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2019-20 Madison Area USBC Senior Open Championships — aka Senior City Tournament — set for weekends Oct. 19-Nov. 17 at Riviera Bowl in Sauk City
Saturday, September 21, 2019 7:50 am
The 2019-20 Madison Area USBC Senior Open Championships — aka the Senior City Tournament — will be held weekends Oct. 19 through Nov. 17 at Riviera Bowl in Sauk City, with squads at 11:30...
2019-20 Madison Area USBC Youth Championships — aka Youth City Tournament — set for Dec. 7, 8, 14 at Prairie Lanes
Saturday, September 21, 2019 7:45 am
Prairie Lanes will host the Madison Area USBC Youth Championships — aka the Youth City Tournament — Dec. 7, 8, and 14, with two squads each day. The entry fee is $15 per bowler per event...
2019-20 Madison Area USBC Adult/Youth Qualifier set for weekends Nov. 2-10 at Viking Lanes in Stoughton
Saturday, September 21, 2019 7:40 am
The 2019-20 Madison Area USBC Adult/Youth Qualifier is set for weekends Nov. 2-10 at Viking Lanes in Stoughton, with squads each day at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. The 3-game doubles scholarship competition...
Corey Schmidt slams 804, Meredith Holt women's season-high 700 to top Friday scoring
Friday, September 20, 2019 11:55 pm
Corey Schmidt slammed an 804 series and Meredith Holt a women's season-high 700 to top Madison area bowling on Friday. Schmidt chained games of 269, 278 and 257 in the Dream Lanes Minor League for...
Sweep the Rack podcast leaves FloBowling to maintain independence, but 'no hard feelings,' Big Mike says
Friday, September 20, 2019 5:00 am
The Sweep the Rack podcast has left FloBowling to maintain its independence, but there are “no hard feelings," Mike “Big Mike” Weinert told 11thFrame.com. When Sweep the Rack...
Ethan Witterholt fires perfect game, Brittany Pollentier slams women’s season-high 694
Thursday, September 19, 2019 11:55 pm
Ethan Witterholt fired a perfect game and Brittany Pollentier slammed a women’s season-high 694 to highlight Madison area bowling late Wednesday and Thursday. Witterholt’s 300 came in a...
8 top PBA Tour players compete for $25,000 top prize in FloBowling PBA ATX Invite on Saturday
Thursday, September 19, 2019 3:00 pm
Correction: The story originally said all eight players are PBA Tour champions, but A.J. Johnson still is seeking his first title, something it's easy to forget considering his immense talent. The...
Next Wisconsin Vintage Alleys Tour set for Saturday, Oct. 26 in La Crosse area
Thursday, September 19, 2019 2:00 pm
The next Wisconsin Vintage Alleys Tour will be held Saturday, Oct. 26 in the La Crosse area, the Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin announced. The tour begins at 8:30 a.m. at Pla-Mor Lanes in...
Greg Hafenstein falls a pin shy of perfection
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 11:55 pm
Greg Hafenstein fell a pin shy of perfection to highlight Madison area bowling on Wednesday. Hafenstein’s 299 game came in a 722 series in the Bowl-A-Vard Lanes Lake City League. The top...
Left lane proves decisive as Shannon O'Keefe caps ‘dream season’ with 2019 PWBA Tour Championship win
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 9:00 pm
In rampaging to consecutive PWBA Player of the Year campaigns in 2018 and 2019, Shannon O’Keefe overcame virtually every obstacle in her path. She did it again Wednesday night as she solved...
Woman in Kevin Hart sex tape claims in lawsuit that Hart and pro bowler, actor J.T. 'Action' Jackson conspired to record encounter
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:00 pm
The Kevin Hart sex tape that has pro bowler and actor J.T. “Action” Jackson facing a charge of attempted extortion he has pleaded not guilty to — later vowing to 11thFrame.com that...
Madison Area USBC Hall of Famer Tom Smyth fires 18th perfect game
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:55 pm
Madison Area USBC Hall of Famer Tom Smyth fired his 18th career perfect game to highlight area bowling on Tuesday. Smyth’s 300 came after games of 198 and 211 in a 710 series in the Dream...
Dasha Kovalova, Stefanie Johnson earns spots in TV finals of 2019 PWBA Tour Championship with Shannon O'Keefe, Danielle McEwan
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:00 pm
Coming into this week’s season-ending PWBA Tour Championship, there were two knowns and two unknowns. The knowns were Shannon O’Keefe and Danielle McEwan, who by virtue of going 1-2 in...
USBC bans ex-employees from ever serving on Board of Directors
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:30 pm
The United States Bowling Congress has banned all former employees from ever serving on the USBC Board of Directors, but hasn’t announced or explained the rule change anywhere I could find....
Du Wayne Sime slams Madison area season-high 813 series, Matt Krueger fires 807
Monday, September 16, 2019 11:55 pm
Du Wayne Sime slammed a Madison area season-high 813 series and Matt Krueger fired an 807 to highlight Madison area bowling on Monday. They are the first two supernationals of the season — the...