Event Dates

From: Friday, October 23, 2020
To: Saturday, October 24, 2020

Host Center

Liberty Lanes
115 L.W. Besinger Dr.
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(847) 428-6446

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule

Friday, October 23

Practice Session: 4:30 – 6 p.m.

Orientation Meeting: 6 p.m. (mandatory for all first-time participants)

Pro-am: 7 p.m.

Saturday, October 24

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

A Squad: 8:30 a.m. – (seven games)

Top 12 players advance (based on entries)

Match Play Round 1: 1 p.m. (eight games)

Tournament Notes

Masks are required for everyone in the center.  When bowlers are in the settee area they may remove or lower them.


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.

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Payout Ratio:  1:3


Entries open September 23, 2020

Entry Fee

Members: $245

Non-Members: $310 (money order, cashier’s check or credit card only)

Entry Deadline

Online entries close at midnight Monday, October 19. 

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.

Field Size

Maximum field size is 48 entries.

Prize Fund (based on 48 entries)

1st Place is projected to pay $2,000

12th Place is projected to pay $550

Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.

W-9 Forms

IRS is requiring that we get new W-9 forms for all bowlers who earn winnings in PBA events.  If this is your first tournament of 2020 where you have cashed, you will be required to complete a W-9 form prior to receiving any prize money.  This requirement pertains to all participants, whether you are a member or not.

Product Registration

There have been some changes in product registration.  AMF 300 and Mongoose are no longer participating in product registration.  Neither their products will be allowed to be used in competition nor their logos will be allowed on jerseys.  For a complete list of 2020 Product Registered companies, go to