PBA50 Hammer/Strike Zone Open
From: Friday, August 31, 2018
To: Sunday, September 02, 2018
Strike Zone Alleys
2601 West End Ave.
Pottsville, PA 17901
Oil Pattern Schedule
*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.
Tournament Schedule / Notes
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and must have reached their 50th birthday by August 30, 2018. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
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.
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, August 27.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.
Maximum field size is 80.
1st Place is projected to pay $1,500
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
Friday, August 31
Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 5 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Saturday, September 1
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 48 entries or more).
Sunday, September 2
Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 9-16 bowl (best-of-three games): 8:30 a.m.
Round 2 – Winners bowl qualifiers 5-8 (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners bowl qualifiers 1-4 (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 48 entries.