Event Dates

From: Friday, April 28, 2017
To: Sunday, April 30, 2017

Host Center

Rockaway Lanes
365 Route US Highway 46
Rockaway, NJ 078663806
(973) 627-5800

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,500.00
2 $1,300.00
3 $1,100.00
4 $1,000.00
5 $900.00
6 $850.00
7 $800.00
8 $775.00
9 $750.00
10 $725.00
11 $700.00
12 $680.00
13 $660.00
14 $640.00
15 $620.00
16 $600.00
Place Winnings*
17 $425.00
18 $425.00
19 $425.00
20 $425.00
21 $425.00
22 $425.00
23 $425.00
24 $425.00
25 $400.00
26 $400.00
27 $400.00
28 $400.00
29 $400.00
30 $400.00
31 $400.00
32 $400.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and meet the PBA minimum average requirement.
PBA Challenge Points
This event will award PBA Challenge Points.  Details are listed below.
Payout Ratio 
Entry Fee
Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Entry Deadline
Online entries close at midnight Monday, April 24, or when the field size reaches 96.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.
Any entries (member or non-member) submitted after Monday, April 24 are subject to a $20 late entry fine.
Field Size
Maximum field size is 96 entries.  
Non-member Qualifiers
Non-members interested in competing should enter the qualifier tournaments at Rockaway Lanes.  The dates are March 26 and April 9, each at  6 p.m.  For additional information, contact Rockaway Lanes.

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
16th Place is projected to pay $600
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
Friday, April 28
Practice Session:  2-4 p.m.
Orientation Meeting:  4 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-am: 5 and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 29
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 8 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. – (eight games)
Top 16 players advance (based on 63 entries or more).
Sunday, April 30
Round Robin Match Play: 8:30 a.m. – (12 games)
Top 4 advance to a stepladder roll-off
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 63 entries.
PBA Challenge Information
In each of the PBA’s eight regions (East, South, Central, Midwest, Southwest, West, Northwest and Japan), the competition points leaders of each region as of October 15, 2017 will earn a paid entry into the World Series of Bowling IX along with a berth in a special eight-game match play roll-off leading to two men advancing to the PBA Challenge Finals.

Hotel Reservations
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
Last day to book: 4/24/17

Fairfield Inn & Suites Parsippany  for 79.00 USD  per night

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