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Barnes Wins Norwich PBA Event - Hartford Courant

3/23/2009 - Chris Barnes won his second straight PBA Tour title, beating Walter Ray Williams Jr. 722-693 Sunday in the three-game final at the Go RVing Match Play Championship.

PBA brings bowling event to Lake Wales - NewsChief.com

3/23/2009 - The Professional Bowlers Association is bringing its Women's Showdown and King of Bowling to the Kegel Training Center in Lake Wales April 8-10.

For PBA, TV can be annoying necessity - Norwich Bulletin

3/22/2009 - It’s not called the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network for nothing.

Santos eliminated from Go RVing tournament - Norwich Bulletin

3/20/2009 - Scott Santos turned to his daughter, Marissa, in the fourth game of his match with Bill O’Neill and questioned, “How do you beat that?” as ten more pins went down with one ball.

PBA: Ledyard's Santos qualifies for Go RVing field-Norwich Bulletin

3/19/2009 - Scott Santos remembers the disappointment from a year ago.

First & Goal Column: Nolen Makes His Mark-Bristol Press

3/18/2009 - Until recently, John Nolen was a virtual unknown on the national bowling scene. He used Sunday’s nationally televised championship round of the 2009 United States Bowling Congress Masters to change th

Page set to defend PBA title - Topeka Capital-Journal

3/18/2009 - Rhino Page returns to the site of his first victory on the Professional Bowlers Association Tour this week for the Go RVing Match Play Championship at Norwich (Conn.) Bowling and Entertainment Center.

Senior PBA event comes to Paramount Lanes this weekend-StarGazette.com

3/18/2009 - Paramount Lanes in Elmira Heights will host some of the top senior PBA members on the East Coast this weekend in the Keith Reynolds Memorial Senior Regional PBA Tour stop.

PBA: makes its return to Norwich with Go RVing Championship-Norwich Bulletin

3/18/2009 - Pro Bowling Hall of Famer Pete Weber didn’t make it to last year’s Go RVing Championship in Norwich.

Zurich wins 40th PBA tourney at Milton Open-Pensacola News Journal

3/17/2009 - Sam Zurich, a three-time winner on the regular Pro Bowlers Association Tour, won his 40th PBA regional title last Sunday when capturing the Milton Open at Avalon Bowling Center.

Practice pays for Paupst in big event - Albany Times Union

3/17/2009 - Practice can pay off, and for Dustin Paupst the result will show up on his bank statement.

Bellinder: The lane and ball were my babysitters

3/17/2009 - It’s no surprise that American bowler Missy Bellinder holds the record as the youngest to make the national senior team.

How The PBA Can Improve TV Ratings

3/17/2009 - We all know that bowling is not the most exciting endeavor on TV.

Bowling's newest twist - Boston Globe

3/16/2009 - Australian's unorthodox delivery could give sport two helping hands.

Top-seeded Malott leads PBA Tour into Match Play Championship - Sports Network

3/16/2009 - March Madness will gear up this week as college basketball fans across the country pencil in their brackets.

From 129 to 300: Pro bowler Steve Jaros has seen it all-Wheaton Trib

3/16/2009 - If anyone can talk about the highs and lows of professional bowling, it's Steve Jaros.

BSC Professor Owensby bowls his way into hall of fame-Bluefield Daily Telegraph

3/16/2009 - Nearly 50 years ago, Roger Owensby Jr. picked up a bowling ball for the first time.

2-handed delivery gets bowler wins and attention-International Herald Tribune

3/13/2009 - Jason Belmonte's delivery is like any other professional bowler's, to a point.

Win comes with a bonus for Barnes - Columbus Dispatch

3/10/2009 - For six months, pro bowler Chris Barnes had been including in his luggage a pair of outrageous plaid pants that he had no intention of wearing.

Plastic ball event draws national interest - Great Falls Tribune

3/10/2009 - There was a lot of good and little bad that came out of last month's PBA plastic ball tournament, held near Denver, Feb. 18-22.