Category Archives: Tournament Recaps

Stearns Takes Road Less Traveled to Kickoff Classic Title

The 2017 NDBowling.com Kickoff Classic took place this past weekend at Sunset Lanes in Moorhead, MN. This tournament marks the official start to the 2017-2018 NDBowling.com Player of the Year race. On Saturday, 28 bowlers made the trip to Sunset Lanes with most of the entries coming from 2 or more hours away from the Continue Reading...

Mills Captures Major #3 with Win at NDBowling.com Classic

The Annual NDBowling.com Classic was held this past weekend at Sunset Lanes in Moorhead, MN. 70 bowlers entered for a chance at the $1500 top prize as well as the Glen Hains Memorial Trophy. The lane pattern of choice was a 2015 European Champions Cup pattern that featured 40 feet of oil with a volume Continue Reading...

Clutch Performance Vaults Green to First Major Title

The 31st annual KFYR TV Bowling Classic took place at Midway Lanes in Mandan, ND over the weekend. Another full field of 120 bowlers entered for a chance at the $2000 top prize and a coveted Major title. The lane pattern of choice was a custom 2.5-1 pattern put together by the folks at Midway Continue Reading...

Heilman Wins Shootout for Second Career Major

The 14th annual Morris Anderson Memorial Shootout took place in Minot, ND over the weekend. Through 13 years of existence, the CMA Shootout has produced 13 different winners by using a variety of different patterns and even a change in lane surface a few years ago. This year, however, was a little different. The tournament Continue Reading...

Wade Scott Dominates Open for First Major Title

Over the years, the Manitoba Open has developed a classification as one of the toughest NDBowling.com Majors to win. The Open is the only Major to carry a 10 game qualifier in the opening round. The more games you bowl, the likelihood increases that your better bowlers will rise toward the top. So when the Continue Reading...

Another Win for Randy Peterson

North Dakota Hall of Famer Randy Peterson has been quietly putting together a season for the ages. Back in November, Peterson paired up with Bob Vander Vorst in route to the NDBPA State Doubles title. That weekend, Peterson also took home the singles title by averaging well over 230 in the individual portion. A few Continue Reading...

Youth is Served at State Team in Minot

NDBowling.com was launched in the fall of 2012. December of that season marked the first NDBPA State Scratch Team Tournament that was covered by the website. That season, Team ND Storm (Dave Schick, Randy Peterson, Eric Kempel, Bob Vander Vorst) claimed the title with a score of 10472 at Buffalo Lanes in Jamestown, ND. Over Continue Reading...

Wade Scott Survives King of the Hill

I don’t know about everyone else, but king of the hill was a game often played in my childhood. On days like today where an extreme amount of snow would fall, the plows would often pile all of the snow in the middle of the cul-de-sac creating a mountain of ice. Where I grew up, Continue Reading...

Pomplun Wins SunOpta, Sandvick Repeats in Carrington

NDBowling.com traveled East this past weekend to Alexandria, MN for the 5th annual SunOpta Sweeper. A record number of entrants traveled to Garden Center Lanes despite brutal road conditions surrounding the Alexandria area. 116 bowlers signed up for a chance to not only compete for the $1200 top prize, but to also benefit the local Continue Reading...

Peterson/Vander Vorst Claim NDBPA Doubles Title

The annual NDBPA State Scratch Doubles tournament was held this past weekend at Midway Lanes in Mandan, ND. As a tournament favorite among many locals, the tournament consistently draws over 20 doubles teams each year with 22 entering this season. The format for this event was changed slightly from last year. All teams bowled 16 Continue Reading...