Event Dates

From: Saturday, May 06, 2017
To: Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Host Center

Farmingdale Lanes
999 Conklin St.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
(631) 249-4300

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $7,500.00
2 $4,000.00
3 $2,500.00
4 $2,000.00
5 $1,750.00
6 $1,500.00
7 $1,500.00
8 $1,500.00
9 $1,300.00
10 $1,300.00
11 $1,300.00
12 $1,300.00
13 $1,300.00
14 $1,300.00
Place Winnings*
15 $1,300.00
16 $1,300.00
17 $1,100.00
18 $1,100.00
19 $1,100.00
20 $1,100.00
21 $1,100.00
22 $1,100.00
23 $1,100.00
24 $1,100.00
25 $1,000.00
26 $1,000.00
27 $1,000.00
28 $1,000.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes


PBA Challenge Information
The top eight bowlers from the 2017 PBA50 Tour points list advance to the PBA Challenge held in conjunction with PBA World Series of Bowling IX.  PBA Challenge qualifiers receive a free WSOB IX entry.  The top two PBA Challenge competitors in the PBA50 division advance to a PBA Xtra Frame webcast, following an eight game match play round.
 
Eligibility
Participant must be at least 50 years of age to enter a PBA50 event.
Participant must be a USBC member in good standing.
 
Entries Open February 27, 2017
 
Maximum Field Size
192 Players
 
PBA Lane Pattern
PBA50 Standard
 
Finals Format
All cashers, including super senior cashers (Ages 60+) advance to the final day.
Details are listed below.
 
Mandatory Non-Member Meeting
A mandatory meeting for all non-members will be held 30 minutes prior to the first practice session.
 
Tournament Hosts
John LaSpina, Joe LaSpina, Craig Liguori
 
Farmingdale Lanes Notes
Pro-am Cost: Juniors $49.99 Basic/ $174.99 with a Johnny Petraglia bowling ball.  Adults (ages 19 and above: $69.99 Basic/ $194.99 with a Johnny Petraglia bowling ball
Pro-am Squad Times: Noon, 3:30, & 7 p.m. (7 p.m. is reserved for Maple Family Centers League Bowlers)
Pro-am Contact:  Mike Serigano
General Admission Fee: $10 for practice session and pro-am squads, $20 for match play rounds, $30 for the stepladder finals, $50 for an “All Access Pass” for the entire event
 
Saturday, May 6
A & B Squads Practice Session: 8 – 11 a.m.
A re-oil of ½ the lanes in use will take place at 9:30 a.m.
Pro-Am Squads: Noon, 3:30, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 7
A Squad: 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Re-oil
B Squad: 2:30 – 7 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Monday, May 8
B Squad: 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Re-oil
A Squad: 2:30 – 7 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
All cashers advance (including super senior cashers)
Drop all pins
 
Tuesday, May 9
Cashers Round
Players in cash positions below 24thplace (including super senior cashers): 8:30 a.m.
(5 games of qualifying)
Top 8 bowlers advance to Match Play Round One
Drop all pins
Re-oil
 
Match Play Round One
Top 8 bowlers from the cashers round and qualifiers 9-24: Noon
(5 games of match play)
Top 8 bowlers advance to Match Play Round Two
Drop all pins
Re-oil
 
Match Play Round Two
Top 8 bowlers from Match Play Round One and qualifiers 1-8: 3:00 p.m.
(6 games of match play)
Top 5 bowlers advance to a stepladder final
Drop all pins
Re-oil
 
Stepladder Practice: 6:45 – 7 p.m.
Stepladder Matches: 7 – 8:30 p.m.
 
Format Notes
With 96 entries or more:
All cashers below 24th place (including super senior cashers) will bowl the cashers round.
Qualifiers 9-24 will be seeded into match play round one.
Qualifiers 1-8 will be seeded into match play round two.
 
With less than 96 entries:
All cashers below 16th place will bowl the cashers round.
Qualifiers 9-16 will be seeded into match play round one.
Qualifiers 1-8 will be seeded into match play round two.
 
Prize Fund Information
Estimated Entries (120)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (40)
Super Senior Cash Spots (8)
 
Estimated Main Prize Fund
1st Place: $7500
2nd Place: $4000
3rd Place: $2500
4th Place: $2000
5th Place: $1750
6th-8th Place: $1550 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1350 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1200 (each)
25th-32nd Place: $1100 (each)
33rd-40th Place: $1050
Remaining Cashers: $1000 each
Super Senior Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $1000 each
 
Hotel Information
Days Inn/Hicksville NY
828 South Oyster Bay Rd., I-495
Hicksville, NY 11801
(516) 433-1900
Double Queen Rate: $92.65 + tax May 5-7 and $84.15 + tax May 8.
 
Days Inn Woodbury
8030 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury, NY 11797
Rate: $139 + tax
(516) 921-8500
You must ask for Room Block PBA50 to receive this rate.  Reservations must be made by 4/1/17.
Amenities include: continental hot breakfast, fitness room, outdoor pool, coffee maker, refrigerator, flat screen television.

Motor Home Information
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Golf Note
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