Event Dates

From: Saturday, May 27, 2017

Host Center

Strike N Spare
811 Northern Drive
Lockport, IL 60441

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $1,400.00
2 $1,000.00
3 $750.00
4 $750.00
5 $550.00
6 $550.00
7 $550.00
8 $550.00
9 $400.00
10 $400.00
11 $400.00
12 $400.00
13 $400.00
14 $400.00
15 $400.00
16 $400.00
Place Winnings*
17 $300.00
18 $300.00
19 $300.00
20 $300.00
21 $300.00
22 $300.00
23 $300.00
24 $300.00
25 $300.00
26 $300.00
27 $300.00
28 $300.00
29 $300.00
30 $300.00
31 $300.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
PBA Non-champion events are open to PBA and PWBA members who do not hold a PBA title and non-members who have never won a PBA event.
Payout Ratio
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $150
Non-Members: $175 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
PWBA members who are not also PBA members must enter events through the Regional Manager in order to receive the $150 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, May 22, 2017.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,200
16th Place is projected to pay $350
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $200.
Since not all PBA members are eligible for this event, points will not be awarded.

 April 23rd 
9:30 check in, 10:00 start
1:4 earn tournament entry
1:4 females earn Tournament entry
6 games across 12 lanes
YOUTHs are welcomed
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (seven games)
Top 16 players advance (based on 64 entries or more).
There will be no reoil after qualifying due to time constraints.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)

Round 1 – Qualifiers 1-16 bowl (best-of-three games): 1 p.m.

Round 2 – Winners bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following

Round 3 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following

Round 4 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following

Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 64 entries.

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.