Event Dates

From: Sunday, May 05, 2013
To: Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Host Center

Victory Lanes Family Entertainment Center
125 Morlake Drive
Mooresville, NC 28117
(704) 663-5300

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 Viper

Finals Format
40 Player Bracket

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

Tournament Hosts
George Pappas, Proprietor
Paul Kreins, General Manager

Sunday, May 5
A & B Squads Practice Session: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
A re-oil of ½ the lanes in use will take place at 11 a.m.
Pro-Am Squads: 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.

Monday, May 6
A Squad: 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
B Squad: 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Tuesday, May 7
B Squad: 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
A Squad: 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Cut to top 40
Drop All Pins

Wednesday, May 8
Players qualifying 25-40 bowl best-of-three games at 11 a.m.
Winners and players qualifying 17-24 bowl best-of-three games at 12:30 p.m.
Winners and players qualifying 9-16 bowl best-of-five games at 2:30 p.m.
Winners and players qualifying 1-8 bowl best-of-five games at 4:30 p.m.
Round of 8 best-of-three at 7:30 p.m.
Round of 4 (one game) immediately following
Round of 2 (one game) immediately following

Estimated Prize Fund Information
1st Place: $7500
2nd Place: $4000
3rd-4th Place: $2500 (each)
5th-8th Place: $1700 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1300 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1150 (each)
25th-32nd Place: $1050 (each)
33rd-40th Place: $950 (each)
Remaining Cashers: $900 (each)
Super Senior Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $700 (each)

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

*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 40, unless the field size is less than 120 bowlers. In that case the format and number of finalists will be adjusted to fit a 32-man bracket. If the field is less than 96, the number of finalists will be adjusted to 24.

Hotel Information
Clarion Inn – Headquarters Hotel
19608 Liverpool Pkwy.
Cornelius, NC 28031
Single Rate: $60 + tax
Double Rate: $65 + tax
(704) 896-0660 or (704) 896-8663
You must identify yourself as bowling the PBA event at Victory Lanes and ask for the PBA50 rate.
*Pet Fee: $15 first and second night (other nights are free)
Includes: complimentary hot breakfast, 24 hour coffee service, fitness center, outdoor pool, in-room coffee maker, microwave, and refrigerator.
Several restaurants are nearby.

Motor Home Information
Parking is available at the North side of the building. The area for motor homes will be marked off prior to your arrival. Please coordinate Motor Home parking with PBA member Mike Henry upon your arrival.

Golf Note
There will be a golf outing at Mallard Head Country Club on Saturday, May 4, 2013. The first tee time is scheduled for 1 p.m. The cost is $35, which includes a cart. To sign up, contact Tom Carter (815) 761-3840 or Linda Carter at (815) 761-3841 or email bolnduo@gmail.com. Please make your reservations before April 19.