Walk INS are welcomed. The tournament is team, doubles/singles. The entry fee is $39 for all three events. If you bowl doubles you must bowl singles.
On February 22 & 23 Gulf Coast is having their 3rd Annual Senior doubles/singles tournament to be held at Seminole Lanes. The shifts are at 1 pm & 3 pm. Doubles entry fee is $40 and singles is $20. Seniors must be over the age of 50 years old.
Brackets will be available at both tournaments. Youth brackets, 100% goes back to the youth. Any winnings go into their SMART accounts. We started brackets last year, and was a hit with the youth bowlers. They love it.
Gulf Coast USBC is having their Annual Meeting on April 19, 2014 at Seminole Lanes in the meeting room. Everyone is welcome to come to the meeting, however only league delegates and Hall of Fame members and board members are able to vote. What are you voting on, you will be voting on bylaw changes and you will be voting a new Gulf Coast President and 2nd & 4th VP, Sgt of Arms, and 6 new directors. You will also vote for 3 board members to attend the 2015 National Convention and 2 board members to attend the Florida State WBA Annual Meeting and 6 board members to attend the Florida State USBC BA Jamboree.
Pay attention to your secretary of your league, soon your secretary will be receiving a letter asking that each league pick or vote on a delegate to attend the annual meeting. If you do not hear anything from your secretary, ask them.
If you would be interested in becoming a director for Gulf Coast USBC, visit their site at www.gcusbc.org and download the application that is due on April 1st.
If you know someone deserving to be inducted into The Hall of Fame for bowling achievement or meritorious service, again go to their website and under Hall of Fame are the applications for both. There are forms for adults and for our youth bowlers. These applications are due on March 1st.
Be on the lookout for entry forms for the Men & Women’s City Championship Tournament in March. Also for the end of the year tournament, Strikers Club.
The Florida State USBC Youth Tournament will be held here in our area this year, team event will be at Liberty Lanes & doubles/singles will be held at Seminole Lanes. Entry forms must be received by April 1st. Check out FSUSBCY site for entry and more information.