More than 1,500 athletes from around the state take part in several bowling tournaments offered during the months of January and February.
Due to the popularity of the sport, several tournaments are held at Bowlerama in New Castle, Brunswick Doverama in Dover, Milford Bowl in Milford, and Millsboro Lanes in Millsboro. The Area tournaments are held in January and the state tournament in February.
Sponsors include: Delmarva Power, Discover, Edgewell, M and T Bank, and WSFS.
Area Tournaments: Saturday, January 20, 2018.
- Wilmington Wizards: 12:45 - 4:00 p.m. at New Castle Bowlerama (Route 9, New Castle)
- Newark Dragons: 12:45 - 4:00 p.m. at AMF Price Lanes (Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington)
- MOT Tigers: 8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Brunswick Doverama (Rodney Village, Dover)
- Kent Wild Kats: 8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Brunswick Doverama (Rodney Village, Dover)
- Sussex Riptide: 8:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Millsboro Lanes (Mitchell St., Millsboro)
State Tournament: Saturday, February 17, 2018. Times to be announced.
- Brunswick Doverama
Levels of Competition
*The option to use a ramp or bumpers (but not both together) is offered in all events where appropriate.
Visit our bowling sports page for more information.
- 2017 State Tournament photo gallery
- It is SODE's highest-participation sport.
- In 2017, more than 1,500 athletes participated in bowling statewide.
- Concessions will be available at all bowling houses.
- Families will be asked to remain out of the bowling area during competition to allow athletes ample room to bowl and sit in between frames. We appreciate you respecting this request.
- Directions to Bowlerama, New Castle
- Directions to Brunswick Doverama, Dover
- Directions to Milford Bowl, Milford
- Directions to Millsboro Lanes, Millsboro