“Beat The Champ” Rolls From Mancuso’s in Batavia Saturday 4p ( Sun. 11p) on WBBZ-TV! Qualifiers Rolling NOW at Rapid’s Bowling Center!
on January 14, 2017 |
WBBZ-TV Vice President and General Manager Chris Musial is proud to announce that “Beat The Champ” – Western New York’s only TV bowling show – will roll Saturday at 4p.m. on WBBZ-TV, Your Hometown MeTV Station from Mancuso’s Bowling Center in Batavia!
This week hometown bowlers John Danielewicz from Sanborn; Josh Vogt of East Aurora; Dana Voytovich from Cheektowaga; and Jeremy Zimmerman from Lockport take to the lanes!
Plus, qualifiers are NOW ROLLING AT THE RAPIDS BOWLING CENTER! Here are the dates and times you can bowl, to try and “Beat The Champ” and appear on the next WBBZ-TV taping on Wednesday December 27th.
12/9 – 3pm, 4:30pm, 6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
12/10 – 6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
12/11 – 6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
12/14 -6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
12/16 – 12pm, 1:30pm & 3pm
12/17 – 3pm, 4:30pm, 6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
12/18 – 6pm 7:30pm & 9pm
TOP 24 ROLL OFF Thursday December 21st at 7p.m.
“Beat The Champ” originally aired for decades on Channel 4 with legendary hosts Chuck Healy and Van Miller. While it has not been seen for close to twenty years, the competition remains one of the longest running bowling programs on television.
The top qualifier wins an LED HD TV from Dirt Cheap TV on Niagara Falls Blvd, across from Trader Joe’s in Tonawanda.
Now, “Beat The Champ” is co-hosted by veteran sportscaster Paul Peck and Greater Buffalo USBC Association Hall of Fame bowler Sue Nawojski. Peck worked for decades at “News 4” before becoming a financial advisor and play-by-play broadcaster for the UB Bulls football team.
Janelle Sabin keeps the numbers on the Castilone Jeep, Chrysler, Plymouth Scoreboard.
Remember, when you go bowling, enjoy the Official Beer of “Beat The Champ” – Genesee Beer!
“Beat The Champ” is produced by WBBZ-TV in cooperation with the WNY Bowling Proprietors. Information can also be found at the station website, www.wbbz.tv
WBBZ is seen throughout Western New York over-the-air on digital channel 67.1. Ch. 5 on Verizon FiOS (HD 505); Ch. 5 Dish; Ch. 67 DirecTV, and these Cable channels: Buffalo – Niagara Falls Metro area: Channel 5 (HD 1230); Batavia – Genesee, Wyoming, Orleans Counties Channel 71 (HD 1230); Parts of Erie and Niagara Counties Channel 71 (HD 1230); Dunkirk Channel 99 (HD 1230); Olean Channel 21 (HD 1230); Fredonia – Jamestown Channel 72 (HD 1230); Alfred- Angelica- Avoca- Bath- Bolivar Friendship- Hornell Channel 71 (HD 1230).
WBBZ-TV is WNY’s only locally owned and operated television station. 4545 Transit Road, suite 750 Williamsville, NY 14221. 716-630-9229. www.wbbz.tv “Like” WBBZ-TV on Facebook. Follow the conversation @WBBZ on Twitter
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