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Pluhowsky Wins Singles Gold at Pan Am Games
Jul 26, 2015

Terry Bigham USBC Communications TORONTO – Team USA’s Shannon Pluhowsky of Dayton, Ohio, captured the gold medal in women’s singles, and Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, New York, and Devin Bidwell of Wichita, Kansas, each earned bronze in the final bowling event of the Pan American Games on Saturday. Pluhowsky topped Aumi Guerra of the Dominican […]

Team USA Picks up Two Medals at Pan Am Games
Jul 24, 2015

Terry Bigham USBC Communications The United States picked up two medals in the doubles bowling competition at the Pan American Games on Thursday as the Team USA women claimed the silver medal, while the men’s team needed a mark in their final frame to earn the bronze. Team USA’s Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, N.Y., and […]

Team USA’s Johnson has Early Singles Lead at Pan Am Games
Jul 24, 2015

Terry Bigham USBC Communications Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, N.Y., took the early lead in the women’s division of singles qualifying at the Pan American Games on Friday. Johnson had games of 248, 237, 164, 213, 248 and 224 for a 1,334 total in the first six games of qualifying to lead the field while teammate […]

Pro Bowling
Shannon O’Keefe, Bill O’Neill Dominate Match Play to Win PBA-PWBA XF Striking Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles
Aug 2, 2015

Bill Vint Professional Bowlers Association Shannon O’Keefe of O’Fallon, Ill., and Bill O’Neill of Langhorne, Pa., won their first seven of eight matches Sunday to run away with the 16th annual PBA-PWBA Xtra Frame Striking Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles tournament title at Palace Lanes, repeating their title-winner performance of 2013. O’Keefe, an 11-time Team […]

Monacelli Wins 2015 USBC Senior Masters for Third Career PBA50 Tour Major Title
Aug 2, 2015

Matt Cannizzaro USBC Communications Amleto Monacelli capped off a week of throwing big shots when he needed them by delivering a strike in his final frame to claim the 2015 USBC Senior Masters title Sunday at The Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley. The USBC and PBA Hall of Famer defeated top seed Pete Weber twice – 192-190 […]

Lynda and Chris Barnes Take Qualifying Lead in PBA-PWBA XF Striking Against Breast Cancer Doubles.
Aug 2, 2015

Lynda and Chris Barnes of Double Oak, Texas, husband-and-wife teammates, doubles partners and occasional opponents since 1997, averaged a combined 214.6 over eight games to take the qualifying lead in the 16th annual PBA-PWBA Xtra Frame Striking Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles tournament Saturday at Palace Lanes. Lynda Barnes, a member of the United States Bowling […]


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History of Bowling
The Story of the National Bowling League
The Story of the National Bowling League

This four-part series, researched and written by Bowlers Journal International senior correspondent and resident historian J.R. Schmidt, originally appeared in the May, June, July and August 2015 issues of BJI. WELU GETS THE NOD OVER CARTER Almost anyone with an interest in bowling history has heard of the National Bowling League. The NBL was an […]

Business
Bloomington, Ill., Is Closed by Bowlmor AMF

AMF Circle Lanes in Bloomington, Ill., was closed down by Bowlmor AMF on Sunday. The center was built in 1959 with 32 lanes, and another pair was added in 1983. Nearby Pheasant Lanes is expected to absorb many of Circle Lanes’s league bowlers. Read more here: http://www.pantagraph.com/business/local/longtime-bloomington-bowling-alley-closes/article_c000c11e-f14a-5797-8c29-f298dd138eaf.html

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Bowler’s Ed Grants Awarded to Four Organizations
Bowler’s Ed Grants Awarded to Four Organizations

Bowler’s Ed grants have been awarded to a school district, two elementary schools, and a bowling association in the form of mobile bowling kits from International Bowling Campus Youth Development. The four mobile bowling kits each include six carpeted bowling lanes, rubberized balls and pins, and instructional DVDs to assist coaches and teachers in introducing […]

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Check Out the New Issue of Bowlers Journal Interactive!
Check Out the New Issue of Bowlers Journal Interactive!

We’re serving up a summer harvest of instructional tips in the June 2015 issue of Bowlers Journal Interactive, from some of the game’s greatest coaches and players. Also in this issue: Watch Turbo’s “Head Guard Dog” light up the lanes; meet the single pin that dared to defy the “world’s strongest bowler”; see Jason Belmonte […]

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