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, Nov. 1
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, Nov. 2
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 8:00 a.m. – (eight games) 
B Squad: 1:30 p.m. – (eight games)

Top 16 players advance to Bracket Elimination with Byes (based on 48 entries or more)

Sunday, Nov. 3
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.

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

Qualifiers 9-16… 8:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Qualifiers 5-8… 9:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Qualifiers 1-4… 10:00 a.m. (Best 2 out of 3 games)

Round of 4 … immediately following (One Game)

Round of 2 … immediately following (One Game)


George Pappas Liberty Lanes, Charlie Toney (Fellow PBA Member)

Field Capacity


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 24th.
Non-Member entries start - Friday, Nov 25th.
PBA Member/Non-Member Entry Cut-Off: Monday May 28th, 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


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. This is the RPI Qualifier for the PBA South Region. The Top 3 bowlers will have an automatic advancement in the BowlTV RPI.


2024 42' Mark Roth

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

12th Place is projected to pay $600

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