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  1. Kent Outlasts Barnes in Championship Match To Win Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma OpenRead the original story

    Monday Jul 3 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    In a title match that featured five lead changes, Marshall Kent of Yakima, Wash., outlasted 18-time PBA Tour winner Chris Barnes of Double Oak, Texas, to win the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open Sunday for his second title of the season and fourth of his career. With both players struggling to start the match, Kent fired four consecutive strikes in the ninth and 10th frames to defeat Barnes, 194-188, during the ESPN telecast contested on two specially-installed lanes in the Grand Hotel Event Center for his first win on national television.

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  2. Poppler No. 1 Seed for PWBA Detroit Open Show, Liz Johnson Makes 7th Show of 2017Read the original story

    Monday Jul 3 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Birgit Poppler may have been nearly 5,000 miles from Germany, but she felt right at home at Boardwalk Bowl on her way to the top seed for the finals of the 2017 Professional Women's Bowling Association Orlando Open. The 30-year-old right-hander found success at the 80-lane bowling center nearly a decade ago and used that experience to find to comfort while averaging more than 221 against some of the best bowlers in the world over 24 games this weekend.

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  3. Bowling: Kent edges Barnes for PBA Oklahoma Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | NewsOK.com

    Marshall Kent earned his second title of the season after winning the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open on Sunday. Kent topped Chris Barnes 194-188 after both players struggled early in the match.

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  4. PBA's No. 1 still rolling; Tackett gets 3rd win in '17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Journal Gazette

    ... the nation and one of the best bowlers in the world, a member of the IPFW golf team before opting to commit to pro bowling full time. When he won Player of the Year in 2016, after voting by his peers and media, it ended Belmonte's string of three ...

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  5. Louisiana bowler connects for 300 game at 2017 USBC Open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Bowl

    The city of Las Vegas has hosted some of best highlights of Butch Cormier's 27-year United States Bowling Congress Open Championships career, and the Lafayette, Louisiana, resident now can add a perfect game to that collection. The 46-year-old right-hander finished his singles set at the South Point Bowling Plaza with 12 consecutive strikes for the ninth 300 of this year's event and moved into fifth place in Regular Singles with a 778 series.

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  6. Johnson ready for homecoming at 2017 PWBA Orlando OpenPast PWBA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Bowl

    ... turned out, Johnson's trek north led her to a life- and game-changing happy place called Boardwalk Bowl, an 80-lane bowling center built inside of an old Walmart, that became her home away from home for the next six years. Now, 15 years since ...

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  7. Marshall Kent Tied for Early Lead in PBA Oklahoma OpenRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Zulmazran Zulkifli of Malaysia, a relatively recent convert to the two-handed bowling style, averaged 234.8 to tie for the first round lead in the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort PBA Oklahoma Open Tuesday at FireLake Bowling Center. Kent and Zulfkifli both bowled a 1,879 eight-game pinfall total to lead the 91-player field on the PBA's 32-foot Wolf pattern lane condition.

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  8. Indiana's E.J. Tackett Wins Inaugural Main Event PBA Tour Finals TitleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... PBA Tour heads into the second half of season. Next up is the Grand Casino Hotel & Resort Oklahoma Open at FireLake Bowling Center in Shawnee, Okla., which will conclude Saturday and Sunday with a unique nine-player, two-day live ESPN stepladder ...

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  9. Arizona bowler joins 50-Year Club at USBC Women's ChampionshipsLorie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Bowl

    By Scott Simon and Aaron Smith USBC Communications BATON ROUGE, La. - Lorie Perry of Tucson, Arizona, celebrated a milestone appearance in one of her favorite United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships host cities as she became the latest bowler to join the tournament's 50-Year Club.

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  10. Huntington's Tackett wins PBA Main Event Tour FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Huntington Native EJ Tackett beat Jason Belmonte on Tuesday, outscoring him 666-628 over three games and claiming the title a the Main Event PBA Tour Finals. Congrats to Huntington's E.J. Tackett, winner of the PBA Tour Finals tonight in Orlando, his 8th career PBA title

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  11. Tackett pockets $30,000 with PBA winRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Journal Gazette

    E.J. Tackett of Huntington continued his sterling young career on the Professional Bowlers Association tour with a 666-628 victory over Jason Belmonte in the final of the Main Event PBA Tour Finals in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday.

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  12. Illinois bowler joins 50-Year Club at 2017 USBC Open ChampionshipsJim ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Bowl

    By Matt Cannizzaro and Brian Hirsch USBC Communications LAS VEGAS - The 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships soon will come to a close at the South Point Bowling Plaza, but before the pin decks go dark, there was time to welcome one more bowler into the event's 50-Year Club. Jim Gochis of Ivanhoe, Illinois, became the newest member of the elite club Monday as he made his way to the championship lanes with his wife, Betty, and their grandchildren, James and Jordyn, by his side.

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  13. Cambridge Credit Counseling Joins USBC Member Rewards ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 27 | PRWeb

    Cambridge is a non-profit agency that has been providing financial education and debt management services to consumers nationwide for over 20 years. Cambridge Credit Counseling has joined the United States Bowling Congress Member Rewards program to offer USBC members ways to manage their credit card debt, student loan debt plus many additional financial counseling services.

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  14. TONIGHT on CBS Sports Network: Tackett Battles Belmo in PBA Tour Finals Championship MatchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Reigning PBA Player of the Year E.J. Tackett of Huntington, Ind., will meet Australia's Jason Belmonte in the three-game total pinfall match to decide the title in the inaugural Main Event PBA Tour Finals, the Professional Bowlers Association's newest showcase event, Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. EDT on CBS Sports Network. The PBA Tour Finals will air following a one-game contest between Group One runner-up Jesper Svensson of Sweden and Group Two runner-up Tommy Jones of Simpsonville, S.C., to decide third- and fourth-place in the elite eight-player tournament.

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  15. Grand Rapids bowler celebrates 50 years of national tournament participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | MLive.com

    Marilyn Davidson poses in front of a quilt featuring shirts with sponsor logos on them from her decades of bowling. Lane conditions and other aspects of the tournament have changed since then -- and yes, Davidson is old enough to remember when there were human pin setters -- but one thing has not changed.

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  16. Lowe: Taking a look at Louisiana bowlers at the USBC Women's ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Advocate

    ... team is No. 39 at 2,218 (Deidra Johnson, LaKeya Smith-Anthony, Tristan Senegal, Teneshia Fitzgerald). The Dolls with Bowling Balls team from Baton Rouge is T74 and Lafayette's Cajun Strikes are No. 83. In doubles, there are two top-20 teams with ...

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  17. Liz Johnson Wins 2017 Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship for 9th MajorRead the original story

    Monday Jun 26 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer Liz Johnson of Deerfield, Illinois, once again confirmed her dominance on the Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour by climbing the stepladder to win the 2017 Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship. The 43-year-old right-hander opened the championship match Sunday at The Ashwaubenon Bowling Alley with six consecutive spares before striking on five of her last six shots to outdistance top seed Kelly Kulick of Union, New Jersey, 228-205.

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  18. Hall of Famer rolls to title in AshwaubenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    43 year old Liz Johnson of Illinois, already inducted into the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame, added another title to her resume by winning the Professional Women's Bowling Association Go Bowling Championship at the Ashwaubenon Lanes on ...

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  19. Rookie Matt Sanders Wins PBA Xtra Frame Billy Hardwick Memorial Open for First PBA TitleRead the original story

    Monday Jun 26 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Matt Sanders, a 23-year-old rookie from Evansville, Ind., bowling in his third national tournament as a member, defeated Brian LeClair of Delmar, N.Y., 243-237, to win the Professional Bowlers Association's Xtra Frame Billy Hardwick Memorial Open presented by Chris Hardwick at Billy Hardwick's All Star Lanes. Sanders, who had his best PBA finish a week ago when he lost to Craig Nidiffer of Trenton, Mich., 279-268, in the PBA Greater Marion Central Open title match in Marion, Ohio.

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  20. Florida bowler takes Regular Singles lead at 2017 USBC Open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Bowl

    Ron Jacobson of Jupiter, Florida, never pictured himself as being the player in position to win a title at the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships , but rather as a supportive teammate ready to help others succeed. The focus changed for Jacobson during his singles set at the 2017 event as the path to the pocket became clear for the 56-year-old right-hander.

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