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PBA Fort Meade Open presented by Auto Spa Express

Event dates
Host center
The Lanes Fort Meade

2788 MacArthur Road
Ft. Meade, MD 20755
United States

Friday, June 9

Practice Session: 3-5 p.m.

Orientation Meeting: 5 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)

Saturday, June 10

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to squad.

Qualifying: 9 a.m. – (eight games)

Top 16 players advance (based on 63 or more entries)

Sunday, June 11

Bracket Round 1 (Qualifiers 9-16) bowl best of 3 games at 9 a.m.

Bracket Round 2 (Winners vs 5-8) bowl best of 3 games at 10:30 a.m.

Bracket Round 3 (Winners vs 1-4) bowl best of 3 games at 12 noon

Bracket Round 4 Winners bowl single game immediately following

Bracket Round 5 Winners bowl single game immediately following


All bowlers must also meet the PBA minimum average requirement. Youth bowlers may participate with any earnings going to their SMART accounts.

Payout Ratio


Entry Fee

PBA Members: $245

Non-Members: $310

Entry Information

Online entries close at midnight Monday, June 5. Note: Members have priority. If the total entry exceed 72, non-members will be removed from the roster based on date of entry with those entering last being the first removed.

IMPORTANT: No entries will be accepted after midnight Monday, June 5 from anyone who does not have military credentials. All entrants without military ID MUST provide driver’s license number and state issued on entry form. The names of all guests attending the tournament must also be included in the online registration form. All people entering the post must have ID. Entry must be at the Mapes Road gate. Driver must present valid license at the gate. Vehicle may be subject to inspection.

Field Size

Maximum field size is 72.

Product Registration

1st Place is projected to pay $2,500

Last place in the finals is projected to pay $600

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