Bowling World Newspaper

April 2018 - 21 QubicaAMF Is Title Sponsor Of PWBA Players Championship, Will Build Lanes For Season-Ending PWBA Tour Championship By Terry Bigham ARLINGTON, Texas – QubicaAMF will be the title sponsor of a Profes- sional Women’s Bowling Association major tournament in 2018 and once again will be an instrumental part of the closing event of the tour season. The QubicaAMF PWBA Players Championship, the third major of the sea- son, will take place Aug. 22-25 at Plano Super Bowl in Plano, Texas. The center features QubicaAMF’s BES X Scoring System. PWBA Player of the Year Liz Johnson is the event’s defending champion. QubicaAMF also will play a key role in the final major event of the season when the PWBA Tour Championship returns to Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Virginia. QubicaAMF, which has its U.S. headquarters in Rich- mond, once again will build four state-of-the-art lanes inside the Old Domin- ion Building for the tournament. ―It is a great opportunity for QubicaAMF to continue its support of the PWBA and competitive bowling,‖ QubicaAMF Chairman Pat Ciniello said. ―Last season’s PWBA Tour Championship was an outstanding event for the fans and the players. We’re excited to once again build the lanes for the competition and to also be part of another tremendous event, the PWBA Players Championship.‖ QubicaAMF is the world’s largest manufacturer of bowling products. It joined the PWBA Tour in 2017 and was title sponsor of the season-opening event, the QubicaAMF PWBA Sonoma County Open won by Colombia na- tive Rocio Restrepo. The 2018 PWBA Tour season kicks off April 26 with the PWBA Las Vegas Open at the South Point Bowling Plaza in Las Vegas and will conclude Sept. 16-19 with the PWBA Tour Championship at the Richmond Raceway Complex in Richmond, Virginia. PWBA Sonoma County Open Double Decker Lanes PWBA STANDARD EVENT Schedule (subject to change - all times local) Thursday, May 3 4 p.m.: 90-minute practice session 7 p.m.: Bowl With The Pros Friday, May 4 9 a.m.: Eight-game qualifying block 5 p.m.: Eight-game qualifying block Cut to top 32 players Saturday, May 5 8 a.m.: Round of 32 (eight games) Cut to top 12 players 1 p.m.: Round of 12 (six games) Cut to top four players for stepladder finals 5 p.m.: Live Stream stepladder finals 7:30 p.m.: Bowl With The Pros Call Double Decker Lanes at 707-585-0226 for more information on the Bowl With The Pros event. 2017 Champion: Rocio Restrepo CONGRATULATIONS TO CHRIS MILNE BOWLING IN THE DOUBLE DECKER LANES JUNIOR MATCHGAME LEAGUE ON FEB. 17, 2018 ROLLED GAMES OF 269-257-279 FOR A 805 SERIES....... Don’t miss your opportunity to see this amazingly talented bowlers compete for the PWBA Sonoma County Open Title May 3-5 at Double Decker Lanes . PWBA Rookie of the Year Daria Pajak nearly rolled the first 300 of the 2018 USBC Masters in A Squad at the Oncenter Convention Center in Syracuse, New York. Video Double Decker Lanes