Sports briefs

Pro bowling returns to area next week

The Professional Bowlers Association Senior Tour will host the third annual Miller High Life Classic at George Pappas' Victory Lanes in Mooresville on May 1-4.

For details: 704-663-5300.

Lake Norman hosts amateur bass tourney

The Oakley Big Bass Tour will come to the region April 30-May 1 for the Jamie McMurray Carolina Big Bass Classic. Based at Queen's Landing in Mooresville, the open big bass tournament will offer amateur anglers the chance to compete for thousands in cash and prizes during the two-day event.

The angler with the largest overall big bass of the tournament will take home a $33,000 bass boat.

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