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Cyber Report #1060

E-dition No. 1,060 • Friday, June 7, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) A D-Day Anniversary Salute to America’s Veterans On this day in 1944, Supreme Allied Commander General Dwight D. Eisenhower gave the go-ahead for the largest amphibious military operation in history: Operation Overlord — code named D-Day — the Allied invasion of northern France. By daybreak, […]

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Cyber Report #1059

E-dition No. 1,059 • Friday, May 31, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) PBA to Award $100,000 to Winner of PBA Playoffs This Weekend After 13 tournaments and nearly six months of competition, the inaugural PBA Playoffs will culminate this weekend as the “final four” return to Bayside Bowl in Portland, Maine, for a pair of […]

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Cyber Report #1058

E-dition No. 1,058 • Friday, May 24, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) More Changes Ahead for National Bowling Stadium? Anyone who has visited this year’s USBC Open Championships venue at the South Point Tournament Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas knows that big changes are coming to the National Bowling Stadium in Reno. A large display […]

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Cyber Report #1057

E-dition No. 1,057 • Friday, May 17, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) Kathy Leitgeb to Retire as E.D. of New York State BPA Kathy Leitgeb is retiring as Executive Director of the New York State Bowling Proprietors Association. Her final day will be in a few weeks, and a dinner in her honor was held […]

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Cyber Report #1056

E-dition No. 1,056 • Friday, May 10, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) ‘Sole Society Lounge’ to Be Hosted by Turbo and Dexter Turbo and Dexter have announced plans to provide pro shop operators with a place where they can slow things down and preview new products in a relaxed atmosphere during International Bowl Expo week […]

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Cyber Report #1055

E-dition No. 1,055 • Monday, May 6, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   A Fond Farewell to BJI’s Own Tom Kouros “He drafted his first book in longhand filling up dozens of legal pads,” writes Lyle Zikes in his “Pro Approach” column in the June issue of BJI. “What made its way onto typed pages, […]

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Cyber Report #1054

E-dition No. 1,054 • Friday, April 26, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Bowland Centers Receive Bomb, Shooting Threats The Bowland center in Naples, Fla., received multiple phone threats Saturday night, prompting the center to be evacuated. According to reports, Bowland Beacon Bowl received a call at around 7:30 p.m. claiming that there was a […]

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Cyber Report #1053

E-dition No. 1,053 • Friday, April 19, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) PBA Visit Benefits Local Youth in Portland, Maine Perhaps one of the reasons the fans in Portland, Maine, have embraced the Professional Bowlers Association and its players so strongly, and vice versa, is that the visits to Maine’s largest city (fewer than 67,000 […]

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Cyber Report #1052

E-dition No. 1,052 • Friday, April 11, 2019 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com) PBA Viewership Leaves 2018 Numbers in the Dust The PBA Tour’s historic television package with FOX Sports and its social media impact, boosted by its new relationship with FloSports, continue to show impressive gains in 2019.  During the PBA World Series of Bowling […]

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