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Central bowlers set sights on medals at U.S. Championships

Photo: Max Cavender, Rob Behncke, Bob Schneider, Anna Witt, Glorianne Mather, Pat Wimmer Central Division sends a strong lawn bowls team to the U.S. National Championships Nov 4-8 in Sun City Center, Florida. This premier competition in the U.S. draws champions … Continue reading

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Max Cavender punches ticket to U.S. Championships

The Central Division men’s singles playdowns attracted six bowlers in Milwaukee Wisconsin on Aug 16-17. At the end of round-robin play, 22-year old Max Cavender had an unblemished 5-0 record and earned the right to represent the Central Division at … Continue reading

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Central Division women set to compete at U.S. Championships

Milwaukee lawn bowlers Anna Witt and Glorianne Mather (photo left) will represent the Central Division in the women’s pairs competition Nov. 4-8 in Sun City Center, Florida. Witt is the gold medal skip from the 2013 U.S. women’s pairs championships. … Continue reading

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New lawn bowling club opens in Minnesota

Thursday, August 14, 2014 marks a significant day in the life of lawn bowls in the U.S. Noteworthy is a new bowling green that is opening in Golden Valley, Minnesota, a western suburb of Minneapolis. A year ago the city … Continue reading

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Schneider-Behncke advance to U.S. Championships

Central Division will be well represented at the U.S. Championships with the team of Bob Schneider and Rob Behncke who swept the pairs playdowns in Milwaukee Aug 9-10. Finishing with an unblemished 4-0 record and a plus score of +32, … Continue reading

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Rob Behncke storms back to win Central Open singles

Trailing 11-17 and one point away from elimination in the 18-point singles final, Rob Behncke of Milwaukee held his resolve and made one clutch shot after another to draw even at 17-17 against Steve Nelson of Chicago. On the final … Continue reading

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Landgren-Mathwig take Central Open pairs title

Carl Landgren & Mark Mathwig were last minute entries into the Central Open pairs competition recently held in Milwaukee WI, but they bowled over their competition on their way to claim the Central Open pairs title. In the final the … Continue reading

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Schneider and Behncke repeat as Potlicker Pairs champions

The pairs tandem of Bob Schneider and Rob Behncke captured the Potlicker pairs trophy for the second consecutive year at the annual Milwaukee event on June 7-8. Schneider and Behncke trailed by one shot coming home in the 16th end … Continue reading

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