GEICO Plastic Ball Championship

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Current Entries: 134

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Event Dates

From: Wednesday, February 18, 2009
To: Sunday, February 22, 2009

Host Center

Brunswick Zone Wheat Ridge
9751 West 49th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
(303) 425-1601

Television Dates

  • 2/22/2009 1:00 PM ET on ESPN
  • 2/23/2009 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
37 $1,800.00
Place Winnings*
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 $1,000.00
66 $800.00
67 $600.00
68 $500.00
69 $400.00
70 $380.00
71 $360.00
72 $340.00
73 $320.00
74 $300.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament News

Illinois Journeyman Ends 122-tournament Quest for his First Lumber Liquidators PBA Tour Title.

Chris Barnes, Pete Weber, Michael Fagan and Jeff Carter Advance to Sunday’s ESPN Finals.

Australian Two-handed Star Jason Belmonte in Second Place.

David Williams Jr. of Omaha, Neb. Takes TQR Top Spot.

PBA Tour Players Limited to Two Plastic Balls in Exciting Test of Bowling Skill.

PBA Tour Players Limited to Two Plastic Balls in Exciting Test of Bowling Skill.

PBA Tour Players Limited to Two Plastic Balls in Exciting Test of Bowling Skill

Tournament Schedule / Notes

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2009
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM / Mandatory Non-PBA member meeting
Non-member meeting to be held at Brunswick Zone Wheat Ridge

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2009
8:00 AM* - 3:00 PM / Lumber Liquidators PBA Tour Qualifying Round (7 games total pins)
Roll-Call is 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time
*Practice begins at 8:00am (15 minutes)
All PBA Product Registered equipment will be permitted for the TQR. Bowlers who advance from the TQR will be provided approved "plastic" equipment for the tournament proper
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM / Exempt Player Practice
Pro Am: 7:00 PM

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2009
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, all bowlers advance)
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 games of qualifying, cut to top 32 players)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2009
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM / Round of 32 (Best 4 of 7)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM / Round of 16 (Best 4 of 7)
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 8 (Best 4 of 7, Final Four advance to ESPN finals)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2009
PBA Pro-Am Events and Fan Day
Brunswick Zone Wheat Ridge, Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Pro-Am Times: 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 4:00 PM

Sunday, February 22, 2009
Live ESPN Television Finals from BZ Wheat Ridge