Don Johnson Buckeye State Eliminator

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Current Entries: 141

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Event Dates

From: Monday, March 02, 2009
To: Sunday, March 08, 2009

Host Center

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

Television Dates

  • 3/8/2009 1:00 PM ET on ESPN
  • 3/9/2009 1:00 PM ET on ESPN Classic

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $25,000.00
2 $13,000.00
3 $6,500.00
4 $5,500.00
5 $4,000.00
6 $4,000.00
7 $4,000.00
8 $4,000.00
9 $3,000.00
10 $3,000.00
11 $3,000.00
12 $3,000.00
13 $2,600.00
14 $2,600.00
15 $2,600.00
16 $2,600.00
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 $2,200.00
34 $1,800.00
35 $1,800.00
36 $1,800.00
37 $1,800.00
38 $1,800.00
39 $1,800.00
Place Winnings*
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 $370.00
72 $360.00
73 $350.00
74 $340.00
75 $330.00
76 $320.00
77 $310.00
78 $300.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament News

Defending Champ Cruises to 11th Career Lumber Liquidators PBA Tour Title.

Joining Barnes in finals will be Mika Koivuniemi, Mike Scroggins and Rhino Page.

Five-time Lumber Liquidators Professional Bowlers Association Tour titlist Mike Scroggins of Amarillo, Texas, averaged 229.14 after the Round of 33 Friday to lead 16 players who will advance to elimination rounds in the PBA Don Johnson Buckeye State Eliminator.

Wes Malott Stays Hot on the Scorpion Pattern Charging from Last to 10th Place in Standings.

Defending champion and reigning PBA Player of the Year Chris Barnes of Double Oak, Texas, will take on a field of the world’s best bowlers and a unique tournament format when the Don Johnson Buckeye State Eliminator gets underway at Sequoia Pro Bowl March 2-8.

2009 USBC Masters Champion John Nolen Also Makes the Cut to Round of 64.

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Tournament Schedule / Notes

SUNDAY, MARCH 1, 2009

LANE PATTERNS, MIXED: VIPER, SCORPION

MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2009
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM / Non-PBA member meeting
Non-member meeting to be held at Sequoia Pro Bowl
12:00 PM* - 3:00 PM / A Squad TQR (4 Games)
3:00 PM* - 6:00 PM / B Squad TQR (4 Games)
Roll-Call is 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time
*Practice begins (15 Minutes)

TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2009
9:00 AM** - 12:00 PM / B Squad TQR (4 Games)
12:00 PM** - 3:00 PM / A Squad TQR (4 Games)
**Practice begins 15 minutes prior to scheduled squad start time.
For both days of TQR qualifying and the match play portion of the tournament, the left lane will be dressed with Scorpion and the right lane will be dressed with Viper.

Pro-Ams: 4:30 PM and 7:30 PM

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2009
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM / Exempt Practice Session

Pro-Ams: 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM, and 7:00 PM

THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2009
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 Games on Viper)
all bowlers advance
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM / Round of 64 (7 Games on Scorpion)

Top 33 players advance

FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2009
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM / Round of 33 Round 1 (7 Games on Viper)
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM / Round of 33 Round 2 (7 Games on Scorpion)

Top 16 players advance

SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2009
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM / Eliminator Round of 16 (2 Games)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM / Eliminator Round of 12 (2 Games)
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM / Eliminator Round of 8 (2 Games)

Remaining four bowlers advance to ESPN finals

For the Eliminator Rounds, the right lane will be dressed with Viper and the left lane will be dressed with Scorpion.

For the Eliminator Round, Bowlers will be grouped in fours based on 21 game pinfall (#1, #8, #9, and #16, etc.). Each Eliminator round will consist of two games, the lowest two game pinfall in each group will be eliminated from the tournament.


Sequoia Pro Bowl, Columbus, Ohio

SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2009
Live ESPN television finals from Sequioa Pro Bowl