PBA50 Greater Birmingham Open presented by Ebonite

Sponsors

Ebonite

Roster

Current Entries: 95

Event Dates

From: Sunday, April 28, 2013
To: Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Host Center

Lightning Strikes
3600 Roosevelt Boulevard
Trussville, AL 35235

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Bowlers must be at least 50 years of age to enter a PBA50 event.

Entries Open February 15, 2013

Maximum Field Size
160 Players

PBA Lane Pattern
PBA50 Tour Scorpion

Finals Format
Eliminator (All Cashers)

Mandatory Non-Member Meeting
A mandatory meeting for all non-members will be held 30 minutes prior to the first practice session.

Tournament Hosts
Mike Monroe and Johnny Lemaster

Sunday, April 28
A & B Squads Practice Session: 9 a.m. – Noon
A re-oil of ½ the lanes in use will take place at 10:30 a.m.
Pro-Am Squads: 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m.

Monday, April 29
A Squad: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Re-oil
B Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Tuesday, April 30
B Squad: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Re-oil
A Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Cut to Cashers
Drop All Pins

Wednesday, May 1
Round 1, All cashers below 32nd place bowl three games beginning at 8 a.m.
(Top 8 Advance)
Round 2, Top 8 from Round 1 and qualifiers 25-32 bowl three games beginning at 9:30 a.m.
(Top 8 Advance)
Re-oil
Round 3, Top 8 from Round 2 and qualifiers 17-24 bowl three games beginning at Noon
(Top 8 Advance)
Round 4, Top 8 from Round 3 and qualifiers 9-16 bowl three games beginning at 1:30 p.m.
(Top 8 Advance)
Re-oil
Round 5, Top 8 from Round 4 and qualifiers 1-8 bowl three games beginning at 4:30 p.m.
(Top 8 Advance)
Re-oil
Round 6, Top 8 from Round 5 bowl three games beginning at 7 p.m.
(Top 4 Advance)
Round 7, Top 4 from Round 6 bowl two games immediately following
Top 2 Advance)
Round 8, Top 2 from Round 7 bowl one game immediately following

Estimated Prize Fund Information
1st Place: $7500
2nd Place: $4000
3rd-4th Place: $2500 (each)
5th-8th Place: $1700 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1300 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1125 (each)
25th-32nd Place: $1025 (each)
33rd-40th Place: $950 (each)
Remaining Cashers: $900 (each)
Super Senior” Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $700 (each)

Estimated Entries (150)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (50)
Estimated Super Senior Spots (10) Minimum of 8, Maximum of 12

*Super Senior cash spots will be paid based on the number of Super Senior entries,
1:6 with a minimum guarantee of 8 and maximum of 12 in each PBA50 Tour event.

*All cashers advance to the final day.

Hotel Information
Hilton Garden Birmingham/Trussville
3230 Edwards Lake Pkwy.
Birmingham, AL 35235
Rate: $99.00 + tax
(205) 655-5222

Hampton Inn Trussville
1940 Edwards Lake Rd.
Trussville, AL 35235
Rate: $99.00 + Tax
(205) 655-9777

Motor Home Information
Electric hookups are available at the bowling center. Water may be provided. Please coordinate parking with PBA member Mike Henry upon your arrival. There is plenty of room for the Motor Homes.

Golf Note
There will be a golf outing at Trussville Country Club Saturday, April 27, 2013.
The course is located at 7905 Roper Road in Trussville.
The shotgun start is scheduled for 8 a.m.
The cost is $40, which includes golf, golf cart, lunch and some prizes.
To sign up, contact Tom or Linda Carter at (815) 761-3840 or (815) 761-3841 or email bolnduo@comcast.net. Please make your reservations by April 19.