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Event dates
Host center
AMF Towson Lanes

701 Southwick Dr.
Towson, MD 21204
United States

Friday April 12

Practice: 3-5 p.m.

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

Pro am: 7 p.m.

Saturday April 13

Roll Call is 30 minutes prior to all squads

A Squad: 8 a.m. (eight games)

B Squad: 2:30 p.m. (eight games)

Top 1/3 advance (pinfall carries over)

Sunday April 14

Top 1/3 bowl 4 games at 8 a.m.

Top 16 (12-game pinfall) advance to bracket finals


Round of 16 – Best of 3 games at 12 p.m.

Round of 8 – Best of 3 games immediately following

Round of 4 – Single game immediately following

Round of 2 – Single game immediately following

Host: Joe Godsey (GM)

Sponsor: Richard Byrd

Field Capacity:  128


Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non-Members must meet the PBA minimum average requirements of 200 for 36 games in a USBC sanctioned league. PBA Members have priority over any Non Member up to 7 days before the event starts.


Non-members interested in winning an entry into the event may compete in a qualifier run on Sunday, April 7 at 11 a.m. at AMF Towson Lanes. Entry fee is $80. For further information, contact Richard Byrd at Bowlers Discount Pro Shop.

Entry Fee

PBA Members: $245

Non-Members: $310

Entry Deadline

Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, April 8, 2024.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the Regional Manager. Entries made after deadline are subject to a $10 penalty.

Payout Ratio 1:3

BowlTV Regional Players Invitational

This event is an East Region event and will only count for points in the East Region. Only Full PBA Members will be able to qualify for the year-end Finals. To qualify for the RPI, you must bowl in 3 events within your region in the calendar year.

Pattern: TBD

PBA Registered Products

2024 PBA Approved Equipment

The 2024 list of acceptable Urethane and Urethane-Like equipment made at 78.0HD+ is available on the schedule page under “quick links”.

1st Place is projected to pay $3,000

16th Place is projected to pay $700

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

*All prize funds are projected on 120 entries*