Jef Goodger

  • Writer, commentator, and producer with Xtra Frame, the Professional Bowlers Association's online subscription service
  • Work cited on various websites, including Pinterest and the Philippine Bowling Association in Kuwait
  • ESPN announcer for the PBA World Series of Bowling


Jef Goodger is a former writer for ThoughtCo, contributing articles about the sport of bowling for more than six years. Jef's work tends to lean towards the lighter side of bowling. While he may take a relaxed approach to his written word, Jef respects the sport and protects its integrity. For bowling aficionados, Jef is known as the Internet Bowling Personality.

Jef is a writer, commentator, and a producer with Xtra Frame, the Professional Bowlers Association's online subscription service. He is an expert, and as such, many websites cite his work. These websites include Pinterest and the Philippine Bowling Association in Kuwait. He was part of the ESPN announcing team for the station's coverage of the PBA World Series of Bowling. 


Jef Goodger has a Bachelor of Science in Advertising and Writing from Grand Valley State University.

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