digital Collegiate Experience on BowlTV
Thursday, May 7, 2020 3:00 pm
One of the things many youth bowlers and parents see as an important part of the Junior Gold Championships is connecting with college programs and coaches — and the reverse is true as well....
Bottom line in USBC rules changes amid COVID-19 pandemic? Do they help us get back to bowling?
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 7:00 pm
In logical moves anyone with any critical thinking skills could see coming, USBC on Wednesday announced in this news release rules changes aimed at helping a return to organized bowling. And the...
Another TV and broadcast director at International Hockey Federation joins World Bowling, report says
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 4:00 pm
Chris Neilson, the TV and broadcast director at the Fédération Internationale de Hockey (International Hockey Federation or FIH), has joined World Bowling, SportsBusiness.com reported...
SMART announces $3.5 million distribution of 2019 investment earnings to providers' funds for scholarships
Monday, May 4, 2020 4:00 pm
SMART (Scholarship Management and Account Reporting for Tenpins) has announced in this news release a $3.5 million distribution of 2019 investment earnings to providers’ funds that must be used...
Update: 2020 PBA50 Tour schedule removed from PBA.com amid uncertainty caused by COVID-19 pandemic
Saturday, May 2, 2020 11:00 am
Note: This story originally posted April 8, 2020 Update May 2, 2020: The 2020 PBA Tour, PBA50 Tour and PBA Regional schedules have been removed from PBA.com and replaced with this message:A...
Update: USBC adds 9 p.m. team squad every other day for 2020 Open Championships to meet demand after tourney moved to September-November due to COVID-19 pandemic
Friday, May 1, 2020 7:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted April 15, 2020. Update April 28 and May 1, 2020: USBC on Tuesday announced in a Facebook post that it was adding a 9 p.m. team squad every other day for the 2020...
Parent, player see thinner field for new adults-only U20 division as dates announced for 2021 Junior Gold Championships, related events
Friday, May 1, 2020 4:00 pm
IBC Youth Development/USBC last summer announced that starting with the 2021 Junior Gold Championships, the divisions would change to U20, U18, U15 and U12 from U20, U17, U15 and U12, with the...
Madison area scoring leaders for abbreviated 2019-20 season topped by Shaun Taliaferro, Brittany Pollentier, Rick Erce, Devan Andruss
Friday, May 1, 2020 8:00 am
Madison area scoring leaders for the abbreviated 2019-20 season were topped by Shaun Taliaferro, Brittany Pollentier, Rick Erce and Devan Andruss, along with a quintet of youth perfect game shooters....
From 4-lane taverns to chains, bowling's playing fields fight for survival and plan for a different future amid COVID-19 pandemic
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 7:00 am
The COVID-19 pandemic is a nightmare scenario seemingly straight from Hollywood, but all too real for all corners of the globe.  The virus isn’t deadly enough to threaten the survival of...
Rick Erce, Dwain Holznagel, Herb Kimpel win Lake Ripley Lanes 3-Man tourney
Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 am
Rick Erce, Dwain Holznagel, Herb Kimpel won the Lake Ripley Lanes 3-Man tournament with 2,289 scratch. The team rolled games of 824, 773 and 692 as Erce fired 801 (289-266-246), Holznagel added 764...
USBC proposes logical change with ball hardness rules — and creates a hole cheaters could exploit
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 6:00 pm
Based on everything we’ve learned about the hardness of plain and blended urethane balls with USBC’s data gathering this year, I have no problem with their proposal to almost leave the...