NSL - The National Senior League

LET THE BOWLING BEGIN - Senior Wii Bowlers Ready for Week 1 of NSL National Championships

September 18, 2017

After a one week delay caused by Hurricane Irma 84 communities, 288 teams and more than 1,300 senior Wii Bowlers prepare to Wii bowl their way through 7 weeks of conference play on the road to the 2017 NSL National Wii Bowl Championships.  Follow your favorite team(s) on the NSL site every Friday as coaches are required to post scores each Thurs night.  As in the past each season brings new communities into the league - to be exact 12 new communities begin play this week.

Teams from 32 states will be competing in the 9th NSL Season.  Georgia leads the way with 10 communities participating followed by Pennsylvania with 9, Ohio with 7 and Florida with 5.  Following the completion of 7 weeks of conference play the top 32 teams in each division will play for the championship in a ONE and DONE format.  Let the fun begin!! 

Call or email Dennis Berkholtz 435-714 9491/dennis@nslgames.com for more information.

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Champions Division - BETHANY, Bethany Village, Indianapolis, IN
Super Elite Division - Wii Are Strike Seekers, Goldberg B’nai B’rith Towers, Houston, TX
Elite 1 Division - Lickety Splits, Montpelier Senior Center, Montpelier, OH
Elite 2 Division - DVAMC1, Dayton VA Medical Center, Dayton, OH
Super Master Division - NG Banana Rats, Lancaster Office of Aging, Lancaster, PA
Master 1 Division - NG 3 Balls and a Split, Lancaster Office of Aging, Lancaster, PA
Master 2/3 Division - Packing the Punch, Bellevue Retirement Community, Green Bay, WI

The National Championships are played in 7 divisions based on levels of ability.  The top 32 teams in each division as determined by their total pins after 7 weeks of play make it to the Final Rounds which are played in a ‘one and done’ format much like the NCAA Basketball Final Four.  Champions and Runners-up receive NSL etched glass awards to add to their trophy case along with bragging rights being the National Senior Wii Bowling Champions! 



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About the NSL

  • Play in your own community - no travel
  • 4 bowlers on a team
  • Nintendo Wii or Microsoft XBOX are accepted NSL virtual bowling programs
  • Play in one of 7 divisions based on level of ability
  • Play one day each week for 7 weeks followed by up to 3 weeks of playoffs
  • Post scores on line by Thursday 9 PM
  • See results on line 9 AM Friday
  • NSL provides oversite, schedule, STATS, awards and team webpage


Wii bowlers in the NSL compete in 8 divisions.  Divisions are determined by the average score of the 4 bowlers making up a team.  Divisional breakdowns——CHAMPIONS (average 250 to 300); SUPER ELITE (average 220 to 250); ELITE 1 (average 200 to 220); ELITE 2 (average 180 to 200); SUPER MASTER (average 160 to 180); MASTER 1 (average 140 to 160); MASTER 2 (average 120 to 140) and MASTER 3 (less than 120).

NEXT NSL CHAMPIONSHIP - NSL National Championships.  Play begins the week of Sept 11, 2017.  Registration opens June 15, 2017.  JOIN US.  For additional information contact Dennis Berkholtz (435 714 9491) or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Important Dates

2017 NSL State and Regional ChampionshipsFeb 12 - Apr 27 (Registration Opens Dec 15, 2016)
2017 - NSL National ChampionshipsSept 11 - Nov 24 (Registration Opens July 15, 2017)
NSL National Open Championships and FL State Wii Bowl Championships - handicap and open divisionsDec 4 - 11 in partnership with FL State Games Clearwater, FL Enjoy fun on the Beach and Wii bowl competition
NSL ContactDennis Berkholtz, NSL Commissioner .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 435 714 9491