Bowlers and parents, welcome to the Junior Collegiate Tour (JCT)!!!
If you are interested in having fun, meeting new people, and bowling competitively while gaining maximum exposure to colleges and universities for the purpose of obtaining a bowling scholarship, you have come to the right place. The Junior Collegiate Tour was designed to showcase your skills bowling on college sport patterns and demonstrate your ability to win competing in head to head match-ups. The JCT uses a ranking system (Warr Ranks) that analyzes your statistics (youth league AVG., Tour AVG., Tour strike%, Tour spare%, Tour clean games and AVG. tour placement) and compares how you match-up to the other bowlers in your division across the state; effectively creating your state ranking. A bowler must compete in at least three (3) tournaments to qualify for a ranking. College scouts and coaches nationwide will utilize the rankings as a indicator to determine whether to recruit you; therefore, bring your best!
In order to compete in the JCT you must:
- Click the register button below to register. There is an annual registration fee of $50.00 that must be paid at the time of registration. After completing registration you will be issues a temporary registration card with your JCT number. This number will be used when registering for tournaments. You will receive your actual card at your first tournament.
- Click on the “Profile” tab and create a profile. Ensure to complete all the fields at the top of the profile including parents name, parents email and a link to your practice video. Your ranking links to your profile and is what colleges and universities will use to scout you. Whenever your profile is accessed an email will be sent to your parent indicating so. If a coach is interested in making contact with you, they will contact your parent via the email provided in your profile.
- To register for a tournament, you must register and pay the registration fee to your youth league administrator.
- Participation in tournaments costs $60.00. We solicit all colleges and universities from the NCAA, NAIA, and the NCCJA that offer bowling scholarships to utilize our ranking system to find potential scholarship recipients. It is our goal to provide maximum, nationwide exposure for our participants, so do your best and from the staff of the JCT we wish you good luck and good bowling!