Event Dates

From: Friday, April 06, 2018
To: Sunday, April 08, 2018

Host Center

Firelake Bowling Center
40945 Hardesty Road
Shawnee, OK 74801
(405) 275-0404

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,700.00
2 $1,800.00
3 $1,125.00
4 $1,125.00
5 $800.00
6 $800.00
7 $800.00
8 $800.00
9 $650.00
10 $650.00
11 $650.00
12 $650.00
13 $550.00
Place Winnings*
14 $550.00
15 $550.00
16 $550.00
17 $450.00
18 $450.00
19 $450.00
20 $450.00
21 $450.00
22 $425.00
23 $425.00
24 $425.00
25 $425.00
26 $425.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 
Payout Ratio
1:3
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Note:
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, April 2, 2018.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Southwest Region Manager.

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

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,750
16th Place is projected to pay $550
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
Format
Friday, April 6
Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.
Pro-am: 6 p.m.
Saturday, April 7
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
Sunday, April 8
Cashers Round: 8:30 a.m. – (five games)
Cut to top 16 (based on 63 or more entries)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 9-16 bowl (best-of-three games):Noon
Round 2 – Winners and Qualifiers 5-8 bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners and Qualifiers 1-4 bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 4 – Winners bowl (single game): Immediately following
Round 5 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 63 entries.

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 16, 2017 to July 15, 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

THIS HOTEL IS A MAJOR SPONSOR OF THE PBA SOUTHWEST REGION. PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR!!
Host Hotel-
The Grand Casino Hotel Resort
777 Grand Casino Blvd
Shawnee, Oklahoma 74804
www.grandshawnee.com
405-964-7777
Booking code: GRANDOPEN. 
$109 for king or double queen. $129 for a suite.