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DJ Archer, Bob Learn Jr. Throw Key Strikes to Win PBA-PBA50 South Shore Doubles Titles

August 9th, 2015  |  Published in Pro Bowling

HAMMOND, Ind. – DJ Archer of Friendswood, Texas, and PBA50 partner Bob Learn Jr. of Erie, Pa., used critically-place strikes to defeat EJ Tackett of Huntington, Ind., and PBA Hall of Famer Walter Ray Williams Jr. of Oxford, Fla., 213-206, to win the PBA-PBA50 South Shore Doubles presented by DV8 at Olympia Lanes Saturday. Archer earned […]

4th Annual IBMHF Xtravaganza Nets $38,000 for Hall of Fame

June 13th, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News

Al and Yogi Wammes from Bowling Green, Ohio, are the champions of the 4th Annual Xtravaganza, held at Red Rock Lanes in Las Vegas’s Red Rock Resort May 29-June 1. They took home a check for $3,000. When they are not bowling, the Wammes operate Al-Mar Lanes, a 16-lane center in Bowling Green. The big […]

PBA Spare Shots: Sizzling Summer Schedule on Tap for PBA Competitors, Fans

June 5th, 2015  |  Published in Pro Bowling

The summer of 2015 is about to become one of the most competitive in years for PBA members, with five exclusive Xtra Frame tournaments, the first four of seven PWBA Regionals, a number of PBA50 Tour events, a full calendar of traditional PBA standard/PBA50/PWBA Regional Challenge qualifying events, and a significant international tournament in Japan. […]

Sites Set for USA Bowling Regional Tournaments

June 4th, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News

Starting this fall, USA Bowling will hold 16 regional youth events to determine teams that will advance to the first USA Bowling national tournament in 2016. International Bowling Campus Youth Development started USA Bowling as a team-based youth program to introduce youngsters to bowling. USA Bowling follows the same structure as other youth sports by […]

USBC Inducts Five into Hall of Fame

May 1st, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News, Pro Bowling

Five new members of the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame had their accomplishments celebrated Wednesday night as they earned bowling’s ultimate honor. Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, New York, Larry Laub of Lincoln, California, Gus Yannaras of Waukesha, Wisconsin, Sam Lantto of Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and the late Fritzie Rahn of Chicago were formally […]

Bowling Industry Unites to Launch Nationwide Youth Initiative

March 11th, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News, Pro Bowling

The Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) and Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA) have teamed with the International Bowling Campus Youth Development and Strike Ten Entertainment to launch a new league program that encourages kids nationwide to Bowl Like a Girl! or Bowl Like a Boy! The industry-wide youth bowling initiative, which is open to youth bowlers […]

Layoffs Confirmed, Strategic Plans to Be Unveiled at Ebonite

February 27th, 2015  |  Published in Business

There have been layoffs this week at Ebonite International, the Hopkinsville, Ky.-based manufacturer of bowling balls and other bowling equipment. Through postings on their Facebook pages, Bowlers Journal has confirmed the layoffs of ball designer Ron Hickland and Group Marketing Director-Communications Bugsy Kelly. Multiple sources also say that Group Marketing Director Ed Gallagher was included […]

Turbo Tech Collegiate Expo Adds Sponsors

February 20th, 2015  |  Published in Business, Clinic

The 5th annual Turbo Tech Collegiate Expo is set for July 8-10 at Town & Country Lanes in Joliet, Ill. This year, more sponsors than ever before are getting involved in this college-recruiting event. Sponsors returning for 2015 include: • 900 Global • Bowlers Journal International magazine • Brunswick • Columbia 300 • Dexter • […]

2015 PWBA Tour Schedule Announced

February 17th, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News, Pro Bowling

The Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour will re-launch in 2015 featuring seven regular-season events, three nationally televised majors and stops from coast to coast. The PWBA Tour schedule will kick off with the United States Bowling Congress Queens from May 13-19 and conclude with the PWBA Tour Championship from Sept. 10-13. “The dream now is […]

2015 PBA50 Tour to Feature Expanded Coverage, New Formats

February 4th, 2015  |  Published in Breaking News, Pro Bowling

The PBA begins its 12-tournament 2015 PBA50 Tour season in April with expanded Xtra Frame coverage, a new match play format and a new PBA/PBA50 Tour doubles event. Also, for the third consecutive year, a season-long point competition will qualify the top eight PBA50 Tour players for the PBA Challenge which will be conducted during […]

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