pba regional tour South region

PBA50 Century Lanes/PBA Booster Club of Hampton Rds Open

Event dates
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Host center
Century Lanes

1519 E. Pembroke Ave.
Hampton, VA 23663
United States

*****PLEASE SEE THE MOTEL LISTING UNDERNEATH THE TOURNAMENT NOTE SECTION!!!*****

*****HOTELS LISTED ARE LOCATED NEAR RESTURANTS & SHOPPING OPPORTUNITIES, THAN THE BOWLING CENTER!!!*****

***THERE IS NO ROOM FOR RV'S AT THIS LOCATION.  PLEASE PREPARE TO STAY AT A LOCAL CAMPGROUND FOR THIS EVENT.***

MAX FIELD – 112 BOWLERS

Friday, March 29
Practice Session: 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Pro-Am: 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 30
Roll Call: 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. - (eight games) 

Top 12 players advance to Round-Robin Match Play  - qualifying pin fall carries over (based on 48 entries). 

Sunday, March 31
Roll Call: 30 minutes prior to all squads.

9:00 a.m. - 12-Games - Round-Robin Match Play - (30 bonus pins for a win, 15 bonus pins for a tie).
  12th Game is a Position Round Game to determine who advances to the 4-person Stepladder Finals

1:30 p.m. - 4-person Stepladder Finals

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

Payout Ratio
1:3

Entry Fee:
PBA Members: $245
Non-Members: $310

Entry Deadline
Online entries for PBA Members close at midnight on Thursday, Mar 21st.
Non-Member entries start - Friday, Mar 22nd
PBA Member/Non-Member Entry Cut-Off: Monday 25th, Midnight.

After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA South Region Manager. Non-Members will be confirmed on a space available basis.

****HOTELS LISTED ARE LOCATED NEAR RESTURANTS & SHOPPING OPPORTUNITIES - ALL IN NEWPORT NEWS - ABOUT 10-13 MILES AWAY FROM BOWL.*****

Off or Near J. Clyde Morris Blvd. – I-64 - Exit #258

Holiday Inn - Newport News - 11 miles

Holiday Inn Express and Suites - Newport News - 11 miles

Quality Inn - Newport News - 11 miles

Super 8 - Newport News - 11 miles

Motel 6 - Newport News - 11 miles

Country Inn - Newport News - 11 miles

Marriott City Center - Newport News - 11 miles

Off or Near Jefferson Ave. – I-64 – Exit #256

Hampton Inn - Newport News - 12 Miles 

Hilton Garden Inn - Newport News -13 miles 

Homewood Suites - Newport News - 13 miles 

Candlewood Suites - Newport News - 13 miles 

Courtyard - Newport News - 13 miles 

Town Place Suites - Newport News - 13 miles 

Pattern: 2024 39' Mike Aulby

Product Registration/Approved Bowling Balls

Beginning 1/6/24, rules regarding use of bowling balls in PBA competition have been updated.

2024 PBA Tours – Approved Equipment

All Regional, PBA50 and PBA Jr. competition:

Urethane and urethane-like must be manufactured after August 1, 2022 and manufactured at 78.0+HD hardness. (List of current balls that fit this description below).

All other bowling balls (other than urethane and urethane-like) previously eligible for competition, and manufactured at any time, are still permitted.

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

Current (1/9/24)

Hammer (Black Pearl Urethane)

Motiv (Tank Yellowjacket)

RotoGrip (Retro RG Spare)

Storm (IQ Tour 78/U)

Storm (Mix)

SWAG (Buffalo)

SWAG (Big Bro Burn Up LE)

1st Place projected to pay $2,500
16th Place projected to pay $525
Final cash spot guaranteed to pay a minimum of $475