Monthly Archives of : August, 2007

Robles Scores Double-Hill Billiard Victory


Robles Scores Double-Hill Billiard Victory Blaze 9-Ball Tour / Levittown, NY by Jose Burgos The Blaze 9-Ball Tour stopped at Leisure Time Billiards August 26, 2007, where a field of 37 players came out to play. Topping players like Beau Baur, Oscar Bonilla, Mark Vidal, Bristol Bob Begey, and Mike Miller was Tony “The Silent […]

Clarion Hotel and Conference Center Co-Sponsors Qlympics


Clarion Hotel and Conference Center Co-Sponsors Qlympics Now under new ownership and management, the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center has committed to co-sponsor the first annual Qlympics, a colossal billiards event, November 1-18, 2007 in Louisville, Kentucky. “We are proud to host and co-sponsor the first annual Qlympics event and anticipate future years of participation,” […]

Stroud Elected to Academy of American Cue Art President


Stroud Elected to Academy of American Cue Art President The Academy of American Cue Art (AACA), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of billiard cues as a legitimate art form, has selected well-known cue maker Bill Stroud as its new president. The Academy has also appointed new board members Dick Abbott, Tony Martino, and […]

Park and Shea Win on Tiger Pool Tour


Park and Shea Win on Tiger Pool Tour Tiger Pool Tour / Sterling, VA by Ceci Strain The Tiger Pool Tour returned after a short summer break to First Break Café in Sterling, VA, August 25-26. The open division started off strong with a full 64-player field, but at the end of the weekend, Shin […]

Trick Shot Magic and International Speed Pool Challenge


Trick Shot Magic and International Speed Pool Challenge New York New York Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV The premier special events in professional billiards will be hosted by ESPN Zone in Las Vegas on October 3-4. The Semifinal matches and the Championship match of both events will be telecast by ESPN beginning in November. […]

Stevens Steals Daytona Open


Stevens Steals Daytona Open J. Pechauer Southeast Open 9-Ball Tour / Daytona Beach, FL by InsidePOOL Staff Josh Stevens stopped in at the J. Pechauer Custom Cue Southeast Open 9-Ball Tour’s August 26 event, where he took first place. This tournament was hosted by Uncle Waldo’s Billiards in Daytona Beach, FL. Tour director Tommy Kennedy […]

Lanuto is Tops on Tri-State Tour


Lanuto is Tops on Tri-State Tour Tri-State Tour / Edison, NJ by Rick Davis The Tri-State Tour had their latest offering at Edison Billiards 153 in Edison, NJ, where Sal Lanuo chopped a path through the chart to claim the title. Taking place August 25, a 25-player field threw their hat into the ring, although […]

Canadian 9-Ball Tour Confirms Dates


Canadian 9-Ball Tour Confirms Dates The Canadian 9-Ball Tour, sponsored by Cineplex Entertainment and Chapters-Indigo Bookstores, has now confirmed the dates and venues for each stop on the tour. The complete schedule is below and may also be seen at the official Tour website: Canadian9balltour.com. New for this year are several improvements to the tour. […]

Davis Lights Up Atlantic City Billiards Club


Davis Lights Up Atlantic City Billiards ClubBlaze 9-Ball Tour / Egg Harbor, NJ by Jose Burgos After earning a hard-won ninth-place finish at the Turning Stone Classic IX, Mike Davis traveled to Atlantic City Billiards Club to take first place on the Blaze 9-Ball Tour. This August 19 event was held in Egg Harbor, NJ, […]

All Lampert at Hunter Classics Amateur Women


All Lampert at Hunter Classics Amateur Women’s Tour Hunter Classics Amateur Women’s Tour / Corpus Christi, TX by InsidePOOL Staff Tropical Storm Erin moved away from the Texas coastline just in time for the Hunter Classics Amateur Women’s Tour to descend at Paradise Billiards in Corpus Christi, TX, August 18-19. The weather was beautiful, the […]