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In the Pocket: Capullo starts new mixed doubles league

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015
Debbie Capullo took a big chance, but she felt she had no alternative.

Huck Finn tourney schedule kicks off on Oct. 18

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
If you like the bright TV lights and a little extra money in your pocket, it’s time to start thinking about entering a Huck Finn’s Capital Region Bowling event this fall.

In the Pocket: Good bowling 'offseason' for Kuhlkin, LeClair

Friday, Sept. 11, 2015
A couple of noteworthy — and career-changing — achievements occurred during the Capital Region’s “offseason” on the lanes this summer.

Tourney win highlights Palumbo's season

Friday, April 24, 2015
Tony Palumbo experienced one of his best seasons on the lanes this year, and that’s saying something for the 46-year-old left-hander.

Capullo knows it's time for a change

Friday, April 17, 2015
It’s been a bittersweet week for Deb Capullo.

City Tournament is still special

Friday, April 10, 2015
The 82nd annual USBC Bowling Association 's Championship Tournament starts Wednesday

Aiezza's unorthodox bowling style is effective

Friday, April 3, 2015
Jessica Aiezza has her own unusual style on the lanes, and she probably wouldn’t recommend it to other up-and-coming young bowlers.
But it works just fine for this premier 34-year-old left-hander.

VanDerLinden chasing another title

Friday, March 27, 2015
One of the most accurate and consistent league bowlers in area history refuses to slow down.

Boulevard junior team excels

Friday, March 20, 2015
What a dominating season for the Boulevard Bowl junior division team in the Joey Schmidt Capital District Junior Pro-Scoring league.

Royals sweep at nationals

Friday, March 13, 2015
Move quickly if the shot isn’t there. Don’t wait.
That’s one of Schenectady County Community College bowling coach Ray Ross’ most important lessons, and it paid off last weekend, as both his men’s and women’s teams won the National Junior College Athletic Association national championship in Buffalo.

Donato tourney tops busy weekend

Friday, March 6, 2015
It’s time to shoe it up for one of the busiest weekends of the bowling season for scratch, recreational and scholastic bowlers.

Priester earns spot in state Hall of Fame

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
Ron Priester, one of the greatest left-handed bowlers in Capital Region history, will be inducted into the New York State USBC Hall of Fame this spring.

Hearley stays focused, sees averages soar

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015
Justin Hearley makes a living in the golf business, so it’s no surprise when he shoots low scores in Northeastern New York PGA events.
But recently, the Christian Brothers Academy graduate is posting some eye-popping scores on the lanes, as well.

Masters Championship has top-notch field

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015
Some of the best bowlers in the state will be competing not only for a hefty check, but also for plenty of pride and prestige when the 25th annual New York State Masters Championship is held March 7 at Spare Time Latham.

Doubles tourney always draws big field

Friday, Feb. 6, 2015
Sunday’s Huck Finn Mixed Doubles, set for 10 a.m. at Sportsman’s Bowl, is perhaps the most popular tournament on the schedule.

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