pba regional tour midwest region

PBA50 Western Bowling Proprietors Insurance Greater Freeport Midwest RPI Open

Event dates
Host center
4 Seasons Bowling Center

1100 W Galena Ave
Freeport, IL 61032
United States

Proposed Format (Subject to change based on entry numbers)

Friday, December 4
Practice Session: 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Orientation Meeting: 4:30 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)

VIP Sponsor/PBA Player Meet-n-Greet: 5-6:30 p.m.
Pro-am: 7 p.m. 

Saturday, December 5
Roll call is at 10:30 a.m.
Qualifying Squad: 11 a.m. – (eight games)
Top 12 players advance (based on 48 entries or more)

Sunday, December 6
Roll call is at 9:30 am

Cut to top 12 – Round Robin match play 10:00 am – (12 games)
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 48 entries


All competitors and non-competitors will follow the local governmental mandate for the wearing of facemasks. The PBA encourages social distancing when possible. This policy is subject to change or modification.

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

Payout Ratio

Entry Fee
PBA Members: $245
Non-Members: $310 (money order, cashier’s check or credit card only)

Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, November 29, 2021.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager.

Oil Pattern

Del Ballard 35’

Field Capacity

The field is limited to 90.

Prize Fund (based on 90 entries – 30 checks + 2 Super Senior)

(Subject to change based on entry numbers)

1st Place is projected to pay $2,400

Last place in the match play finals is projected to pay $700

Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $450.

2 Super Senior checks are projected to pay $275