Event Dates

From: Friday, November 22, 2019
To: Sunday, November 24, 2019

Host Center

Westland Bowl
5940 N. Wayne Rd.
Westland, MI 48185
(734) 722-7570

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Notes

 
Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and have reached their 50th birthday prior to the tournament start date.  Non members must meet PBA average requirements.

Payout Ratio
1:3

Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (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 $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, November 18.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Central Region Manager.

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,000
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.

Schedule
Friday, November 22
Practice Session:  4-6 p.m.
Orientation Meeting: 6 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)
Pro Am: 7 p.m.
Saturday, November 23
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 11 a.m. – (eight games) 
Top 16 players advance (based on 48 entries or more).
Sunday, November 24
Bracket Match Play with Bye Rounds (based on 16 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 9-16 bowl (three games-total pins): 10 a.m.
Round 2 – Winners and Qualifiers 5-8 bowl (three games-total pins): 11 a.m.
Round 3 – Winners and Qualifiers 1-4 bowl (three games-total pins): 12 p.m.
Round 4 – Winners bowl (three games-total pins): Immediately following
Round 5 – Winners bowl (three games-total pins): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 48 entries.
 
Hotel Information
La Quinta Inn by Windham
4121 Ford Rd.
Canton, MI 48187
Direct Line: 734-981-1808
Rate: $55/night plus tax...King or Double Room
Please Mention PBA50 Room Block to receive rate when reserving.
Reservations need to be made by November 1st to guarantee rate.
 
Directions
Hotel is WEST of I-275 on Ford Rd. located behind a White Castle restaurant on southside. Hotel can also be accessed off Haggerty road which is first intersection west of I-275...Hotel is approx. 3 miles to bowl. When turning EAST on Ford Rd. approx 2 1/2 miles to WAYNE Rd. turn left and bowl is on right or east side.