Don Johnson Buckeye State Classic

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Current Entries: 122

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Event Dates

From: Tuesday, February 26, 2008
To: Sunday, March 02, 2008

Host Center

Sequoia Pro Bowl
5501 Sandalwood Blvd
Columbus, OH 432294476
(614) 885-7043

Television Dates

  • 3/2/2008 12:30 PM ET on ESPN
  • 3/3/2008 12:00 AM ET on ESPN Classic
  • 3/9/2008 11:30 AM ET on ESPN Classic
  • 3/4/2008 2:30 AM ET on ESPN2
  • 3/12/2009 1:00 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
Place Winnings*
37 $1,800.00
38 $1,800.00
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 $910.00
66 $1,000.00
67 $800.00
68 $600.00
69 $500.00
70 $400.00
71 $300.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament News

Rash's Rants
Thursday, March 06, 2008

This week, Sean Rash checks in to talk about his week in Columbus, Ohio, for the 2008 Don Johnson Buckeye State Classic where Rash and several other bowlers helped raise money for juvenile diabetes.

Sweet Escape
Sunday, March 02, 2008

Chris Barnes felt all day there was a bigger plan for him on Sunday. There might just be a bigger plan for him at the end of the road as well.

Malott Ends Kulick's Run
Saturday, March 01, 2008

Wes Malott has been as big a supporter of Kelly Kulick as anyone in her two years as a pioneer on the Denny’s PBA Tour, but on Saturday, Malott had to put his support for Kulick aside.

Kulick Leaps Into Round of 8
Friday, February 29, 2008

In her trailblazing season as the first woman to earn a Denny’s PBA Tour exemption, Kelly Kulick never got this far. But using the experience she gained as an exempt bowler and saddled with a new positive attitude, Kulick is one step away from making history again.

How Ritchie Got His Groove Back
Thursday, February 28, 2008

A change in grip and a new moustache are all Ritchie Allen needed to get back in the groove. Allen, one of the more colorful personalities on the Denny’s PBA Tour, lead the Round of 64 in the 2008 Don Johnson Buckeye State Classic Thursday at Sequoia Pro Bowl with a 3,295 14-game pinfall.

Steady Eddie
Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Edward VanDaniker Jr. has no problem playing second fiddle to Rhino Page, as long as he, too, gets his exemption for the 2008-09 Denny’s PBA Tour.

PBA Spare Shots
Tuesday, February 26, 2008

This week, Spare Shots looks back at Norm Duke's incredible win in the 2008 Denny's World Championship, which came while the veteran was battling the flu and had his career on the line.

PBA Commissioner and CEO Fred Schreyer announced today he has awarded Denny’s PBA Tour champion Jimmy Johnson a Commissioner’s Exemption to compete in the 2008 Don Johnson Buckeye State Classic in Columbus, Ohio, Feb. 26-March 2 at Sequoia Pro Bowl.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Pattern and Lane Conditioner:
Viper with Brunswick Authority 22

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2008
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM / Non-PBA member meeting
Non-member meeting to be held at Sequoia Pro Bowl

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2008
8:00 AM* - 1:00 PM / Denny's PBA Tour Qualifying Round* (7 games total pins)
Roll-Call is 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time.
*Practice begins at 8:00am (30 minutes)
*THIS QUALIFYING ROUND IS LIMITED TO 70 ENTRIES

Pro Am times: 2:30PM, 5:00PM, and 7:30PM

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2008
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM / Exempt Player Practice Session

Pro Am times: 2:30PM, 5:00PM, and 7:30PM

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2008
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, all bowlers advance)
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, cut to top 32 players)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2008
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM / Round of 32 (Group 1, Best 4 of 7)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM / Round of 32 (Group 2, Best 4 of 7)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 16 (Best 4 of 7)

SATURDAY, MARCH 1, 2008
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM / Round of 8 (Best 4 of 7, Final Four advance to ESPN finals)

Sunday, MARCH 2, 2008
Live ESPN Television Finals from Sequoia Pro Bowl