“BEAT THE CHAMP” TRAVELS TO BYLLYE LANES IN BRADFORD, PA!
CLARENCE, NY (wbbz.tv) Chris Musial, President and General Manager of WBBZ-TV, is proud to announce that “Beat The Champ,” will travel to Byllye Lanes, 290 Seaward Avenue in Bradford, PA for upcoming bowling broadcasts.
Qualifiers begin rolling on October 6th, with a full roster of dates and times until the Final Top 24 Roll Off Saturday October 28th. If you make the cut, you must be able to bowl on Saturday November 3rd when the WBBZ-TV crew will record four episodes.
Here are the dates and times:
Saturday October 6th – Noon;
Sunday October 7th – 4 & 7p.m.;
Tuesday October 9th- 9p.m.;
Wednesday October 10th- 9p.m.;
Thursday October 11th- 9p.m.;
Saturday October 13th- Noon & 3p.m.;
Sunday October 14th – 4p.m. & 7p.m.;
Tuesday October 16th – 9p.m.;
Wednesday October 17th – 9p.m.;
Thursday October 18th- 9p.m.;
Saturday October 20th- Noon & 3p.m.;
Sunday October 21st- 4 & 7p.m.;
Tuesday October 23rd – 9p.m.;
Wednesday October 24th- 9p.m.
Thursday October 25th- 9p.m.;
Saturday October 27th – Noon & 3p.m.;
Sunday October 28th- 4p.m.; Top 24 Roll Off Sunday October 28th at 7p.m.
The “Beat The Champ” episodes from Byllye Lanes will air the weekends of November 10th, 17th, 24th, and December 1st. “Beat The Champ” airs every Saturday afternoon at 4p.m with an encore Sunday night at 11p.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.
These special editions of “Beat The Champ” will be co-hosted by Paul Peck. The veteran sportscaster creates content for BuffaloSportsPage.com, and is on the UB Bulls Football game day broadcasts. Greater Buffalo USBC Association Hall of Fame bowler Sue Nawojski joins Peck at the broadcast desk. Janelle Sabin keeps the numbers on the Castilone Jeep, Chrysler, Plymouth Scoreboard.
Interested bowlers can go to the “Beat The Champ” Facebook page or www.wbbz.tv for more information.
“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 5 (HD 1230); Olean Channel 5 (HD 1230); Fredonia – Jamestown Channel 72 (HD 1230); Alfred- Angelica- Avoca- Bath- Bolivar Friendship- Hornell Channel 71 (HD 1230).
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