Central Region

The Regional Players Invitational

The Regional Players Invitational (RPI) is back! The PBA is excited to announce the return of the invitational which will take place in January 2022 at South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The three-day event will feature a top prize of $20k with a total prize fund of $100,000! You won’t want to miss out on this event.

How it works

  • From January 1, 2021-December 31, 2021, PBA members can earn points in all open field regional events to earn entry into the RPI.
  • The top 8 players from this region will automatically earn a spot in the invitational.
  • The top 4 senior players from this region will automatically earn a spot in the invitational. 
  • To complete the 120-member field, each region will hold a RPI Tournament Qualifier to fill the remaining 40 spots.

Check your ranking below to find out where you stand throughout the 2021 season. If your rankings aren't available yet, check back soon!

Contact Information

Bobby Jakel
Central Region Manager
310 Stuart Road
Lockport , IL 60441-2741
Phone: (815) 483-3032
Email: [email protected]

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Tournament Schedule

Date Tournament Location
- PBA/PBA50 Doubles/Don Vay Memorial Central Open Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio More Info
- PBA50 Strike Zone Lanes Central Central Classic Canton, Ohio More Info
- PBA50 Plaza Lanes Central/Midwest Open Crawfordsville, Indiana More Info
- PBA50 Sherry Bodkins Memorial Central Open Galion, Ohio More Info
- PBA BOWLERO/Evansville Central/Midwest Open (One Day Event) Evansville, Illinois More Info
- PBA Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau/Boardman Printing Central Open Canfield, Ohio More Info
- PBA50 Baldo Campana Memorial/Ohio Lottery Central Open Lorain, Ohio More Info
- PBA Brunswick/South Lanes Central Open Three Rivers, Michigan More Info
- PBA Pro Bowl West Central/Midwest Challenge (Non Champions Event) Ft. Wayne, Indiana More Info
- PBA Pleasant Day Schools/Suburban Lanes Central Open Morgantown, West Virginia More Info
- PBA Debbie & Leo Nunan Memorial Central Open Columbus, Ohio More Info
- PBA Farmers State Bank Central/Midwest Open Angola, Indiana More Info
- PBA50 Striker's Bowl Central/Midwest Open St. Joseph, Michigan More Info
- PBA50 PROGRESSIVE/Gerdman Ins. Agency Central/Midwest Open Bowling Green, Ohio More Info
- PBA Ernst Apparel Central Open Minster, OH, Ohio More Info
- PBA50 Fayette Drywall Fairborn Central Classic Fairborn, Ohio More Info
- PBA BOWLERO/Grove City Central Open Grove City, Ohio More Info
- PBA Boss Snow Plows/O'Brien Auto Central Open Fishers, Indiana More Info
- 2021 PBA Wabash Lanes Member/Non-Member Doubles Central Open New Philadelphia, Ohio More Info
- PBA50/PBA60 Doubles/Park Centre Lanes Central Open N. Canton, Ohio, Ohio More Info
- PBA50 Mel Westrich Memorial/Brunswick Central Open (RPI Qualifier) Delphos, Ohio More Info
- PBA Family Ford of Bluffton/EZ Bowl Central Open (RPI Qualifier) Bluffton, Indiana More Info
- PBA M&K Jetting and Televising Central Open (One Day Event) Jackson, Michigan More Info
- PBA Greater Anderson Central Open (One Day Event) Anderson, Indiana More Info
- PBA La-Z-Boy Central Challange (One Day/Non Champions Event) Monroe, Michigan More Info