Advertising spots are now available and can be seen on all Tabs of this website for only $60 per year. The spots are the size of a logo or a business name and can reveal more information when clicked on. Other websites can also be linked through this process. To purchase a spot or learn more information, contact Tom Brendgord at (406) 252-3220 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click on Tournaments at this web site to view the final results for the 2013 Montana USBC State Open, State Women's, State Youth and State Senior Tournaments. The 2014 State Senior tournament will be held in Thompson Falls in October 2014.
The 2014 International Family Tournament will be held in Rockford, Illinois July 23-26, 2014, and will be conducted in conjunction with the Women's All Star tournament. The 2014 west regional final will be held at Westside Lanes (Missoula) on Feb. 8-9, and the east regional final will be held at Town & Country Lanes in Billings on Feb. 15-16. The state finals will be held at Sleeping Giant Lanes in Helena on March 22-23.
The universal state Youth Scholarship application has a March 1st deadline. Several thousands of dollars are available for high school seniors in 2014. This year, as in 2013, the Montana Bowling Proprietors Association will be processing their own scholarship application. It is for high school seniors who bowl league in BPAA member centers. If unsure, check the list of bowling centers on a separate tab on this site. The proprietor application is located in two places on this site - the Youth tab and the Montana USBC tab. The proprietors now have a total of 4 scholarships each worth $500.00 - two for boys and two for girls. The Montana USBC has three scholarships worth as much as $1,000 each plus others. This application can be downloaded from this site by clicking on the Youth tab and scrolling to where it is shown.
The 2013 Open State tournament will be held in Anaconda at Cedar Park Lanes and Copper City Bowl. For the 4th consecutive year, team event will consist of 4-member teams. Entrants may still bowl the team event an unlimited number of times, but must change at least two members each time. This event will run for 9 weekends starting March 22 and ending on May 18, including Easter weekend (April 20). Entry forms will be available to download from this website on the Tournament tab by or before January 1, 2014.
The 2014 Women's State tournament will be conducted at Fireside Lanes (Doubles/Singles) and Town & Country Lanes (Team) in Billings starting April 12 and ending May 11 (4 weekends). There will be Friday night shifts available the last 3 weekends. Entry forms will be available on the Tournament tab of this site by or before January 1, 2014.
The MUSBC Youth State Tournament will be held in Helena on March 29 thru April 13, 2014 (3 weekends). All of the events will be conducted at Sleeping Giant Lanes. Entry forms will be available for download on this website by or before January 1, 2014.
Please note that Tom Brendgord is the new Montana State Association Manager effective September 1, 2013. Effective with the 2014 Montana state tournaments he will be the central coordinator and will be receiving all tournament entries for those events. Email entries are highly encouraged and should be sent to Tom.Brendgord@mtusbc.org once entry forms become available.
The 2014 Pepsi Youth Bowling Championships will be conducted at Star Lanes in Butte on May 2-4, 2014. Debbie Martinich will be the Tournament Director. Go to www.butteusbc.com to get all current information including the local qualifying windows for this event.