Event Dates

From: Saturday, May 07, 2016
To: Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Host Center

Farmingdale Lanes
999 Conklin St.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
(631) 249-4300

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
16 $1,300.00
Place Winnings*
17 $1,150.00
18 $1,150.00
19 $1,150.00
20 $1,150.00
21 $1,150.00
22 $1,150.00
23 $1,150.00
24 $1,150.00
25 $1,050.00
26 $1,050.00
27 $1,050.00
28 $1,050.00
29 $1,050.00
30 $1,050.00
31 $1,050.00
32 $1,050.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Entries open February 1, 2016.



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

192 Players



PBA Lane Pattern

PBA50 Standard



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

John LaSpina, Joe LaSpina, Craig Liguori



Saturday, May 7

A & B Squads Practice Session: 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

A re-oil of ½ the lanes in use will take place at 9:30 a.m.

Pro-Am Squads Noon, 3:30 p.m., & 7:30 p.m.



Sunday, May 8

A Squad: 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Re-oil

B Squad: 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

(8 games of qualifying)



Monday, May 9

B Squad: 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Re-oil

A Squad: 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

(8 games of qualifying)

All cashers advance (including super senior cashers)

Drop All Pins



Tuesday, May 10

Cashers Round

Players in cash positions below 24thplace (including super senior cashers) bowl five games at 8:30 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 Noon

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 play games at 3:00 p.m.

Advance Top Five

Drop All Pins

Re-oil



Stepladder begins at 7 p.m.



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 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 120 Entries)

1st Place: $7500

2nd Place: $4000

3rd Place: $2500

4th Place: $2000

5th Place: $1750

6th-8th Place: $1550 (each)

9th-16th Place: $1350 (each)

17th-24th Place: $1200 (each)

25th-32nd Place: $1100 (each)

33rd-40th Place: $1050

Remaining Cashers: $1000 (each)



Estimated Entries (120)

Estimated Cashers (40 + 8 Super Seniors)



Hotel Information

 

Hilton Long Island/Huntington

598 Broad Hollow Rd.

Melville, NY 11747

(631) 845-1000

Flat Rate $149.00 + tax

Bowlers must use code FLA when making reservations.



Days Inn Hicksville

828 S. Oyster Bay Rd.

Hicksville, NY 11801

(516) 433-1900

Reservation # 800-363-2297

Double: 101.15 + tax May 6-7

Double: 88.40 + tax May 8-11

Ask for the PBA50 room block. There are only 17 rooms available at these rates. Reservations must be made before April 25.



Motor Home Information

Please check back for motor home parking information.

 

Parking Diagram

 

Motor Home Information

Motor home parking will be available on the North side of the building. Electric may be available, but is not guaranteed.

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

Please check back for golf information.