PBA BOWLSTRONG Midwest/Central Tournament of Champions (PBA Champions)

Enter This Tournament

Click here to see a list of approved equipment.

Competition Dates

Friday, August 29, 2014 - Saturday, August 30, 2014


King Pin Lanes
3115 Sangaman Ave.
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 544-0838
Host: Jeff Carter

Oil Pattern

Tournament of Champions

USBC Sport Certified


Tournament Results


Payout Ratio
Entry Fee
Members: $150
Non-Members: $200 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, August 25.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,200
8th Place is projected to pay $600
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.

Friday, August 29
Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.
Pro-am: 7 p.m.
Non-member Meeting: 5 p.m.
Saturday, August 30
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (seven games)
Top 8 players advance (based on 32 entries or more).
Saturday, August 30
Bracket Match Play (based on 8 finalists)
Round 1 – Qualifiers 1-8 bowl (best-of-three games): 1:30 p.m.
Round 2 – Winners bowl (single game): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 32 entries.

PBA Experience Win-A-Spot Vouchers will not be accepted for this event.

Hotel Reservations

Hotel Reservations
HotelPlannner.com is awarding a $250 gift certificate to be used to purchase hotel rooms for one lucky winner in both July and August. Book your room using any link on pba.com (regional or regular link) and you will be automatically entered to win. Every time you book and stay, you get another entry.

Rooms must be booked through HotelPlanner.com.
Drawing(s) will take place on July 31, 2014 and August 31, 2014. To qualify the user must book/reserve a reservation through HotelPlanner.com via the PBA.com website. Entry into the drawing is then automatic. The $250 gift certificate is valid for hotel room and tax only. Any incidental charges incurred at the hotel will be charged to person using the certificate. The gift certificate must be used all at one time and no cash refund will be returned to the winner. To enter without purchase please send a letter to HotelPlanner attention Carlos Diaz 777 South Flagler Drive Suite 800 West Tower West Palm Beach, FL 33401. One entry per booking. Written entries must be received before July 31, 2014 or August 31, 2014 to be entered into the drawing.


# Name                       Squad
1 Beres, David A Squad
2 Buchan, Shannon A Squad
3 Hess, Tom A Squad
4 Kidd, Richard A Squad
5 Kloss, Chad A Squad
6 LeMond, Craig A Squad
7 McCune, Eugene A Squad
8 Nidiffer, Craig A Squad
9 Pilon, Kurt A Squad
10 Slavich, John A Squad
11 Sterner, Jason A Squad
12 Taylor, Steven A Squad
13 Weber, Pete A Squad