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CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer WINNETKA – There’s nothing like a good old-fashioned high-scoring shootout between two bowlers. Sometimes, it happens with a teammate and sometimes it happens against a member of an opposing team. Four years ago, Mike Weekley and Bill Plummer engaged in a high-energy, spirited duel on Lanes …

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Here’s a Couple of Winners

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer WOODLAND HILLS – Say what you want about all the negatives about league bowling. And there’s plenty to say. There’s the frequent profanity by bowlers and oftentimes crude gestures. There’s the lack of courtesy with bowlers wandering off when it’s their turn, leaving others to wait …

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It’s a Dramatic Ending for Chris Ivey

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer WINNETKA – Seconds after it was over, Chris Ivey addressed the approaching throng of onlookers. “Thanks everyone for not crowding behind me,” said Chris triumphantly. He was beaming after completing his first perfect game in dramatic fashion. Chris appreciated that he wasn’t distracted by a swarm …

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Mike & Sami Rice Still Going Strong

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer WINNETKA – Mike and Sami Rice celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary at Winnetka Bowl last week, doing what they’ve been doing every Tuesday night – serving as league secretaries for the “Guys and Dolls” league. The reports are untrue that the San Fernando Valley couple has …

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Gene Lane Gobbles Up Another No-Tap Title

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer TARZANA – Winning the After-Thanksgiving Doubles No-Tap Tournament is getting to be old hat for Gene Lane. For the second straight year, Lane’s team claimed first place in Corbin Bowl’s handicap no-tap doubles tournament. Lane, who averages 172, combined with a sizzling Jim Harvey to finish …

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Alyse McCown Wins Top USBC Honor

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer GLENDALE – It was Mission Accomplished for Alyse McCown. A year ago, McCown had told a reporter that she had hoped to win the North Los Angeles County USBC honor for posting the top women’s average for the 2015-16 season. Earlier this month, McCown received that very award in a presentation at Corbin Bowl in Tarzana. …

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Justin Pluchino Blisters His First 800 Series

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer WINNETKA – It didn’t take long before Justin Pluchino got acclimated to the adult bowling leagues. Two months after he graduated from the youth leagues, the 20-year-old Pluchino crushed his first 800 series. Pluchino, a Professional Bowlers Assn. Tour aspirant, rifled scores of 267, 263 and 279 to finish with an 809 during competition in the Men’s Classic …

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OVER/UNDER DOUBLES TOURNAMENT

Saturday, December 3, 2016 1:00 P.M. Entry Fee $40 per team USBC Certified Download Tournament Flyer WINNETKA BOWL 20122 Vanowen St. Winnetka, CA 91306 818.340.5190 www.winnetkabowl.net   One bowler age 50 & above and one bowler age 49 or below per team. One division for all teams. Teams will bowl a …

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Karaoke Singers Take Their Best Shots at Corbin Bowl

CaliforniaBowlingNews.com by Fred Eisenhammer TARZANA – Bowling centers aren’t just bowling centers. In fact, they’ve been so much more for a very long time. Corbin Bowl in Tarzana, for instance, has showcased a weekly karaoke night for more than 20 years. The program has lured a slew of celebrities who have dropped in unexpectedly. Tennis star Venus Williams reportedly was one high-profile individual who visited Corbin …

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