A vacant bowler is a position on the team that does not have a physical player.
Individual match play points when vacant vs vacant and BLS has several options to choose from in the league rules.
- No points are awarded, they are considered un-earned points
- Points go only to the team winning the game
- Points go only to absent player’s team
- Vacant/Absent players may win and lose points as if they were present
This rule needs to be set according to the league bylaws/rules.
Main Menu >Setup > Rules > Vacant Players > Individual Match Points for Vacants
Choose the correct option to determine how the points are to be awarded.
For more on Vacant Players, go to Help > Program Help > Search. Type in Vacants and select Vacant players, or Help > Program Manual and advance to page 93.