Chris Pounders and Jeff Richgels defeated Nathan Michalowski and Tony Oliva 536-526 to win the MAST Doubles event at Schwoegler’s Entertainment Center in Madison Sunday. Richgels followed up his 920 qualifying set with the day’s only honor score with 800 (276-246-278) in match play, including several clutch shots late both in the final and in their semifinal 460-459 win over Joe Janz and Tim Damerow. The victory marked the 12th […]

Chris Gibbons defeated Derek Eoff in the finals of the survivor round to win the MAST event at Leisure Lanes in Monroe Sunday. Ten frames weren’t enough to determine a winner. After struggling with pin carry early, Eoff rallied with a late string of strikes and a ring 10 on his final shot for 236. Gibbons responded with the first two strikes in his 10th frame, but his last shot […]

Herb Kimpel defeated Chris Gibbons 279-222 as MAST made its return to Beaver Dam Sunday. Kimpel qualified fifth at 859, then averaged over 235 in his four match play games en route to the win, his 17th career MAST title. Kimpel earned $561 for the win, with Gibbons taking home $310 for second. The other match play payouts Sunday were $198 for 3rd-4th, $150 for 5th-8th, and $116 for 9th-16th. […]

Tony Oliva and Andy Mills defeated Mike Dole and Ken Duffield 457-419 to win the survivor finals of the MAST Doubles event at Lake Ripley Lanes in Cambridge on Saturday. Oliva (974) and Mills (919) qualified third at 1893, then followed up with team games of 463 and 472 in advancing to the finals. This title was the third MAST title for Mills and the second for Oliva. They earned […]

Nathan Michalowski defeated Tim Morris 268-238 to win the MAST event at Dream Lanes Sunday. Michalowski qualified 12th at 900, before averaging over 240 in his four matches en route to the win, his second career MAST title. Michalowski earned $609 for first, with Morris taking home $336 for second. The other match-play payouts Sunday were $215 for 3rd-4th, $163 for 5th-8th, and $126 for 9th-16th. Fifty-seven bowlers competed on […]

Jeromey Hodsdon defeated Jay Heinzelman 168-154 to win the MAST event at Prairie Lanes Saturday, becoming the first junior bowler to win a title in the tour’s 30-year history. Hodsdon qualified sixth at 878, then battled through a series of closely-fought matches on his way to victory. Sixty bowlers competed on the World Tenpin Bowling Alliance (WTBA) Rome oil pattern. Two other junior bowlers made it through to match play […]

David Beres defeated Jason Becher 237-215 at Bowl-A-Vard Saturday to capture his fourth MAST title. Beres qualified 7th at 933; his path through match play included a 60-38 rolloff win over Mike Thill after a 248-248 tie, followed by a perfect game in a 300-191 victory over teammate Chris Pierson. Beres earned $640 for the win, and also earned $30 from the Bet To Win pot. Becher took home $358 […]

Mike Hoffman defeated Jacob Thomas 228-224 to win the MAST Schwoegler’s Pro Shop Year-End Championship Sunday. Hoffman was the runaway leader in Saturday’s qualifying round, and fended off charges from fellow lefties Thomas and Dal Geitz during Sunday’s round-robin match play to claim the top seed in the stepladder finals. The title was Hoffman’s second year-end title and 18th overall. Thomas’ match play round included a pair of 300 games […]

Mike Hoffman was the runaway leader on Day One of the MAST Schwoegler’s Pro Shop Year-End Championship Saturday. Hoffman totaled an astounding 2119 through eight games of qualifying, averaging just short of 265 and outpacing the field by nearly 200 pins. 35 bowlers competed on host Spartan Bowl’s house pattern. The qualifying cut to Sunday’s match play was 1818, an 11th-place tie between Chris Gibbons and Chris Pounders with the […]

Chris Gibbons defeated Chris Pounders 254-223 to win the Survivor finals at the MAST event at Rock River Lanes in Fort Atkinson Sunday. Gibbons qualified 12th at 867, then averaged over 250 over four rounds of survivor play en route to the win, his sixth career MAST title. Gibbons earned $645 for the victory, with Pounders taking home $357 for second. The other survivor-round payouts were $228 for 3rd-4th, $173 […]