PBA Announces First Half of the 2021 Tour Schedule on FOX

2021 PBA Tour to Feature Five Majors and Brand-New Events New York, NY – Today, the Professional Bowlers Association announced the first half of the 2021 PBA Tour, featuring five majors and brand-new events when it returns to Fox Sports on Sunday, Jan. 24. The 2021 PBA Tour kicks off Friday, Jan. 15 with the PBA Players […]

BOWLING PROGRAMS AT TWO HIGH SCHOOLS RECEIVE $2,500 GRANTS

ARLINGTON, Texas – Two high school bowling programs recently were awarded $2,500 grants through the High School Assistance Grant Program, part of the Youth Education Services (YES) Fund. The High School Grant Program accepts applications from schools that can show a financial need for their bowling program because of budget cuts or other changes, or schools […]

Marshall Kent Moves To Big Bowling

Airway Heights, Washington – Big Bowling is proud to announce the addition of Marshall Kent to the Big Bowling Pro Staff. Kent, a 4-time Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) Champion, and 10-time member of Team USA joins Rhino Page (Airway Heights, Washington), Andrew Cain (Phoenix, Arizona) & Pontus Andersson (Sweden) as part of the Big Bowling Professional Staff. […]

PRELIMINARY USBC RESEARCH SHOWS STRING PINSETTER PINFALL STATISTICALLY DIFFERENT

ARLINGTON, Texas – The United States Bowling Congress released a preliminary research report as part of a comprehensive scoring study of string pinsetters. A full data report is published on BOWL.com. Click HERE to see it now. The research data shows string pinsetters yield a lower strike percentage and leave a higher percentage of multi-pin spare combinations, compared […]

BPAA CANCELS MID-WINTER BOWLING SUMMIT IN NASHVILLE

Arlington, Texas – The Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America (BPAA) today announced the cancellation of its annual Mid-Winter Bowling Summit in Nashville, Tenn. scheduled for January 17-19, 2021 at the Omni Hotel. Due to a growing number of cases of COVID-19 nationally, CDC forecasts for a surge post-holidays, and overall health and safety guidelines, the […]

Amanda Vermilyea Plotting Inspiring Comeback on PWBA Tour

Plenty of talented female competitors have dreamed of trying their luck on the PWBA Tour. But Amanda Vermilyea is no ordinary dreamer. Her debut on Junior Team USA in 2003 was the first of eight combined appearances on Team USA between the junior and adult squads. She won national titles with the Nebraska Huskers in 2004 […]

PWBA SEASON PREVIEW: POWER RANKINGS

The unscientific science of ranking teams or players based on performance is a standard in nearly every sport. The Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour will be no different in 2021. We now present to you our preseason power rankings for the 2021 PWBA Tour season! We’ll be rolling these out all season, and the best […]