The Michigan State USBC Youth provides the following tournament opportunities
(League Qualifying - advance to State Finals)
(for our better average bowlers)
(must be entered in the State Tournament)
(Invitations extended to bowlers from associations who financially support the state youth)
For your convenience - some other important bowling information. Click on each link to access the information.
Wes "Dr Hook" Gibson
Committed to providing Recognition & Awards, Tournaments and Scholarship Opportunities for the
Youth Bowlers of Michigan
Only associations making donations are eligible for these awards/recognition.
We wish to thank the following Associations who have made donations in the 2017-18 season
ONLY ASSOCIATIONS LISTED BELOW ARE ELIGIBLE TO SUBMIT THE AWARD FORMS
Wes Gibson, known to all as "Dr Hook" passed away on October 18, 2018 after a brief illness.
Wes served on the state board as a director from the southwest part of our state for over 18 years. In addition he served the Kalamazoo Area Youth as a Vice President and Director. He also served as their Tournament Director.
On the state board, he served on many committees among them Finance, Promotion, Recognition Programs, Training and of course the State Tournament - an event he annually assisted with.
He was inducted into the Kalamazoo Area Hall of Fame in 2002.
His dedication to the youth bowlers of our state was felt by many in the multiple events in which he had a part and he will be sorely missed.
Fillable State Tournament Entry now available on Tournament Page
With heavy hearts, the Michigan State USBC Youth shares the very recent loss of two of it's Board Members
Jane Ryefield, the current Michigan State Women's Representative to the State Youth Board passed away on October 19, 2018 after a battle with cancer.
Active for over 40 years in her Muskegon associations (both youth and women), Jane and her husband Randy were the Individuals responsible for the annual Michigan State USBC Youth Invitational Tournament - A huge undertaking that is looked forward to each year by our many youth across the state.
Jane was inducted into the Muskegon Hall of Fame in 2010.
Jane's smile, dedication and caring concern for those around her will be missed by all.
Michigan State Youth
HERE ARE SOME ADDITIONAL TOURNAMENTS BEING OFFERED AROUND THE STATE FOR YOUTH BOWLERS