Event Dates

From: Saturday, May 26, 2018

Host Center

Strike N Spare
811 Northern Drive
Lockport, IL 60441

Oil Pattern Schedule

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: $175
Non-Members: $225 (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 $175 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, May 21, 2018.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,800
16th Place is projected to pay $400
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $300.

 
Schedule
 
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (seven games)
Top 16 players advance (based on 64 entries or more).

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)

Round 1 – Qualifiers 1-16 bowl (best-of-three games): 1 p.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 64 entries.

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 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.