Event Dates

From: Friday, September 27, 2019
To: Sunday, September 29, 2019

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, Sept 23.
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 September 15 and 22 each at 11 a.m.  Entry fee $70, 1 regional entry for each 8 qualifier entries.  For additional information, contact center manager Mike Nichols.
 
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, September 27
Practice Session:  3-5 p.m.
Orientation Meeting:  5 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro-am: 7 p.m.  Entry fee for amateurs are $55 for Adults, $30 for Youths.
 
Saturday, September 28
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, September 29
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): 10:15 a.m.
Round 3 – Winners bowl qualifiers 1-4 (best-of-three games): 11:30 a.m.
Round 4 – Winners bowl (single-game): 1 p.m.
Round 5 – Winners bowl (single-game): 1:30 p.m.
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 63 entries.
 
Hotel Reservations
Clarion Inn Frederick Event Center, 5400 Holiday Drive, Frederick, MD  21703.  Room block and rate are good through 9/6/2019.  Phone (301) 694-7500.  PBA rate is $89.00 + tax.  When making reservation, use group code PBA.  You may also use the following link https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/NK66W4