Monthly Archives of : September, 2008

Souquet Promises to Win Billiard Triple Crown


Souquet Promises to Win Billiard Triple Crown
World 10-Ball Championship / Manila, Philippines
by InsidePOOL Staff
Ralf “The Surgeon” Souquet, past winner of both the world 9-ball and world 8-ball championship titles, vowed to add the world 10-ball crown to his resume to become the first triple crown billiard champion. He had an easy 9-1 victory over Patrick […]

Richeson and Walsma Score Top Honors in Michigan


Richeson and Walsma Score Top Honors in Michigan
Michigan Players Tour / Holland, MI
by InsidePOOL Staff
The Michigan Players Tour swept through Holland, MI, the weekend of September 27-28, holding both a mini tournament and a main event. Chalky’s Q Stick Café played host to both events, with Richie Richeson winning the mini and Arlo Walsma taking […]

Tascarella Wins First Predator Amateur Billiard Event


Tascarella Wins First Predator Amateur Billiard Event
Predator 9-Ball Tour / West Hempstead, NY
by InsidePOOL Staff
The Predator 9-Ball Tour held its first A-B-C-D tournament the weekend of September 27-28 at Raxx Pool Room Bar and Grill in West Hempstead, NY.  Forty-seven of the region’s top amateur players came out to vie for their piece of the […]

Saez Goes Undefeated at Joss Billiards Stop


Saez Goes Undefeated at Joss Billiards Stop
Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour / Waterville, ME
by Skip Maloney, Inside POOL Magazine
Robb Saez withstood a double challenge from Marc Vidal and took home the first-place prize on the Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour stop September 27-28. The $2,000-added event drew 28 entrants to TJ’s Classic Billiards in Waterville, ME.
Among the […]

World 10-Ball Championship Commences


World 10-Ball Championship Commences
World 10-Ball Championship / Manila, Philippines
by InsidePOOL Staff
The World 10-Ball Championship kicked off in Manila, Philippines, September 29, with a total of 128 of the finest players from all over the world vying for the first-ever world title in the 10-ball format as sanctioned by the World Pool-Billiard Association.
The international event is […]

ACS Midwest 8-Ball Championships Announced


The ACS Midwest 8-Ball Championships returns for a third year in Hubertus, Wisconsin (near Milwaukee), at the Richfield Chalet, November 14-16! The event will feature singles and 3-person team divisions for ACS and CCS-sanctioned league players with four weeks of play since June 1, 2008.
Any pool league can sanction or dual-sanction with the ACS simply […]

American Pool Deluxe Racks up on Wii™


American Pool Deluxe Racks up on Wii™
The Ultimate Pool & Billiard Simulation Coming This Fall
“The most realistic pool game on the market to date!”
Eric “The Preacher” Yow, WPA Massé World Champion
“The only game that can actually make you a better pool player on the real felt!” 
Jennifer Barretta, Women’s Professional Billiards Association
Austin, TX – September 9, […]

Lanuto Logs Tri-State Billiards Win


Lanuto Logs Tri-State Billiards Win
Tri-State Tour / Edison, NJ
by Skip Maloney
Sal Lanuto went undefeated to take first place in the Tri-State Tour stop September 27. The $500-added, B,D-handicapped event drew 30 entrants to Sandcastle Billiards in Edison, NJ.
Positioned among the winners’ side final four, Lanuto first sent Gary Murgia to the one-loss side with a […]

Ranola Wins Arizona Women’s Billiard Tour Event


Ranola Wins Arizona Women’s Billiard Tour Event
Arizona Women’s Billiard Tour / Tempe, AZ
by Skip Maloney
Iris Ranola fought off a strong challenge by Susan Mello from the one-loss side and captured her second straight win on the Arizona Women’s Billiards Tour the weekend of September 27-28. Ranola, who’d won the stop in Tucson late in August, […]

Powers Holds off Laney to win at Diamond Billiards Club


Powers Holds off Laney to win at Diamond Billiards Club
The Great Southern Billiard Tour / Chattanooga, TN
by Skip Maloney
Rick Powers withstood a strong challenge from the one-loss side by Mike Laney to take first place in the Great Southern Billiard Tour’s amateur stop the weekend of September 27-28. The $2,000-added event drew 52 amateur pool […]