PBA Midwest Region

PBA Celeste Walker Midwest/Central Open

Event dates
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Host center
Strike and Spare 2

811 Northern Dr
Lockport, IL 60441
United States

Friday, May 26, 2023

Practice Session: 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Orientation Meeting: 5:30 pm (Mandatory for all first-time participants)

Pro-am: 7:00 pm (6:45 pm roll call - Mandatory for all champions, unless excused)

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Roll call is 30 minutes before squad starts unless otherwise noted

A squad qualifying starts at 8:00 am (eight games)

B squad qualifying starts at 2:00 pm (eight games)

If less than 91 entries, there will be only one squad that starts at 11:00 am and no cashers round

Sunday, May 28, 2023

Roll call is at 7:30 am

Cashers round begins at 8:00 am – (four games) - FRESH

Eight games of round robin match play at 10 am - BURN

~Top four stepladder finals (if live streamed)

Format may be adjusted based on entries and time constraints

IMPORTANT

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.

Eligibility

Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non-members must meet PBA average requirements.

Entry Fee

PBA Members: $245

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

Entry Information

Entries open online to be determined.

Online entries close at 12:10 am Tuesday, May 23, 2023. 

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Midwest Region Manager, Toby Contreras at [email protected] or (816) 612-6942. 

PBA Bear 41’ Oil Pattern to be used

Field Size

Maximum field size is 124 (plus 20 host spots)

Product Registration

For a complete list of 2023 Product Registered companies, go to

http://www.pba.com/resources/equipmentSponsors.asp?Type=1

Prize Fund (based on 90 players = 30 checks + 1:5 Sr checks + *1st SL)

Payout Ratio (1:3)

1st Place is projected to pay $2,500

Last place (8th) in the finals is projected to pay $700

Senior checks are projected to pay $275

A minimum of $450 is guaranteed to pay for the final cash spot

~If live streamed, the top seed in the stepladder finals is guaranteed a complimentary PBA MW region entry credit. That bowler must be a Full PBA member and is valid until May 26, 2024