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

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Mayor Mark Kupsky WELCOME LETTER..... Mayor Herb Roach WELCOME LETTER

 
 
     

Top 8 finishers at the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National Championship
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Boys Teams..... Standings by Round.... Girls Teams .

  Boys Team - Survivors Round 4 (Championship) Girls Team - Survivors Round 4 (Championship)
  Boys Team - Survivors Round 3 (Final Four) Girls Team - Survivors Round 3 (Final Four)
  Boys Team - Survivors Round 2 (Top 8) Girls Team - Survivors Round 2 (Top 8)
  Boys Team - Survivors Round 1 (Top 20) Girls Team - Survivors Round 1 (Top 16)
  Boys Team - QUALIFYING STANDINGS Girls Team - QUALIFYING STANDINGS
     
Boys Singles..... Standings by Round ... Girls Singles .
 
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 6 (Final Four) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 6 (Final Four)
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 5 (Elite Eight) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 5 (Elite Eight)
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 4 (Top 16) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 4 (Top 16)
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 3 (Top 32) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 3 (Top 32)
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 2 (Top 64) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 2 (Top 48)
  Boys Singles - Survivors Round 1 (Top 128) Girls Singles - Survivors Round 1 (Top 90)
  Boys Singles Qualifying cut: 761
Girls Singles Qualifying cut: 699
  Boys Singles - QUALIFYING STANDINGS Girls Singles - QUALIFYING STANDINGS
         

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The U.S. High School Bowling Foundation hosted the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM in Fairview Heights on June 23-25, 2018.. This is 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 was a three-day competition featuring both "Singles" and "Team" events in both Boys and Girls divisions.. Day 1, all high school teams competed in the "Team" event in their respective divisions... Day 2 and 3, all bowlers competed in the "Singles" event, also in their respective divisions.. This competition was 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..

 

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 have the option to receive a specially designed one-of-a-kind ring showcasing the achievment of winning both championships in a single year!

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

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

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

............ ................. OIL PATTERN: . House Shot
............ ................. LANE SURFACE:.. Synthetic (Pro Anvilane)
............ ................. APPROACHES: . Synthetic

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 bowler or team that set a new State or National RECORD during the current season automatically earns eligibility to enter 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

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.

ENTRY FEE:..$300 - TEAM (Saturday, June 23rd)..
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$60 - SINGLES (Sunday, June 24 & 25th).
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TEAM Event - Rules/Requirements/Restrictions

  • ANY team that qualified for this season's State Championship, or equivalent, is eligible to participate in the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM "Team" event.
  • Teams will consist of schools with a roster of at least five (5) and no more than eight (8) bowlers. Traditionally, boys only and a girls only teams. However, a boys team may include girls (aka, unified team) provided that is how that school team participated during their respective State Championships.
  • No additions to a school teams roster from how they registered and participated in their respective State Championship is permitted during the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM. *See DISQUALIFICATION regarding violations of this rule.
  • There is no minimum number of bowlers on a school team's roster. However, a score of zero (0) will be scored in any frame for absent or missing bowlers during any BAKER Game.
  • Five (5) bowlers entered in the Girls "Team" Event are automatically eligible and entered into Sunday's "Singles" Event. (Boys Singles is FULL) Participation and/or completion of the "Singles" event is not required, though it is encouraged.. For Girlst Teams, five (5) singles entries are paid with the Team Entry Fee. ..NOTE: As of 5/02/18, the Singles event is FULL.
  • ROSTER - Team rosters will consist of five (5) starting bowlers and have the option of having up to three reserve players; with a maximum of eight bowlers per school team.. A team will have no more than five (5) active bowlers playing during the team event at any given time.
  • RESERVE PLAYERS - Each team is allowed to have a maximum of three reserve bowlers on their roster..
  • TEAM UNIFORMS: ALL bowlers are required to wear matching school/team uniforms during all competition events during the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • No hats, t-shirts, tank tops, shorts, cutoffs, jeans are permitted during competition of the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • All bowlers will bowl scratch.
  • All other USBC rules will apply.

SINGLES Event - Rules/Requirements/Restrictions

  • ANY bowler that qualified as a "Singles" entry in this season's State Championship, or equivalent, is eligible to participate in the "Singles" Event ONLY of the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • Any individual that qualified with their school team in this season's State Championship, or equivalent, is eligible to participate in the "Singles" Event ONLY if that individual's team was unable to participate as a school team during the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • Any individual bowler that equals or establishes a new State or National scoring record will earn eligibility status into the the "Singles" Event ONLY of the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • No additions to a school's team or individual roster from how they registered and participated in their respective 2017-18 State Championship is permitted in the "Singles" event.
  • SINGLES UNIFORM: ALL bowlers are required to wear his or her school 'colors' during the "Singles" Event of the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • No hats, t-shirts, tank tops, shorts, cutoffs, jeans are permitted during competition of the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM.
  • All bowlers will bowl scratch.
  • All other USBC rules will apply.

HOST:.......... U.S. High School Bowling Foundation
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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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>>> NEXT YEAR <<<

2019 U.S. High School Bowling National ChampionshipTM
Indianapolis, Indiana
June 22-24, 2019 (3 days)
Saturday - Team / Sunday & Monday - Singles

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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.

The NFHS is not affiliated in any way with the 2018 U.S. High School Bowling National Championship, nor does it sanction or support this competition in any way.

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