Midwest Collegiate Bowling Experience & Expo

The Midwest Collegiate Bowling Experience & Expo was held at Mermaid Entertainment & Event Center in Mounds View, Minnesota on November 12, 2023.  The tournament had a total of 109 youth bowlers. Congratulations to Brandon Schmid, Jenna Rieder and Kody Birmes (all U18) for winning the Junior Gold spots. Junior Gold will be held in Detroit, […]

December 11, 2016 USBA College Combine Results

The USBA Tournament Series / College Combine event was held at Mermaid Entertainment in Mounds View, Minnesota on December 11, 2016. The tournament had 110 entries and awarded $3385 in scholarships in 11 different flight categories. USBA also qualified 6 more for 2017 Jr Gold. Congratulations to Erik Ludden, Joseph Schwab, Autumn Forrester, Hannah Middaugh, […]

Oct 30, 2016 USBA Tournament Flight Series Results

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][row] The USBA Tournament Series rolled into Riverboat Lanes in Wabasha, Minnesota on October 30, 2016. The tournament had 43 entries and awarded $1,165 in scholarships in 4 different flight categories and another $119 in brackets for a total of $1,284 in scholarships. The “Flight System” is a new and exciting format that eliminates the need for […]

Sport Bowling vs League Bowling

Sport Bowling or Challenge leagues use oil patterns to provide the same type of lane conditions used on the professional level and in international competitions. A few things to note about Sport patterns: Sport or Challenge patterns typically have an oil ratio of 4:1 The lower the oil ratio, the more difficult the pattern Patterns […]

USBA Schedules Minnesota Bowling Classes for Spring Break

Bowling classes are scheduled for March and April at J and J Bowling Center in Faribault, Minnesota. The classes are scheduled in coordination with many of the spring breaks in Minnesota. For those that do not have spring breaks during those dates, two classes have been scheduled for late afternoon on Sunday.

Bowling Scholarship Applications Due by December 1, 2014

The following scholarship applications are due to the United States Bowling Congress by December 1, 2014: Alberta E. Crowe Star of Tomorrow » Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow » USBC Youth Ambassador » USBC Earl Anthony Memorial Scholarship » USBC Annual Zeb Scholarship » USBC Gift for Life Scholarships » For information on these scholarships and […]