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PBA50 Cherokee Lanes Canton Open

Event dates
Host center
Cherokee Lanes

1149 Marietta Hwy.
Canton, GA 30114
United States

Friday, Oct. 25
Practice Session: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Pro-Am: 6:30 & 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 26
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9:00 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. – (eight games)

Top 16 Players will advance Bracket Elimination with Byes, format may change based on entry count.

Sunday, Oct. 27
Finals: Bracket Elimination with byes (based on 48 entries or more)

Qualifiers 9-16… 9:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Qualifiers 5-8… 10:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Qualifiers 1-4… 11:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Round of 4 … immediately following (One Game)

Round of 2 … immediately following (One Game)

Host(s) – Cherokee Bowl, 1149 Marietta Hwy., Canton, GA 30114 – Stoney Baker – fellow PBA50 Member

Field Capacity – 80 BOWLERS

Participant must be a USBC or PBA LBC Member in good standing. Participant must be the age of 50, Non-Members must meet the PBA minimum average requirements of 200 for 36 games in a USBC or PBA LBC sanctioned league. PBA Members have priority over any Non-Members up to 7 days before the event starts.

Entry Fee
PBA Members: $245

Non-Members: $310

Entry Deadline
Online entries for PBA Members close at midnight on Thursday, Oct. 17th.
Non-Member entries start - Friday, Oct. 18th.
PBA Member/Non-Member Entry Cut-Off: Monday, Oct. 21st, 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.

Payout Ratio – 1:3

This event is a South Region Event and will only count for points in the South Region. Only Full PBA Members will be able to qualify for the year-end Finals. To qualify for the BowlTV 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 $2,500

12th Place is projected to pay $600

Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $475