Event Dates

From: Saturday, October 07, 2017
To: Sunday, October 08, 2017

Host Center

Champion Bowl
2601 Roemer Ave.
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8005

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,000.00
2 $1,100.00
3 $800.00
4 $600.00
5 $500.00
6 $450.00
7 $425.00
8 $400.00
9 $300.00
10 $300.00
11 $300.00
12 $300.00
13 $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 Challenge Points

This event will award PBA Challenge Points.  Details are listed below.

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, October 2, 2017.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.


Prize Fund

1st Place is projected to pay $2,000

16th Place is projected to pay $400

Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $250.



Saturday, October 7

Practice Session:  2-3 p.m.

Non-member Meeting: 3 p.m.

Pro-am: 3:30 p.m.


Sunday, October 8

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

A Squad: 8 a.m. – (seven games)      

Top 20 players advance (based on 60 entries).


Sunday, October 8
Cashers Round: 1:00 p.m. – (three games) all pinfall carries over.
Top 16 advance: 2:15 p.m. - bowl three games (10-game pinfall carries over).
Top 8 advance: 3:30 p.m. – bowl three games (13-game pinfall carries over).
Top 4 advance: 5 p.m.  (16 game total pinfall) to stepladder finals.
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 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.