Lake County Indiana Classic presented by United Way

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Lake County

United Way

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Event Dates

From: Wednesday, November 14, 2007
To: Sunday, November 18, 2007

Host Center

Stardust Bowl II
3925 E. Lincoln Highway
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 942-0432

Television Dates

  • 11/18/2007 1:00 PM ET on ESPN
  • 11/19/2007 12:00 PM ET on ESPN Classic
  • 11/25/2007 12:00 PM ET on ESPN Classic

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $25,000.00
2 $13,000.00
3 $6,000.00
4 $6,000.00
5 $4,100.00
6 $4,100.00
7 $4,100.00
8 $4,100.00
9 $2,700.00
10 $2,700.00
11 $2,700.00
12 $2,700.00
13 $2,700.00
14 $2,700.00
15 $2,700.00
16 $2,700.00
17 $2,200.00
18 $2,200.00
19 $2,200.00
20 $2,200.00
21 $2,200.00
22 $2,200.00
23 $2,200.00
24 $2,200.00
25 $2,200.00
26 $2,200.00
27 $2,200.00
28 $2,200.00
29 $2,200.00
30 $2,200.00
31 $2,200.00
32 $2,200.00
33 $1,800.00
34 $1,800.00
35 $1,800.00
36 $1,800.00
37 $1,800.00
38 $1,800.00
Place Winnings*
39 $1,800.00
40 $1,800.00
41 $1,800.00
42 $1,800.00
43 $1,800.00
44 $1,800.00
45 $1,800.00
46 $1,800.00
47 $1,800.00
48 $1,800.00
49 $1,800.00
50 $1,800.00
51 $1,800.00
52 $1,800.00
53 $1,800.00
54 $1,800.00
55 $1,800.00
56 $1,800.00
57 $1,800.00
58 $1,800.00
59 $1,800.00
60 $1,800.00
61 $1,800.00
62 $1,800.00
63 $1,800.00
64 $1,800.00
65 $600.00
66 $500.00
67 $450.00
68 $400.00
69 $380.00
70 $360.00
71 $340.00
72 $330.00
73 $320.00
74 $310.00
75 $300.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament News

On the Road with Missy Bellinder
Thursday, November 22, 2007

Spectators respond in positive ways to PBA Women's Series; Brunswick ball rep Rick Benoit; week three proves a roller coaster ride; stay tuned for fourth and final TV show Dec. 4.

Not So Deep Thoughts
Wednesday, November 21, 2007

This week, Randy Pedersen reflects on his first career Denny's PBA Tour title back in 1986 after watching Michael Haugen Jr. win his first title last week.

Rash's Rants
Wednesday, November 21, 2007

This season, Sean Rash is blogging his life on the Denny's PBA Tour for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer website in Seattle, Wash. Follow his blog all season long on either www.seattle-pi.com or PBA.com.

Merrillville Thrills
Sunday, November 18, 2007

Michael Haugen Jr. and Joy Esteron captured titles in the 2007 Lake County Indiana Classic pres. by United Way at Stardust Bowl II in two matches which went down to the final shot.

Merrillville Magic
Friday, November 16, 2007

Two years ago in Hammond, Ind., Michael Haugen Jr. got his job back. One year ago in Hammond, he made a championship round appearance in honor of his dying grandmother. This week in nearby Merrillville, Ind., Haugen will look for a special three-peat in the area.

Jones, Dorin-Ballard Take Top Spots
Thursday, November 15, 2007

Tommy Jones and Carolyn Dorin-Ballard earned the top seeds for match play in their respective sides of the tournament, leading qualifying in the 2007 Lake County Indiana Classic presented by United Way at Stardust Bowl II.

PBA Spare Shots
Wednesday, November 14, 2007

The Denny's PBA Tour is in Merrillville, Ind., this week for the 2007 Lake County Indiana Classic presented by United Way. It's the first time a Denny's PBA Tour event has been held at Stardust Bowl II, but the center is no stranger to PBA events.

Golden Graham
Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Eddie Graham hopes his past success at Stardust Bowl II will come in handy in this week’s 2007 Lake County Indiana Classic presented by United Way. Graham led Wednesday’s Denny’s PBA Tour Qualifying Round with a 1,614 seven-game pinfall.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Pattern and Lane Conditioner:
Chameleon with Brunswick Absolute Control

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2007
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM / Mandatory Non-PBA member meeting
Non-member meeting to be held at Stardust Bowl II

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2007
9:00 AM* - 2:00 PM / Denny's PBA Tour Qualifying Round (7 games total pins)
Roll-Call is 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time
*Practice begins at 9:00am (30 minutes)
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM / Exempt Player and Women's Series Practice

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2007
Qualifying (7 Game Blocks)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM / Round of 64 (Exempt)
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM / Round of 16 (Women's Series)
Re-oil
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM / Round of 64 (Exempt)
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM / Round of 16 (Women's Series)

Cut to the top 32 Players (Exempt)
Cut to the top 8 Players (Women's Series)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2007
Match Play (Best 4 of 7)
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM / Round of 32 (Exempt)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM / Round of 16 (Exempt)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM / Round of 8 (Women's Series)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 8 (Exempt)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 4 (Women's Series)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2007
Pro-Am Events and PBA Fan Day
Stardust Bowl II, Merrillville, Ind.
Pro-am times: 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 7:00 PM

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2007
Live ESPN Television Finals from Stardust Bowl II