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Event Dates

From: Saturday, May 05, 2018
To: Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Host Center

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

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Important Note:
Power for motor homes will be available at the tournament sites.  Tom Carter will be carrying the electrical box for hookups.

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 March 1, 2018
 
Beginning March 1, enter online or download the 2018 PBA50 entry form and fax or email to:
Mary von Krueger
Tournament Entries Coordinator
Phone: (206) 332-9688
Fax: (850) 564-1717
Email: mary@pba.com
*Entries will not be accepted over the phone.
 
Entry Fees
Entry fees must be received at least two weeks prior to the start date of the tournament.  An administrative fee of $25 will be assessed for all payments made after the payment deadline date.
 
Maximum Field Size
96 Players
 
PBA Lane Pattern
Johnny Petraglia
 
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 $39.99 Basic or $169.99 with a bowling ball upgrade.
Adults (ages 19 and above: $59.99 Basic or $189.99 with a bowling ball upgrade.
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 5
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 6
A Squad: 1 – 6 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)


Monday, May 7
A Squad: 1 – 6 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
All cashers advance (including super senior cashers)
Drop all pins
 
Tuesday, May 8
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: 3:15 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:
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 (96)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (32)
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: $1500 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1350 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1200 (each)
25th-32nd Place: $1100 (each)
Remaining Cashers: $1000 each
Super Senior Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $1000 each

 Season Ending PBA50 Storm Invitational Information
The top 12 point leaders of the 2018 PBA50 Tour season, plus two invitees, will be eligible for the PBA50 Storm Invitational to be held at Planet Fun Bowling & Entertainment Center in Shallotte, NC, September 28-30, 2018.  Click the link for details. 
https://www.pba.com/Tournaments/Details/2648

Hotel Information
 
Days Inn Woodbury (completely renovated in April 2016)
8030 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury, NY 11797
Saturday Rate: $134 + tax
Sunday/Monday Rate: $119 + tax
(516) 921-8500
You must ask for the “Farmingdale Lanes Pro Tournament PBA50 Bowling Room Block” to receive these rates.  Reservations must be made by 3/20/18.  20 Rooms are being held.
Amenities include: continental hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi, fitness room, seasonal outdoor pool, coffee maker, mini refrigerator, flat screen television, onsite business center, complimentary parking, Wyndham reward program.

Motor Home Information
Please check back for motor home parking information.
 
Golf Note
Please check back for golf information.