Entries by Ron King

2021 Annual Meeting Thursday May 13, 7:00 pm @ Westgate Bowl

The 2021 Annual meeting of the Greater Grand Rapids USBC Association will be held on Thursday, May 13, 2021, 7:00 p.m. at Westgate Bowl. The following positions are to be filled by election for the corresponding terms: President (3 years) 5 Directors (3 years) 1Youth Director (3 years) Delegates to the 2022 USBC National Meeting […]

MDHHS Covid Requirements & Youth City Tournament

Dear Coaches and Youth City Tournament Bowlers, If you are scheduled to bowl the 2021 Grand Rapids Youth City Tournament April 10-11 and/or April 17-18, you must follow this mandate from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. MDHHS is requiring negative COVID tests for all 13-19 year old athletes. After many phone calls […]

Mixed Double’s unofficial Results are available

The preliminary results are posted for the Mixed Double’s Tournament. We’d like to thank Westgate Bowl for hosting this year’s tournament.  Bid letters will be going out to proprietors for hosting next year’s tournament shortly. Be sure to return the letter to not miss out on hosting one of Grand Rapid’s most popular tournaments. Congratulations […]

Greater Grand Rapids USBC has a new President

  The Board of Directors of the Greater Grand Rapids USBC has appointed Ron King to the office of President to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Patrick Cross. Ron will complete the remainder of this term which is due to end July 31, 2021. A little history about Pat Cross. Pat was […]

City Tournament Reservations

City Tournament Bowlers, Due to the challenges of this bowling season, we were not able to get the 2021 City Tournament entries out to you in the time frame we had hoped. You are still encouraged to reserve your preferred dates and squads for this year. The entry says you must have reservations paid for […]

Schedule for the 2021 City Tournament

The city tournament is quickly approaching. This year’s tournament will be held at Fairlanes. The available dates are listed below. NOTE!!! Opening Day March 21, will only have 1 time available at noon. 1. Currently we are asking that the bowlers not bring spectators so as to stay within the current capacity limits. 2. Bowlers […]

Mixed Doubles Postponed

The Mixed Doubles Tournament originally scheduled for January 16-17 and 23-24, 2021 is being postponed. We are working with Westgate Bowl to come up with alternate dates.   We are also working with Park Center with regards to the Seniors Tournament that was scheduled for December 2020.   If and when we have confirmed dates […]

Adult/Youth & Seniors Tournament Cancelation

2020 Adult/Youth Doubles Tournament (Nov. 21-22, 2020) 2020 Seniors Tournament (Dec. 5, 6, 11 & 12, 2020) Due to the restrictions put into place by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, these tournaments have been cancelled. We are hoping to re-schedule these tournaments if dates can be worked out with the Proprietors. Any […]

New Balance Hole Rules Now In Effect

As this bowling season is getting underway, along with it comes the new regulations on balance holes.  Starting now all holes placed into a bowling ball need to be used for gripping purposes.  Any hole not used to deliver the ball will need to be plugged before it can be used in any certified play. […]