Tournament Fees and Formats

MYST will hold 2 different tournament formats throughout our season:

Standard with Junior Gold Option
(Minimum of 5 Standard Tournaments will be scheduled throughout the season)

$50 – Non-member Entry Fee
$40 – Member Entry Fee
2021-2022 Members of WYBT or SIYST may bowl their first 2021-2022 season tournament at the standard member rate, but are not eligible for member benefits.  To take advantage of this offer, please bring either your membership card for the tour or request the director to email us confirmation of your membership.

Prime includes entry into Junior Gold Qualifier
(Minimum of 5 Prime Tournaments will be scheduled throughout the season)

$90 – Non-member Entry Fee
$75 – Standard Member Entry Fee
$70 – Elite Member Entry Fee

Tournament differences at a glance:

 

Standard

Prime

Entry Fee

$40

$75

Entry towards Scholarships

$15

$30

Qualifying Games

4

5

Match play format

Single Elimination

Double Elimination

 

  

Junior Gold Included

No

Yes

Optional Junior Gold Qualifying Entry Fee

$40
(Elite Members who have not earned their Junior Gold 2022 spot, entry included at no additional fee)

Included

Junior Gold Advancement Ratio

1:5

1:6

Elite Members who have already earned their Junior Gold advancement and have the highest scratch series for their respective Junior Gold Divisions will be awarded a SMART scholarship

$10

$25

Elite Member Discount

n/a

$5

Non-Member Additional Fee

$10

$15

Standard Tournaments:

Standard tournaments include entry for scholarship awards with an optional Junior Gold Qualifying event rolled into it.

Standard Tournaments will include a 4 game qualifier with the top bowlers advancing to a single elimination match play. 

Standard tournaments offer guaranteed minimum of $15 per entry / per MYST division going to scholarship awards for the day of the tournament. 

Bowlers have the option to participate in the Junior Gold qualifying portion of the tournament for an additional $40 fee and will award Junior Gold spots at a 1:5 ratio*.  EARP options will be available

*If there are less than 5 bowlers competing for Gold in a combined gender age division; or combined U12/U15 division, U18 division, or U20 division, participants in the applicable division may choose from the following options:
– receive a refund ($40 – less any incurred credit card processing fees) for their Junior Gold entry fee portion
– receive a $40 credit towards your next tournament

Refunds will be processed within 30 days of an event, if a credit is chosen, it will be applied to the next tournament you attend. (Any credits remaining at the end of the season will be refunded in full within 60 days)

Fee Breakdown:

Entry Fee

$40

Guaranteed added to scholarship

$15

Expenses/Awards†

$25

*Based on the basic membership level 

Standard Tournament Finals Advancers 
Standard Tournament Payout Schedule 
Standard Tournament Advancement / Payout Example

Prime Tournaments:

Prime Tournaments include entry into both Scholarship opportunities and Junior Gold Qualifying.*

Prime tournaments will include a 5 game qualifier with the top bowlers advancing to a double elimination match play.

Prime tournaments offer a guaranteed minimum of $30 per entry / per MYST division going to scholarship awards for the day of the tournament.

-Prime tournaments will also include at least one additional way to earn a SMART scholarship based on your performance. 

-MYST members will receive 1 free entry into the raffle held that day.  (Elite members receive 2 free entries)

-Elite Members who have already earned their Junior Gold Advancement and have the highest scratch series in their applicable Junior Gold age division (and ratios have been met) after the 5 game qualifier will receive a $25 SMART scholarship award.

-Junior Gold Advancement ratios at 1:6. EARP options will be available

-U20 Bowlers:  When a U20 Ratio cannot be met, participating U20 bowlers will receive a $25 SMART award

*Bowlers must have a current Junior Gold membership to earn their Junior Gold spot.  Bowlers who have already earned their Junior Gold spot for 2022 will be included in the count for this tournaments Junior Gold Ratio.

Entry Fee

$75

Guaranteed added to scholarship

$30

Expenses/Awards†

$45

*Based on the basic membership level

Prime Tournament Finals Advancers
Prime Tournament Payout Schedule
Prime Tournament Advancement / Payout Example

†MYST is run solely by volunteers who do not receive monetary or in-kind compensation for their time or travel.  We believe it’s important to give back as much as we can to our youth bowlers in the form of scholarships, awards, and benefits!