Event Dates

From: Sunday, June 02, 2013
To: Friday, June 07, 2013

Host Center

Suncoast Bowling Center
9090 Alta Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89145
(702) 636-7400

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Notes

*A regional event is scheduled for June 3. This falls between the practice session on June 2, and the first qualifying round of the Senior U.S. Open on June 4.

Photos are scheduled to be taken on practice day. Please check in at the tournament office to have your photo taken.

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


Maximum Field Size
248 Players

PBA Lane Pattern
Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open

Finals Format
Traditional Senior U.S. Open 24-man 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 Host
Mike Kaufman

Sunday, June 2
A Squad practice: 7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
B Squad practice: 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Pro-Am squads to follow

Monday, June 3
PBA Regional Tournament (Field limited to 140 players)
U.S. Open Oil Pattern will be used
100% of entry fees to prize fund
A Squad: 7 a.m. – Noon
(6 games of qualifying)
Cut to Match Play Round: 1-3:30 p.m.
Cut to top 24 for match play (with 96 or more entries)
Cut to top 16 for match play (with less than 96 entries)
(6 games)

*There will be a special practice session following the regional match play round for players who have made the PBA Tour Summer Swing televised finals in Milwaukee. Practice for those players will be 4-5 p.m.

Tuesday, June 4
Suncoast PBA U.S. Open Qualifying Begins
A Squad: 7 a.m. - Noon
B Squad: 12:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Wednesday, June 5
B Squad: 7 a.m. - Noon
A Squad: 12:15 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Cut to the top 1/4 of the field (Cashers)

Thursday, June 6
Top 1/4: 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Cut to the top 24 bowlers
Top 24: 1:30 – 5 p.m.
(8 games of traditional match play)

Friday, June 7
Top 24: 7 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
(8 games of traditional match play)
Top 24: Noon – 3:30 p.m.
(8 games of traditional match play)
Cut to the top 4
Stepladder Finals: 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Prize Fund (based on 248 entries)
1st Place: $15,000
2nd Place: $8,000
3rd Place: $6,000
4th Place: $5,000
5th Place: $4,500
6th Place: $4,000
7th Place: $3,500
8th Place: $3,000
……. 24th Place: $1500
……. Last cash spot: $900

12 Super Senior cashers (Age 60+): $700 (based on entries)

PBA Senior U.S. Open prize fund is based on 248 entries and a 1:4 cashing ratio.

Suncoast Hotel Information

Make hotel reservations by no later than May 15, 2013. To receive these special rates use group reservation ID A3SRPBA. Anyone not using this group ID will not receive these special rates and may be advised that the hotel is sold out. Rates are available now and are good from May 30-June 8, 2013. Photo ID will be required at check-in.

First nights room and tax will be required at time of booking.

Check-in begins at 3 p.m. and check-out time is at Noon.

To make reservations call 1-866-636-7111 or use the hotel’s web site at http://www.suncoastcasino.com/groups, using reservation ID A3SRPBA.

Sunday-Thursday…$39.00 + $5.00 Resort Fee + Tax (Single or Double occupancy)
Friday-Saturday…$69.00 + $5.00 Resort Fee + Tax (Single or Double occupancy)

The number of smoking rooms is limited to 28 of the 388 standard guest rooms.

Individual rooms released or cancelled less than 72 hours prior to arrival date will be subject to a cancellation penalty equivalent to the first nights room rate plus tax.

The Suncoast Hotel offers scheduled Airport Shuttle Service. Reservations are required. Once your room reservation has been confirmed, contact the front desk for information on making reservations for the Airport Shuttle Service.

Golf Note
There will be a golf outing at Palm Valley Golf Course located at 9201 Del Webb Blvd. on Saturday, June 1, 2013. The golf course phone number is (702) 363-2830. The first tee time is scheduled for 11 a.m. The cost is $31 + $2 tip, which Dave will collect onsite. To sign up, contact Dave or Judy Soutar at (941) 545-3257 or email mssoupy@aol.com. Please make your reservations before May 23.