Event Dates

From: Sunday, June 11, 2017
To: Friday, June 16, 2017

Host Center

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

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $10,000.00
2 $6,000.00
3 $4,500.00
4 $4,000.00
5 $3,500.00
6 $3,000.00
7 $2,700.00
8 $2,400.00
9 $2,200.00
10 $2,000.00
11 $1,950.00
12 $1,900.00
13 $1,850.00
14 $1,800.00
15 $1,750.00
16 $1,700.00
17 $1,650.00
18 $1,600.00
19 $1,550.00
20 $1,500.00
21 $1,400.00
Place Winnings*
22 $1,380.00
23 $1,370.00
24 $1,360.00
25 $1,350.00
26 $1,340.00
27 $1,330.00
28 $1,320.00
29 $1,310.00
30 $1,300.00
31 $1,290.00
32 $1,280.00
33 $1,270.00
34 $1,260.00
35 $1,250.00
36 $1,240.00
37 $1,230.00
38 $1,220.00
39 $1,210.00
40 $1,200.00
41 $1,000.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes


PBA Challenge Information
The top eight bowlers from the 2017 PBA50 Tour points list advance to the PBA Challenge held in conjunction with PBA World Series of Bowling IX.  PBA Challenge qualifiers receive a free WSOB IX entry.  The top two PBA Challenge competitors in the PBA50 division advance to a PBA Xtra Frame webcast, 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 27, 2017
 
Maximum Field Size
288 Players
 
PBA Lane Pattern
Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open
 
Finals Format
Modified 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 11
Player photos will be taken 7 a.m. - Noon.

A Squad practice: 8 - 9 a.m.
B Squad practice: 9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
C Squad practice: 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Pro-Am squads to follow

Monday, June 12
A Squad: 7 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
B Squad: 10:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
C Squad: 2:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
(6 games of qualifying)

Tuesday, June 13
B Squad: 7 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
C Squad: 10:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
A Squad: 2:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
(6 games of qualifying)

Wednesday, June 14
C Squad: 7 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
A Squad: 10:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
(6 games of qualifying)
Top 64 bowlers advance to match play with 256 entries or more.
Top 56 bowlers advance to match play with 224 – 255 entries.
Top 48 bowlers advance to match play with 192 – 223 entries.
Top 40 bowlers advance to match play with 160 – 191 entries.
Top 32 bowlers advance to match play with less than 160 entries.

Thursday, June 15
Match Play Round One: 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.
(6 games of modified round robin match play)

Match Play Round Two: 1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(6 games of modified round robin match play)
Advance top ½ to Match Play Round Three

Friday, June 16
Match Play Round Three: 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
(6 games of modified round robin match play)

Match Play Round Four: Noon – 3:30 p.m.
(6 games of modified round match play)
Advance top 5 to Stepladder Finals
Re-oil
 
Stepladder Practice: 3:45 p.m.
Stepladder Finals: 4:00 p.m.
 
Prize Fund Information
Estimated Entries (228)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (57)
Super Senior Cash Spots (8)
 
Estimated Main Prize Fund
1st Place $10,000
2nd Place $6,000
3rd Place $5,000
4th Place $4,500
5th Place $4,000
6th Place $3,500
7th Place $3,000
8th Place $2,750
……. 16th Place $2,000
……. 32nd Place $1,700
……. 56th Place $1,200
……. Remaining cash spots $1,000 each
……. Super Senior cash spots (Ages 60+) $1,000 each
 
Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open prize fund is based on 228 entries and a 1:4 cashing ratio.
 
Suncoast Hotel Information
Make hotel reservations no later than May 10, 2017.  To receive these special rates use group reservation ID A7SPC06.  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 June 9-16, 2017.  Photo ID will be required at check-in.
 
To make reservations call 1-866-636-7111 and ask for group code A7SPC06 to receive the special hotel rates.  Or, to use the hotel’s web site, click the link below and type in the group code A7SPC06.

Suncoast Senior U.S. Open Reservations
 
The first nights room and tax will be required at the time of booking.
 
Sunday-Thursday…$52.00 + $15.99 Resort Fee + Tax (Single or Double occupancy)
Friday-Saturday…$90.00 + $15.99 Resort Fee + Tax (Single or Double occupancy)
 
Check-In begins at 3 p.m. for individual arrivals.  Check-Out time is Noon.
 
The number of smoking rooms is limited to 28.  Hotel cannot guarantee availability.
 
Individual rooms released or cancelled less than 48 hours prior to arrival date will be subject to a cancellation penalty equivalent to the first nights room rate plus tax.
 
A photo ID will be required at check-in.  Upon check-in, each room requires presentation of a credit card to guarantee a $100 security deposit.
 
Suncoast Shuttle Information
The Suncoast Hotel & Casino offers Airport Shuttle Service. Reservations are required. Reservations should be made after receiving a hotel confirmation number and 48 hours prior to arrival.  To make reservations call 1-877-677-7111 and ask for the front desk.
 
The Suncoast shuttle departs the Suncoast Hotel & Casino every even hour from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The Suncoast shuttle departs the McCarran International Airport every odd hour from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.