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PBA50 Team Walton Classic

Event dates
Host center
Nellie Fox Bowl

3587 Molly Pitcher Hwy.
Chambersburg, PA 17202
United States

Friday, April 5

Practice Session: 4-6 p.m.

Orientation Meeting: 6 p.m. (Mandatory for all first-time participants)

Pro Am: 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 6

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.

Sunday, March 17

Roll call is 8:30 a.m.

Advancer Round: 9 a.m. (4 games) All qualifying pinfall carries over. Top 16 (12 game total) advance.


Top 16 bowl 3 additional games. Top 8 (15 game total) advance.

Top 8 bowl 2 additional games. Top 4 (17 game total) advance.

Drop pinfall

Top 4 bowl stepladder finals.

Host Brett Hockensmith

Sponsors Stephanie & Tony Walton

Field Capacity 72


Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Participant must be the age of 50 as of April 4, 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

Entry Deadline

Online entries deadline is midnight Monday, April 1. Entries made after the online deadline are subject to a late charge. Members have entry priority until midnight, Thursday, March 28. Beginning March 29, entries are process based on time of entry, regardless of membership status.

Payout Ratio


BowlTV Regional Players Invitational

This event is a PBA50 East Region event and will only count for points in the PBA50 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 Salvino 44

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 $1,800

12th Place is projected to pay $500

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

Top 2 Super Senior (60+) outside of the regular prize fund will receive a minimum of $250

All prize funds are projected on 70 entries*