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Jiang & Fracasso-Verner Crowned Massachusetts Junior State 9-Ball Champs

March 15, 2016 (Denver, CO): What a fantastic event today at the Billiards Cafe in Ayer, Massachusetts where we held the 2016 Massachusetts State Junior 9-Ball Championships. 23 junior players from Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Jersey competed for the coveted Official State Titles. Everyone played their hearts out, exhibited terrific sportsmanship, supported each other and, […]

Dragon Promotions Partners with Disney World: March 19-20th ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Orlando, Florida- Big announcement! On March 19-20, 2016 The ‪Florida Tennis Tour‬ is extremely excited to announce its partnership between Tennis Resorts at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, a Walt Disney World Resort, and the FTT parent company Dragon Promotions. Disney will host some of the FTT’s top ‪#marquee‬ Florida Tennis Tour events, including […]

10 Great Reasons Why YOU Should Become a BEF Junior Member!

  March 4, 2016 (Denver, CO): The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is thrilled to announce this year’s BEF Junior Membership package. Not only will BEF Junior Members receive the opportunity to compete in Junior State Championships and National Qualifiers around the country, along with Junior Nationals, but many of our industry leaders have joined on […]

2nd Annual Colorado Junior State 9-Ball Champions Crowned

March 8, 2016 (Denver, CO): 21 junior players representing 3 states arrived at Mile High Billiards in Arvada for the 2nd Annual Colorado Junior State 9-Ball Championships held. The fields divided evenly into three divisions: 18 & Under Boys, 14 & Under Boys and 14 & under Girls. It was a fun day for all! […]

2nd Annual New York Junior State 9-Ball Champions Crowned

March 7, 2016 (Denver, CO): The 2nd Annual New York Junior State 9-Ball championships were held March 5 at Bison Billiards in Williamsville. Huge kudos to owner Mike Shriver for his passion to making this event possible! 1st place overall and 18u Chris Stawarski 2nd place overall Nicolas Ridley 3rd place overall and 14u Jay […]

Andy Cloth 9th Wyoming Open April 1-3

The most anticipated and most elite billiards event in the Rocky Mountain states in it’s 9th straight year, the 2016 Wyoming Open Saratoga, Wyoming-  The mega pool stars return to the 9th Andy Cloth Wyoming Open!  8-Ball, 9-Ball, 10-Ball, Saratoga, and the Wyoming State Junior Championships will be the disciplines to master at the 3 day Rocky Mountain pool extravaganza taking place […]

2016 Wisconsin Junior State 9-Ball Champs Crowned

March 3, 2016 (Denver, CO): It was a great day for youth billiards as Jacoby Custom Cues played host to the 2016 Junior 9 Ball State Championship, January 31st in Nekoosa Wisconsin. 36 young players ranging from age of 5 to 18 participated in the festivities. The format was BCA 9 ball for the 10-14 […]

Michigan Junior State 9-Ball Champions Crowned

February 23, 2016 (Denver, CO): On February 20, 2016 we had our first Michigan State BEF Junior 9-Ball Championships at Campus Q Billiards in Benton Harbor, Michigan. We had 30 Juniors show up to compete. These junior players ranged from 7-18 years old. They displayed great sportsmanship, enthusiasm, and dedication to the billiard sport. I’m […]

Stop by the BEF Booth at the Super Billiards Expo!

March 3, 2016 (Denver, CO): The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is excited to again be attending the 24th Annual Super Billiards Expo April 14-17 in Oaks, PA. The youth event will once again be recognized as the PA Junior State 9-Ball Players Championships and the top 25% of the fields will qualify for the BEF Junior […]


The United States Snooker Association (USSA) has announced the hosts for both the 2016 & 2017 United States National Snooker Championships, which have been awarded to 147 Snooker Club in Houston and the New York Athletic Club respectively. With the past two Championships being hosted in New York City, the USSA Board of Directors felt […]