Posts Tagged: Bowling

Rash rolls to Wolf Open title for 14th career PBA championship

August 28, 2019

Anchorage’s Sean Rash beat three consecutive opponents in the stepladder finals to win the PBA Wolf Open in Aurora, Illinois. Rash capped his title run with a 257-193 victory over No. 1 seed and defending tournament champion Anthony Simonsen of Texas in the championship match. The 14-year veteran now has 14 career PBA titles. Rash,… Read more »

Survive and advance: Rash pulls out tight match in PBA Playoffs

May 28, 2019

Anchorage’s Sean Rash was perfect when the moment called for it, and now he is closer to winning the biggest first-place prize of the season after advancing in the PBA Playoffs. The 13-time Tour champion threw strikes on all four balls in the two-frame tiebreaker format to edge Dom Barrett 2-1 in the Race to… Read more »

Rash rolls to victory in PBA playoffs, advances to quarterfinals

May 15, 2019

Anchorage’s Sean Rash defeated Missouri’s Kyle Sherman in a battle of champions during the PBA playoffs Round of 16 Race to 2 Points matches that aired on FS1 from Portland, Maine. The sixth-seeded Rash knocked off the No. 11 seed by scores of 227 to 175 and 237 to 214 in the two-game series to… Read more »

Anchorage’s Williams and Dudley bros are high rollers in college

April 16, 2019

Anchorage’s Logan Williams of Robert Morris University of Illinois qualified and then won his first bracket match at the U.S. Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Singles Championship in Dayton, Ohio. The senior right-hander finished 12th in a 24-man qualifying round after he posted a six-game total of 1,200 pins (200 average). The 24 men and 24 women… Read more »

Rash earns 3rd straight PBA top-10, converts dreadful 7-10 split

February 9, 2019

Anchorage’s Sean Rash racked up another successful week on the PBA Tour with his third straight top-10 finish. The 36-year-old finished ninth in a field of 64 at the Tournament of Champions at AMF Riviera Lanes in Fairlawn, Ohio. He also converted one of bowling’s most difficult shots. Rash made the extremely rare 7-10 split… Read more »

Rash rolls to 13th career PBA title with doubles win in Oklahoma

January 22, 2019

Rumors of Sean Rash’s demise were greatly exaggerated. Coming off his worst season in 13 years on the PBA Tour, the 36-year-old pro bowler from Anchorage picked up his first victory in 40 events dating to 2017 after he and doubles partner Matt Ogle won the Mark Roth-Marshall Holman Doubles Championship in Shawnee, Oklahoma. “You… Read more »

Williams helps Robert Morris take second at Boilermaker Classic

October 3, 2017

Anchorage’s Logan Williams helped the Robert Morris University bowling team place second at the Boilermaker Classic in West Lafayette, Indiana. The junior transfer tied for 97th out of 227 finishers in the men’s competition, the first meet of the college bowling season. Williams, of Bartlett High fame, averaged a score of 184.5 in five games… Read more »

Rash wins PBA title, jumps to 5th in Storm Cup points race

August 21, 2017

Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good, but professional bowler Sean Rash of Anchorage was both in the championship match of the Gene Carter’s Pro Shop Classic in Middletown, Delaware. He threw seven straight strikes – including one when he missed the pocket – to beat reigning Tour player of the year EJ Tackett… Read more »

Williams beats 1,350 bowlers at Junior Gold Championships

July 22, 2017

Logan Williams of Anchorage represented Alaska well at the Junior Gold Championships in Cleveland, Ohio. The 20-year-old survived four days of qualifying to move on to the advancers round, which featured the top 10 percent of the 1,418 entrants in the U20 division. There he finished 66th out of 204 men, just missing the next… Read more »

Williams helps Iowa Central win NJCAA bowling national title

March 7, 2017

Anchorage bowler Logan Williams was part of a star-studded Iowa Central squad that rolled to its first national team title at the NJCAA championships in Cheektowaga, New York. The 20-year-old sophomore won a national title in doubles and finished second individually to earn him All-American honors for the second straight year. “It feels amazing considering… Read more »