The Bowling Combine for College Prospects is open to domestic and international students who have collegiate eligibility remaining and have completed at least their freshman year in high school.

Space is limited and the deadline to apply is May 31. The cost for those selected to attend is $200.

Player benefits
  • Learn strengths and weaknesses on the lanes and off
  • Test athleticism in the ITRC fitness center
  • One-on-one contact with collegiate coaches
  • Detailed report of personal data collected during the Bowling Combine
  • Bowling Combine t-shirt supplied for bowling attire during the Bowling Combine
  • Hall of Fame tour

Player evaluation
The Bowling Combine is not a coaching clinic; it is an evaluation of a bowler's skills and abilities to help the bowler understand their strengths and weaknesses. The evaluation process examines:

Sport-specific skills  

  • Physical game
  • Release ratio
  • Release RPM
  • Release rotation
  • Release tilt
  • Release versatility
  • Shot repeatability analysis
  • Launch angle management
  • Breakpoint management
  • Speed control and range
  • Spare proficiency

Overall athleticism

  • Functional movement screen
  • Vertical jump
  • Broad jump
  • Grip strength
  • Balance test
  • Endurance

The IT Factor

  • Bowling IQ
  • Personality profile
  • Common problem-solving skills