U.S. High School Bowling Foundation

U.S. High School Bowling Foundation

2018
.U.S. High School Bowling
. National Championship
TM

.... June 23-25, 2018- ---- Fairview Heights, Illinois

HOTEL............ Insurance/Parent Waiver form

 
Tickets to Baseball Game on 6/25 - click here to pay by Credit Card
 
TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE  

Girls SINGLES - Survivor Round 1........../.Boys SINGLES - Survivor Round 1


Complete Team Standings coming soon

The U.S. High School Bowling Foundation will be hosting the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM in Faiview Heights, Illinois on June 23-25, 2018.. This will be the third national championship post-season event showcasing the best boys and girls high school bowlers from across the country... and to promote the importance and growth of high school bowling across the United States!

The 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM is a three-day competition featuring both "Singles" and "Team" events in both Boys and Girls divisions.. Day 1, all high school teams will be competing in the "Team" event in their respective divisions... Day 2 and 3, all bowlers will be competing in the "Singles" event, also in their respective divisions.. This competition is a USBC Certified tournament.. See below for more details.

The format of "Team" event and "Singles" event will each consist of a qualifying round, leading into the "Survivor" elimination rounds.. The "Survivor" elimination format was specifically designed to provide maximum opportunity for more bowlers to advance further during each day's competition.

The USHSBF congratulates all of the bowlers who will be representing their respective States and High Schools during the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Saturday, 6/23 - Girls Team Qualifying::: 8 a.m. (check-in begins at 7 a.m.)
Saturday, 6/23 - Boys Team Qualifying::: 1 p.m. (check-in begins at 12 noon)
Saturday, 6/23 - BOTH Boys & Girls Teams Survivor Round 1::: 6 p.m. (check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
.................................. Team Championships will conclude approx. 10 p.m.

Singles Event is FULL
...Sunday, 6/24 - Boys SINGLES (from teams) Qualifying::: 9 a.m. (check-in begins at 8 a.m.)
...Sunday, 6/24 - Dual Girls & Boys Singles (singles only) Qualifying::: 2 p.m. (check-in begins at 1 p.m.)
...Sunday, 6/24 - BOTH Boys & Girls SINGLES Survivor Round 1::: 7 p.m. (check-in begins at 6:30 p.m.)
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--Monday, 6/25 - BOTH Boys & Girls SINGLES Survivor Round 2::: 9 a.m. (check-in begins at 8 a.m.)
.................................. Singles Championships will conclude approx. 4 p.m

"Bowling Night at Busch Stadium"
Monday, 6/25 at 7:15 p.m.

The St. Louis Cardinals MLB organization has partnered with the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National Championship to provide a special night that will include five randomly selected individuals attending the baseball game from the '18 National Championship for an "on-field exerience" before the game; which includes batting practice and the opening ceremonies.

Bowler will throw out the Ceremonial "Opening Pitch"

One bowler from the newly crowned 2018 National Champion Teams or Singles will be randomly selected for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity... to throw out the opening pitch on national TV!!!

Click here to purchase your tickets to Bowling Night at Busch Stadium

         
   
National Champions in 4 Divisions
Girls "Singles" & Boys "Singles".....
..... Girls "Team" & Boys "Team" (shown)
Winners will each earn national championship RINGS!...Any bowler winning both the "Singles" and "Team" events, will receive a their Team ring along with specially designed Singles ring showcasing the achievment of winning both championships in a single year!
   
               

ELIGIBILITY #1:..Must have qualified in the most recent high school bowling State Championship, State Finals, etc. or its equivalent.. All State high school bowling programs are eligible to compete in the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.. School teams must be made up only those who were listed on the submitted school team roster submitted to their respective State high school bowling tournament organization. .This INCLUDES graduating/graduated Seniors, as they were a part of this current 2017/18 State Championships, Finals, etc. .See tiered entry timeline below for availability.

ELIGIBILITY #2:..Any team or individual bowler that set a new State or National RECORD during the current season automatically earns eligibility to enter anytime into the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM tournament, regardless of whether they do or do not qualify for their most recent State Championship, State Finals, etc. or its equivalent.

ELIGIBILITY #3:..WILD CARD Entries (TIER 3 only)

TEAMS - The four (4) highest ranked teams that did not qualify for their respective State Finals are eligible to enter the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM tournament. .Maximum of four (4) boys and girls TEAM Wild Card entries per State.
SINGLES - The four (4) highest ranked individuals that did not qualify for their respective State Finals are eligible to enter the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM tournament. .Maximum of four (4) boys and girls SINGLES Wild Card entries per State.

"RANKING" is determined by each State. If no State ranking is avaible, then the highest non-State qualifying teams and individuals from last event prior to the State Finals. Wild Cards entries are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

WILD CARD entries must provide their final standings in their respective Regional, Sectional, District, etc. that immediately preceed their State Finals in order to be Wild Card eligible.

*DISQUALIFICATION:. ANY Singles entry and/or school team found to have one or more bowlers competing in the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM that did not participate is their most recent high school bowling State Championship, Finals, etc., OR is an approved WILD CARD entry, will be DISQUALIFIED from the competition and will forfeit their entry fee, standing in the tournament, and any prizes they may have received.

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- Tier 1 -

Nov. 1, 2017 to Feb. 28, 2018

ENTRY CLOSED

"Top 5" Finishers

2017/18 BOYS & GIRLS
State Team & Singles
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Place

PLUS...

Teams & Individuals setting
NEW State
and/or
National Records

(see Eligibility #2)

- Tier 2 -

March 1 to March 30, 2018

ENTRY CLOSED

"Top 10" Finishers

2017/18 BOYS & GIRLS
State Team & Singles
1st thru 10th Place

PLUS...

Teams & Individuals setting
NEW State
and/or
National Records

(see Eligibility #2)

- Tier 3 -

After April 1, 2018

ENTRY CLOSED

ALL State Finalists eligible!

ALL bowlers that participated in their high school STATE Finals during the 2017/18 season are eligible to enter
after April 1st including:

ALL State Finalist TEAMS!
ALL State Finalist SINGLES!

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Entries closed JUNE 1st

2018
U.S. High School Bowling National Championship
TM
- TOURNAMENT INFORMATION -

DATES:....... June 23-25, 2018.................

VENUE:...... St. Clair Bowl. (50 lanes)
............ ...........
5950 Old Collinsville Rd
............ ........... Fairview Heights, IL 62208
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(618) 632-2400

OIL PATTERN: . House Shot
LANE SURFACE:.. Synthetic
APPROACHES: . Synthetic
Click here to download '18 NationalsTM pattern

HOST:.......... U.S. High School Bowling Foundation
.....................
6687 NW 110 Way
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Parkland, Florida 33076

CONTACT:... Michael Nyitray, Tournament Director
........................... (954) 816-1394 --- worldmike@aol.com

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U.S. High School Bowling Foundation's policy regarding All-Star and Postseason contests

  • All future U.S. High School Bowling National Championship competitions will only be scheduled during the summertime; between the calendar dates of June 1st and July 31st, so to not interfere with class time during the regular academic season.
  • Consistence with the principle of a culminating event, the U.S. High School Bowling Foundation will only schedule one (1) U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM per year/season.
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The NFHS can neither grant nor refuse permission for any high school to attend any event. That function is not within the organizationís jurisdiction. Inquiries regarding permissibility should be directed to the schools themselves, and to their respective state high school associations.

 

Michael Nyitray, President of the USHSBF, is also a USBC Gold Certified Coach... view his website at: www.worldmike.com