General Information

DATES: July 28-29, 2018

SITE: Sun Valley Lanes (321 Victory Lane, Lincoln - View map)

RULES: USBC rules will apply. All bowlers must be members of USBC or pay a tournament participation fee of $5. Honor scores will be recognized.

AVERAGE: Average must be reported in Handicap events. Bowlers must use either the 2016-2017 book average, or current 2017-2018 average, whichever is higher. If neither, player will bowl scratch (220 average).

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division. Match play and award presentations will follow each squad time.

DIRECT ENTRY: Multiple entries permitted. Bowlers may enter only one event per squad time. Squad times will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. If a bowler’s requested squad time has been filled, they will be notified. Bowlers automatically qualify for All Events division if entered in all three events (singles, doubles, team).


View the Complete Event Details for a full list
of divisions and events.

Adult Doubles: Any combination
Adult/Youth Doubles: Any combination
Youth Doubles: Any combination
Senior Doubles: Any combination
Singles: Male, Female, Senior (55 & Over) Men and Women 
Scratch Events: Men/Women/Youth Singles
All Events: First three games bowled with handicap in all three events (singles, doubles, team) Doing 2 separate divisions, Adult & Youth
Team Event: Four members, any combination – male, female, seniors, youth

U12 – Born between 8/1/05 and 7/31/09
U15 – Born between 8/1/02 and 7/31/05
U18 – Born between 8/1/99 and 7/31/02

HANDICAP DIVISIONS: 100% of 220. All youth U-divisions are scratch and aged based in accordance with USBC Rule 400. Only USBC verifiable averages will be accepted.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

$35 per participant until July 6
Additional events - $11

MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOTE: If registering for a team/doubles event, the participant must still select “Myself” or “Another Participant” (NOT “Team”) on the first step of the registration process. The participant will be asked to list team members’ names. Entering their names DOES NOT register them for the event. All team members must register themselves, or the participant can register all of the team members by selecting “Another Participant” on the first step of the registration process.

Competition in the 2018 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Bowling Director John Losito or Assistant Sport Director R.J. Neal at (402) 475-3469 or

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or