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  1. Pete Couture, USBC and PBA Hall of Famer, dies at 73Pete Couture of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Bowl

    Pete Couture of Cocoa, Florida, a United States Bowling Congress and Professional Bowlers Association Hall of Famer, died Saturday at his home. He was 73. Couture enjoyed a long and successful career on the PBA Tour, where he won five titles, but he truly excelled as a senior competitor, including a pair of wins at the USBC Senior Masters in 1998 and 2002, making him one of seven two-time winners at the premier tournament for USBC members age 50 and older.

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  2. Rick Peterson: Who's up next for Topeka Shawnee County Hall of Fame?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    ... all-around sports women during her career, winning numerous city and state titles in softball, basketball and bowling. Fairbank was No. 39 on The C-J's Top 100 list. 8. PETE GOERING - Goering, who died in 2009 after a battle with cancer, had a long, ...

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  3. Burien man sues 3 bowling associations over alleged sex abuse by his former coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Seattle Times

    A trio of bowling organizations are being sued for allegedly failing to protect a young male bowler from the predatory behavior of his coach, who has been criminally charged with molesting another young bowler and photographing the sex abuse. The lawsuit filed last monthon behalf of a now-24-year-old Burien man names as defendants the United States Bowling Congress, the World Tenpin Bowling Association and the Northwest Challenge League, previously known as the Puget Sound Travel League.

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  4. New York bowler achieves perfection at 2018 USBC Open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Bowl

    By Matt Cannizzaro and Casey Smith USBC Communications SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Thirteen seems to be a lucky number for Richard Clark of Johnson City, New York, who rolled his 13th career 300 game and became the 13th bowler to achieve perfection at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships . The 51-year-old right-hander, who made his fourth tournament appearance this year, had a short one-hour drive to Syracuse, which made the decision to bowl in the 2018 USBC Open Championships very easy.

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  5. PBA Hall of Famer Pete Couture Dead at Age 73Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... association titles in Maine and Connecticut. He was inducted into the Central Connecticut and Connecticut State Bowling Association Halls of Fame in 1993, and the USBC Hall of Fame in 2004. In addition to his two USBC Senior Masters titles, he had ...

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  6. Tackett Leads Parkside Lanes OpenRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    EJ Tackett of Huntington, Ind., rolled the only 300 game in the opening round to lead a group dominated by rising 20-something stars after the first eight qualifying games in the Professional Bowlers Association's Xtra Frame Parkside Lanes Open Saturday. Tackett, a nine-time PBA Tour champion and already a former PBA Player of the Year at age 25, took advantage of his 300 game and 200 bonus pins to finish the eight-game round with a 2,086 pinfall total and an 87-pin lead over 26-year-old Canadian left-hander Graham Fach.

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  7. California bowlers take Sapphire, Amethyst leads at 2018 USBC Women's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Bowl

    By Tony Contini and Ryne Navarro USBC Communications RENO, Nev. - The state of California was well represented on the lanes Saturday at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships as bowlers from The Golden State took the lead in Sapphire All-Events and Amethyst Doubles.

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  8. Vicki Prevost: James Bessette settled in for the Summer at Wonder Bowl after two 300 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... summer I like to bowl some place different. I know Joey Nereu (summer league director) from NEBA (New England Bowling Association) and know that he runs a tight ship, so, I thought I'd give it (Wonder Bowl) a try this summer.” Out of the ...

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  9. Oriole Adam Jones, Bowler Danny Wiseman Exchange Baseball, Bowling BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | CBS Local

    It's WJZ Maryland's News Station. Click here for WJZ news stories Contact us with your tips, questions, comments & concerns! WJZ-TV anchors and reporters Send us your weather and news photos Find out what is on WJZ-TV! Address: WJZ-TV 3725 Malden Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21211 Directions: [] Oriole Adam Jones, Bowler Danny Wiseman Exchange Baseball, Bowling Ball Two local sports legends met Saturday to make an epic trade.

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  10. FloBowling Makes its Debut Today with Parkside Lanes OpenRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2018 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... free content on FloBowling.com which includes features on Walter Ray Williams Jr. 's experimentation with two-handed bowling, Sean Rash 's behind-the-scenes role with the XF Parkside Lanes Open; Andrew Anderson 's breakout season as a second-year ...

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  11. Virginia bowlers cruise into Ruby Doubles lead at 2018 USBC Women's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Bowl

    By Ryne Navarro and Aaron Smith USBC Communications RENO, Nev. - Although Sheila Cole of North Chesterfield, Virginia, and Mary Pugh of Richmond, Virginia, weren't originally slated to be doubles partners at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Women's Championships , they quickly found chemistry as a pair and moved into the lead in Ruby Doubles.

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  12. Maryland bowler achieves perfection at 2018 USBC Open ChampionshipsBJ ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Bowl

    By Matt Cannizzaro and Christine Nichols USBC Communications SYRACUSE, N.Y. - BJ Curtis of Cumberland, Maryland, became the 12th bowler to achieve perfection at the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships . The 34-year-old right-hander connected for 12 consecutive strikes in his first game of singles Thursday at the Oncenter Convention Center, and he followed the 300 with games of 171 and 215 for a 686 series.

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  13. Erin McCarthy Takes Lead in U.S. Women's OpenRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2018 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Erin McCarthy, who captured her first Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour title two weeks ago, seemingly always finds a way to work her way into contention, having made the stepladder finals in two majors. At the U.S. Women's Open this week, McCarthy has quietly worked her way up the standings and Thursday night posted a 6-2 record in the opening round of match play to snag the lead.

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  14. What could go wrong? Here's a short list #bowling #NENCsportsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    ... at the foul line is one of the greatest barriers to being consistent with your shot. Even at my highest point of bowling, my balance was so bad that I had a little skip at the end of my delivery from not being able to slide. To help young bowlers ...

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  15. Ron Jacobson won't repeat in Regular Singles at 2018 USBC Open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | Bowl

    By Matt Cannizzaro and Casey Smith USBC Communications SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Ron Jacobson of Jupiter, Florida, came into the 2018 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships looking to become the first person in the tournament's 115-year history to repeat as the Regular Singles champion. There was a lot of anticipation heading into the title defense, which began with a special march to the lanes Saturday at the Oncenter Convention Center, followed by the presentation of his championship watch.

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  16. Jordan Richard Wins First Career Title at PWBA Greater Harrisburg OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    In just her fourth career Professional Women's Bowling Association Tour event, Jordan Richard of Tipton, Michigan, rolled to a dominating win Saturday at the PWBA Greater Harrisburg Open. Richard earned the top seed through qualifying and defeated eight-time PWBA Tour champion Shannon O'Keefe of O'Fallon, Illinois, in the title match at ABC West Lanes, 222-194.

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  17. Tweedle strikes way to high seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | The Victoria Advocate

    Justin Tweedle had an up and down fall bowling season with good scores being too infrequent for his liking. Thursday night, during the Rolling Thunder league, he found his timing and rolled a 28 strike, three clean game series of 734.

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  18. Pin Tales: Best junior bowlers honored at 30th annual awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... aged out of juniors. The Tobertga family was presented a plaque as a show of appreciation for their three decades of bowling in the program. Including the Tobertga's, there were 254 bowlers, family and friends present to share in the 2017-18 season ...

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  19. USBC adjusts timeline for new bowling ball specificationsAfter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | Bowl

    After reviewing feedback from industry partners, the United States Bowling Congress Equipment and Specifications Committee has revised the implementation dates for the new bowling ball specifications announced earlier this year. The Equipment and Specifications Committee determined the specification allowing increases in static weights for bowling balls without balance holes will begin this fall to allow for a smoother transition for bowlers.

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  20. Varsity Awards: Alana Wolfberg, Joey Silva win top athlete honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Pat Costello guided the Oviedo girls to an undefeated regular season and the program's second consecutive state bowling championship. The Lions coach is legendary in the sport and is a member of both the U.S. Bowling Congress and the Professional ...

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