pba regional tour South region

PBA Lightning Strikes Challenge (non-champs)

Event dates
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Host center
Lightning Strikes Bowl

4140 Fowler St
Fort Myers, FL 33901
United States

MAX ENTRIES - 96 BOWLERS

Friday, March 3
PRACTICE SESSION: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
SWEEPER: 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 4
Qualifying:
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 2:00 p.m. – (seven (7) games) 
Top 16 players advance to Bracket Elimination based 64 entries or more, format may change based on entry count.

Sunday, March 5
Finals: Bracket Elimination with byes (based on 48 entries or more)

Qualifiers 9-16… 9:00 a.m. (3 Games – Total Pinfall)

Qualifiers 5-8… 10:30 a.m. (3 Games – Total Pinfall)

Qualifiers 1-4… 12 noon (3 Games – Total Pinfall)

Round of 4 … immediately following (2 Games – Total Pinfall)

Round of 2 … immediately following (2 Games – Total Pinfall)

PBA Non-Champion Events are open to PBA and PWBA members who did not hold a PBA title and for Non-Members who have never won a PBA event. 

Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing and be able to meet PBA average requirements.

Payout Ratio
1:3

Entry Fee
Members: $245
Non-Members: $310 (money order, cash or credit card only)

Entry Deadline
Online entries for PBA Members close at midnight on Monday, Feb 27th.
Non-Member entries start - Tuesday, Feb 28th.
PBA Member/Non-Member Entry Cut-Off: Wednesday, Mar 1, NOON

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA South Region Manager. Non-members please send me an email, 12:01am Feb. 28th, if you would like to enter the Event. I will call you back to confirm & process entry. Non-members will be confirmed on the Tuesday prior to the Event start date on a space available basis.

Pattern: 2023 45' Dragon

Payout Ratio
1:3

Entry Fee
Members: $245
Non-Members: $310 (money order, cash or credit card only)

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $1,500
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400