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Bowling nation's fastest growing high school sport in 2007-08
Tuesday, September 9, 2008 12:00 am
Although bowling is not an official high schoolvarsity sport in Wisconsin, it is booming in the states where itis. Bowling was the fastest growing high...
New "Masters" highlights city championships
Monday, September 8, 2008 12:00 am
Sites and dates for the 2008-09 Madison USBC BAAssociation Championships are set. Action starts with the Senior Championships atMiddleton Sport Bowl...
The 11th Frame (Update): U.S. Women's Open first show to re-air on ESPN2
Sunday, September 7, 2008 12:00 am
Bowling fans who missed the premiere of the 2008 U.S. Women'sOpen on Sunday when it was delayed by the rescheduled NASCAR race,will have a second opportunity to catch the debut of the...
Scholarship application deadline approaching
Sunday, September 7, 2008 12:00 am
Oct. 1 is the deadline to apply for the Chuck Halland Alberta E. Crowe Star of Tomorrow awards, which include $6,000scholarships plus national recognition at the U.S. Bowling...
Bowling's Dream Team
Saturday, September 6, 2008 12:00 am
Bowling's version of the Dream Team that wowed theworld in waltzing to the basketball gold medal at the1992 Olympics put on a display of its own in dominating the recent2008 World...
Allen's 793 new season high
Saturday, September 6, 2008 12:00 am
The Madison areastill hasn't seen an 800 series this season, but local leaguebowlers are getting closer.On Friday night,Mark Allen, who rolls one of the most powerful strike balls you'llever see,...
Annen's 791 new season high
Friday, September 5, 2008 12:00 am
There were nohonor scores reported Thursday night, but Bobby Annen set a newhigh series for the young 2008-09 season.Annen rolled a791, highlighted by a 289 game, in the Minor League at Rude's...
Hall of Fame pro-am raised $1,200
Friday, September 5, 2008 12:00 am
The 2008 Madison Bowling Association Hall of Fame CelebrityPro-Am raised $1,200 for area food pantries andhomeless shelters. The annual event now has...
Freeland rolls 300
Thursday, September 4, 2008 12:00 am
Paul Freeland highlighted Madison area league action onWednesday with a perfect game. Freeland rolled his 300 as part of a 753 series in the BadgerBowl...
Another perfecto for Marc Johnson
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 12:00 am
If you look at the comments on my first blog entry,you'll see that MBA head honcho Bill Dennisbeat me to the punch on the third perfect game of the season....
Junior traveling league meeting
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 12:00 am
It's hard to believe, but it's been three decadessince I bowled with Marc McDowell in the Madison Area JuniorTraveling League. The league is still going...
Kegling back to the future
Tuesday, September 2, 2008 12:00 am
Technology has brought me full circle at The Capital Times. My career here began as a bowling columnist in December 1980when I was an 18-year-old freshman at UW-Madison with no thoughtsof...
Strong local support helps Madison churn out elite bowlers
Thursday, August 14, 2008 2:57 pm
Many factors are involved in turning a good young athlete into a great athlete. For Madison-area bowlers Marc McDowell and Jeff Richgels it was the culture, community and most of all, each other....
Bye, bye bowling: Sport's headquarters exiting Milwaukee
Tuesday, March 11, 2008 11:00 am
It's official: Milwaukee no longer will be the bowling capital of the world. After notifying its more than 200 employees this morning, the United States Bowling Congress announced that its Board of...
Bowling: ABC titles may boost Richgels' Hall bid
Tuesday, July 5, 2005 6:00 am
When Jeff Richgels left a 5-7 split on the final ball of a game at the prestigious American Bowling Congress tournament this past spring, it cost him his 52nd career perfect game. But rather than...