LAS VEGAS BOUND LEAGUE
1999-2000 FALL SEASON
AMF-Showplace Lanes Garland
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THE MANAGEMENT OF THE LEAGUE SHALL BE VESTED IN THE BOARD OF
DIRECTORS, WHICH SHALL CONSIST OF THE OFFICERS AND TEAM CAPTAINS. THE LEAGUE'S MEMBERSHIP
SHALL ADOPT THE RULES. ANY CHANGE OF ADOPTED RULES WILL REQUIRE A 100% VOTE OF THE BOARD
member must have bowled 2/3 (70 games] of the schedule to qualify for individual awards,
and must be a member in good standing at the completion of the schedule. A bowler can
qualify for only one special award for high series or high game, scratch or handicap.
Series takes precedent over game. scratch over handicap. Most improved bowler will be
calculated on a current 21 game average to the end of the schedule. The league will
only accept personal checks from its members made payable to LAS VEGAS BOUND LEAGUE,
except the LAST 3 WEEKS of the league schedule. There will be a service charge plus the
amount of the check paid to the bowling center for all returned checks. The amount of the
check(s) and the service charge will be deducted from the league's account upon receipt. League
members are limited to no more than one (1) returned check before his/her checking
privileges are revoked for the remainder of the bowling season. ($20 fee for returned
checks.) Cost: ABC $12.00 [multiple $6.00] WIBC
$11.00 [multiple $3.75]
The league will bowl on SUNDAYS starting on SEPTEMBER 12, 1999 and ending on . practice begins at 12:50 pm, League play begins at 1:00 pm. The league will have a guaranteed sweeper and roll-off on JUNE , 2000. Since sweeper is guaranteed, sweeper lineage will be $6.00. There will be a Split Season. Winner of 1st half will bowl winner of 2nd half for league championship, all other place positions will be determined by total season games won. Holidays will be DECEMBER 26, 1999. JANUARY 2, 2000, APRIL 23,2000, MAY 28, 2000. Position Rounds will be 4, WKS # 8, 17, 26,35. The first Position Round will be on lanes 1-2, thereafter, each position round will move one pair to the right. This is a binding agreement with the Bowling Center.
This league will consist of __ teams with a playing strength of 4 on a team, rosters are limited to 6 members. Teams will consist of a 2/2 or 3/1 combination. Roster changes must be reported to the Secretary prior to league bowling. New team members cannot be added to the team's roster in the final 2 weeks of the regular league schedule, or on the day of a Position Round, without the approval of the Board of Directors except when the team roster is less than the leagues playing strength.
Lineage $ 8.65
Point Money 1.35
$19.00 Per Member/Per Week, to be
collected by the Team Captains.
two [3-] weeks league fees within
the first 9 weeks of league.
A special awards fee of $5.00 per team member ($20.00 per team), will be paid by the 8th week of the league schedule. A prize committee will be appointed by the President by the third week of the schedule to propose a prize list for the Board of Directors approval.
All league money will be deposited through the Showplace Lanes League Checking Account, which is bonded and approved by the ABC/WIBC. Showplace Lanes will provide a monthly financial statement for the President and Secretary/Treasurer review.
To constitute a legal lineup, each team will have 2 regular members present at the completion of the first frame of any game in the series.
Tardy bowlers will be allowed to catch up and compete provided they are in the center and ready to bowl before the opposing team has delivered the first ball of the fourth frame of the game in progress.
Teams bowling under a forfeit situation must bowl within 40 pins of their current average in order to win game points (120 pins for series). If at anytime a bye team has to be used, the opposing team will bowl under the same conditions as forfeits. Unearned points will not be awarded.
Bowler's entering average will be in the following order:
The handicap will be 80% based on the difference between the two opposing Team's averages. Individual handicaps will be used for awards and sweeper and will be 80% of the difference between the bowlers current average and 200.
Absentee score will be the absent bowler's current average less 10 pins, the handicap will be figured from the absent bowler's actual current average. Should a team have more than one member absent and need only one absentee score, the member with the most games bowled will be used as the absentee score. If both have the same number of games, the highest average will be used. Vacancy score will be 130.
The 7 point system will be used, with 2 points for each game won and 1 point for total pins. In the event of a tie on position round, standings will be determined by total pins.
If there is a tie at the end of either half there will be a 1 game roll-off to determine the winner of the half and it will be bowled immediately following final position round for the half. If there is a tie for a place position in the final team standings there will be a 3 game roll-off based on the total handicap series and it will be bowled on sweeper day.
Roving substitutes will be allowed and the regular member is responsible for that week's league fees. Mixed teams may use male or female subs as long as they stay within their legal combination. Subs may not bowl in any position round or league sweeper. Subs are not eligible for league awards. Subs will be charged a fee of $5.00 [CASH], which will be used to cover league shortages and remainder put into point money. Pacers will not be allowed.
PRE-BOWLING and POSTBOWLING by teams will be allowed provided the league SECRETARY and OPPOSING TEAM CAPTAIN are notified 48 hours prior to the scheduled league time, except in cases of emergencies. It is the responsibility of the team prebowling or postbowling to notify the league Secretary, and the Secretary's responsibility to notify the opposing team. The unopposed team may bowl their regularly scheduled games, unless both teams prefer to bowl at the same time on another day. If the scheduled lanes are not available, the Board of Directors agree that any pair of lanes can be used at the discretion of the Bowling Center. All prebowled and postbowled games will be bowled at 1:00 pm on Saturday or Sunday ONLY BY RESERVATION made with the Bowling Center by the LEAGUE SECRETARY.
**Ale-K"ke-ups must be bowled within 2 weeks or before next position round, whichever comes first, except in cases of emergencies. **The league will not allow make-ups or prebowled to be bowled for position rounds unless approved by the Board of Directors. **Prebowled and postbowled scores will not be seen by the opposing team, except after each game.
Any member wishing to leave the league will find a replacement or pay 2 WEEKS LEAGUE FEES in advance and give 2 weeks written notice to the League Secretary. Members withdrawing from the league forfeit all prize money and awards. Rejoining the league requires approval of the Board of Directors.
This league will participate 200 % in the SOLV tournament (12/6/99?). The $2.00 per member entry fee will be paid by the 8th week of the league schedule.
This league will/will not participate in the DFW Area AMF Centers Only Tournament of Champions. The league will be invoiced the $50.00 entry fee for each of the two places by the 8th week. The First place and Second place teams will reimburse the entry fee to the league.
This league will be sanctioned by ABC and WIBC. Chapter IV League Rules 101-122 will be enforced. All bowlers, including subs, must prove sanction or purchase a card from the league Secretary on their first bowling date.
For any questions concerning ABC or WIBC rules, please contact your
Sgt-At-Arms, President, Vice-President, League Secretary, one of the local Association
Directors or the appropriate local Association:
DALLAS BOWLING ASSOCIATION
14001 Goldmark Dr.
Dallas, Texas 75240
JERRY ANDERSON, Exec. Dir.
DBA HOUSE REPRESENTATIVE
DALLAS WOMEN'S BOWLING ASSOCIATION
P.O Box 170775
Dallas, Texas 75217
BILLIE WAITS, Secretary
DWBA HOUSE REPRESENTATIVES
A member must have bowled 2/3 (70 games] of the schedule to qualify for individual awards, and must be a member in good standing at the completion of the schedule. A bowler can qualify for only one special award for high series or high game, scratch or handicap. Series takes precedent over game. scratch over handicap. Most improved bowler will be calculated on a current 21 game average to the end of the schedule.
The league will only accept personal checks from its members made payable to LAS VEGAS BOUND LEAGUE, except the LAST 3 WEEKS of the league schedule. There will be a service charge plus the amount of the check paid to the bowling center for all returned checks. The amount of the check(s) and the service charge will be deducted from the league's account upon receipt. League members are limited to no more than one (1) returned check before his/her checking privileges are revoked for the remainder of the bowling season. ($20 fee for returned checks.)
Cost: ABC $12.00 [multiple $6.00] WIBC $11.00 [multiple $3.75]
nbsp; Karon Harris