Event Dates

From: Friday, October 20, 2017
To: Sunday, October 22, 2017

Host Center

NAS JAX Freedom Lanes
609 Gillis St.
Jacksonville, FL 32212
(904) 542-3493

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,300.00
2 $1,200.00
3 $925.00
4 $825.00
5 $700.00
6 $600.00
7 $575.00
8 $550.00
9 $525.00
10 $500.00
11 $400.00
12 $400.00
13 $400.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes


Any bowler or spectator who is or will be age 16 and over by October 22, 2017 and does not have military base access will need to provide the following information.
Full legal name (first, last and middle), birthdate and driver's license, state Id or passport number No Later Than  Tuesday 3 October. Very important if they are a Sr., Jr., III or IV to list that.
John A Doe III, 10/3/59 - D0123456789012
Anne B Smith, 5/16/60 - S987654321001
***Foreign Nationals need to reach out to     John.L.Duncan@navy.mil       or call 904-542-3439 No Later Than September 10, 2017 as the process takes a bit longer.
There is a background check and possibility that some may not be granted access if there is something questionable in their background.
Call John Duncan at 904-542-3439 with questions  or e-mail the above information to     John.L.Duncan@navy.mil

Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 Payout Ratio
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, Oct., 16.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA South Region Manager.
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
10th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
Friday, Oct. 20
Practice Session:  2:30 to 4:30  p.m.
Pro-am: 5-7-9 pm.

Saturday, Oct. 21.
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 10:00 a.m. – (eight games)(NEW TIME)
Top 10 players advance (based on 32 entries or more).
Sunday, Oct 22.
Round Robin Match Play: Top 10 ..... 9 a.m. – (10 games)
Top four players advance to a stepladder roll-off.  
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 64 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.