General Information

DATES: July 25-26, 2020

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 2018-2019 book average, or current 2019-2020 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).


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

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.

U12 – Born after 8/1/07
U15 – Born between 8/1/04 and 7/31/07
U18 – Born between 8/1/01 and 7/31/04

Squad Times


Squad Time | Event Name                                                   
11:30 a.m. | Adult Doubles
11:30 a.m. | Youth Doubles

2 p.m. | Adult/Youth Doubles
2 p.m. | Senior Doubles

5 p.m. | U12 Boys Singles*
5 p.m. | U12 Girls Singles*
5 p.m. | U15 Boys Singles*
5 p.m. | U15 Girls Singles*
5 p.m. | U18 Boys Singles*
5 p.m. | U18 Girls Singles*
5 p.m. | Male Singles (170 & Over)
5 p.m. | Male Singles (169 & Under)
5 p.m. | Female Singles (150 & Over)
5 p.m. | Female Singles (149 & Under)


Squad Time | Event Name                                                    
8:30 a.m. | Senior Men Singles (150 & Over)
8:30 a.m. | Senior Men Singles (149 & Under)
8:30 a.m. | Senior Women Singles (140 & Over)
8:30 a.m. | Senior Women Singles (139 & Under)
8:30 a.m. | Adult Men Scratch Singles
8:30 a.m. | Adult Women Scratch Singles

Noon | Four Person Team

3 p.m. | Special Olympics

Registration Fees & Deadlines

$20 per bowler until March 26
$25 per bowler until May 28
$30 per bowler until June 18
$35 per bowler until July 6
Additional events – $11

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2020 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.

Athlete Packets

Choose the Shipping Option and get a Free Arby’s Sandwich!

Save time, avoid hassles and receive your CSG gear more than a week before the Opening Ceremonies by shipping your athlete packet ($10) or team box ($15).  Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass. Athlete packets will begin to ship in late June. The packet shipping option will only be available for those registered by the final entry deadline. If you don’t choose the shipping option, you will need to pick up your athlete packet or team box.

For those who did not select the packet shipping option during registration, athlete packets and team boxes can be picked up at the following locations, dates and times:

Lincoln East High School (enter through the southeast doors), 1000 S. 70th St. (Lincoln – View Map)
Thursday, July 16 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, July 17 | 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, July 18 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 19 | 7 a.m. – Noon

Lincoln Southwest High School, 7001 S 14th St, Lincoln, NE 68512 (View Map)
Saturday, July 25 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 26 | 7 a.m. – Noon

Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass, which includes admission to all venues and SportFest and the Opening Ceremonies.  The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.

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

Event Sponsor

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Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504