25 Bowling Leagues — Team Spirit Through the Years

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These women wearing bold lipstick and fun expressions were a Smitty's Tavern bowling team in Illinois in 1945. Photo: Strangereverysunday.blogspot.com

These women wearing bold lipstick and fun expressions were a Smitty’s Tavern bowling team in Illinois in 1945. Photo: Strangereverysunday.blogspot.com

In The Big Lebowski, The Dude had Walter and Donny. On The Flinstones, Barney and Fred had each other. Bowling leagues, whether amateur or professional, is about being part of a team. And what better way for leagues to show their solidarity than with wacky matching shirts and laced up shoes. No one generation can claim bowling as its sport because every era has seen its version of gutterball leagues and fashions. Browse through our favorite league photos. You won’t believe the fashion choices and hairstyles of some of these keglers!

 

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