Event Dates

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

Host Center

Terrace Lanes
12 W College Terrace
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 662-2777

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: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashier’s 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, Nov. 12.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA East Region Manager.
 
Field Size
Maximum field size is 144.

Non-member Qualifiers
Non-members interested in winning an entry into the regional event may compete in qualifiers held at Terrace Lanes.  The dates are November 4 and 11, each at 2 p.m.  Entry fee $70, 1 regional entry for each 8 qualifier entries.  For additional information, contact the lanes or Richard Byrd at Bowlers Discount Pro Shop.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
16th Place is projected to pay $600
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
 
Format
Friday, November 16
Practice Session:  3-5 p.m.
Orientation Meeting:  5 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-am: 7 p.m.
 
Saturday, November 17
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 63 entries or more).
 
Sunday, November 18
Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 9-16 bowl (best-of-three games): 9 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 63 entries.
 
Hotel Reservations
Hampton Inn & Suites Frederick-Ft. Detrick, 1565 Opposumtown Pike, Frederick, MD  21702.  Phone (301) 696-1565.  PBA rate is $119.00 + tax.  When making reservation, use group code PBA.  Room block and rate are good through 11/9/2018.  Note:  Hotel is operated by same group as Terrace Lanes.