11th Frame

By BILL RYAN This article is full of shirts. Decades ago almost every bowling team wore matching shirts or blouses. That spanned all leagues, women’s, men’s and even mixed leagues. I recall back in the 1960s when my parents along with my mother’s sister and her husband bowled on the same team in a mixed […]

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The 11th Frame

11th Frame By Bill Ryan October is busy time at Al-Mar Bowling is in full swing at Al-Mar Lanes this month. All the fall leagues are active with the exception of the Farm League which will begin in less than a month.  The Surviving the Game interleague competition kicked off this week. Upcoming events include the annual […]

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11th Frame

By Bill Ryan Tour Trials league kicks off with 10 teams ASD I Remodeling Tour Trials league kicked off on Sunday using the 35-foot PBA Cheetah pattern. Jon Myers recorded the top individual effort with his 677 including games of 231 and 234. The top team effort was turned in by the Wammes team as […]

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On the Ball

Pro Shop Insights by Mickey “Mr. 800” Higham It’s the 3rd week of bowling for most leagues and the new lanes are producing some great scores and positive comments. The biggest difference for many bowlers is less hook, this will help with control but may cause less carry and lower scores. We have found that […]

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