Stories tagged with: bowling

Matt Ryan
April 1, 2016 - 10:49pm
16 weeks 1 day ago

Maysville senior Kaleigh Bennett signed an official letter of intent this morning to bowl collegiately at Wright State.  

Bennett has had a stellar bowling career,  including a top 20 finish in this year's state tournament.  Bennett was named Honorable Mention All-Ohio this season after posting a score of 587 points in a 3-game series.  

"As a freshman coming in it's going to be more work for me.  I'm an anchor bowler on my team, but they say...

March 24, 2016 - 12:04am
17 weeks 3 days ago

Zanesville native Dale Jones has been bowling for more than 50 years. Though he's recently battled his share of adversity, the 97-year-old keeps on rolling with a smile on his face. Pat Chiesa has the story.

February 9, 2016 - 5:40pm
23 weeks 5 days ago


The kickoff event will be taking place February 22nd at the Barn Restaurant and Sports Bar from 6pm to 7pm. People will meet up to organize bowling teams and discuss ways to raise money for the bowling event this April.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director, Mollie Crooks, said that this is a great event for people to get together and have some fun while raising money for a good cause at the same time.

“It helps us raise money to recruit volunteers and match...

December 18, 2015 - 7:05pm
31 weeks 2 days ago

The Zanesville Women's Bowling Association is hosting its fourth annual event called Helping Hands.

This event took place at Sunrise Strikes early Friday. The purpose is to allow families selected by the Salvation Army and other community organizations to bowl for free. Each family will also receive baskets filled with thoughtful non-perishable gifts.

"In previous years I believe we had 50 teams or so, this year we had the most that we had ever had, with a total of 67 teams...

March 5, 2015 - 6:38pm
1 year 20 weeks ago

After Wednesday nights snow fall and another snow day for local students, it's clear that most people are just sick of winter.

During bad weather drivers must spend extra time on their morning commute and schools, already having used up all of their calamity days, may have to take another day away from spring break.

With the cold weather and snow many have been forced to stay indoors for the better part of two months, leaving them with a terrible case of cabin fever. Unable to...

April 17, 2014 - 7:02pm
2 years 14 weeks ago

In honor of the Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake Fundraiser coming up, the staff at WHIZ got involved in their own bowling tournament.

The second annual Wii Bowling Tournament took place at the station .14 employees competed on two different teams to raise money for the good cause.

"We thought it would really be fun to kind of put radio against TV, on top of that we like to joke about a little rivalry around the station," said Communications...

February 7, 2012 - 3:27pm
4 years 24 weeks ago

Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for volunteers to help raise money - by bowling.

The Bowl for Kids Sake "Rock and Bowl" event raises money to help recruit, screen and match volunteer mentors with local youth.
Executive Director Mollie Crooks says she was overwhelmed by the community's generosity at last year's event.

"The Bowl for Kids Sake in Muskingum County has turned into a four day event because of the great support and great participation we've had...

March 20, 2011 - 9:16pm
5 years 18 weeks ago

You may not be perfect but, you can bowl a perfect game. Sunday at the Moose Lodge Zanesville USBC Men and Women's Bowling Association honorers great bowlers and those who have given back to the sport.

The evening included, dinner, cake, inductions and mingling with friends.

"It is a great honor for us to honor those who have given service to bowling and have given service to ether bowling boards or youth league or have had great accomplishments in bowling like 300,"...

February 28, 2010 - 6:06pm
6 years 21 weeks ago


Local residents went bowling Sunday to help strike out Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.

This is the 8th year for the bowl-a-thon which aims to raise money and awareness for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

"This is a disease that affects many Americans and actually worldwide and it is important that we continue on with research both for treatment and cure for this disease that can be quite debilitating," says Andrew Chernick a co-...

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