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Jef Goodger

Updated Articles and Resources

By Jef Goodger

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • RG Ratings Explained Created: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      A quick explanation of what an RG rating is in reference to a bowling ball.
    • Why Does Bowling Get Harder As I Get Better? Created: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      It seems contradictory, but for most people, it's true: as you get better, bowling gets harder. What's going on here? Why is this?" itemprop="description">...
    • Ryan Shafer Bowler Profile Created: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      A profile of professional bowler Ryan Shafer, a powerful bowler who is one of the few in history to have earned more than a million dollars on the PBA Tour.
    • 2014 PBA Tour Winners Created: Wednesday, February 05, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      All the winners from the 2014 PBA Tour season.
    • Breaking Down Oil Created: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      An explanation of what it means to "break down the oil" on a bowling lane." itemprop="description"> Friday, June 24, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      There are many different types of bowling styles, and it's often hard to categorize a bowler's method. Here are some of the most common bowling styles.
    • Baker Team Competition Format Created: Monday, March 26, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      The Baker Format is used in many levels of bowling competition, notably collegiate and high-school bowling. The PBA Tour uses it for specific events.
    • L.A. X Wins Defeats Defending Champions, Advance to Elias Cup Finals Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      A tremendous split conversion by Jason Belmonte, followed by three strikes in the 10th by Parker Bohn III, moved the L.A. X into the Elias Cup Finals.
    • Fast Eight Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      The definition of fast eight in bowling.
    • Flat Gutters Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      The definition of flat gutters in bowling.
    • Loft Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      The definition of loft in bowling.
    • Off the Left Created: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
      A definition of off the left in bowling.
    • Sandbagging Created: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      A definition of sandbagging in bowling.
    • Position Round Created: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
      A definition of position round in bowling.
    • Silver Lake Atom Splitters Eliminate Dallas Strikers in Quarterfinals Created: Tuesday, March 04, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014
      The Silver Lake Atom Splitters advanced to the semifinals in the 2014 PBA League Elias Cup tournament by defeating the Dallas Strikers, 5-1.
    • Bowler Profile - Chris Barnes Created: Thursday, November 19, 2009 Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014
      A profile of professional bowler Chris Barnes, one of the top bowlers on the PBA Tour.
    • Half Ten Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      A definition of a Half Ten in bowling.
    • Count Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      A definition of count in bowling.
    • Re-Rack Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      A definition of a re-rack in bowling.
    • Jason Belmonte Repeats as USBC Masters Champion for Third Career Major Title Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      Jason Belmonte won his third career PBA Tour major title and second of the 2014 season by defeating E.J. Tackett in the finals of the USBC Masters.
    • New York Begins Quest to Repeat With Victory over Motown Muscle Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      The New York City WTT KingPins defeated the Motown Muscle in the opening round of PBA League competition, earning a berth in the semifinals.
    • L.A. X Wins Quarterfinal Match Over Brooklyn Styles Created: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
      Brooklyn won the doubles and trios games, but L.A. captured the singles and Baker team games to win the match and advance to the 2014 Elias Cup semifinals.
    • Jason Belmonte Edges Sean Rash in First PBA Super Clash Created: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
      Jason Belmonte narrowly defeated Sean Rash in an exciting exhibition match in the first ever PBA Super Clash.
    • Bowler Profile - Jason Belmonte Created: Monday, May 10, 2010 Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014
      A profile of professional bowler Jason Belmonte, the most famous two-handed bowler in the world.
    • USBC Masters Champions Created: Wednesday, June 09, 2010 Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014
      A list of every USBC Masters champion in history.
    • Bowling Scoring Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014
      An explanation of how the bowling scoring system works, how to add strikes and spares, and why 300 is a perfect score.
    • 2014 PBA Tour Television Schedule Created: Thursday, January 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
      The complete 2014 PBA Tour television schedule.
    • 2014 PBA Tour Schedule Created: Thursday, January 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
      The complete 2014 PBA Tour schedule.
    • How to Choose the Right Bowling Ball Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014
      A tutorial on choosing the right bowling ball for your style and abilities.
    • Punch Out Created: Friday, January 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014
      The definition of a punch out in bowling.
    • Pushaway Created: Friday, January 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014
      The definition of a pushaway in bowling.
    • Jason Belmonte Wins Second Career Major, First Tournament of Champions Created: Friday, January 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014
      Jason Belmonte and Wes Malott met in the title match for the third time in the last four majors, each winning one of the previous two. Belmonte edged Malott by a single pin to claim his second career major title and first Tournament of Champions victory.

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