PBA50 Showtime Lanes Midwest/Central Open Presented By DV8
From: Friday, March 16, 2018
To: Sunday, March 18, 2018
1515 N Springfield
Virden, IL 62690
Oil Pattern Schedule
*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and have reached their 50th birthday prior to the tournament start date. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
PBA and PWBA Members: $175
Non-Members: $225 (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 $175 member entry fee rate. Any PWBA member who is inadvertently charged the non-member entry fee should contact the regional manager immediately.
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, March 12, 2018.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.
1st Place is projected to pay $1,500
16th Place is projected to pay $400
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $300.
Friday, March 16, 2018
Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.
Pro-am: 6 and 8:30 p.m.
Non-member Meeting: 5 p.m.
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 10 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 3 p.m. – (eight games)
Top 16 players advance (based on 48 entries or more).
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 1-16 bowl (best-of-five games): 10 a.m.
Round 2 – Winners bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Round 4 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 48 entries.
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 2018. 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.