USBA Announcements



The USBA four-year election cycle is upon us. All 7 positions on the Board of Directors are open for election. The new board, once elected, will select one of the board members to be the President and Chairman of the Board.

The nomination period begins on May 1, 2022 and runs until and including May 31, 2022.

Board membership requires participation in policy-making decisions, promotional efforts, sponsorship efforts, tournament planning and more. Directors must be USBA members in good standing. If you are interested or would like to nominate a worthy member, please provide the following information in an email to secretary [AT] usba [DOT] net


  • Nominee Name:
  • Nominee Contact Information (phone or email)
  • Your Name (if different):
  • If you are not the Nominee, is the
  • Nominee aware that you have proposed his/her name?


The person making the nomination must identify himself or herself in the email. There are no anonymous nominations.

A person making a nomination must be a member in good standing of the USBA at the time he or she makes the nomination.

A person being nominated must be a member in good standing of the USBA at the time he or she is nominated.

Membership status can be checked on the website in the Members Area. If you cannot log in to the Members Area, most likely your membership is not valid. Any questions about membership should be directed to secretary [AT] usba [DOT] net.

A member may nominate no more than 7 persons. If a member nominates more than 7 persons, only the first 7 listed or made will be counted.

The USBA Secretary will review all nominations immediately after the nomination period to determine whether the nomination was proper and timely. A Nominee must agree to run as a candidate.

After the nomination period, the Board of Directors will establish the rules for the election, which will occur later this year. It is currently anticipated that the election will occur digitally beginning July 1, 2022. All USBA members in good standing on that date are eligible to vote.


How to add or edit Store items by category including descriptions and prices

Start by determining the Category, Item Name, Item Number, Image, Description, Price and Shipping

Create and article adhering to the format of an existing article to ensure uniform look and ease of management in the future

Creating an article for a store item is done in the same fasion as creating any article. Images are stored in the appropriate folder in the image directory

Creating a Paypal Button

Log in to Paypal

Choose Profile - My Selling Tools - Paypal buttons


How to add a new article as Featured to appear on Home Page

Coming soon,

How to add Professor-Q-Ball's bi-monthly newsletter to the Gallery


PQB Newsletters

FIRST: Upload all PDF docs in a file to the PDF directory

The format is YYYYMM-Mnewsletter.pdf where YYYY is year and MM-M is the two month span such as 02-3 or 10-11

NEXT: Create the Category of the Parent by Choosing in Compoents Weblink Category

NOW: Get that Category in to a menu...
In Menu Manager choose MENU ITEM TYPE: List Web Links In A Category
and to the right in Required Settings select the category previously set up

CONTINUING: Now go to Components Category again and produce a bunch of sub-categories... such as the year of PQB Newsletters

FINALLY: Got to Components Weblinks and create a weblink to the directory of the pdf file in step one with a unique name and matched to the sub-category.


How to post a new tournament listing in Upcoming Tournaments

Comint soon.

How to add a new location to the Where To Play menu item under Tournaments

Coming soon.

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