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  1. Ray Edwards wins PBA50 regional as Brian LeClair withdrawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    Edwards, 53, who won PBA50 East Region Player of the Year honors in 2016, emerged from the eight-game round-robin final with a 12-pin edge over Rick Graham of Lancaster, Pa. It was the first Professional Bowlers Association event to be held in the immediate Capital Region since 2006, when an open regional was held at the since-closed Bowlers Club in Latham.

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  2. Opening a new lane: News debuts bowling columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Welcome to my new column on bowling in Hutchinson. My goal is to inform the community on the bowling that happens here in town with weekly updates from leagues, recognition of outstanding bowling, what's happening at the Alley, and some basic tips that can help with everyday recreational bowling to maybe help you score a little better.

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  3. Vicki Prevost: Landmark decision leads to partnership between bowling organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When I was in Nashville last June attending Bowling Proprietors' Association of America's Bowl Expo, I went on the side to an annual meeting as director for the International Bowling Media Association . Partway through the meeting, Tom Clark, Professional Bowling Association CEO and commissioner, visited us.

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  4. 2017 PWBA Player and Rookie of the Year Awards presentedWith the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Bowl

    For the third consecutive year, Liz Johnson of Deerfield, Illinois, was named Professional Women's Bowling Association Player of the Year, and the 2017 Rookie of the Year honor went to Poland's Daria Pajak. Johnson put together a dream season that included three titles, two of which were majors - the Go Bowling PWBA Players Championship and U.S. Women's Open.

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  5. Woodland Bowl in Indianapolis to Host GoBowling! PBA 60th Anniversary ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Woodland Bowl in Indianapolis, the only bowling center in America that has hosted every Professional Bowlers Association major championship tournament over the years, has been selected as the site for a new event that will celebrate the organization's 60-year history: the GoBowling! PBA 60th Anniversary Classic. The new tournament, which will be open to all PBA members, will be held between Tuesday, Feb. 13, and Sunday, Feb. 18, when ESPN will televise the stepladder finals live at 1 p.m. EDT.

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  6. O'Keefe 'Overwhelmed' by PWBA Tour Championship WinRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    For the third time in her career, Shannon O'Keefe found herself in tears on the television set of a major bowling championship, but this time it was as the winner of the 2017 Smithfield Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour Championship, the first major title of her career. The 38-year-old right-hander struck six times in the first seven frames of the title match against Kelly Kulick on Wednesday, and claimed her sixth PWBA Tour title by a 222-203 margin.

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  7. Shannon O'Keefe wins 2017 Smithfield PWBA Tour ChampionshipShannon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bowl

    Bracket RICHMOND, Va. - For the third time in her career, Shannon O'Keefe of O'Fallon, Illinois, found herself in tears on the television set of a major bowling championship, but this time it was as the winner of the 2017 Smithfield Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour Championship , the first major title of her career.

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  8. Tournament of Champions Heading Back to Riviera Lanes in 2018Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    The Professional Bowlers Association will return to historic AMF Riviera Lanes in suburban Akron, Ohio, for the 2018 PBA Tournament of Champions, February 5-11, as part of the organization's 60th anniversary celebration, PBA CEO and Commissioner Tom Clark announced today. Riviera Lanes, the home of PBA's TOC from 1966 through 1994, provided the setting for many of the most memorable tournaments in PBA history.

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  9. Final Four Emerge in Smithfield PWBA Tour ChampionshipRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    The wait finally is over for Liz Johnson of Deerfield, Illinois, and Kelly Kulick of Union, New Jersey, as their opponents for the final round of the 2017 Smithfield Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour Championship now are set. CBS Sports Network will televise the semifinals and title match of the PWBA Tour Championship on Wednesday at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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  10. Semifinalists set at 2017 Smithfield PWBA Tour ChampionshipShannon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Bowl

    Bracket RICHMOND, Va. - The wait finally is over for Liz Johnson of Deerfield, Illinois, and Kelly Kulick of Union, New Jersey, as their opponents for the final round of the 2017 Smithfield Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour Championship now are set.

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  11. O'Keefe among contenders at 2017 Smithfield PWBA Tour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Bowl

    Bracket RICHMOND, Va. - Shannon O'Keefe of O'Fallon, Illinois, has had an up-and-down year on the Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour, but she has gotten more comfortable and more confident as the season has gone on.

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  12. Pete Dougherty: PBA's return attracts area seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    A chance to compete with the best senior professionals in the Northeast has spurred many Capital Region pros to sign up for this weekend's PBA50 Towne Bowling Academy Open. The Professional Bowlers Association returns to the area after an 11-year absence with the Towne tournament, which has two qualifying squads Saturday and the finals Sunday.

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  13. Hurricane Harvey a Sobering Experience for Texas Bowling CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... got through the storm without his house in Katy taking in any water, but he said the 17-mile drive to a Houston-area bowling center at which he normally practices felt just as hopeless as a four-hour search for gasoline. "I like to practice three or ...

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  14. A fond farewell to 'Chick'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... Her husband's military service fostered in Chick Kirk a desire to help veterans, which she fulfilled by organizing bowling fundraisers through the Citrus Belt Association of the United States Bowling Congress (USBC). She volunteered at the VA Loma ...

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  15. Junior Team USA ready for 2017 PABCON Youth ChampionshipsEight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Bowl

    Being part of the Team USA program is a family tradition for Brandon Biondo of Carpentersville, Illinois, and he hopes to add to the Biondo legacy next week when he makes his international debut as part of the Junior Team USA contingent at the 2017 Pan American Bowling Confederation Youth Championships . Biondo, the son of former Team USA members Joey and Vince Biondo, is one of eight Junior Team USA players headed to Bol Obispado in Monterrey, Mexico, where the PABCON Youth Championships will be held from Sept.

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  16. 16-Player Field Finalized for Smithfield PWBA Tour ChampionshipRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2017 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    The final major of the season is up for grabs as 16 of the top players on the Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour will vie for the season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship title, Sept. 3-6 at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Virginia.

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  17. Champions named at 2017 Bowling.com Youth Open ChampionshipsUSBC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Bowl

    ARLINGTON, Texas - United States Bowling Congress Youth members from across the country have been recognized as champions based on their performance at the 2017 Bowling.com Youth Open Championships . The 2017 event was held at Game of Mentor in Mentor, Ohio, on July 13-14, 21-24 and 29-30.

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  18. The Brands of Ebonite International extend sponsorship of Junior Gold ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Bowl

    The Brands of Ebonite International have extended their sponsorship agreement with International Bowling Campus Youth Development to remain presenting sponsor of the Junior Gold Championships through 2020. The Brands of Ebonite - Ebonite, Track, Hammer, and Columbia 300 - had agreed on a two-year sponsorship deal that started in 2017 and, following this year's Junior Gold Championships in Cleveland, made the decision to exercise its two-year option for the 2019 and 2020 events.

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  19. McEwan wins 2017 Nationwide PWBA Rochester OpenDanielle McEwan of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Bowl

    After falling short in two recent opportunities to win the third title of her Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour career, Danielle McEwan of Stony Point, New York, finally was able to find the winner's circle in the last standard event of the 2017 season. The 25-year-old right-hander topped fellow Team USA member Shannon Pluhowsky of Dayton, Ohio, 226-224, to win the 2017 Nationwide PWBA Rochester Open.

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  20. PBA Extends Partnership Agreement with HotelPlanner.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... tournaments. Founded in 1958, the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) is the premier major league of bowling in the world with more than 3,000 members representing over 27 countries. PBA's multi-level competition program each year includes the ...

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