In The News

Area seniors show they still have it - Albany Times-Union

4/27/2009 - The generation who grew up watching the "Pro Bowlers Tour" on ABC and using hard-rubber bowling balls is in its 50s and 60s now. Bowlers from that era may feel a few more aches and pains these days, b

Why is New Jersey cracking down on bowling league 50/50s? - nj.com

4/27/2009 - Seems the state of New Jersey has nothing better to do in this so-called budget crisis than to chase after bowling leagues that run 50/ 50s, have little fun card games and the sort.

Ron Mohr wins PBA Senior at Jackson - Detroit Free Press

4/27/2009 - Last year, the only tournament in which Ron Mohr of Eagle River, Alaska, didn't place in the money was the PBA Senior Jackson Open at Airport Lanes.

Jones Jr. joins 700 club at Galaxy - Richmond Register

4/27/2009 - Lewis Jones Jr. joined the 700 club at the Galaxy Center for the 2008-09 season, with a 749 series in the Friday Night Mixed League.

Baker takes lead in PBA tournament - Bowling Green (OH) Sentinel-Tribune

4/27/2009 - Tom Baker and Dale Traber left no doubt about their abilities on Thursday.

Kretzer Claims Title

4/21/2009 - Kretzer capped a strong weekend on Sunday by claiming the title at the third annual Professional Bowlers Association Central Region Adrian Open at Lenawee Recreation

SVSU's Dan MacLelland named college bowling MVP again - Detroit Free Press

4/18/2009 - Saginaw Valley State senior Dan MacLelland of Windsor was named most valuable player by the National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association for the second straight year.

In the Pocket - Schenectady Daily Gazette

4/17/2009 - After a successful 2008-09 campaign, the future looks even brighter for the Western Diner Northern Bowlers Association.

PBA Senior Tour bowlers ready to roll - Jackson Citizen Patriot

4/17/2009 - This weekend marks the beginning of the Senior PBA Tour season, and this year the action begins in Jackson.

PBA star Malott coming to area - Sheboygan Press

4/16/2009 - Recently crowned PBA Tour Player of the Year Wes Malott is coming to Sheboygan for the Sheboygan Bowling Association Hall of Fame Banquet and The Thielmann Athletic Club/SBA Hall of Fame Youth Scholar

Can you name the PBA's 50 greatest bowlers of all time?

4/16/2009 - Can you name the PBA's 50 greatest bowlers of all time?

All by herself, Kathy Tribbey is best of the bowlers- The Oregonian

4/15/2009 - It is just after 9 p.m. when Milwaukie Bowl surrenders to a swarm of red polo shirts, their backs bearing the owners' full names in white script.

National Bowling Title a 10 in Every Way - Huskers.com

4/15/2009 - Forgive Nebraska Coach Bill Straub for being so reflective in the aftermath of perhaps his biggest milestone in bowling yet.

Valley bowler spinning high scores with two-handed approach-Terre Haute TribStar

4/15/2009 - Poet Ralph Waldo Emerson once said “build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.”

Two weeks, two 300 games for Ken Curry - Great Falls Tribune

4/14/2009 - One was not enough for Ken Curry.

Bowling Notes - Richmond Times-Dispatch

4/13/2009 - John Maloof of Park Hall, Md., stopped PBA Hall of Famer Tom Baker of King, N.C., 210-198 in the title match of yesterday's PBA South Region Senior Tour stop at Sport Lanes in Martinsville.

Getting to know sensation Belmonte - Bucks County Courier Times

4/13/2009 - Jason Belmonte has always felt that no matter where he bowled in the past, he was the main event.

Bowling in Alabama - Alabama Bowling.com

4/13/2009 - Easter Sunday had some pretty exciting television.

Like father, like sons -- with 800 series - Indianapolis Star

4/13/2009 - Kim Buell and his two sons -- David and Stephen -- combined for a rare triple this bowling season. Each had an 800 series.

Going over the top? Merrillville Post-Tribune

4/13/2009 - That's what several people commenting on my previous PBA blog entry were, but that's part of the game, right?