Category Archives: Tournaments

2018 National Championships

The 2018 Nationals were uncharacteristically unproductive for the Central Division representatives.  It started even before the tournament started with pairs skip Rob Behncke losing his balance while jumping from post to post on the beach and breaking his ankle only … Continue reading

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Bob Schneider Takes The Central Division Singles

Both Bob Schneider and Carl Landgren were undefeated going into the final game of the 2018 Central Singles.  Bob went up early, but Carl fought his way back to narrow the margin.  In the end, Bob’s steady play made the … Continue reading

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Pairs Playdowns 2018

2018 PAIRS PLAYDOWNS CHAMPIONS: Rob Behncke and Jim Cavender, Anna Witt and Rebecca Nguyen Yes, it’s that Rob guy again.  Rob Behncke and Jim Cavender finished in first place edging out last year’s winners Jim Grzybowski and Leif Andresen by … Continue reading

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Central Division Pairs 2018

Rob Behncke continued his winning ways as he and his lead Scott Wisniewski  won the 2018 Central Division Pairs Championship.  They overcame some tough competition to narrowly outpoint second place finishers Jim Grzybowski and Randy Gryzbowski .  Bob Schneider and … Continue reading

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2017 US National Championships

In the 2017 National Championships, the Central Division acquitted itself admirably.  The men’s pairs team of Jim Grzybowski and Leif Andresen finished in a four way tie for first place before losing by one shot in a playoff to Steve … Continue reading

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Otto Hess Tournment 2016

A field which included five current or former National Champions toed the mat for the Otto Hess tournament.  (Otto always claimed everyone spelled his first name backwards, so if I have done the same, sorry ottO).   After slogging through a … Continue reading

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Behncke & Schieble Win Central Division Pairs

Rob Behncke and third year phenom Brian Schieble teamed up to capture the 2016 Central Division Pairs Championship.  Giving the winners a strong challenge were the teams of Carl Landgren & Mark Mathwig in second, Bob Schneider & Leif Andresen … Continue reading

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Cavender & Adams win Southwest Open pairs event

Max Cavender of Milwaukee LBC has been making some noise early in the lawn bowling season with two strong finishes at the Southwest Open in Santa Anita, CA. In pairs Cavender teamed up with Lyall Adams of Canada to beat … Continue reading

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