Event Dates

From: Friday, July 21, 2017
To: Sunday, July 23, 2017

Host Center

Angola Bowl
2305 N. Wayne St.
Angola, IN 46703
(260) 665-9312

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,600.00
2 $1,400.00
3 $1,100.00
4 $950.00
5 $850.00
6 $800.00
7 $775.00
8 $750.00
9 $550.00
10 $590.00
11 $550.00
12 $525.00
13 $525.00
14 $525.00
15 $500.00
16 $500.00
17 $500.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

 
Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 
Payout Ratio
1:3
 
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
 
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, July 17th.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Central Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $3,000
8h Place is projected to pay $750
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $425.
Points will only count in the Central Region.
 
PBA Tournament Qualifying Sweepers
Sunday, May 21st and Sunday, July 9th. Start time for both events is 11 a.m. (Check-In one hour prior).
Entry fee is $60. 1:6 will earn an entry into PBA regional.
Brackets/Side Pots will be available.
PBA bowlers welcome but max of 1 spot per event.
6 games across 12 lanes on the tournament pattern…based on total pins.
Walk-ins welcome if space is available.
Please call center for more details/further questions.
 
Schedule
Friday, July 21
Practice Session:  2-4 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 4 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-Am: 6 p.m.
Saturday, July 22
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 10 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 4 p.m. – (eight games)
Top 1/3 players advance to Casher’s Round.
Sunday, July 23
Casher’s Round: 10 a.m. – (five games)
Top 8 Players Advance
Round Robin Match Play: 12:30 p.m. – (eight games)
Total pins plus bonus determines champion.
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 32 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 bowlers advancing to the PBA Challenge Finals.
 
Hotel Information
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.