Event Dates

From: Friday, September 22, 2017
To: Sunday, September 24, 2017

Host Center

Millsboro Bowling Center
213 Mitchell St.
Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 934-0400

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $4,000.00
2 $2,000.00
3 $1,400.00
4 $1,400.00
5 $1,200.00
6 $1,200.00
7 $1,200.00
8 $1,200.00
9 $1,100.00
10 $1,100.00
11 $1,100.00
12 $1,100.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing.  Senior bowler must have reached their 50th birthday by Sept.21, 2017.  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, Sept. 18.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place team is projected to pay $4,000 (based on 48 teams)
12th Place team is projected to pay $1,000 (based on 48 teams)
Final team cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $800.
 
Team Requirements
Each team will be comprised of one bowler under the age of 50 and one bowler aged 50 or older.  Bowlers may enter online individually, making sure they enter in the correct division.  E-mail the East Region Manager the name of your partner.
 
Format
Friday, September 22
Practice Session:  1-3 p.m.
Orientation Meeting:  3 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Buffet for all bowlers: 3-5 p.m.
Pro-Ams:  5 p.m. (Youth) and 7 p.m. (Adult)
 
Saturday, September 23
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 12 teams advance (based on 36 teams or more).
Top 4 players receive bye 
 
Sunday, September 24
Bracket Match Play (based on 12 teams)
Round 1 – Teams 5-12 bowl (best-of-three games): 8:30 a.m.
Round 2 – Winners bowl qualifiers 1-4 (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 4 – Winners bowl (best of three games): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 36 teams.
 
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.