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Season 8 Episode 2.2

Season 8 Episode 2.2

So we tried again using the same pattern for both tours, and yet again - scores proved to be all over the place. As we stress every month, shot making is what we're all about here at the Bracket Challenge. #StrikinAintEasy On Saturday, we had 39 brave the snow, ice...

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Season 8 Episode 2

Season 8 Episode 2

We made our first ever trip to AMF Columbia and it was a great decision. We had 42 bowlers show up for our no tap event. They bowled on the 2022 US Open #4 pattern which provided a lot of splits and no tap strikes. After 5 games, Trent Wolfe took the victory with a...

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Season 8 Episode 1.2

Season 8 Episode 1.2

With the weather a major factor for the week, we debated whether to cancel the whole weekend or give it a go and see what happened! We ended up cancelling our first no tap squad on Saturday to give some of the ice and snow time to melt. We had 49 bowlers on Saturday...

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Season 8 Episode 1

Season 8 Episode 1

An all wood center is where we started Season 8 of the Bracket Challenge. Rocky Mount Bowling Center did not disappoint as the pattern held up and played pretty true all weekend. It was a sweep by Mr. Keith Davis, as he started his weekend with back to back no tap 300...

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LOCKEd In

LOCKEd In

Brian Locke, out of the Raleigh, NC area seems to show up in big moments. He won our Bracket Challenge Open back in November to qualify him for our annual Tournament of Champions. We had around 80 bowlers eligible for our TOC with 24 showing up to compete on a...

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Big Money No Whammies

Big Money No Whammies

It has become our annual tradition for a BIG Money Saturday. This year's tournament proved to be very energetic, and intense! The numbers were lower than anticipated (56 entries) but the field was stacked...from a PBA Hall of Famer to several who have multiple PBA...

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The Last of Its Kind

The Last of Its Kind

We have had multiple 3 tournament weekends the last few seasons, but this is the last one on our schedule...at least through 2024 🙂 We started our first MAJOR weekend with our typical no tap in which Josh Lewis took the W with a 5 game total of 1368...

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Final Weekend at Fountain

Final Weekend at Fountain

We invaded Fountain Lanes in Knoxville, TN to round out our 2023 Tennessee journey. We had 43 bowlers show up and give the ITC Dallas pattern a roll. Kevin Shafer and Ricky Spiva made easy work of it finishing 1 - 2 respectively, as Michael Wetherington earned our...

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Our version of Paradise

Our version of Paradise

On Saturday, 37 bowlers laced up to take on the PBA Earl Anthony pattern. We were able to pay 9 spots with 10th getting our free entry. We only had one 300 shot as Michael Rachal did that in game 5. Our winner was Ethan Collier averaging a massive 262.8 for his 5...

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Young vs Old

Young vs Old

We headed over to Maryville, TN this weekend for our Tennessee series. We invaded Crest Lanes with the PWBA BowlTV Classic pattern...and it proved a strike fest! On Saturday, we had 44 entries in our no tap with 3 300 game shot along with a 298, 290, and 278. In the...

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High Rollers Commence

High Rollers Commence

Our annual trip to UltraStar proved another good weekend. We had 42 bowlers show up for the no tap and had some good games rolled on the 39' pattern. It certainly hooked more than we anticipated for that particular center. Having 42 entries, we paid the top 10 spots...

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