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Event Dates

From: Sunday, August 19, 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.
 
PBA Non-champion events are open to PBA and PWBA members who do not hold a PBA title and non-members who have never won a PBA event.
 
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, August 13, 2018.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,600
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $300.
 
Points
Since not all PBA members are eligible for this event, points will not be awarded.
 
Schedule

Qualifier

Sunday July 15, 2018
10 a.m.-(five games)
$60 (1:5)
 
Sunday, August 19, 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).
There will be no reoil after qualifying due to time constraints.

Sunday, August 19, 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.