Deadlines

Entries will continue to be accepted until October 2. No on-site registrations will be accepted.

Sport Info

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DATES:

UPDATED - Saturday, October 10
9:00am - Doubles
2:00pm - Singles

UPDATED - Sunday, October 11
8:30am - Mixed Doubles
12:00pm - Team


LOCATION:

AMF Town and Country Lanes
1508 N. Providence Rd.
Columbia, MO.


DEADLINE:

Deadline for entries October 1.  Late entries may be accepted after this date on a space available basis for a late fee.


HOW TO ENTER:

Register Online:  Senior Games Online Registration - Bowling

OR

Register by Mail:  Please complete a Missouri State Senior Games Entry Form and mail it along with payment to:

Missouri State Senior Games
1400 Rock Quarry Rd, Entrance 5
Columbia, MO 65211

Format/Rules

FORMAT

  • Competitor’s age will be determined by the athlete’s age as of December 31, 2019.
  • Singles, doubles, mixed doubles and team formats will include both scratch and handicap competition.
  • Competition will consist of one set of three games in each event (singles, doubles, mixed doubles, and team).
  • Bowlers will be competing in age divisions in each bowling event. The age division of competition for the doubles, mixed doubles, and team categories will be determined by the age of the youngest team member as of December 31, 2019.
  • On-site check-in is required 30 minutes prior to the start of each event.
  • Awards will be given for both scratch and handicap competition, but a participant may win only one award (scratch or handicap) in an event. Awards will be presented first to the top three scratch place winners, then to the top three handicap place winners, then to the fourth scratch place, then the fourth handicap place, etc.
  • Competitors are required to provide their own bowling balls and shoes. House balls and shoes will be available at the competitor's expense.

TOURNAMENT RULES

  • This tournament will be sanctioned and governed by the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) and their Rules. All entrants must be members in good standing with the USBC or must apply for a tournament participation card when checking-in prior to competing. Present your current USBC card when checking in for membership verification.
  • Tournament Handicap - Highest USBC sanctioned league average (based on a minimum of 21 games) for the 2017-18 season. If no 2017-2018 average, use current season average based on a minimum of 21 games at the time of entry. If you do not qualify under any of the forgoing, the following will apply: MEN - will be entered at 140. Handicap will be 80% from 200. WOMEN - will be entered at 125. Handicap will be 80% from 200. It shall be the bowler's responsibility to verify the average in the handicap portion of the tournament. Failure to use proper average shall disqualify score if submitted average is lower than actual, thereby resulting in lower classification or more handicap. Correction in averages can be made at "check-in" at the bowling lanes.
  • Tournament officials have the right to adjust, rate, or refuse any or all entries. Decisions of tournament officials shall be final unless an appeal is submitted in accordance with USBC.
  • All equipment shall meet USBC specifications. The MSSG reserves the right to check equipment at any time.
  • The State of Missouri and / or any association, establishment of officials connected with the Show-Me STATE GAMES or the Missouri State Senior Games assume no responsibility for injury or accident to any participant.

NSGA QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2021 NATIONAL SENIOR GAMES

The 2020 Missouri State Senior Games will be the only Missouri Qualifying site for the 2021 National Senior Games to be held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

All first-, second-, third- and fourth-place winners will qualify for the 2021 National Senior Games.

Athletes must qualify in each bowling event (singles, doubles, mixed doubles) in which they wish to compete at the 2021 National Senior Games, except when Rule E applies.

Event Codes

Event Code Event Name
BW001Bowling - Doubles
BW002Bowling - Singles
BW003Bowling - Mixed Doubles
BW004Bowling - Team

Results

2020 MISSOURI STATE SENIOR GAMES
BOWLING RESULTS

SINGLES
55-59 F 1 Lorri McPherson 476
2 Karen Malone 451
3 Dawna Snowden 439
60-64 F 1 Peggy Peuster 589
2 Mary Lake 410
3 Christina Thomas 409
65-69 F 1 Demi Calvin 418
2 Roberta Ruoff 393
75-79 F 1 Evelyn Dougherty 430
80-84 F 1 Verna Pickles 296
85-89 F 1 Gina Green 454
50-54 M 1 Jimmy Snowden 684
2 James Peuster 531
55-59 M 1 John Snowden 654
2 Rick Burrows 525
60-64 M 1 Robert Carmody 704
65-69 M 1 Jerry Walden 655
2 Donald Braman 506
70-74 M 1 Ronald Calvin 571
2 Dennis Kelley 548
75-79 M 1 Robert Dougherty 653
2 Jim Costello 455

DOUBLES
55-59 F 1 Lorri McPherson 437
Christina Thomas 543 980
2 Karen Malone 476
Mary Lake 412 888
3 Dawna Snowden 448
Gina Green 393 841
65-69 F 1 Demi Calvin 402
Evelyn Dougherty 519 921
70-74 F 1 Karen Staten 414
Sharon Robinson 440 854
50-54 M 1 Jimmy Snowden 563
John Snowden 564 1127
55-59 M 1 Robert Carmody 624
Rick Burrows 532 1156
70-74 M 1 Dennis Kelley 624
Jim Costello 600 1224
2 Ronald Calvin 495
Robert Dougherty 592 1187
MIXED DOUBLES
50-54 1 James Peuster 550
Peggy Peuster 604 1154
2 Jimmy Snowden 667
Dawna Snowden 456 1123
55-59 1 Lorri McPherson 504
Jerry Walden 613 1117
2 Karen Malone 455
Jim Costello 533 988
3 John Snowden 576
Gina Green 388 964
60-64 1 Mary Lake 471
Dennis Kelley 509 980
2 Brenda Tolbert 514
Ross Rynning 429 942
65-69 1 Demi Calvin 522
Ronald Calvin 624 1146
2 Robert Ruoff 408
Donald Braman 593 1001
75-79 1 Evelyn Dougherty 446
Robert Doughtery 600 1046
TEAM
55-59 1 Karen Malone 490
Jim Costello 570
Mary Lake 486
Dennis Kellley 521 2070