Monthly Archives of : July, 2008

Billiards Promoter Joe Kerr Passes Away


Billiards Promoter Joe Kerr Passes Away Longtime friend, player, and promoter of billiards, Joe “Joker” Kerr passed away Sunday, July 6, 2008, succumbing to myasthenia gravis. Kerr was born March 25, 1945, in Akron, OH, and lived all his life in that area, attending Archbishop Hoban High School and the University of Akron. For 15 […]

DELTA-13 to be Used at Upcoming Junior Billiard Championships


DELTA-13 to be Used at Upcoming Junior Billiard Championships Executive Billiards, the maker of DELTA-13 “The True Triangle,” has donated 27 original prototype racks to the Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) to use in their upcoming 2008 BEF Junior Nationals ACUI Collegiate 9-Ball Championships. This year’s events will be held at the University of Arizona in […]

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Wilkie and Lac Win Billiards Gold in Sterling


Wilkie and Lac Win Billiards Gold in Sterling Tiger Pool Tour / Sterling, VA by Skip Maloney Shaun Wilkie held off a strong surge by Brandon Shuff in the finals but finished undefeated in the Tiger Pool Tour stop the weekend of July 6-7. The Bob Stocks Memorial, hosted by the First Break Café in […]

Junior Billiards Stars Head for Arizona


Junior Billiards Stars Head for Arizona 2008 BEF Junior Nationals ACUI Collegiate 9-Ball Championships Head to the University of Arizona, Tucson The most prestigious junior collegiate pool tournaments in North America, the Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) Junior Nationals and the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Collegiate 9-Ball Championships will be held at the University […]

Miller Conquers Rockaway Billiards Event


Miller Conquers Rockaway Billiards Event Blaze 9-Ball Tour / Rockaway, NJ by Jose Burgos Blaze 9-Ball Tour made its way to Rockaway Billiards in Rockaway, NJ, where a strong field came out to play. This June 29 event saw Mike Miller triumph to take first place. Miller led the top half of the bracket, notching […]

Brandon Shuffles Through the Billiards Field


Brandon Shuffles Through the Billiard Field Fifth Annual Burt Kellerman Memorial Tournament / Englewood, CO by Samm Diep On the hot summer weekend of June 21-22 in Englewood, CO, the Fifth Annual Burt Kellerman Memorial Tournament took place. Burt Kellerman “Mr. Red, White, and Blue” passed away seven years ago, and since then, his friends […]

Plowman Captures Carolina Billiards Qualifier


Plowman Captures Carolina Billiards Qualifier OB Cues Ladies’ 9-Ball Tour / Richardson, TX by InsidePOOL Staff Bonnie Plowman took command of the June 21-22 OB Cues Ladies’ 9-Ball Tour stop, defeating Lisa Marr in the finals to take the title and the Women’s Professional Billiard Association (WPBA) qualifier. The tour’s third stop was hosted by […]

New Aramith Laminated Billiard Tip


New Aramith Laminated Billiard Tip Saluc is proud to announce the introduction of a high-end Aramith laminated pool cue tip. Classical in its conception (9 layers, high-quality pig skin), the Aramith laminated tip is characterized by a special leather treatment made at Saluc’s factory in Belgium. Thanks to its past experience in the leather processing, […]

Three in a Row for Robles


Three in a Row for Robles Predator 9-Ball Tour / Brooklyn, NY by InsidePOOL Staff Fresh off his IPT Challenge victory over Karl Boyes, Tony Robles continued his winning ways as Park Slope Billiards in Brooklyn, NY, played host to stop 11 of the Predator 9-Ball Tour with a field of 42 players. In the […]