pba regional tour Southwest region

PBA FireLake Southwest Open

Event dates
Host center
FireLake Lanes

40945 Hardesty Rd.
Shawnee, OK 74801
United States

Friday 5/3/24

3:00pm – 5:00pm Practice Session

6:00pm Bowl for Kid’s Sake Pro-Am

Saturday 5/4/24

Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

8:30am A squad (8 games)

2:30pm B squad (8 games)

1/3 will cash in the event and will advance (32 players)
If less than 96 entries, advancer round will be adjusted accordingly

Sunday 5/5/24

8:30am Casher’s Round (5 games)


12:00pm Top 16 Eliminator (4 games)

Top 8 Eliminator (4 games)

Top 4 Stepladder (drop pins)


Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Participant must be the age of 50 as of February 16th, 2024. 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.

Entry Fee

PBA Members: $245

Non-Members: $310 (Money Order, Cashier’s Check, or Credit Card Only)

Entry Deadline

Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, April 29th 2024.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the Regional Manager ([email protected]).

A $10 Late Fee will be assessed for entries received after the posted deadline.

Payout Ratio


BowlTV Regional Players Invitational

This event is a Southwest Region event and will only count for points in the Southwest 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.

Lane Pattern


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”.

High Game

High game pot will be available for $50 and covers all 8 games and totals.

PBA Registered Products



2024 List of Acceptable Urethane and Urethane-Like Equipment made at 78.0HD+

Current (1/9/24)

Hammer (Black Pearl Urethane)

Motiv (Tank Yellowjacket)

Motiv (Tank Rampage Pearl)

RotoGrip (Retro RG Spare)

Storm (IQ Tour 78/U)

Storm (Mix)

SWAG (Buffalo)

SWAG (Big Bro Burn Up LE)

SWAG (Wiper)


1st Place is projected to pay at least $2,600

16th Place is projected to pay $550

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