New York State USBC BA - Bowling News

Zaffino Over LeClair for PBA50 Rossi Lanes Championship
Date Posted: Tue, Mar 24th, 2015 12:00:00 am

Elmira, N.Y. (March 22, 2015) – Jeff Zaffino of Warren, Pa., defeated Brian LeClair of Albany, N.Y., 269-216, to win the PBA50 Rossi Lanes Eastern Open at Rossi Lanes Sunday for his 25th career PBA regional title.


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Bohn Posts Sudden-Death Win in PBA Players Championship
Date Posted: Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015 12:00:00 am

INDIANAPOLIS – Parker Bohn III of Jackson, N.J., struck on his second shot in sudden-death to win the Professional Bowlers Association Players Championship at Woodland Bowl, earning his 34th career title and moving into a tie for fifth place on the all-time PBA career titles list with legendary star Mark Roth.

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Belmonte Successfully Defends T of C Crown
Date Posted: Tue, Feb 17th, 2015 12:00:00 am

INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 15, 2015) – Australian two-handed player Jason Belmonte continued his astonishing run in Professional Bowlers Association major champions Sunday, successfully defending his title in the 50th anniversary Barbasol Professional Bowlers Association Tournament of Champions with a 232-214 victory over top qualifier Rhino Page of Orlando, Fla., at Woodland Bowl for his fifth major title in the past three years.


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Patriot Bowling Days to Support Military Families
Date Posted: Fri, Feb 13th, 2015 12:00:00 am

FEBRUARY 13, 2015 -- AMF, Brunswick Zone and Brunswick Zone XL bowling centers are partnering to promote Patriot Bowling Days to help Folds of Honor Foundation grant scholarships to deserving military families.

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Belmonte Claims Third Straight USBC Masters Championship
Date Posted: Mon, Feb 9th, 2015 12:00:00 am

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Australia's Jason Belmonte became the first bowler in the 64-year history of the United States Bowling Congress Masters to win the event three consecutive times on Sunday, defeating collegiate bowler AJ Johnson of Oswego, Illinois, 202-157.

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Youth Open Tournament to Offer Handicap Option
Date Posted: Fri, Feb 6th, 2015 12:00:00 am

FEBRUARY 6, 2015 – The 2015 Bowling.com Youth Open Championships will provide more opportunities for youth bowlers to grab a share of the scholarship fund and, for the third consecutive year, the event will hold a West Region tournament.

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Five Nominees Selected for USBC Board Positions
Date Posted: Thu, Jan 29th, 2015 12:00:00 am

JANUARY 29, 2015 – The United States Bowling Congress Nominating Committee has slated five candidates for three open positions on the USBC Board of Directors.

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Noted Bowling Journalist Chuck Pezzano Dies at Age 86
Date Posted: Mon, Jan 26th, 2015 12:00:00 am

JANUARY 25, 2015 – Chuck Pezzano of Clifton, New Jersey, a United States Bowling Congress and Professional Bowlers Association Hall of Fame member, died Friday at St. Mary’s Hospital in Passaic, New Jersey. He was 86.

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Magic Johnson to Speak at International Bowl Expo
Date Posted: Fri, Jan 23rd, 2015 12:00:00 am

ARLINGTON, Texas January 23, 2015 - NBA Champion and philanthropist Earvin "Magic" Johnson will step to the podium to deliver the keynote address at this year's International Bowl Expo being held from June 22-June 26, 2015 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino.

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Toledo, Ohio Man Becomes 25th to Roll 900 Series
Date Posted: Thu, Jan 22nd, 2015 12:00:00 am

JAN. 20, 2015 - Earon Vollmar of Toledo, Ohio, didn't have the best weekend on the lanes, but a few adjustments put him back on track in time for his Monday night league, where he rolled three consecutive 300 games for a 900 series.

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Eight Proposals on USBC Annual Meeting Slate
Date Posted: Tue, Jan 13th, 2015 12:00:00 am

JANUARY 13, 2015 – Delegates to the 2015 United States Bowling Congress Convention and Annual Meeting will vote on eight proposals involving changes to USBC bylaws, league rules and tournament rules.

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McEwan, Liz Johnson Among Team USA Qualifiers
Date Posted: Thu, Jan 8th, 2015 12:00:00 am

LAS VEGAS - Kamron Doyle of Brentwood, Tennessee, became the youngest United States Bowling Congress Team USA Trials champion in history Wednesday, while Shannon Pluhowsky of Dayton, Ohio, won the women's crown for a record fifth time.

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New York's Liz Johnson to Join USBC Hall of Fame in 2015
Date Posted: Tue, Dec 23rd, 2014 12:00:00 am

DECEMBER 22, 2014 -- Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, New York, and Larry Laub of Lincoln, California, have been elected to the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame in the Superior Performance category.

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New Yorker Anthony Pepe Captures PBA Cheetah Title
Date Posted: Tue, Dec 16th, 2014 12:00:00 am

LAS VEGAS – Anthony Pepe of Elmhurst, New York, in his national television debut, won the PBA Cheetah Championship presented by PBA Challenge Mobile Game at the new South Point Bowling Plaza with an emotional 224-206 come-from-behind victory over top qualifier Dick Allen of Columbia, South Carolina.

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SMART to Distribute More Than $190K to Grant Providers
Date Posted: Wed, Dec 10th, 2014 12:00:00 am

ARLINGTON, Texas, DEC. 10, 2014 – The Scholarship Management and Accounting Reports for Tenpins (SMART) Corporation Board of Directors announced it will make an income earnings distribution of $192,969 to providers’ funds in December. (The New York State USBC's SMART account will be among providers receiving some of these funds, USBC officials stated.)

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Cain, Wilkinson to Continue as USBC President, Vice President
Date Posted: Tue, Jul 8th, 2014 12:00:00 am

JULY 8, 2014 -- Andrew Cain of Phoenix has been elected for a third one-year term as president of the United States Bowling Congress and Frank Wilkinson of Staten Island, N.Y., will continue to serve as vice president.

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Chad Murphy Takes Over as USBC Executive Director
Date Posted: Mon, Jun 30th, 2014 12:00:00 am

JUNE 24, 2014 -- Chad Murphy has been named Executive Director of the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) by the USBC Board of Directors. Murphy had been serving as USBC Interim Executive Director since February, 2014.

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