Event Dates

From: Friday, June 21, 2019
To: Saturday, June 22, 2019

Host Center

Pro Bowl West
1455 Goshen Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260.482.4889

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule / Notes

 
PBA Challenge events are open to PBA members who do not hold a PBA title and non-members who have never won a PBA event.
 
Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 
Payout Ratio
1:4
 
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, June, 17th.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Central Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,500
12th Place is projected to pay $450
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $350.
 
Schedule
Friday, June 21
Practice Session:  4-6 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 6 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Saturday, June 22
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (seven games)
Top 12 players advance (based on 48 entries).
Top 4 players receive 1st round bye
Bracket Match Play (based on 12 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 5-12 bowl (best-of-three games): 1:30 p.m.
Round 2 – Winners bowl plus Byes (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 48 entries.