The 37th Annual Wisconsin State Senior Championship bowling tournament will open February 10th, 2018 at All Star Lanes in La Crosse. All Star Lanes will be hosting the Team Event of this year’s tournament while Pla-Mor Lanes will host the Doubles and Singles portion of the competition.
The tournament will open on Saturday February 10th and will run for the next 11 weekends, concluding on April 29th, 2018. During those 12 weekends, 600 four-person teams will visit the area to compete for the Championship in their respective divisions. Last year’s prize fund was $105,000.00 with a first-place team prize of $3,500.00. The Doubles Champions will take home close to $1000.00 each. There are also Top prizes in the Singles and All Events categories.
The tournament is open to all Wisconsin and Upper Peninsula bowlers who are 55 years or older as of the date that they compete. Each bowler uses their average as established in USBC certified leagues from the 2016-2017 season. The tournament is divided into 5 different age groups (55 to 59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 and 75 and up). The tournament is open to men and women.
Donald G. Hildebrand
Wisconsin State USBC Bowling Association