Name that Flyover City! — March 11, 2020

Welcome back! We hope you are enjoying Name that Flyover City!

Here’s a review of the questions:

  1. This city boasts the oldest bowling alley in America.
  2. What city named its airport after former astronaut and four-term U.S. senator John Glenn?
  3. What city would you be in if you were visiting the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame?

And here are the answers:

  1. Milwaukee, WI—The Holler House tavern houses the oldest sanctioned tenpin bowling alley in the United States. Holler House, which opened in 1908, contains the two oldest sanctioned lanes in the nation, both of which are still tended by human pinsetters.
  2. Columbus, OH–On May 25, 2016, the Ohio General Assembly passed a bill to rename the airport from Port Columbus International Airport to John Glenn Columbus International Airport. Glenn, then 94 years old, was present for the renaming ceremony. He died just five months later.
  3. Knoxville, TN– Opening in 1999, this hall of fame is the only facility of its kind dedicated to all levels of women’s basketball. Knoxville is known for having a large women’s basketball following as well as being the home of the University of Tennessee’s Lady Vols basketball team, which was coached by the legendary Pat Summitt,

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