Event Dates

From: Friday, April 27, 2018
To: Sunday, April 29, 2018

Host Center

Rockaway Lanes
365 US Highway 46
Rockaway , NJ 07866
(973) 627-5800

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and meet the PBA minimum average requirement.
 
Payout Ratio:  1:3
 
Entry Fee
Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashier’s check or credit card only)
 
Entry Deadline
Online entries close at midnight Monday, April 23, or when the field size reaches 96.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.
 
Field Size
Maximum field size is 96 entries.  Non-members interested in competing should enter the qualifier tournaments at Rockaway Lanes. 
 
Non-member Qualifiers
Non-members interested in competing should enter the qualifier tournaments at Rockaway Lanes.  The dates are April 8 and 15, each at 6 p.m.  For additional information, go to the following link http://www.rockawaylanes.com/tournaments.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
16th Place is projected to pay $600
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
 
Format
Friday, April 27
Practice Session:  2-4 p.m.
Orientation Meeting:  4 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-am: 5 and 7:30 p.m. 
Pro-am information is available at http://www.rockawaylanes.com/tournaments
 
Saturday, April 28
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 16 players advance (based on 63 entries or more).
 
Sunday, April 29
Round Robin Match Play: 8:30 a.m. – (12 games)
Top 4 advance to a stepladder roll-off
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 63 entries.
 
Hotel Reservations
Hampton Inn Denville/Rockaway/Parsippany, 350 Morris Ave., Denville, NJ 07834.  Hotel is newly renovated.  PBA Rate is $99 + tax includes hot breakfast.  Cut-off date for special rate is April 9.  To make a reservation, either call the hotel direct at 973-664-1050 and request rate code PB4 or use the online link http://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/D/DVLNJHX-PB4-20180427/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
 
Courtyard Parsippany by Mariott, 3769 Highway 46 East, Parsippany, NJ, 07054.  PBA Rate is $99 + tax.  Cut-off date for special rate is April 6.  To make a reservation, call 800-321-2211 and request Rockaway Lanes Room Block or book online using Book your group rate for The Rockaway Lanes Room Block

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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.