GHUSBC Board Members Selected for State Recognition

At the recent Texas State USBC Fall Meeting, GHUSBC Sgt. at Arms, Bette Kelley and Director, Nelia Gallien were selected to receive the Texas State USBC Service Award. Individuals selected for this award have made important contributions to bowling by being leaders, motivators, visionaries, and by showing an uncommon commitment to the TSUSBC vision and mission.


Bette Kelley (l) and Nelia Gallien, TSUSBC Service Award Winners 2015- 16

2015 Santa's Secret Stash Mail-o-Graphic Tournament

In conjunction with the Texas Bowling Writer's Club, GHUSBC is promoting their 6th Annual Christmastime Tournament. Easy to enter and use your scores from your league play! Click the link for the entry form and take a chance on winning some Holiday Cash!!

Santas Secret Stash Entry Form

2015 GHUSBC Youth Championship Tournament

The 2015 Youth Championship Tournament will be November 7- 8, 14- 15, 2015 at Emerald Bowl.
Click the link to access a copy of the entry form!

2015 Final Unofficial Standings

2015 Jr. Gold Qualifier Final Standings

2016 GHUSBC Men's Invitational & Women's Championship Tournament

The 2016 Tournament will be held at Del Mar Lanes (Team Event) & Emerald Bowl (Dbls/ Sgls) on February 13- 14, 20- 21 and 27- 28, 2016. Entry Forms will be mailed to team captains and delivered to the bowling centers in mid- November.
2016 Men's Invitational Entry Form
2016 Women's Championshhip Entry Form


Calling All Cooks

The Greater Houston USBC Cookbook Fundraising Project is underway. Our book, U Can Bowl and Cook 2, is available for purchase. Many of our bowlers have contributed recipes and mealtime tips. Check out the Pro section with recipes submitted by several of the participants in the Striking Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles Tournament held recently at Palace Lanes.
Available for purchase at only $10 each, the cookbooks will make a great holiday gift for friends and family. Contact the office to purchase yours today!


2015 GHUSBC Open Tournament

Final and Official Prize Lists.

Adult Division Final Standings Official Prize List

Youth Division Final Standings Official

Virtual Handicap Doubles Final Standings Official

Century Doubles Final Standings Official


New Awards

The top photo shows average based game and series awards for Youth and Adults for the 2015- 16 Season. The lower photos show our 300 game, 800 series and 11 in a row awards and our 199 On the Nose Award. These local awards are provided by the Greater Houston USBC.


Award Photos


2014-2015 Averages

The 2014-2015 Adult and Youth averages are now available (HERE), on the Averages page.


GHUSBC Legacy Wall

The GHUSBC is establishing a tiled Legacy Wall in the meeting room of our new location! This is your opportunity to participate in a fundraiser for your local association and establish your place in our legacy.


Click on links for details: ( Legacy Wall) ( Order Form) ( Optional Symbols)


Thanks for all the Support...

A big thank you to Donna Conners and Carol "Stormin" Norman at the UCanBowl2 Pro Shop for being a great sponsor to the Greater Houston USBC. Donna and Carol continually show their support for our tournaments and we truly appreciate them!



Benefits of Membership

Whether you're already a USBC member, considering membership, or are trying to convince your league to certify, there are so many reasons to join.  From rules to youth programs and charities, here is a look at some of what you get for the best money spent in bowling.


Utilizing "Fair" Handicaps

The United States Bowling Congress (USBC) defines handicapping as the means of placing bowlers and teams of varying degrees of bowling skill on as equitable a basis as possible for their competition against each other. Read more about it <here>.



Bowling Videos

Bowling Aces
Strikes and Spares - Andy Varipapa
Bowling Is Fun - 1952
1949 ABC Bowling Tournament - Detroit
Bowling Styles From Around the World
Crazy Bowling Shot
Let's Go Bowling - A Glimpse at Bowling Once Upon a Time
Evolution of Brunswick Automatic Pinsetters
Brunswick History and Pin Factory - 1950's
AMF Amflite Commercial - 1963
Bowling Skills 1940 (Lawn Bowling, Duck Pins and Ten Pins)
Championship Bowling Montage
Championship Bowling - 1954
Ebonite TV Spot - 1968
Commercial for the Professional Bowler's Association
Funny Bowling Commercial
Sonny Bowling - 1979
Denny's PBA Commercial
Jerry Lewis Bowling for MDA
Brunswick ThroBot and Super CATS
Bowling Ball History - The History Channel
Ebonite Bowling Ball Factory - Part 1
Ebonite Bowling Ball Factory - Part 2