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Museum crews with monterey media to save world-class film collection By Terry Bigham USBC Communications ARLINGTON, Texas – The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the launch of the Frame for Frame Project to raise money to save the museum’s world-class film collection, celebrating the important role of bowling in […]

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One of the highest honors that any athlete, or anyone for that matter, receives is an invitation to the White House. There was such a thing for the winner of the 2015 PBA World Championship Gary Faulkner Jr. said. when he had the opportunity to visit the White House on Friday, March 4, and bowl […]

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ARLINGTON, Texas – NASCAR legend Richard Petty and driver Brian Scott helped the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame open a new exhibition on April 9 highlighting the rich history and connection between racing and bowling. The exhibition, “Bowling and NASCAR: Life in the Fast Lane,” runs until September 16 at the Arlington-based museum. […]

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Emil WilliamsUSBC Communications LAS VEGAS – The United States Bowls Hall of Fame welcomed five new members and celebrated their achievements at the Orleans Hotel and Casino on Thursday night. The 2016 USBC Hall of Fame Class features Kim Adler of Melbourne, Fla., And Mike Durbin of Hollywood, Calif., In the Superior Performance category; Steve […]

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PETALUMA, Calif.; – Mike McGrath, who stopped the Bowlers Professional Association when he won the 1965 Portland Open, the first PBA tournament he entered at the age of 19, died late Sunday in California. His death, at age 71, was confirmed by his daughter Jennifer. Details were not immediately available. McGrath, a lanky left-wing fan, […]

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The International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame (IBM / HF) announced last month that its annual lottery, which began in January and ended at the Bowl Expo in June, raised more on $ 20,000. Tom Schemm, a former IBM / HF Board member of Schemm Bowling Inc., won the $ 5,000 cash prize, drawn […]

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On March 27, a new exhibition based on the life and career of Andy Varipapa opens at the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame in Arlington, Texas. The charismatic Varipapa gained a reputation in the early 20th century as an artist, and brought bowling to the big screen in the first short bowling film, […]

RENO, Nev. – The six-member U.S. Bowling Hall of Fame Hall of Fame grew Wednesday with a 2018 class induction ceremony at the Grand Sierra Tourist Center. The 2018 USBC Hall of Fame Class includes Tennelle Milligan and Danny Wiseman, selected in the Superior Performance category, Kendra Gaines and John Janawicz for USBC Outstanding Performance, […]

LE JR SCHMIDT In September 1918, as the new bowling season began, the future of sport in America was uncertain. The United States was drawn into the Great War in Europe. The government cut back on all actions that did not promote the war effort. “Work or fight!” the order went. Thousands of young people […]