Event Dates

From: Sunday, July 19, 2015
To: Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Host Center

Island Xtreme Bowl
5734 Sturgeon Lake Road
Welch, MN 55099
(651) 267-3000

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $7,500.00
2 $4,000.00
3 $2,500.00
4 $2,000.00
5 $1,750.00
6 $1,500.00
7 $1,500.00
8 $1,500.00
9 $1,300.00
10 $1,300.00
11 $1,300.00
12 $1,300.00
13 $1,300.00
14 $1,300.00
15 $1,300.00
Place Winnings*
16 $1,300.00
17 $1,125.00
18 $1,125.00
19 $1,125.00
20 $1,125.00
21 $1,125.00
22 $1,125.00
23 $1,125.00
24 $1,125.00
25 $1,050.00
26 $1,050.00
27 $1,050.00
28 $1,050.00
29 $1,050.00
30 $1,050.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

PBA Challenge Information :
The top eight bowlers from the PBA50 Tour standard point list advance to the PBA Challenge to be held at the PBA World Series of Bowling VII at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno, Nevada. PBA Challenge qualifiers receive a free WSOB VII entry. Following an eight-game match play round at the National Bowling Stadium, the top two PBA50 bowlers will advance to an ESPN final.

Eligibility
Participant must be at least 50 years of age to enter a PBA50 open event.
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing.

Maximum Field Size
120 Players

PBA Lane Pattern
PBA50 Tour Viper

Finals Format
All cashers, including super senior cashers (Ages 60+), advance to the final day.
Details are listed below.

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

Tournament Hosts
Bob Micek, PBA Competitor & Bowling Center Manager

Sunday, July 19
A & B Squads Practice: 9 a.m. – Noon
A re-oil of ½ the lanes will take place at 10:30 a.m.
Pro-Am Squads 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

Monday, July 20
A Squad: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Re-oil
B Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Tuesday, July 21
B Squad: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Re-oil
A Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
All cashers advance including super senior cashers
Drop All Pins

Wednesday, July 22
Cashers Round
Players who cashed in positions below 24th place (including super senior cashers) bowl 5 games at 9 a.m.
Advance Top Eight
Drop All Pins
Re-oil

Modified Match Play Round One
Top eight from the cashers round and qualifiers 9-24 bowl five match play games at 12:30 p.m.
Advance Top Eight
Drop All Pins
Re-oil

Modified Match Play Round Two
Top eight from match play round one and qualifiers 1-8 bowl six match games at 3:30 p.m.
Advance Top Five
Drop All Pins
Re-oil

Stepladder begins immediately following match play round two.

Format Notes
With 96 entries or more:
All cashers below 24th place (including super senior cashers) will bowl the cashers round.
Qualifiers 9-24 will be seeded into match play round one.
Qualifiers 1-8 will be seeded into match play round two.

With less than 96 entries:
All cashers below 16th place (including super senior cashers) will bowl the cashers round.
Qualifiers 9-16 will be seeded into match play round one.
Qualifiers 1-8 will be seeded into match play round two.

Estimated Prize Fund Information (Based on 100 Entries)
1st Place: $7500
2nd Place: $4000
3rd Place: $2500
4th Place: $2000
5th Place: $1750
6th-8th Place: $1500 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1300 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1150 (each)
25th- 32nd Place: $1075
Remaining Cashers: $1000 (each)

Estimated Entries (100)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (33)
Super Senior Checks (Ages 60+) (8)

This event will have a squad leader prize of $250 for A Squad and B Squad, supplied by Warren Burr of WGB Accounting Services.

Host Hotel Information
Treasure Island Hotel
5734 Sturgeon Lake Road
Welch, MN 55089
(800) 222-7077 Dial 0 and ask for reservations. The room block is set under PBA50 Tour.
Flat Rate - Friday-Saturday, Buffalo Tower - $129
Flat Rate - Sunday-Thursday, Buffalo Tower - $69

Motor Home Information
RV sites are $27 per day for 50 amp service.
All sites have full hookups with water, sewer and electric. Rows B, C, D, and K are reserved. See website for campground map.
to make reservations call (651) 383-6300 - Extension 3060 and request PBA50 Tour blocked spots. Reservations must be made by June 19.
Check-in 1 p.m. Check-out Noon.
Free shuttle keeps you connected to the resort (day and night).
Complimentary Internet, picnic tables and on-site fire pits in select locations are available.
Restrooms, showers and onsite laundry are available for your convenience.

Golf Note
There will be a special rate for golf enthusiasts July 17-25th.
Please call Bob Micek to make tee times at (651) 261-2321.

PBA Midwest Region Tournament Note
The PBA Midwest Region will conduct a two day PBA50 regional event, July 23-24 at Treasure Island Lanes.