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A Close Outcome in the Reed Club Triples

MLPLBA hosted the William D. Reed Club Triples Tournament on Saturday, June 21. Twelve players participated. Mindful of the win and plus points they would need to achieve in their final game, the team of Max Cavender, Anna Witt, and Matt … Continue reading

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New Grill A Hit With Thursday Night Corporate League

MLPLBA purchased a new gas grill, much to the delight of the participants of the new Thursday Night Corporate League. At 5:30 pm, these enthusiastic players gather for a Happy Hour and then bowl at 7:00 pm.

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Schneider/Behncke Are Pot Licker Winners Once Again

Sixteen bowlers participated in this highly competitive tournament, held on June 7 and 8, 2014. 1st place went to Bob Schneider and Rob Behncke, who also won in 2013.  Steve Nelson and Carl Landgren, who have a knack for winning in even … Continue reading

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Open House Has Record Turnout

Ten MLPLBA members introduced forty guests to the sport of Bowls at the Open House on Sunday, May 25, 2014.  This was the largest guest turnout in recent years. Our next Open House is scheduled for Friday, June 20, 2014  from 5-9 pm.

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Butler Blind Pairs Kicks off the 2014 Season

MLPLBA hosted the Butler Blind Pairs tournament on May 24,2014. Twenty bowlers participated on this beautiful Saturday at Lake Park. The championship game came down to the top ranked skip and lead (John Kirkwood and Dave Olsen) vs. the second ranked skip … Continue reading

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Milwaukee bowlers win gold and silver at National Championships

Milwaukee represented well at the 2013 National Championships, hosted by the Santa Anita Lawn Bowling Green Club in Arcadia CA, October 16-20. Anna Witt (skip) and Rebecca Nguyen (lead) won gold with a record of 6-1 in the Womens Pairs competition. Meanwhile, Bob Schneider (skip) … Continue reading

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Chili Bowl Results

The Chili Bowl Touranament was held on October 12, 2013. Twelve bowlers participated. They were divided into two teams and competed against each other in triples, pairs, and singles events. First place went to the team of Bob Schneider, Joe … Continue reading

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Veteran / Novice Pairs Tournament Winners

The Veteran/Novice Pairs tournament was played on September 14th.  There was a great turnout with 16 participants divided into 8 teams.  The teams were split into two pools of 4 playing a round robin.  The winners of each pool advanced … Continue reading

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Otto Hess/Sydney Steller 2-Bowl Triples Winners

The Otto Hess/Sydney Steller 2-Bowl Triples event was held on Saturday Aug 31st. Congratulations to winners: 1st- Rob Behncke, Tiff Reilly, Steve Sedgwick (pictured above) 2nd- Pat Wimmer, Crandall Hays, Marg Knitter 3rd- John Kirkwood, Alice Sedgwick, Steve Thomas 4th- … Continue reading

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2013 Playdowns – Men’s Singles

This past weekend Milwaukee bowler Steve Nelson emerged as the winner of Men’s Singles Playdowns and will represent the Central Division in the US National Championships in Arcadia California October 16-20.  This annual event is competition amongst bowlers who represent … Continue reading

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