Event Dates

From: Saturday, April 20, 2013
To: Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Host Center

Spanish Springs Lanes
997 Alverez Ave.
The Villages, FL 32159
(352) 750-9440

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Notes

Bowlers must be at least 50 years of age to enter a PBA50 event.


Maximum Field Size
160 Players

PBA Lane Pattern
PBA50 Tour Cheetah

Finals Format
32 Player Round Robin Match Play

Mandatory Non-Member Meeting
A mandatory meeting for all non-members will be held 30 minutes prior to the first practice session.

Tournament Hosts
Larry Ducat and Darrell Ducat

Saturday, April 20
A & B Squads Practice Session: 9 a.m. – Noon
A re-oil of ½ the lanes in use will take place at 10:30 a.m.
Pro-Am Squads: 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.

Sunday, April 21
A Squad: 9 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
No re-oil between squads
B Squad: 3 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Monday, April 22
B Squad: 9 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
No re-oil between squads
A Squad: 3 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Top 32 Advance

Tuesday, April 23
Top 32 - Round-Robin Match Play: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(8 games)
Top 16 advance
No re-oil between squads
Top 16 - Round-Robin Match Play: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
(8 games)
Top 4 advance
Top 4 Stepladder: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Estimated Prize Fund Information

Estimated Entries (150)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (50)
Estimated Super Senior Cash Spots (10) Minimum of 8, Maximum of 12

Estimated Main Prize Fund
1st Place $7500
2nd Place $4000
3rd Place $2500
4th Place $2000
5th Place $1700
6th Place $1600
7th Place $1550
8th Place $1500
9th Place $1475
10th Place $1450
11th Place $1425
12th Place $1400
13th Place $1375
14th Place $1350
15th Place $1325
16th Place $1300
17th Place $1200
18th Place $1180
19th Place $1160
20th Place $1140
21st Place $1120
22nd Place $1100
23rd Place $1090
24th Place $1080
25th Place $1070
26th Place $1060
27th Place $1050
28th Place $1040
29th Place $1030
30th Place $1020
31st Place $1010
32nd Place $1000
Remaining Cashers $900 (each)
Super Senior” Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $700 (each)

*Super Senior cash spots will be paid based on the number of Super Senior entries,
1:6 with a minimum guarantee of 8 and maximum of 12 in each PBA50 Tour event.

*The number of finalists will be 32, unless the field size is less than 96 bowlers. In that case the number of finalists will be adjusted to 24.

Hotel Information
The hotels listed are owned by our tournament hosts, Larry Ducat and Darrell Ducat. Please support our hosts by staying at one of these hotels.

Comfort Suites
1202 Avenida Central Ave.
The Villages, FL 32159
Rate: $79.00 + tax
(352) 259-6578
You must ask for the PBA rate when making reservations.

La Hacienda Hotel
1201 Avenida Central Ave.
The Villages, FL 32159
Rate: $69.00 + tax
(352) 750-6863
You must ask for the PBA rate when making reservations.

Motor Home Information
There will be a designated area for Motor Home parking at the bowling center. Water will be available. Please coordinate electric with PBA member Mike Henry. Motor Home parking will not be available until Thursday, April 18 at Noon.

Golf Note
There will be a golf outing at Del Webb's Spruce Creek CC (Eagle Ridge Course) on Friday, April 19, 2013. A shotgun start is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. The cost is $28. To sign up, contact Dave or Judy Soutar at (941) 545-3257 or email mssoupy@aol.com. Please make your reservations before April 12.

Additional Senior Bowlers Tournament
There will be a senior bowling tournament at 6 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013 at Spanish Springs Lanes. All PBA senior players are invited. Each player will bowl six games of qualifying. For more information please contact Bob Janego (321) 229-3533.