Wall Street Journal
Tough Times Strike Bowling, Bowling Journalists
In its October issue, Bowlers Journal International offered advice to college freshmen, encouraging them to study hard, think positive and avoid excessive curve on the ball.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Southtown Star
Bowling: League bowlers facing cutbacks in USBC awards
The United States Bowling Congress announced earlier this year that a ring for a 300 game will be awarded to USBC members on a once-in-a-lifetime basis.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Holiday offers gifts for bowlers
Christmas is a scant 17 days away. Hanukkah is now. What can you give your bowler or future bowler? Short of "more strikes" and anything related to lane conditions, here are some suggestions: There is a book available as a paperback or on Kindle called, simply, "Bowling" by Mark Miller.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
These Tweets Show Why Some Organizations Remain Irrelevant
I wasn't surprised to receive a response from the Professional Bowlers Association to my What Happened to Professional Bowling's Glory Days? riff.
USBC presentation recognized by ASQ
The United States Bowling Congress Equipment Specifications and Certifications department has been recognized by the American Society of Quality for a presentation created to highlight some of the findings from its recent Static Weight Study.
Baltimore Hall of Fame bowler shines in fading sport
The pins cracked in the ninth frame and Baltimore's best bowler, Danny Wiseman, saw his dream slowly slip away as he lost his lead in the 1992 Firestone Tournament of Champions semi-final match.
St. Cloud Times
Saatzer bowling column: Stauffacher rolls first 800 series
Jim Stauffacher accomplished something that most bowlers never reach in the Imperial League at Southway Bowl.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Collegiate Ticker - Dec. 4, 2013
The month of November came to a close with a major event on the United States Bowling Congress Collegiate schedule as the Wichita State men and women swept the titles at the National Collegiate Team Match Games in Fairview Heights, Ill.
Surdich: Scotch Doubles on tap this Sunday
The local women's 500 club is hosting its first Scotch Doubles handicap tournament Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Bellevue Bowl.
What Happened to Professional Bowling's Glory Days?
The other morning I noticed a brace on the wrist/forearm of one of my daughter's friends.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Bernie Haen column: Learning to bowl can be pretty difficult
The answer: Better than the scores would indicate. Most people can, for better or worse, put their fingers in a bowling ball and roll it down the lane at the pins.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Bowler bags bragging rights with perfect game a " at just 9
Not many people can say they have bowled a perfect 300 game, and fewer still have only six of their adult teeth.
Three new partners join Mission Possible challenge
ARLINGTON, Texas - Strike Ten Entertainment and the International Bowling Campus Youth Development department announced the addition of three new participating partners in the Mission Possible challenge to certify 20,000 youth bowlers in 2014.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Albany Times Union
Team tournament gives area bowlers another option
In addition to the almost-weekly Huck Finn or Northern Bowlers Association events, Towne Academy begins its fourth annual $4,000-to-win team tournament Friday night.
San Mateo Daily Journal
Legendary determination: Billy Hardwick made his mark on Peninsula bowling
"I got a sense Billy Hardwick was a man who, once he set his mind to something, would let nothing get in his way," said Gianmarc Manzione, author of many bowling articles.
Even many older bowling alleys are accessible now.
Even many older bowling alleys are accessible now. Plus, it's an activity the whole family can do together.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Jim Zima bowling column: Perfect games run in Laurent family
After daughter Amy bowled a 300 last month, the entire family -- Tom, Mary, Amy and son Brian -- have perfect games to their credit.
Bobby Combs Century Doubles slated next Sunday at Sarasota Lanes
The Bobby Combs Century Doubles tournament series continues to be one of the most continuously popular bowling events in the Sarasota-Manatee County area, and the second such event of the current season is scheduled for next Sunday at Sarasota Lanes .
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Pin Tales: Bowling provides Avylla numerous traveling adventures
Every spring for the past 24 years Tony Avylla, 46, of New Bedford, traveled with friends and family to compete in the United States Bowling Congress annual tournaments.
St. Petersburg Times
Rec notebook: bowling and more bowling
Spring Hill Lanes had its 14th annual Spring Hill Singles Championship Tournament on Nov. 16, with 37 local bowlers vying for the top prize.