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Columbia wins Section II girls' bowling title

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
Many things have changed on the local bowling scene over the last decade or so, but one thing that has remained the same is the excitement and popularity of the Section II bowling championships.

SCCC bowling teams ranked No. 1 in NJCAA again

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016
Schenectady County Community College bowling coach Ray Ross doesn’t want to jinx his teams, but he admits he has another strong group as the collegiate season heads into the stretch run.

LeClair thriving on PBA50 tour

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016
Brian LeClair is making the most of his second chance on the lanes.

Aiezza comes out of shadows with 807 series

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
Currently, Lee Aiezza is not the most famous bowler in the Aiezza family, but there was a time when this powerful right-hander was among the best in the Capital Region.

Vigars' move to Florida ends an era

Friday, Jan. 8, 2016
Skip Vigars Jr.’s departure to Florida earlier this week signals the end of an era.

Scaccia has cut back, but is still competitive

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015
It’s no surprise that Jack Scaccia Jr. still has that competitive fire. After all, he practically grew up on the lanes, and comes from one of the area’s premier bowling families.

New Era Senior Tour coming to Del Lanes on Sunday

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015
Senior bowlers take center stage Saturday when the New Era Senior Tour holds its first NEST Invitational Championship at 1 p.m. at Del Lanes.

Judge hoping for big turnout for bowling tournament

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015
After a slow start, the Northeast Bowling Proprietors of New York’s Huck Finn “Capital Region Bowling Show” is back on its feet, and executive director Carol Judge is looking for the usual huge turnout at this weekend’s annual Mixed Doubles tournament.

Changes coming to SBA City tournament

Friday, Nov. 27, 2015
After several disappointing turnouts in every division of their long-running marquee event, members of the Schenectady USBC Bowling Association are making some changes for the 83rd annual SBA City Championship Tournament.

Booth losing some speed, but not his desire

Friday, Nov. 20, 2015
Dennis Booth still can’t wait to get to the bowling center twice a week, but he’s a realist who understands that even in today’s high-scoring conditions, his body can’t perform the way it used to.

Under the TV lights, Fazzone had to be perfect

Friday, Nov. 13, 2015
Matt Fazzone was bowling under the television lights and trying to finish off a milestone achievement, but he wasn’t nervous. He couldn’t afford to be.

Weiner: Rotter still learning new tricks

Friday, Oct. 30, 2015
At age 46, Dan Rotter is still tweaking his game.

Weiner column: Career-best triple surprises McMahon

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
The 57-year-old Fred McMahon isn't sure why, but but everything fell into place for his 300-856 Monday.

In the Pocket: Schmidt Junior League membership down

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015
Although numbers are down, many of the best junior bowlers in the area are still competing in the Joey Schmidt Capital District Junior Pro-Scoring League.

In the Pocket: Simplicity key for VanDerLinden

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015
Joe VanDerLinden still gets teased by his peers about his simple, fundamental game that features few frills.

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