Motor City Classic

Roster

Current Entries: 129

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Event Dates

From: Wednesday, November 01, 2006
To: Sunday, November 05, 2006

Host Center

Taylor Lanes
24800 Eureka Road
Taylor, MI 48180
(734) 946-9092

Television Dates

  • 11/5/2006 1:00 PM ET on ESPN
  • 7/23/2007 9:00 AM ET on ESPN Classic
  • 3/16/2008 6:00 PM ET on ESPN Classic

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $25,000.00
2 $13,000.00
3 $6,500.00
4 $5,500.00
5 $5,000.00
6 $4,000.00
7 $3,700.00
8 $3,500.00
9 $3,000.00
10 $2,900.00
11 $2,800.00
12 $2,700.00
13 $2,650.00
14 $2,600.00
15 $2,550.00
16 $2,500.00
17 $2,200.00
18 $2,200.00
19 $2,200.00
20 $2,200.00
21 $2,200.00
22 $2,200.00
23 $2,200.00
24 $2,200.00
25 $2,200.00
26 $2,200.00
27 $2,200.00
28 $2,200.00
29 $2,200.00
30 $2,200.00
31 $2,200.00
32 $2,200.00
Place Winnings*
33 $1,800.00
34 $1,800.00
35 $1,800.00
36 $1,800.00
37 $1,800.00
38 $1,800.00
39 $1,800.00
40 $1,800.00
41 $1,800.00
42 $1,800.00
43 $1,800.00
44 $1,800.00
45 $1,800.00
46 $1,800.00
47 $1,800.00
48 $1,800.00
49 $1,800.00
50 $1,800.00
51 $1,800.00
52 $1,800.00
53 $1,800.00
54 $1,800.00
55 $1,800.00
56 $1,800.00
57 $1,800.00
58 $1,800.00
59 $1,800.00
60 $1,800.00
61 $1,800.00
62 $1,800.00
63 $1,800.00
64 $1,800.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament News

Tony the Tiger
Sunday, November 05, 2006

Tony Reyes’ first career Denny’s PBA Tour title couldn’t have been any sweeter. Reyes made history by firing the 17th televised 300 game in the 47-year history of the Tour in the semifinals Sunday at Taylor Lanes, then defeated Wes Malott, 255-238, for his first career title.

Life on Tour
Saturday, November 04, 2006

This week, Ryan Shafer looks back at his week in Taylor, Mich., at the 2006 Motor City Classic.

Something's Gotta Give
Saturday, November 04, 2006

Tony Reyes will be one of five bowlers attempting to end a stretch of bad luck on TV this Sunday in the final round of the 2006 Motor City Classic at 1 p.m. EST on ESPN. Reyes is looking for his first title in 145 career events.

Sweet Sixteen
Friday, November 03, 2006

Just 16 bowlers remain in the 2006 Motor City Classic, with PBA Hall of Famer Parker Bohn III on top after going 7-1-1 in the first round of round robin match play Friday at Taylor Lanes.

Only Five Remain
Friday, November 03, 2006

Wes Malott is in a precarious position. The fifth-year PBA veteran earned the top seed into Sunday’s stepladder finals of the 2006 Motor City Classic.

Vincent Awarded Exemption
Thursday, November 02, 2006

PBA Commissioner and CEO Fred Schreyer announced today Gene Vincent has been given the Commissioner’s Exemption for the 2006 Lake County Indiana Classic in Hammond, Ind., Nov. 15-19.

Lions Participate in Pro-Am
Thursday, November 02, 2006

Brian Calhoun, Terrence Holt and Roy Williams of the Detroit Lions joined exempt bowlers from the Denny's Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) Tour Wednesday night at Taylor Lanes in Taylor, Mich., for the Columbia 300 Pro-Am.

Same Spot, Different Day
Thursday, November 02, 2006

Bill O’Neill is all too familiar with his position after the first round of qualifying. The 2005-06 PBA Rookie of the Year was in first place after qualifying in last week’s USBC Masters and finds himself in the same spot Thursday in the Motor City Classic at Taylor Lanes.

The Fall Guy
Wednesday, November 01, 2006

A fall during practice may have been just what Greg Thompson Jr. needed. Thompson, who has fallen three times in a month as a result of the heel on his shoe coming off, went to a pair of Nike shoes Wednesday to lead the Denny’s PBA Tour Qualifying Round for the 2006 Motor City Classic.

PBA Spare Shots
Tuesday, October 31, 2006

This week, Spare Shots takes a closer look at Doug Kent's win in last week's 2006 USBC Masters, including the three records he set in winning his second career Masters. Also, find out which veteran quietly went over the $1 million mark in career earnings recently.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2006
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM / Non-PBA member meeting
Non-member meeting to be held at Taylor Lanes
CORPORATE CHARITY CHALLENGE hosted by Taylor Rotary Club
Doors open 6:00PM, Bowling at 7:00PM (Lanes closed to public during the event)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2006
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM / Denny's PBA Tour Qualifying Round (7 games total pins)
Roll-Call is 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM / Exempt Player Practice
7:00PM COLUMBIA 300 PRO-AM (regular and PBA condition squads available)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2006
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, all bowlers advance)
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, cut to top 32 players)
BOWL THE BURN!!
Following qualifying, bowl the PBA pattern
$3 a game

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2006
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM / Match Play Round 1 (9 games, cut to top 16 players)
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Match Play Round 2 (9 games, top 5 advance to ESPN finals)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2006
COLUMBIA 300 Pro-Am Events and PBA Fan Day
Taylor Lanes, Taylor, MI
Pro-am times: 11:30AM, 2:00PM, 5:00PM, 7:30PM & 10:00PM

Sunday, NOVEMBER 5, 2006
Live ESPN Television Finals from Taylor Lanes
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