Bowling News


1.24.2014

SANDELIN, WEBER NAMED IBMA SENIOR BOWLERS OF THE YEAR

International Bowling Media Association (IBMA) President Joan Romeo announced Lucy Sandelin, Tampa, FL, and Pete Weber, St. Ann, MO, have been elected Senior Bowlers of the Year for 2013 by a vote of members of the bowling media group.
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1.9.2014

CHRIS BARNES WINS TEAM USA TRIALS, WORLD CUP BERTH

PBA star Chris Barnes of Double Oak, Texas, and Brittni Hamilton of Woodridge, N.J., claimed the 2014 men’s and women’s USBC Team USA Trials titles at The Orleans in Las Vegas Wednesday, earning the right to represent the United States in the 50th anniversary QubicaAMF World Cup later in 2014.
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1.6.2014

ESPN Airs 27th Round1 Japan Cup Finals Sunday, Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. ET

The PBA Tour moves across the Pacific for its traditional stop in Japan when ESPN airs the finals of the 27th Round1 Japan Cup from Tokyo’s Minami Suna Round1 Bowling Center Sunday, Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. ET.
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1.3.2014

SUNDAY ON ESPN: World Bowling Tour Finals at 1 p.m. ET

World Tenpin Bowling Association World Bowling Tour Men’s and Women’s Finals presented by PBA. Sixth event of World Series of Bowling V will air on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 1 p.m. ET.
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1.3.2014

PBA player of the year to be announced live on XTRA FRAME

The 2012-13 Chris Schenkel PBA Player of the Year winner will be announced live on PBA’s exclusive online bowling channel, Xtra Frame, on Friday, Jan. 17, at 5 p.m. ET.
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12.20.2013

PBA Tournament of Champions Moves to Detroit in January

The 2014 Professional Bowlers Association Barbasol Tournament of Champions will move to Thunderbowl Lanes in Allen Park, Mich., beginning Jan. 18 and concluding with a live ESPN telecast at noon ET on Sunday, Jan. 26, the PBA announced Friday.
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12.6.2013

PBA Viper Championship to be televised Sunday, December 8th

The Viper telecast also features the second of four PBA League skills challenges called “Time to Strike” in which PBA League franchise players Belmonte, Barnes, Sean Rash, Mike Fagan, Bill O’Neill, Pete Weber, Osku Palermaa and Norm Duke attempt to throw as many strikes as possible in 90 seconds. The player with the most strikes in 90 seconds wins this leg of the challenge.
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12.2.2013

Clara Guerrero only third woman ever to advance to televised championship

Clara Guerrero, only the third woman ever to advance to the nationally-televised championship round of a PBA Tour event, made a short-lived, but exciting appearance. The 31-year-old former Wichita State University star – now married and an American citizen living not far from Malott in Pflugerville – took a 15-pin lead over Malott into the eighth frame of the opening match. But Malott finished with a string of five strikes to eliminate Guerrero, 214-208, and exorcise a personal demon.
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11.25.2013

PBA Tour on ESPN Returns with Landmark PBA Cheetah Championship Dec. 1

Blue oil, woman finalist Clara Guerrero, PBA League Challenge and two PBA Hall of Famers highlight first telecast from PBA World Series of Bowling V
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11.21.2013

PBA charitable activites help worthy causes across America

Over the course of the past 12 months, in addition to ongoing activities over the years, Professional Bowlers Associations tournaments under PBA Tour, PBA50 Tour and PBA Regional banners have contributed significantly to charitable causes across America.
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