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Haugen Earns Top Berth in Scorpion Championship; Barrett Paces PBA World Championship Field

October 29th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Haugen Earns Top Berth in Scorpion Championship; Barrett Paces PBA World Championship Field

Three-time Professional Bowlers Association titlist Michael Haugen Jr. of Phoenix jumped from sixth to first in the final game Tuesday night to capture the top berth in the PBA Scorpion Championship in the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling Tuesday at South Point Bowling Center. Haugen, who entered the final qualifying round in 13th place, […]


Archer Withstands Emotional Night to Take No. 1 Seed on PBA Chameleon Championship Show

October 28th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Archer Withstands Emotional Night to Take No. 1 Seed on PBA Chameleon Championship Show

D.J. Archer of Friendswood, Texas, stumbled out of the gate, but righted himself quickly to take charge of the PBA Chameleon Championship, the third of four animal pattern events in GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI, Monday at South Point Bowling Center. Archer, a 34-year-old, 12-year veteran who is still trying for his first […]


Pickford to Make TV Debut as No. 1 Seed in PBA Viper Championship

October 27th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Pickford to Make TV Debut as No. 1 Seed in PBA Viper Championship

Connor Pickford of Charlotte, North Carolina, who has never finished higher than 14th in his abbreviated four-year Professional Bowlers Association Tour career, will make his national television debut as the top qualifier in the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI’s Viper Championship. Pickford, 22, averaged 230.57 for 14 games on the Viper lane condition […]


Allen is No. 1 Seed on PBA Cheetah Championship Show; Liz Johnson Makes History

October 26th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Allen is No. 1 Seed on PBA Cheetah Championship Show; Liz Johnson Makes History

Liz Johnson becomes first woman in PBA Tour history to appear on two PBA telecasts; she first appeared on the 2005 PBA Banquet Open show Dick Allen of Columbia, South Carolina, averaged 244.36.71 for 14 games Saturday to earn the top qualifying berth for the PBA Cheetah Championship presented by PBA Challenge Mobile Game as […]


Monacelli, Williams Lead Field of PBA Challenge Finalists

October 25th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Monacelli, Williams Lead Field of PBA Challenge Finalists

PBA Hall of Famers Amleto Monacelli of Venezuela and Walter Ray Williams Jr. of Oxford, Florida, advanced to the finals of the PBA Challenge, a made-for-ESPN special event, as the GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI got underway Friday at South Point Bowling Center. Monacelli and Williams finished one-two in an eight-game match play […]


WBT Finals to Feature Experimental Scoring System

October 23rd, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

WBT Finals to Feature Experimental Scoring System

International task force develops fast-paced, easy-to-understand format for match play competition Athletes and bowling fans around the world will be introduced to a proposed new scoring system for competitive bowling during the World Bowling Tour (WBT) Men’s and Women’s Finals in Las Vegas on November 2. The experimental scoring system for competitive bowling is the […]


WSOB VI Set to Kick Off With PBA Challenge Qualifiers

October 22nd, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

WSOB VI Set to Kick Off With PBA Challenge Qualifiers

The GEICO PBA World Series of Bowling VI gets underway Friday, Oct. 24 with live Xtra Frame coverage of the PBA Challenge presented by the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame qualifying rounds that will provide fans with a snapshot of PBA’s diversity and star power competing to make an ESPN show. The PBA […]


Glass, Peters, Wilt Elected to PBA Hall of Fame

October 20th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

Glass, Peters, Wilt Elected to PBA Hall of Fame

Bob Glass, a dominant player during a 10-year career on the PBA50 Tour; former Microsoft executive Chris Peters, who played a key role as a new owner in reviving the Professional Bowlers Association, and Barb Wilt, the longest-tenured employee in PBA history, have been elected to the PBA Hall of Fame. Induction ceremonies will be […]


USBC, BPAA Reveal Further Details on PWBA “Re-Launch”

October 16th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

USBC, BPAA Reveal Further Details on PWBA “Re-Launch”

The United States Bowling Congress and the Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America held a conference call for media members yesterday to address their recent announcement of an initiative to “re-launch” the Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour, which dissolved in 2003 under financial strain. That story, released early in the evening on Friday, Oct. 10, stated […]


“Action” Jackson, Chris Barnes to Bowl $10,000 Winner-Take-All Match at WSOB VI

October 16th, 2014 by GIANMARC MANZIONE | Comments Off

“Action” Jackson, Chris Barnes to Bowl $10,000 Winner-Take-All Match at WSOB VI

JT “Action” Jackson, who earned his nickname by bowling “action” with his comedian friends in Los Angeles, has challenged 17-time PBA Tour champion Chris Barnes of Double Oak, Texas, to a one-game, All-In Showdown match that will be webcast live on PBA’s Xtra Frame online bowling channel on Friday, Oct. 24, from South Point Bowling […]



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