Category Archives: Central Division

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

Share
Posted in Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Schneider-Behncke advance to U.S. Championships

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

Share
Posted in Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Rob Behncke storms back to win Central Open singles

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

Share
Posted in Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Landgren-Mathwig take Central Open pairs title

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

Share
Posted in Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Schneider and Behncke repeat as Potlicker Pairs champions

Denver club rolls into bowls season

Springtime in the Rockies is here and the Washington Park Lawn Bowling club in Denver kicked off the season in April. Bowlers in the area are invited to stop by for a game on Tuesday’s at 6:00 p.m. Check out … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Central Division, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Denver club rolls into bowls season

Anna Witt and Glorianne Mather compete at Southeast Open

Two Central Division women from Milwaukee Lake Park Lawn Bowling Club escaped the harsh winter in the Midwest to enjoy some fun and bowls at the Southeast Division Open held March 1-6 at the Sarasota Lawn Bowling Club, Florida. In the first, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Anna Witt and Glorianne Mather compete at Southeast Open

Video of Central bowlers at 2013 US National Championships

Thanks to Ted Bailey, a long-time friend of the Central Division and summer-time Wisconsin resident, you can view a 23 minute video mix of all the Central players at the 2013 US National Championships. Again, congratulations to the Central’s women’s … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Bowls USA, Central Division, Tournaments, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Video of Central bowlers at 2013 US National Championships

The Hearty Boys

Cool November temperatures and a brisk wind could not deter four Central bowlers from taking to the green in Milwaukee for one last time in the 2013 season. The new mad-man of Central bowls, Jimmy Wolterman of Cincinnati, convinced three … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Central Division, Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Hearty Boys