2022 PEPSI CHAMPIONSHIPS

Over $1 million dollars awarded in Scholarships since 1998 for this tournament!

$50,000 in Scholarships and
Awards
for 2019! 

Thank you to our District Finals Sponsors…

Harbor Lanes Pro Shop
707-443-4533
(Inside Harbor Lanes)

BowlersMart Rocklin
916-624-8216
(Inside AMF Rocklin Lanes)

Just Bowling Pro Shop
415-509-1017
(Inside Classic Bowl)
 

Custom Fit Pro Shop
559-739-7959
(Inside Bowlero Visalia)

Club 300
661-254-0540
(Inside Santa Clarita Lanes)

Parkin’s Bowling Supply
951-223-0781
(Inside Bowlero Murrieta)

Parkin’s Bowling Supply
909-610-0700
(Inside Oak Tree Lanes)

Kegler’s Korner
714-635-7211
(Inside Linbrook Bowl)

Download Pepsi League Level Handbook (pdf)

Tournament packets will be mailed to bowling centers with active youth programs in September 2021. The same packet can also be downloaded at the bottom of this page by clicking on the site location. Packets include rules, worksheets and District Director information.

ACTIVE YOUTH PROGRAMS IN CALIFORNIA (pdf)
Tournament packets are being mailed to only these centers. If your center is not listed, please contact us and we will get a packet out to you right away – or download the information below. Thanks.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION for 2022

TEN AGE DIVISIONS: All qualifying will be scratch and will be based on the bowler’s birthdate:
U8 Division: Bowlers whose birthdate is 8/1/2013 or later
U10 Division: Bowlers whose birthdate is 8/1/2011 thru 7/31/13
U12 Division: Bowlers whose birthdate is 8/1/2009 thru 7/31/11 U15 Division: Bowlers whose birthdate is 8/1/2006 thru 7/31/09 U18 Division: Bowlers whose birthdate is 8/1/2003 thru 7/31/06

*NEW* ENTER PEPSI DIRECTLY INTO THE DISTRICT FINALS THROUGH CALIFORNIA YOUTH LEAGUES
Competition is open to all 2021-22 USBC Youth members that are currently bowling in a California USBC certified youth league and not under suspension. League substitutes are allowed to participate if it is their only California USBC certified youth league. ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH CALIFORNIA USBC CERTIFIED LEAGUES.  This tournament is a benefit of USBC membership – every youth bowler should be given their chance to participate. (Youth leagues must be USBC certified in order to participate).

DISTRICT FINALS (March):
District #1, 2, 4 & 7 Finals: MARCH 12-13, 2022
District #3, 5, 6 & 8 Finals: MARCH 19-20, 2022
(SEE DISTRICT FINALS LOCATIONS BELOW)

  • All divisions will earn handicap scholarships at the District Finals
  • U8 & U10 Divisions will earn scratch scholarships at the District Finals
  • U8 & U10 Champions (scratch) will earn a FREE entry into the 2022 Youth State Championships in July at Forest Lanes in Lake Forest (4 Champions x 8 Districts = 32 berths). See Youth Championships Page.
  • U12, U15 & U18 first place finishers (scratch) will earn a $50 Scholarship award and will qualify into the Semi-Finals event of the DW CHALLENGE (Aug 6-7, 2022; Bowlero Visalia). No alternates. Semi-Finals entry fees required (48 total).
  • U12, U15 & U18 divisions will qualify to the State Finals (scratch) based on a ratio of 1:5 per division. IT IS THE STATE FINALIST’S RESPONSIBILITY TO CHECK ONLINE TO SEE IF THEY QUALIFIED AND REGISTER ONLINE  APRIL 1–10.  Contact your Youth Director for help.

STATE FINALS (May):
APRIL 30–MAY 1, 2022
HARLEY’S VALLEY BOWL
5255 Cochran St
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 584-2695 – Do not call the center with Pepsi questions please.
Squad times: Sat 8am, Sat 2pm & Sun 8:30am
ONLINE REGISTRATION (APRIL 1–10) IS REQUIRED FOR QUALIFIERS
STATE FINALS INSTRUCTIONS (pdf)

  • $10 entry fee on-site
  • Earn scratch and handicap scholarships (1:10 ratio)
  • Win one of 6 berths into the USBC Junior Gold Championships to be held July 11-23, 2022 in Michigan. California has many national champions: 2017 (Wesley Low, Jr U20 Div, Solomon Salama U15 Div and Jennifer Loredo U15 Div) 2018 (Katelyn Abigania U12 Div) 2019 (Katelyn Abigania & Elias O’Hollaren U12 Div)
  • The six Champions will earn a travel stipend valued up to $500 and a Strike12Creations.com California jersey!
  • CA offers an OPTIONAL HANDICAP SCHOLARSHIP DIVISION – Enter on-site

Qualify into this tournament through PEPSI…
DIDDY WATTS YOUTH STATE SINGLES CHALLENGE (DW CHALLENGE)

2022 California Pepsi Championships District Finals first place finishers (scratch) in the U12, U15 & U18 divisions (48 total) will qualify into the Semi-Finals event of the DW CHALLENGE to be held August 6-7, 2022 (Bowlero Visalia). No alternates and Semi-Finals entry fees are required.

 IMPORTANT PEPSI DATES

PAPERWORK AND FEES DUE
California Pepsi Entry Forms
(pdf)
Pepsi League Level Handbook
(pdf)
February 18, 2022
DISTRICT FINALS #1, 2, 4, 7
#1 – Harbor Lanes, Eureka
#2 – AMF Rocklin, Rocklin
#4 – Bowlero Visalia, Visalia
#7 – Oak Tree Lanes, Diamond Bar
March 12-13, 2022

DISTRICT FINALS #3, 5, 6, 8
#3 – Classic Lanes, Daly City
#5 – Santa Clarita Lanes, Saugus
#6 – Bowlero Murrieta, Murrieta
#8 – Linbrook Bowl, Anaheim

U12, U15 & U18 Divisions only qualify to the State Finals based on District Finals SCRATCH SCORES (Ratio 1:5)

March 19-20, 2022
RSVP WINDOW for STATE FINALISTS
(Online Registration only)
State Finalists Instructions
(pdf)
April 1–10, 2022

STATE FINALS
(U12, U15 & U18 Divisions only)
State Finals Rules (pdf)

HARLEY’S VALLEY BOWL
5255 Cochran St
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 584-2695

HOTELS – No headquarters hotel set
Extended Stay America
2498 Stearns St
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 584-8880
Next door to bowling center

Holiday Inn Express Simi Valley
2550 Erringer Road
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 584-6006

April 30–May 1, 2022
USBC JUNIOR GOLD NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
(U12, U15 & U18 divisions – 6 berths)
July 11-23, 2022
Michigan
YOUTH STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Forest Lanes, Lake Forest
(Team, Doubles, Singles)
(District Finals U8 & U10 Champions (scratch) can win FREE entries through Pepsi – 32 berths total – See rules for more info)
July 16-17, 2022
July 23-24, 2022

DIDDY WATTS YOUTH STATE SINGLES CHALLENGE (DW CHALLENGE)
LOCAL QUALIFYING SITES:
SANTA CLARITA LANES, Saugus (SAT)
KEYSTONE LANES, Norwalk (SUN)

LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER, SEMI-FINALS & FINALS:
BOWLERO VISALIA, Visalia

(District Finals U12, U15 & U18 Champions (scratch) can qualify through Pepsi – 48 total – See rules for more info)

LOCAL QUALIFYING June 25-26, 2022

LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER, SEMI-FINAL & FINALS August 6-7, 2022


Tournament Director: Lynn Matsubara Email: hpekmpr@yahoo.com Phone: 562-449-4527

2022 PEPSI DISTRICT FINALS SITES

Tournament packets are available to download by clicking on the site location. Packets include rules, worksheets and district director contact information. 

DIST

DISTRICT
DIRECTOR

DISTRICT FINALS
DATES

DISTRICT FINALS SITES

1

Brett Kociemba
(530) 345-5574

March 12-13, 2022 HARBOR LANES
Eureka

2

Shelby Sanz
(916) 725-2101

March 12-13, 2022

AMF ROCKLIN LANES
Rocklin

3

Tim Pato
(925) 550-8975

March 19-20, 2022 CLASSIC BOWL
Daly City

4

Lynn Matsubara
(562) 449-4527

March 12-13, 2022 BOWLERO VISALIA
Visalia

5

Anthony Guervara
(661) 645-3806

March 19-20, 2022 SANTA CLARITA LANES
Saugus

6

Lisa Simmons
(909) 730-4835

March 19-20, 2022 BOWLERO MURRIETA
Murrieta

7

Gary Philip
(951) 529-3920

March 12-13, 2022 OAK TREE LANES
Diamond Bar

8

Linda Stewart
(714) 776-0635

March 19-20, 2022 LINBROOK BOWL
Anaheim

     Click here to view the CA District Boundaries.
Download District List of Active CA Centers