Prairie Band Casino & Resort becomes
PWBA Topeka Open Title Sponsor!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRAIRIE BAND CASINO & RESORT TO SPONSOR PRO WOMEN’S BOWLING EVENT
TOPEKA, Kansas – Prairie Band Casino & Resort will be the presenting sponsor for the Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour event scheduled for Aug. 6-8 at West Ridge Lanes.
The PWBA Topeka Open presented by Prairie Band Casino & Resort is the sixth stop of the PWBA Tour. The tour re-launched in May and will have 10 events this year.
“We appreciate Prairie Band Casino & Resort’s support of the PWBA Tour and their support of bowling,” said Gerry Keslar, the co-owner of West Ridge Lanes with Jesse James. “This is a great opportunity for our center and the community to be part of the new PWBA Tour. We want to make certain we put together an outstanding event and the support of businesses such as Prairie Band Casino & Resort will help us accomplish that goal.”
The PWBA, after a 12-year absence, returned this year with a three-year funding commitment from the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) and Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America (BPAA).
The PWBA Topeka Open presented by Prairie Band Casino & Resort will kick off Thursday, Aug. 6, with a practice session. Fans will be able to mingle with the players during a reception and pro-am tournament scheduled for the evening.
Competition will begin Friday, Aug. 7, with two qualifying rounds of six games each (12 total qualifying games) before the field is cut to the top 16 for match play. The center also will host a pro-am event Friday evening.
Match-play competition will take place Saturday, Aug. 8, with the top four advancing to the stepladder finals set for 6:30 p.m. The winner will earn $10,000 and a spot in the season-ending PWBA Tour Championship. Live coverage of all the action will be available through Xtra Frame, the Professional Bowlers Association’s online video streaming service, at http://www.xtraframe.tv/pba/.
Go to PWBA.com to learn more about the PWBA Tour, including a complete schedule and player biographies.
For information about the PWBA Topeka Open, including the pro-am events and possible sponsorship opportunities, contact West Ridge Lanes at 785-273-3333.
PWBA Topeka Open
presented by Prairie Band Casino & Resort:
August 6th – 9th
West Ridge Lanes & Family Fun Center is proud to host the ladies of the Professional Women’s Bowling Association from August 6th – 9th. Come check out the best women bowlers in the world compete for a $10,000 top prize and the title of being a PWBA National Champion! Tickets are available by mailing in the form below with a check or money order OR call us with a credit card at 785-273-3333
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