Event Dates

From: Saturday, April 23, 2016
To: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Host Center

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

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $7,500.00
2 $4,500.00
3 $2,500.00
4 $2,100.00
5 $1,800.00
6 $1,700.00
7 $1,600.00
8 $1,550.00
9 $1,500.00
10 $1,475.00
11 $1,450.00
12 $1,425.00
13 $1,400.00
14 $1,380.00
15 $1,360.00
16 $1,350.00
17 $1,200.00
18 $1,190.00
19 $1,180.00
20 $1,170.00
21 $1,160.00
22 $1,150.00
23 $1,145.00
24 $1,140.00
25 $1,135.00
26 $1,130.00
27 $1,125.00
Place Winnings*
28 $1,120.00
29 $1,115.00
30 $1,110.00
31 $1,105.00
32 $1,100.00
33 $1,000.00
34 $1,000.00
35 $1,000.00
36 $1,000.00
37 $1,000.00
38 $1,000.00
39 $1,000.00
40 $1,000.00
41 $1,000.00
42 $1,000.00
43 $1,000.00
44 $1,000.00
45 $1,000.00
46 $1,000.00
47 $1,000.00
48 $1,000.00
49 $1,000.00
50 $1,000.00
51 $1,000.00
52 $1,000.00
53 $1,000.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

PBA Challenge Information

The top eight bowlers from the 2016 PBA50 Tour points list advance to the PBA Challenge held in conjunction with PBA World Series of Bowling VIII. PBA Challenge qualifiers receive a free WSOB VIII entry. The top two PBA Challenge competitors in the PBA50 division advance to a PBA Xtra Frame final, following an eight game match play round.



Eligibility

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

Participant must be a USBC member in good standing.



Entries Open February 1, 2016



Maximum Field Size

160 Players



PBA Lane Pattern

PBA50 Cheetah



Finals Format

32 Player Modified Round Robin Match Play

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

Larry Ducat and Darrell Ducat



Saturday, April 23

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 24

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 25

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)

Advance Top 32



Tuesday, April 26

Top 32 – Modified Round-Robin Match Play: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

(8 games)

Advance Top 16

No re-oil between squads

Top 16 – Modified Round-Robin Match Play: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

(8 games)

Advance Top 5

Re-oil

Top 5 Stepladder: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.



Estimated Prize Fund Information



Estimated Entries (160)

Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (53)

Super Senior Cash Spots (8)



Estimated Main Prize Fund

1st Place $7500

2nd Place $4000

3rd Place $2500

4th Place $2000

5th Place $1850

6th Place $1700

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

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17th Place $1200

18th Place $1190

19th Place $1180

20th Place $1170

21st Place $1160

22nd Place $1150

23rd Place $1140

24th Place $1130

25th Place $1120

26th Place $1110

27th Place $1100

28th Place $1095

29th Place $1090

30th Place $1085

31st Place $1080

32nd Place $1075

Remaining Cashers $1000 (each)

Super Senior Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $1000 (8)



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 hotel listed below is owned by our tournament hosts, Larry Ducat and Darrell Ducat. Please support our hosts by staying at La Hacienda Hotel.



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. Motor Home parking will be available beginning Friday, April 22 at 9 a.m.



Parking Diagram



Please review the motor home information prior to arriving. The information is unique for each event. Be aware of how the motor homes are to be parked at each event and how scarce the available space is.



Please do not park outside of the designated area. If you park outside the designated area at any event you will be asked to move your motor home. Do not take up more room than you need. More motor homes will likely be arriving after you. Help each other, especially those that may be new to the PBA50 Tour. Please call John Weber (314) 974-5399 if you have questions.



Golf Note

There will be a golf outing at Harbor Hills Golf Club in Lady Lake Fla., on Friday, April 22, 2016. A shotgun start is scheduled for 8:15 a.m. The cost is $34. Sign up early. This golf outing is limited to 80 players. To sign up, contact Dave or Judy Soutar at (941) 545-3257 or email mssoupy@aol.com. If you are a finalist in the Sarasota regional event, Dave will eliminate you from the golf outing roster.



Additional Senior Bowlers Tournament

There will be a senior bowling tournament at 6 p.m. Friday, April 22 at Spanish Springs Lanes. All PBA senior players are invited. Each player will bowl five games of qualifying. Dress slacks and name shirts required. For more information please call Bob Janego (321) 229-3533 or email bobjanego@gmail.com.