Category Archives: Tournaments

Central Division Open Singles

MLPLBA hosted the Central Division Open Singles tournament on August 8-9, 2015. Eleven bowlers participated. Max Cavender edged out three time national champion Bob Schneider to capture the 2015 Central Division Singles title.  Bob had a 10 to 5 point … Continue reading

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Stuart Club Pairs

The Stuart Club Pairs tournament was held on August 1, 2015. Although there were only four teams in this one day tournament, the playing field was competitive. The format was a round robin with each game consisting of 12 ends. … Continue reading

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Central Division Playdowns Pairs

MLPLBA hosted the Central Division Playdowns Pairs tournament on July 18-19, 2015.  MEN – Bob Schneider and Rob Behncke were undefeated going into their last game when they were narrowly defeated by the team of Leif Andresen and Jim Grzybowski.  … Continue reading

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Central Division Open Pairs

MLPLBA hosted this Central Division tournament on July 11-12, 2015. Five teams participated. The wife and husband team of Anna Witt and Matt de St. Aubin won the Central Pairs in a close finish. Witt and de St. Aubin played … Continue reading

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No Bocce Bowls

The No-Bocce Bowls tournament was played on July 28. 12 people participated. Thank you to tournament director, Viki Olsen. Results were: 1st place: Margie Knitter/Carl Landgren 2nd place: Jeff Carlin-Bartel/Charlene Harmon 3rd place: Mike Bennett/Pat Mueller Best dressed: Rob Behncke/Diane … Continue reading

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Potlicker Pairs – Schneider and Behncke Make it Three in a Row

MLPLBA Hosted the Potlicker Pairs Touranment on June 6-7, 2015. Twelve people participated. Bob Schneider and Rob Behncke came out on top for an unprecedented third straight victory. Carl Landgren/Steve Nelson finished second, while Max Cavender/Jim Cavender took third place by plus … Continue reading

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2015 Tournaments Begins – Butler Blind Pairs

MLPLBA hosted the Butler Blind Pairs tournament over Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 23, 2015.  It was a beautiful sunny day on the greens with temps in the upper 60s and cool winds.  Twenty bowlers participated. The military service of MLPBA members … Continue reading

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Milwaukee bowlers travel South to play in Division Open Tournaments

MLPLBA members are welcome to bowl in the Open Tournaments of the seven Divisions of Bowls USA. Several of our members took advantage of this opportunity to play in the South Central Open, February 7-12, 2015,  in Sun City and Sun … Continue reading

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Chili Bowl concludes MLPLBA tournament play for 2014

Chili Bowl XV was held on October 11, 2014. Sixteen bowlers participated in a team competition that consisted of fours, pairs, and singles games. Team Chiles Rojas, captained by Bob Schneider, defeated Team Chiles Verdes, captained by Leif Andresen. Two … Continue reading

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First tournament for many of our novice players

We held the 4th Annual Veteran Novice Tournament on September 27, 2014. Veterans (more than 2 years of lawn bowls experience) were paired with novices (2 years or less of lawn bowls experience). Twenty bowlers participated. First place went to the … Continue reading

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