Event Dates

From: Friday, May 19, 2017
To: Sunday, May 21, 2017

Host Center

Rebman Recreation
5300 Oberlin Avenue
Lorain, OH 44053
(440) 282-6761

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule / Notes

 
Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and have reached their 50th birthday by the day of the practice session.  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, May 15.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Central Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,500
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
 
PBA50 Tournament Qualifying Sweeper
Sunday, April 23rd at 10:00 a.m. (check-in one-hour prior)
Entry fee is $70 if paid before 4/14/2017. $80 entry fee if paid after.
1:5 will earn an entry into PBA regional/PBA50 regional.
Side Pots will be available.
No current PBA Members allowed.
5 games across 10 lanes on the tournament pattern…based on total pins.
Walk-ins welcome if space is available. 120 entries MAX.
Please call center for more details/further questions.
 
Schedule
Friday, May 19
Practice Session:  2-4 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 4 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-am: 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 20
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 3 p.m. – (eight games)
Top 16 players advance (based on 48 entries or more).
Sunday, May 21
Round Robin Match Play: 9 a.m. – (12 games)
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 48 entries.
 
 
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.