The Ohio 6th-8th Grade Singles Championships

Ohio High School Bowling
P.O. Box 750996
Centerville, Ohio 45475-0996
US Postage
Dayton, OH
Permit 528
High school coaches are asking:
“Who are the best middle school
bowlers in Ohio?”
A bowling scholarship opportunity for:
Let’s show them!
The 5th Annual Ohio
6th-8th Grade
Sunday, April 19, 2015
A Championship event open to every 6th, 7th, & 8th grade
boy and girl in Ohio. Separate gender divisions!
Last year, over $2,000.00 awarded In SMART scholarships!
Who will be crowned the top 6th-8th grade boy & girl bowler in Ohio?
Tournament Location
Pla-Mor Lanes 4901 Linden Avenue
Riverside (Dayton), OH 45432
Championship Tournament Rules
Entry Requirements: This is a USBC-certified singles tournament (#08508) operated by the Youth Bowler’s
Tournament Association and managed by the Ohio High School Bowling Coaches Association. This tournament is open to every 6th, 7th, & 8th grade student with legal, permanent residence in the State of Ohio.
Tournament Organization: These Championships will be conducted on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Pla-Mor
Lanes 4901 Linden Ave., Dayton, OH 45432. 937.253.3111. Check-in will begin at 11:00 AM and tournament
bowling will begin at 12:00 PM. This tournament will have two (2) separate divisions: boys/girls The tournament will limit participation to the first 110 paid entries received on a 1st come-1st served basis based on the
postmark date of the entry. Closing entry date for entries is April 19, 2015. Walk-in’s (entries received after
5:00 PM, Saturday, April 18, 2015) will be allowed subject to lane availability and will be assessed a late processing fee.
Tournament Format (NEW!): Qualifying Round: Athletes in each division will bowl five (5) games, moving
pairs after each game. The top eight (8) bowlers in each division, based on their five (5) game Qualifying
Round score, will advance to the Championship Round. Ties for advancement to the Championship Round
and seed placement in the Championship Round will be broken based on the high game rolled in the five (5)
game Qualifying Round. Ties for the final advancer to the Championship Round (8th place) will be broken by
a 9th/10th frame roll-off.
Championship Round: The eight (8) advancers to the Championship Round in each division will be placed
in a head-to-head, single game elimination bracket advancing until a champion is determined. Ties in any
Championship Round match will be broken by a 9th/10th frame roll-off with the higher seed determining the
starting lane and the lower seed determining who bowls 1st. The final top eight (8) tournament standings will
be determined by the highest losing seed.
Entry Fee: $50.00. Breakdown: Lineage & Expenses: $25.00. SMART Scholarships: $25.00.
Note: A spectator admission fee of $5.00 will be charged (children 6 & under: no charge).
Awards: No fewer than 1:6 bowlers in each grade/gender division will be awarded SMART scholarships.
Scholarships will be awarded based on entries in each division. 100% of all collected scholarship funds will
be awarded. Medals will be awarded to the top three (3) bowlers in each division. Complete tournament results will be posted on
Dress Code/Behavior: No hats allowed. Pants must be worn at waist level and not touch the floor. Shorts
of appropriate length (fingertip test) may be worn. The use of cell phones and any electronic devices during
tournament practice/competition is not allowed. Bowlers are expected to be professional in appearance, reflecting the high caliber of tournament bowling anticipated. Abuse of equipment, foul or disruptive language/
gestures, and/or misbehavior by bowlers or spectators are cause for the non-refundable dismissal from participation or attendance at this tournament. All bowling equipment must meet USBC specifications. The use
of powder or any foreign substance (including Easy Slide) on shoes, the approach, or on the facility floor, tables, or carpet is not permitted. This tournament will observe 1-lane courtesy. Only participating bowlers and
tournament officials are permitted in the bowling area.
Empowerment: The Tournament Manager has the right to refuse any entry. The bowler and parent/legal
guardian, by voluntary participation in this tournament, acquiesce to the final authority of the Tournament
Manager to interpret and enforce all tournament rules, regulations, and procedures. Any unforeseen or not
described situation will be regulated by USBC rules with interpretive judgment guided by the best interests of
youth bowling and this event.
Scholarship Management: 100% of all collected scholarship funds will be awarded and sent to the USBC
SMART Program for management/dispersal (Account #11600). Information about the SMART Program is
available on
E-mail tournament questions to: [email protected]
Tournament entry forms & final results posted on:
The 5th Annual Ohio
6th-8th Grade
Pla-Mor Lanes 4901 Linden Ave., Riverside (Dayton), OH 45432 937.253.3111
Sunday, April 19, 2015
“This tournament is open to every 6th, 7th, & 8th grade student
with legal, permanent residence in the State of Ohio.”
(All times approximate and subject to on-site adjustments.)
11:00 AM—11:45 PM
11:45 AM—12:00 PM
12:00 PM
Tournament Check-in
Competition begins
Spectator admission: $5.00. Children 6 & under: no charge.
If you need a place to stay, we recommend the Country Inn
& Suites, 3971 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn, OH 45324.
Phone: 937.429.2222. Call for the special bowler’s rate
or reserve your room online through the Country Inn logo
at the bottom of the front page on
Ebonite is a proud sponsor
of the Ohio High School
Bowling Program.
One mission of the Ohio H.S.
Bowling Coaches Association is
“to promote Ohio youth bowling
in grades 1-12”.
The 5th Annual Ohio
6th-8th Grade
Singles Championships!
(All lines MUST be completed for scholarships to be awarded.)
The easy way! You can type this form online at,
print it, and mail it with payment to the address below.
Name: ____________________________ Date of Birth: ___ ___ _____
Address: ___________________________________________________
City: ________________________
State: OH
Zip: ______________
Preferred phone (include area code): ______________________________
USBC membership number (if you have one): _________________________
Gender: ____ boy ____ girl
Method of Payment
Grade: ____ 6th ____ 7th ____ 8th
Pre-paid entry fee: $50.00. Save money! Register early!
Pre-paid entries must be received on or before 5:00 PM, Saturday, April 18, 2015. Walk-in's (after 5:00 PM
4.18.15) accepted subject to lane availability. Walk-in's will be assessed an additional $10.00 late processing fee.
Max. entries: 110. Only paid entries will be accepted on a 1st come-1st served basis.
____ Check or money order
(make payable to OHSB)
____ VISA, MC or debit card account #: ______ ______ ______ ______
Exp. Date: ____ / ____
3-digit CVD number (on back): ______
Name on card: ________________________________________________
Cardholder’s E-mail (for receipt): _______________________ @ ____________________
NOTE: A $2.00 service charge for each transaction will be added when using a credit/debit card for payment. Subject to cardholder agreement.
By submitting this paid entry form, the bowler and parent(s) acknowledge that they have read the rules of the tournament and agree to abide by them.
3 ways to submit your completed entry form
(Only entries with payment will be accepted.)
By U.S. Mail: Make checks payable to OHSB & mail to: OHSB PO Box 750996 Centerville, OH 45475
By fax: (credit/debit card only): 937.438.8122
By E-mail: (credit/debit card only): Save as a PDF and attach to: [email protected]