Welcome to the Greater Carlyle Bowling Association website

GREATER CARLYLE USBC - 86694
Welcome to the official website of the Greater Carlyle USBC Bowling Association (GCBA). The GCBA was founded for the purpose of uniting in a central organization and all qualified members of bowling leagues bowling in certified establishments located in the following cities in the State of Illinois: Bartelso, Breese, Trenton, New Baden, Mascoutah, Highland, Grantfork, Greenville, Vandalia, and Salem.


FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE GREATER CARLYLE USBC BOWLING ASSOCIATION AT:                      

GCBA                                                          
2116 Salmon Drive                                     
Highland, IL 62249                                    
                                                                                                                                                                   

EMAIL US: gcbabowl@charter.net                                                   
trutz1@charter.net   (Tim)                         
                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                       PHONE US: 618-654-9840 (Tim)
 






The new GREATER CARLYLE BOWLING ASSOCIATION
  As of August 1, 2018 the Greater Carlyle Bowling Association  will provide services for its men, women, and youth bowlers.   In addition to an awards program for all bowlers, the GCBA will offer numerous tournaments for all of its members.  We will offer a Scratch Tournament and an Open Handicap Tournament for all our members as well as a Senior Scratch Tournament for all of our members over the age of 50.  In addition, our female bowlers will also have their own tournament.  Our Youth Bowlers will have  their own tournament as well. Our new Association Number is 86694

INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY FOR TOURNAMENTS:
In the case of inclement weather, bowling may be rescheduled based on a case by case scenario.  If the bowling center does not open due to inclement weather, bowling will be rescheduled.  You will be contacted if the bowling center does not open.  If the bowling center does open during inclement weather, but you feel it is not safe for you to travel, rescheduling will be permitted upon request by calling Tim Rutz.  My number is 618-654-9840 (home) 618-401-8035 (cell). 



GCBA SENIOR SCRATCH CLASSIC
 The GCBA Senior Scratch Classic is scheduled for Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 4th Street Lanes in Greenville.
Entry forms will be at your local bowling center soon.

 
GCBA SCRATCH CLASSIC
The GCBA Scratch Classic is scheduled for Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Poplar Junction Lanes in Highland.
Entry forms will be at your local bowling center soon.

GCBA WOMENS SCRATCH CLASSIC
The GCBA Women's Scratch Classic is scheduled for Sunday, December 13, 2020 at Poplar Junction Lanes in Highland.
Entry forms will be at your local bowling center soon.

GCBA AWARDS
The Greater Carlyle Bowling Assocation will continue to provide awards for the 2019-20 season.  Bowlers can earn an acrylic statue for bowling 100 pins over their average, for bowling 11 strikes in a row in one game, for bowling  a 299 game, a 300 game, or an 800 series.



GCBA SCHOLARHIP
Congratulations to KAYLA RUTZ from Highland High School and AUSTIN DAVIS from Highland High School for winning the 2020 GCBA Scholarships.  Each recipient will receive a $500 scholarship.

2020 GCBA HALL OF FAME/AWARDS BANQUET
Congratulations to the late Mike Gebke from Bartelso, Jim Hettenhausen from Okawville, Alan Profancik, Jr from Salem, and Ray Voss from Highland for being selected to be inducted into the Greater Carlyle Bowling Association Hall of Fame. The 2020 GCBA Hall of Fame Banquet is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, November 7, 2020 at Michael's Restaurant in Highland.  This is subject to change due to the COVID Pandemic.  The awards portion of the banquet will be cancelled this year due to COVID restrictions.
CLick HERE to view a list of the GCBA Hall of Fame Members

Click here to download a GCBA Hall of Fame Application - MALE APPLICANT
Click here to download a GCBA Hall of Fame Application - FEMALE APPLICANT
THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT A HALL OF FAME APPLICATION FOR THE 2020-2021 BOWLING SEASON IS JUNE 1, 2021.


GCBA HIGH AVERAGE FOR 2019-20 SEASON
Congratulations to NICK KORTE for carrying a 242 AVERAGE with 78 games at Poplar Junction Lanes in Highland.

GCBA HIGH SERIES FOR 2019-20 SEASON

Congratulations to COLLIN KORTE for bowling an 863 series at Poplar Junction Lanes in Highland , the highest series ever bowled at Poplar Junction Lanes.


35 out of 36 STRIKES
 Congratulations COLLIN KORTE for bowling 35 out of 36 strikes in route to an 863 series on November 19th at Poplar Junction Lanes, a new house record.  Collin started the night with 27 strikes in a row before leaving a split in the 4th frame of the last game.  He then struck out to complete the 35 strike feat.


nEWS                                                     


Click here for 2020-21 HONOR SCORES

Click here for the 2018-19 GCBA ANNUAL REPORT

Click here for 2018-19 FINAL AVERAGES



Congratulations to DAULTON COLLIGAN for winning the 2019 GCBA Scratch Classic 
Click HERE for the recap of the 2019 GCBA Scratch Classic 


Congratulations to STEVE BANN for winning the 2019 GCBA Senior Scratch Classic 
Click HERE for the recap of the 2019 GCBA Senior Scratch Classic

Click here to download the 2019-20 GCBA Scholarship Application



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Last update September 19, 2020