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Central US National Championship Playdowns

Grzybowski and Andresen Qualify in Pairs Going into the final game of the round robin, the one loss team of Jim Grzybowski and Leif Andresen were up against the undefeated team of Bob Schneider and Jim Cavender.  A close game … Continue reading

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Central’s Joe Zinna Named to US Bowls Hall of Fame

Joe Zinna was recently recognized for his outstanding lawn bowls career by being elected to the US Bowls Hall of Fame.  Joe has been a force in Central and national tournaments for almost forty years.  He has won many division … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Cavender bowling strong at World Junior Championships in Australia

Maxwell Cavender has always been ahead of the times, and bowling in Australia guarantees he’s 15 hours in advance of his hometown, Milwaukee. Cavender is the U.S. representative at the 2015 World Junior Championships on the Gold Coast, an annual … Continue reading

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New and robust World Bowls website

Check it out — www.worldbowls.com. Gone is the boring color scheme and information hidden behind a nearly unnavigable heirarchy. In with the new. Reamped. Newsy. Instructional. On the right sidebar is a clean graphic link to all the member nations and … Continue reading

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Highlight video of US Open lawn bowls tournament

  Fans of bowls will find this 4.5 minute video fast-paced and action-packed, featuring US, Scottish, Canadian and other world-class bowlers at the 2013 US Open. Find more news and highlights at BowlsUSA and on Facebook at “Bowls USA”.

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