Event Dates

From: Friday, August 18, 2017
To: Sunday, August 20, 2017

Host Center

Mid-County Bowling & Entertainment Center
875 N. Broad Street
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 378-0677

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $15,000.00
2 $7,800.00
3 $4,000.00
4 $2,500.00
5 $2,000.00
6 $1,500.00
7 $1,300.00
8 $1,200.00
9 $1,150.00
10 $1,100.00
11 $1,050.00
12 $1,040.00
13 $1,030.00
14 $1,020.00
15 $1,010.00
16 $1,000.00
17 $700.00
18 $700.00
19 $700.00
20 $700.00
21 $700.00
22 $700.00
23 $700.00
24 $700.00
25 $650.00
Place Winnings*
26 $650.00
27 $650.00
28 $650.00
29 $650.00
30 $650.00
31 $650.00
32 $650.00
33 $625.00
34 $625.00
35 $625.00
36 $625.00
37 $625.00
38 $625.00
39 $625.00
40 $625.00
41 $600.00
42 $625.00
43 $600.00
44 $600.00
45 $600.00
46 $600.00
47 $600.00
48 $600.00
49 $600.00
50 $600.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes


Complete Xtra Frame PBA Tour Points Standings

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 
A PBA Tour title is at stake for this event.
PBA Tour Product Registration rules for all equipment including footwear will be enforced during this tournament.
 

***PLEASE READ***:
PBA Tour Product Registered Companies
Full Registration Balls and Accessories:
(AMF300 Grassroots Not allowed this event)
Approved Equipment:
900 Global
Brunswick
Columbia300
DV8
Ebonite
Hammer
MOTIV
PBA
Radical
Roto Grip
Storm
Track
Footwear: Tour Footwear includes:
Approved:
3G
Dexter
Brunswick
Storm
Hammer
(Accessories Not Allowed K.R. Strikeforce Grassroots)
Full Accessories Approved
Master
High 5 Gear
Robby’s Powerhouse
Turbo 2-n-1
Mongoose
Vise
Genesis
Ultimate
Apparel: (dye sublimated jerseys)
Approved
High Five Jerseys (all levels of PBA competition)

PBA Challenge Points
This event will award PBA Challenge Points.  Details are listed below.

Payout Ratio: 1:3
 
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Please enter this event through the East Region
 
Note
 PWBA members who are not also PBA members must enter events through the Regional Manager in order to receive the $220 member entry fee rate.  Any PWBA member who is inadvertently charged the non-member entry fee should contact the regional manager immediately. 
 
Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, August 14 or when the field size reaches 150.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.

Non-member Qualifier
Mid-County Lanes and Promotions Plus will be running a win-a-spot tournament for non-members on Saturday, July 15 at 1 p.m.  Entry fee is $65.  A maximum of 3 spots will be awarded.
 
Prize Fund
An additional $2,500 has been added to this event, courtesy of Storm

1st Place is projected to pay $15,000
16th Place is projected to pay $1,000
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $600.

TRAFFIC ALERT
The 2017 Middletown Peach Festival will be held Saturday August 20, 2016 beginning at 9am with the annual Peach parade on Broad Street and will conclude at 4pm.  Many activities are centered around Main Street.  Main Street and a portion of adjoining N Cass Street will be closed to traffic for the event. Entertainment is scheduled throughout the day around town.  Last year’s attendance was about 30,000 people.
 
Alternate directions to Mid-County Lanes
Coming from Dover or Smyrna take the Middletown Exit.  Turn Left at Light.  At Ashley Plaza make a right, go about 1 mile make a left before the little league baseball field.  At the end of the road there will be a playground on the right side.  Turn left and go straight until you see the shopping on the your right (Amish farmers market) make a right into the shopping center go to the other end of the shopping center you will see Mid County Lanes
 
Coming from the Route 1 south to the Middletown exit (2nd exit to the right after the toll)  At Ashley Plaza make a right.  Go about 1 mile make a left before the little league baseball field.  At the end of the road there will be a playground on the right.  Turn left, the go straight until you see the shopping on the your right (Amish farmers market) make a right into the shopping center go to the other end of the shopping center you will see Mid County Lanes 
 
Format
Friday, August 18
Practice Session:  11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 1 p.m. (required of all first-time participants)
AB Sports Youth Scholarship Pro-am: 3 p.m. ($4,000 in scholarships)
Anchor Buick/GMC-Williams Chevrolet Adult Pro-am: 5:15 and 8 p.m. ($6,500 prize fund)
For pro-am entry forms, e-mail len.h@outlook.com

Saturday, August 19
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (seven games)
Re-oil
B Squad: 4 p.m. – (seven games)
Top 1/3 advance to Cashers Round 
Sunday, August 20
Cashers Round: 9 a.m. – (four games) Cut to top 16.
Re-oil
Round Robin Match Play: 1 p.m. – (12 games)
Top four players advance to a stepladder roll-off at 6:30 p.m.
 
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 bowlers advancing to the PBA Challenge Finals.

Hotel Reservations
HotelPlanner.com, the official travel partner of the PBA, has announced a new sweepstakes program that will award $200 lodging gift certificates to a lucky winner every month in 2017. All you have to do is book a hotel room through HotelPlanner.com before the end of each month, and you will be automatically entered.
 
You must enter through any link on pba.com, or by using this link: http://pba.hotelplanner.com/. For each additional reservation you make through HotelPlanner.com, you’ll receive another free entry into the sweepstakes.
 
Each drawing will take place on the last day of the month. To qualify, the user must book a reservation through HotelPlanner.com. The $200 gift certificates will be valid for hotel room and tax only. Any incidental charges will be the responsibility of the person using the certificate. To enter without making a purchase, send a letter to HotelPlanner, attn.: Carlos Diaz, 777 S. Flagler Drive, Suite 800 West Tower, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Written entries must be received before each month’s end-of-month drawing.