Event Dates

From: Friday, March 16, 2018
To: Sunday, March 18, 2018

Host Center

Astro Bowl
150 E. 45th Street
Odessa, TX 79762
(432) 362-0461

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,500.00
2 $1,650.00
3 $1,100.00
4 $950.00
5 $860.00
6 $790.00
7 $740.00
8 $690.00
9 $650.00
10 $620.00
11 $600.00
Place Winnings*
12 $580.00
13 $560.00
14 $540.00
15 $520.00
16 $500.00
17 $450.00
18 $440.00
19 $430.00
20 $420.00
21 $410.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Notes

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)
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, March 12, 2018.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Southwest Region Manager.

Two sets of $5 brackets will be offered during qualifying games 2-4 and 5-7.

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
Friday, March 16
Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.
Sweeper: 5 p.m.
Saturday, March 17
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m.- (eight games)
Top 1/3 advance to Casher's round

7:30 p.m. Optional 6 game sweeper. Projected 1st place $1,200. $100 entry fee. (Handicap- 90% of 210) Limited to 48 entries. Contact Don or Angela at Astro Bowl. 

Sunday, March 18
Cashers Round: 8:30 a.m. – (five games)
Cut to top 16 (based on 63 or more entries)
Finals: Noon. Modifed Round Robin 8 games.

PBA Grand Hotel/Casino/Resort Southwest Region Invitational
This event will count for points.
Grand Hotel Casino Resort Points
Grand Hotel Casino Resort Points will be awarded for all PBA Southwest Region open events from July 15, 2017 to July 14, 2018.

Invitational Field Makeup
The top 28 players from the Grand Hotel Casino Resort Point List that have bowled a minimum of three open Southwest region events will be invited.
The top two players from the Grand Hotel Casino Resort Point List that bowled one-half the Southwest Region open events, but fell below the top 28 point leaders, will be invited.
Two invitees that have bowled a minimum of three open Southwest Region events will be chosen by the Grand Hotel Casino Resort to complete the field of 32 players.

Hotel Reservations
All of our hotel room rates come with free drinks in the bar from 5:30pm-7pm and a free buffet breakfast in the morning from 6am- 9am with eggs cooked to order and a waffle station with lots of toppings. We have several fun activities for the kiddos including; a playground, ping pong tables, miniature golf, and an indoor/out door pool.
Exterior double beds and single Kings will be $149.00 plus tax. 
Interior double beds and single Kings will be $179.00 plus tax. 
Parlor suites will be $199.00 plus tax. With this suite you have the option of a double bed or a single king, plus the living room has a pull out sofa bed.
Amanda Adams
Accounts Payable
MCM Grande Fundome
Phone (432)362-2311
Fax (432)366-3965

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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.