New Location: COLERAIN BOWL in Cincinnati has graciously welcomed us to their facility! Colerain is home to a very successful Sunday evening sweeper series as well as some of the premier amateur events in the State of Ohio! We can’t thank Todd McGill and his staff enough for allowing us to bring the Masters to Cincinnati!
We have some new changes to the event this year so please check over all the rules and event changes!
Tournament Director – Dawn Emerson
Host Center 2020:
9189 Colerain Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45251
ELIGIBILITY RULE: Open to all ADULT bowlers who are sanctioned and live in an Ohio Association. Also open to all ADULT bowlers who bowled a minimum of 9 games in an Ohio Sanctioned Association league during the 2019-2020 season. (Do not have to be both!!) WE WILL BE VERIFYING ALL OHIO RESIDENCIES SO YOU WILL NEED A VALID ID UPON CHECK IN!!
Youth Bowlers will NOT be permitted to bowl!!
Again, YOUTH ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BOWL!!
Labor Day Weekend
Entry Fee – $100 ($50 Deposit to hold spot)
Squad Time- 1 squad only -11am (Practice 10:45am)
Max Field – 136 Bowlers!
Night Block – 7pm (Practice 6:45pm)
Check-In – 10am and 6pm
Pay Ratio – 1/4 (34 cash spots based on 136 entries)
Oil Pattern – Ohio Masters Condition – Pattern will be announced prior to the tournament weekend
Sunday Finalists – Top 32 bowlers based on 136 entries, with a minimum of 24 being taken to Sunday.
Sunday Start Time – 10:00am (Practice 9:50am)
All bowlers will bowl 5 qualifying games. The Top 50% of the field, will advance to bowl 5 more games in the Night Block at 7 pm. Pins will carry over into the night block. (THE TOP 32 SCORES AFTER 10 QUALIFYING GAMES WILL ADVANCE TO SUNDAY MATCH PLAY BRACKET FINALS)
The Sunday Finalists will be seeded into bracket format where they will bowl 2 games, single-elimination TOTAL PIN FALL matches until we have a Champion. (Again, Top 32 based on entries, minimum of 24 taken to Sunday)
Prize fund will be based on Max field of 136 entries and sponsorships!! With 136 Entries and Sponsorships, we project to pay:
1st Place – $4000 ($3500 + $500 for USBC Masters Entry)
32nd Place – $350
Cashers – $250
2019 Champion – Charles Easton
2018 Champion – Zeke Bayt
BRACKETS, JACKPOTS, and ELIMINATORS will be Available during all of qualifying
To Mail-in entry payments, please send to:
2029 Hoops Street
Toledo, OH 43611
Email – TheOhioStateMasters@yahoo.com
Phone – (419) 460-4172
You can pay your spot at the bowl. Ask for Todd McGill and refer to the Ohio State Masters
Make Checks Payable to – The Ohio State Masters
When using PayPal, search for this email:
Search for email in Friends and Family. Link your bank account or a credit card so you can send money. Make a note and please add in the note your Name, Address and USBC SN. Any questions, please contact Charles or Josh