Event Dates

From: Saturday, April 25, 2009
To: Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Host Center

Capri Bowling Lanes
2727 S. Dixie Drive
Dayton, OH 45409
(937) 298-7411

Tournament News

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Stay at the Dayton Mariott and receive a group discount.

PBA Lane Pattern
PBA Senior Pattern #1 With Brunswick A-22 Lane Oil

Maximum Field Size
160 players

Capri Bowling Lanes has once again contracted with an outside agency to offer $50,000 to the bowler rolling a perfect 300 game in the final championship match of the 2009 PBA Senior Dayton Classic!

Capri Bowling Lanes Qualifiers
Capri Lanes is running qualifiers for 3 spots in the PBA Senior Tour Dayton Classic. Qualifiers will run April 5, 12, and 19. For more information on winning an entry into the event please contact Capri Lanes.

Saturday, April 25
A squad practice from 9 -10 a.m.
B squad practice from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Pro Am squads at 2, 4 and 6 p.m.

Sunday, April 26
A squad bowls eight games at 9 a.m.
B squad bowls eight games at 4 p.m.

Monday, April 27
B squad bowls eight games at 9 a.m.
A squad bowls eight games at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 28
Players qualifying 17-32 bowl (best of five) beginning at 9 a.m.
Winners and players qualifying 9-16 bowl (best of five) beginning at 11 a.m.
Winners and players qualifying 1-8 bowl (best of five) beginning at 1:30 p.m.
Round of 8 (best of three) begins at 5:30 p.m.
Round of 4 (one game) immediately following
Round of 2 (one game) immediately following

Standard Prize Fund
1st Place: $8,000
2nd Place: $4,500
3rd-4th Place: $3,000 each
5th-8th Place: $1,700 each
9th-16th Place: $1,300 each
17th-24th Place: $1,150 each
25th-32nd Place: $1,050 each
Remaining cash spots: $900 each
(10) “Super Senior” cash spots (Age 60+): $700 each
(Based On Entries)

Cash ratio is 1:3. If entries exceed 160 the ratio is 1:4 with a minimum of 53 cash spots.

Hotel Information
Marriott Dayton (Host Hotel)
King or Double – Flat rate of $65.00 + Tax per night
Rates are good from April 24-28, 2009.
Reservations must be made by no later than Friday, April 10, 2009
To make reservations contact Marriott’s Reservation Line at (800) 228-9290.
Ask for the Capri Lanes Room Block at The Marriott Dayton.

Motor Home Parking
Parking will be available at the North end of the building. Water and Electric will be provided at a cost of $10 per day; however air conditioning units cannot be run during the hours of tournament operation because there are not enough amps available. All proceeds resulting from the motor home parking fees will be donated to the 29th Junior Masters tournament.

Golf Note
Golf is scheduled for April 24 at Yankee Trace Golf Club. The first tee time is 8:30 a.m. The cost is $39. To sign up, contact Dave or Judy Soutar at (941) 545-3257 or email mssoupy@aol.com.

Special Notice -- Corey Kistner has challenged the senior golfers to try and beat him at Little Bear Golf Club. Fellow PBA member Bill McCorkle has a tournament scheduled for the seniors on April 29 at his challenging par 3 golf course in Columbus. It's a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. (10 holes), prizes and lunch at 11:30 a.m. -- back on the road by 1 p.m. Columbus is just 90 miles from Dayton. The cost is $20 which includes lunch, golf and prizes. Anyone arriving on the 28th to practice for Corey can play free that day. Call Bill at (614) 371-3710 or email him at wmccorkle@msn.com for more information.