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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.

Bowling: It's about fun, not numbers

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
Jamie Diamond is not a big numbers guy. That’s too bad, because his career includes some of the most remarkable bowling numbers in the Cap­ital Region.

Fedden still thrives on tough competition

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
The tougher the opponent, the better Chris Fedden likes it.

Dorstek back in top form

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
Sonny Dorstek has always been one of the most intimidating match-play bowlers I’ve ever known.

Ross has another strong team

Friday, Jan. 9, 2015
Schenectady County Community College bowling coach Ray Ross, the bowling professor, is an equal opportunity mentor on the lanes.

Schalmont's Amanda LaBelle to use bowling scholarship to begin medical career

Friday, Jan. 2, 2015
Amanda LaBelle will use a bowling scholarship to Indiana Tech to begin medical career

Busy Guidarelli active in league play

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014
Mike Guidarelli finds time for bowling leagues

Santa's sleigh full of goodies

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
If you are still shopping around this holiday season for your favorite kegler, Santa has plenty of bowling presents on his sleigh.

Lichstein a coaching guru

Friday, Dec. 12, 2014
Long before most bowling fans even knew his name, Larry Lichstein was giving tips to all-time greats like Dick Weber, Earl Anthony and Mark Roth.

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