Belmonte Concludes Historic Season With Win At 2022 PBA Tour Finals
Jun 6, 2022When Jason Belmonte declared "I'm back!" after his Professional Bowlers Association Players Championship victory in January, he meant it.
2022 PBA Tour Finals To Be Held In Arlington, Washington, In June
May 25, 2022The top eight Guaranteed Rate PBA Tour professionals, as determined by competition points earned over the past two seasons, will visit Strikerz Bowling in the Angel of the Winds Casino Resort in Arlington, Washington, for the 2022 PBA Tour Finals, which will feature nine hours of live bowling on CBS Sports Network (United States) and FloBowling (international) on June 4 and 5.
Jakob Butturff Unfazed By New PBA Urethane Rule
Mar 21, 2022A Purple Hammer nicknamed “Old Faithful” has been reliable for Jakob Butturff over the years. But after the PBA instituted a new rule earlier this month that banned all urethane made prior to 2020, that ball has been removed from the lefty’s arsenal for all national tour events.
Jakob Butturff, Osku Palermaa Lead PBA Doubles After Qualifying
Mar 5, 2022Osku Palermaa and Jakob Butturff paced the field during the opening event of the 2022 World Series of Bowling: the PBA Mark Roth/Marshall Holman Doubles. This marked the first Roth/Holman Doubles tournament since Roth’s passing in November 2021.
Five Major Champions Earn Top Seeds At 2022 PBA Players Championship
Jan 17, 2022Major champions Graham Fach (East), Sean Rash (Midwest), Dom Barrett (Southwest), Tommy Jones (South) and Jakob Butturff (West) will lead their respective regions into the PBA Players Championship Regional Finals. After 28 games of qualifying, the top five players from each region earned a spot in the telecasts that begin airing on Fox Sports’ FS1 Saturday, January 22.
Lifestyle Changes Have Jakob Butturff Finding Success Again
Mar 22, 2021Unorthodox but effective. That might just be the best way to describe Jakob Butturff’s unconventional bowling style.
First 2021 PBA Players Championship Regional Stepladder Set For Sunday
Jan 22, 2021A week after qualifying rounds across the country, the first regional stepladder of the 2021 PBA Players Championship will take place Sunday.
2021 Preseason PBA Power Rankings: No. 16 Jakob Butturff
Dec 26, 2020Career Titles: 7 (1 major)Age: 262020 Earnings: $56,220 (rank: 16)2020 Points: 8,855 (rank: 17)2020 Peak Ranking: 32020 Low Ranking: Unranked
Playoffs Preview: No. 1 Jason Belmonte vs. No. 17 Jakob Butturff
Oct 15, 2020Match: No. 1 Jason Belmonte vs. No. 17 Jakob ButturffRound: Round of 16Broadcast Info: Saturday, Oct. 17, 6 p.m. Eastern on FOX (U.S.) and FloBowling (international)Other Matches On This Show: No. 8 Sean Rash vs. No. 9 Francois Lavoie; No. 4 Anthony Simonsen vs. No. 20 Dick Allen; No. 5 Kris Prather vs. No. 12 Marshall Kent
Playoffs Preview: No. 16 Tommy Jones Vs. No. 17 Jakob Butturff
Oct 8, 2020Match: No. 16 Tommy Jones vs. No. 17 Jakob ButturffRound: Round of 24Broadcast Info: Saturday, Oct. 10, 8 p.m. Eastern on FOX (U.S.) and FloBowling (international)Other Matches On This Show: No. 9 Francois Lavoie vs. No. 24 Norm Duke; No. 13 Dom Barrett vs. No. 20 Dick Allen; No. 12 Marshall Kent vs. No. 21 Chris Via
Butturff's 'Old Faithful' Ball Still Confiscated
Apr 1, 2020In the most recent FloBowling Podcast, seven-time PBA Tour champion Jakob Butturff said the ball confiscated at the U.S. Open has not been returned yet.
2020 Preseason PBA Power Rankings: No. 6 Jakob Butturff
Jan 3, 2020Career Titles: 7 (1 major)Age: 252019 Earnings: $235,780 (rank: 2)2019 Points: 30,245 (rank: 2)2019 Peak Ranking: 12019 Low Ranking: 9
Butturff Cashes In At PBA Clash
Nov 4, 2019LAKE WALES, Fla. – Jakob Butturff isn’t afraid to throw his Hammer Purple Pearl Urethane as close to the gutter as possible because with high risk comes high reward.
Butturff Has Tough Road Ahead At U.S. Open
Oct 26, 2019MOORESVILLE, N.C. – After lapping the field each of the past two years in qualifying and match play, the spotlight was on Jakob Butturff to see if he could continue that success at this year’s U.S. Open.
Five Big Names Still Seeking First U.S. Open Title
Oct 14, 2019The list of past champions at the U.S. Open reads as a who’s who of bowling greats – Pete Weber, Marshall Holman, Walter Ray Williams Jr., Mark Roth, just to name a few.