Badger Queens

The 2023 Badger Queens Tournament will be held in Fond du Lac at Ledgeview Lanes on Sunday May 7, 2023. The tournament will start at 9:00 AM. We have changed the format to 4 games of qualifying. After that, the top 25% of the field will bowl another 2 games, with pin carry over. We will then go to a top 5 step ladder finals. The winner will take home the first place prize of $1,000.00, based on 70 entries. She will also receive an entry into the 2024 USBC Queens Tournament and a paid entry into the 2024 Badger Queens Tournament.

Lauren Sammel  2022 Badgers Queen's Champion

Queen Lauren Sammel with Wisconsin State USBC President Doug Sleaford and director Pam Hornung. Lauren bowls in the madison area at Bowl-A-Vard and at Dream Lanes and had an average of 214 from last season. Originally from New York, she has been in the Madison area for 20 years.

Queen Lauren Sammel and her court!

From left to right; Wisconsin State USBC Association Manager Don Hildebrand, Nicole Burt, Lauren Sammel, Stephanie Zagar, Ashley Oleniczak and State President Doug Sleaford.

Past Tournament Results