LOCATION: 100 S. Cass Lake Rd, Waterford Michigan 248 682 6300
6-4-2 Eliminator Event
Download Mail-able Entry Form : Click Here
(only use if you DO NOT want to order online)
Can also find entry forms under the information tab on the home page.
MAIL ENTRY TO: 150 CARLETON DR S. BATTLE CREEK MICHIGAN 49017
Schedule ( times may vary )
7:30 am – 8:15 am : CHECK IN 8:15 am – 8:30 : Announcements
8:30 am – 8:35 : National Anthem
8:35 am – 8:45 : 10 minutes of practice
8:45 am – 12:00 : 6 games qualifying, moving after 1-2 games (TBD)
12:00 pm – 12:45 : Scores tallied – Jr. Gold winners announced – field cut in half
12:45 pm – 1:00 : Lane assignments given out – scores do not carry over
1:00 pm – 1:10 : 10 minutes of practice
1:10 pm – 3:15 : 4 games, moving after 2 games (TBD)
3:15 pm – 3:45 : scores tallied – field cut in half – scores do not carry over
3:45 pm – 4:00 : Lane assignments given out
4:00 pm – 5:00 : 2 games, moving after 1 game
5:00 pm – 5:15 : Scores tallied – medals and scholarship given.
Jr. Gold Spots/SMART Scholarships/Awards will be awarded based on the 6 Qualifying games, and will be awarded after qualifying block is completed. All bowlers are competing for SMART Scholarships, but not all bowlers will be competing for Gold Spots. You do not need to be bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot to compete in any of our (GLJGT) tournaments,all tournaments award SMART Scholarships and Awards to top finishers.
Format: 6 games qualifying – bowlers will bowl in a mixed field but divisions and
gender will be separated on paper – fields cut in half – scores do not carry
Jr. Gold Spots awarded after 6 games qualifying.
4 games – fields cut in half – scores do not carry over.
2 games – final – awards and scholarship given.
AGE DIVISIONS: BASED ON BIRTH DATE: ( based on a Fiscal Year not a calendar year, Aug 1 to July 31)
U12 – AUGUST 1, 2009 TO CURRENT DATE
U15 – AUGUST 1, 2006 TO JULY 31, 2009
U18 – AUGUST 1, 2003 TO JULY 31, 2006
U20 – AUGUST 1, 2001 TO JULY 31, 2003
Bonus for this event: Scholarships
High qualifier ( 6 games) gets 10% of all Scholarship collected from the age division/gender they competed in for this event Remaining Scholarship is divided up into each age division
#1: 30% #2: 25% #3: 20% #4: 15% #5: 10% (high qualifier after 6 games)
Entry cost breakdown:
U12: $60: $30 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholar = $60 U15: $60: $30 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholar = $60 U18: $60: $30 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholar = $60 U20: $60: $30 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholar = $60
$75 – Non Great Lakes Member
WALK – IN /LATE FEE: $15.00
NEW: Any NEW U12 bowler who has never bowled in our tour before, will receive a discounted entry of only $30,for their FIRST TIME bowling in a GLJGT tournament. (select NEW U12 BOWLER DISCOUNT option on the online entry form).This is for one time only, not for each year.
NEW: Any NEW U15 bowler who has never bowled in our tour before,will receive a discounted entry of only $50,for their FIRST TIME bowling in a GLJGT tournament. (select NEW U15 BOWLER DISCOUNT option on the left side of online entry form). This is for one time only, not for each year.
DRESS CODE REQUIRED: SLACKS (boy/girl) / SKORTS (girls) & COLLAR SHIRT OR JERSEY(bowling),see rules for specifics- tournament director has the right to ask you to change into something acceptable.
NO JEANS/SHORTS/YOGA PANTS/ETC OR T-SHIRTS allowed during tournament play.
Options/Selections: GLJGT Membership – annual : $30.00
Download Mail-able GLJGT Membership Application
(only use if you DO NOT want to order online)
Bowlers can choose to bowl as a GLJGT MEMBER (lower entry cost + perks) or
GLJGT NON-MEMBER (higher entry cost) this season (2021-2022). This membership
is a separate cost ($30.00) and is not included in the entry fee.
This is an opportunity to become a member of Great Lakes Jr. Gold Tour
and is not to be confused with a USBC Jr. Gold Membership.
If you become a member you will be able to enter our tournaments at a lower cost,
at the time of purchase.
If you bowl more than 2 tournaments then the membership will pay
for itself in savings. We use a larger portion of the membership to add SMART
Scholarship funding to our end of the year Tune-up/Championship
in June 2022 (TBD). We will produce a member card, and hand this to you at the event.
Option/Selections : USBC Jr. Gold Membership – annual:
COST: U12=$10.00 U15/U18/U20= $30.00 Download Mail-able USBC Jr. Gold Membership Application (CLICK HERE) (only use if you DO NOT want to order online)
In order to compete for the Jr. Gold Spot (Nationals) in Grand Rapids Michigan 2022,
you must have a current 2021-2022 USBC Jr. Gold Membership
(which is an upgraded version of your USBC Standard membership-USBC rules).
This is a separate purchase cost and is not included in our entry fee
This membership is an annual cost and is good until July 31 2022.
You have the option to purchase it here or print a copy and bring it to
the tournament at check in or fill the printable form out and send it to USBC.
Option/Selection: Are you competing for a Jr. Gold Spot?
This option tells us if you would like to compete for a Jr. Gold Spot to the National
Championships in Grand Rapids Michigan 2022 (Y) or if you are already qualified for Gold (AQ),
or if you don’t want to compete for the Jr. Gold Spot in Grand Rapids Michigan (N).
This event is a Jr. Gold Qualifier: There is a separate cost for the option to bowl for a
Jr. Gold Spot and is not included with your entry fee:
U12 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$25.00
U15 Jr. Gold option 1:5 ratio-$30.00
U17 Jr. Gold option 1:6 ratio-$33.50
U20 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$50.00
Note: you do not need to bowl for a gold spot in any of our tournaments to compete for Scholarship and awards only.
Our tournaments are open to any bowler who wants to compete with or without bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot.
IF YOU HAVE MADE 3 OR MORE ATTEMPTS AND STILL CANT GET IT TO WORK CALL US!!