Category Archives: Tournament Recaps

McNiel Claims Wire to Wire Victory at The Open

The 2018 Manitoba Open was held this past weekend at Chateau Lanes in Winnipeg, MB. The frozen North once again greeted a rather strong field of bowlers to the season’s first NDBowling.com Major of the season. This season’s Open featured a 10 game qualifying block on the challenge series pattern Beaten Path. 59 bowlers entered Continue Reading...

New Team Champion Crowned at Paragon

The annual NDBPA State Scratch Team tournament landed in Dickinson, ND this season. Paragon Bowl played host to a full, yet limited, field of 12 teams. The format was pretty simple. All bowlers bowled 12 games on the 38 foot Taj Mahal pattern and the team with the highest total pin fall would win the Continue Reading...

Seney Uses Late Rally to Win in Carrington

The 10th Annual 8 Game Singles was held this past weekend in Carrington, ND. As a local favorite among bowlers, this tournament usually fills at 32 bowlers within the first week following the release of the poster each season. This season was no different as a full field of 32 bowlers traveled to Central City Continue Reading...

Zimmerman/Petrowitz add Another Doubles Title in Minot

The 2017 NDBPA State Scratch Doubles tournament was held this past weekend at North Hill Bowl in Minot. 26 teams entered for a chance at one of the more coveted doubles titles in North Dakota. Bowling began Saturday with all teams bowling 12 baker games. Kyle Niess and Tracy Tofteland shot 300 game 12 of Continue Reading...

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...