pba regional tour South region

PBA50 Jeff Schrum Memorial RPI South Open

Event dates
Host center
Liberty Lanes

2501 S. York Rd
Gastonia, NC 28052
United States


Friday, Oct. 6
PRACTICE SESSION: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Sweeper: 7:00 p.m. Sweeper to benefit Bowl For Life Foundation.
Please call the center for more information (704) 868-2695

Saturday, Oct. 7
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad8:30 a.m.– (eight games) 
B Squad: 2:00 p.m. – (eight games)

Top 16 players advance to Bracket Elimination with Byes (Qualifying pinfall carries over)

Format may change based on entry count, based on 48 entries.

Sunday, Oct. 8
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

Finals: Bracket Elimination with byes (based on 48 entries or more)

Qualifiers 9-16… 9:00 a.m. (Best of 2 games)

Qualifiers 5-8… 10:00 a.m. (Best of 2 games)

Qualifiers 1-4… 11:00 a.m. (Best of 2 games)

Round of 4 … immediately following (Best of 2 games)

Round of 2 … immediately following (Best of 2 games)

Participant must be above the age of 50, a USBC Member in good standing and be able to meet PBA average requirements.

Entries will open 90 days prior to start date on July 6, 2023.

This event will qualify for points in the South Region only. The top 3 PBA Members who are eligible in this event will qualify for the RPI Finals in January, 2024.

Full PBA members will earn points in this event towards the 2023 PBA RPI event in Las Vegas, Nevada January, 2024.

Payout Ratio

Entry Fee
PBA Members: $245
Non-Members: $310 (Credit Card)

Entry Deadline
Online entries for PBA Members close at midnight on Monday, Oct. 2nd.
Non-Member entries start - Tuesday, Oct. 3rd.
PBA Member/Non-Member Entry Cut-Off: Wednesday, Oct. 4th, NOON.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA South Region Manager. Non-Members please send me an email, 12:01am Oct 3rd, 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: TBD

Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $3,000
16th Place is projected to pay $600
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $475.