The PWBA Rockford Open is a standard event on the 2022 PWBA Tour schedule. The maximum field size for this event is 80 competitors.
The PWBA Rockford Open will feature 12 games of qualifying on the first day of competition before the field is cut to the cashers (based on the number of participants at each event). After six additional games, another cut will be made to the top 12, who will bowl six more games.
The top five players after 24 games advance to the stepladder finals and compete for the title.
All qualifying rounds at the PWBA Rockford Open will be available to watch on BowlTV.com. Click here to subscribe. The stepladder finals of the PWBA Rockford Open will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network on May 15.
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Damon Sarrocco is the tournament director of this event, and Robyn Graves is the assistant tournament director.
PTQ Roster | Roster | Regional Roster
PTQ Oil Pattern | Oil Pattern | Lane Pairings
Qualifying - Rd. 1
Qualifying - Rd. 2
Qualifying - Rd. 3
Qualifying - Rd. 4
(Schedule is subject to change due to concerns with COVID-19, including, but not limited to, tournament dates, location, format, operations and athlete services; all times are local - Central)
Wednesday, May 11
4 p.m.: Pre-tournament qualifier (if necessary)
Thursday, May 12
Noon: Bowl with the Pros
4 p.m.: Official practice session (90 minutes)
7 p.m.: Bowl with the Pros
Friday, May 13
10 a.m.: Qualifying – Round 1 (six games)
5 p.m.: Qualifying – Round 2 (six games)
Cut to cashers for Round 3
Saturday, May 14
10 a.m.: Qualifying – Round 3 (six games)
Cut to top 12 athletes for Round 4
4 p.m.: Qualifying – Round 4 (six games)
Cut to top five athletes for stepladder finals
Sunday, May 15
8 a.m.: PWBA Regional event - qualifying (eight games)
2 p.m.: PWBA Regional event - stepladder finals
5 p.m.: Live CBS Sports Network Finals