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Update: ROW casinos oppose P3 Partners' plans for downtown Reno that include management and additional sports uses for National Bowling Stadium
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 6:00 pm
Note: This story originally posted May 26, 2020. Update June 30, 2020: P3 Partners isn’t getting a free ride with its propoal for downtown Reno that includes additional sports uses for the...
Famed coach Mike Jasnau taking reservations for lessons during delayed 2020 USBC Open Championships
Monday, June 15, 2020 4:00 pm
Note: Thi:s story originally posted Feb. 13, 2020. Update June 15, 2020: Coach Mike Jasnau made this post on Facebook:"I'm very happy and excited to announce that I've started taking online lesson...
One I wish I hadn't predicted correctly: 2022 USBC Open Championships to Las Vegas after Houston fails to build facility as COVID-19 pandemic hits
Friday, June 5, 2020 5:00 pm
There aren’t many people who like Las Vegas more or who travel there more often than me. But like ice cream, there can be too much of a good thing. When it comes to the USBC Open...
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...
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...
With fate of 2020 USBC Open Championships up in air, registration opens Monday for 2021 Open Championships
Sunday, March 22, 2020 11:00 am
With the fate of the 2020 USBC Open Championships in Reno up in the air, registration will open Monday at 10 a.m. Central time for the 2021 Open Championships in Las Vegas, USBC announced in this...
2020 USBC Open Championships side events: BTM, 9-Pin No Tap at Coconut Bowl; Bowlers Journal, 40 Frame Game, team practice sessions at National Bowling Stadium
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 7:00 am
Note: The 2020 USBC Open Championships have been delayed to Sept. 12 through Nov. 21 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as I detailed in this story. The 2020 United States Bowling Congress Open...
Keith Dumphy's Facebook group page remains the best devoted to USBC Open Championships
Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:30 pm
Keith Dumphy is back for the 11th time running what is hands down the best Facebook group page devoted to the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships. The comprehensive page offers pretty...
Room for 600 more teams as USBC adds 6 more days to 2020 USBC Open Championships, now ending July 11/12
Thursday, February 13, 2020 6:00 pm
The 2020 USBC Open Championships starts March 21 and originally was scheduled to end July 4 for team and July 5 for minors. USBC last month extended that a day to July 5/6, and on Thursday it...
Location of 2022 USBC Open Championships revealed by CEO of Harris County-Houston Sports Authority
Monday, January 13, 2020 6:00 pm
In December 2018, USBC announced that the 2022 Open Championships would be in a new mixed-use, state-of-the-art sports facility being developed in north Houston, as I detailed in this story. Chris...
Update: P3 Partners details its plans to redevelop ex-bus station next to National Bowling Stadium that would include additional sports uses for Stadium
Saturday, December 14, 2019 10:00 am
Note: This story originally posted May 23, 2019. Update Friday, Dec. 13, 2019: This post by Downtown Reno Makeover offered much more detail on the proposal by P3 Partners stating...
Big news comes with more shameless spin in latest USBC Open Championships survey: 2020 entries projected to be at least 17% above last tourney in Reno in 2016
Friday, November 1, 2019 8:00 pm
The United States Bowling Congress continued with its shameless and sadly comical spinning of survey results regarding the Open Championships, lumping neutral responses in with positive for the...
Elimination of pro shop and Lane 81 a late addition to National Bowling Stadium renovations as booming Reno prepares for 2020 USBC Open Championships
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:00 am
Note: The National Bowling Stadium photos at the bottom of this story were taken by Jay Kersting during the unveiling of the renovated Stadium on Jan. 15, 2020. The Reno that competitors in the...
2019 USBC Open Championships lane patterns and scores continue trend by staying close to 2018 and 2017
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 5:00 am
Any knowledgeable bowler who competed in the 2019 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships knew this year’s lane patterns were similar to the patterns used at both the 2018 and 2017...
Ryan Mouw, Cotie Holbek again prove that bowling early is no obstacle to winning eagles at USBC Open Championships as 2019 tournament concludes
Monday, July 8, 2019 11:00 pm
Back in the much better good old days when the United States Bowling Congress was being transparent with its lane patterns and posting them prior to the start of the Open Championships, it was...
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