Monthly Archives of : May, 2014

Pierce Wins on Gulf Coast Tour


Pierce Wins on Gulf Coast Tour Austin’s own Kim Pierce, aka “Texas Heat”, crushed the competition at the May, Gulf Coast Tour 9-ball event held at Bogies Billiards and Sports Bar in Houston, Texas. Pierce faced some of the toughest regional competitors Texas has to offer, surging to a final victory over hot seat winner, […]

Free Live Stream of our Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour event


There will be a Free Live Stream of our Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour event at Snookers May 31 & June 1. The link can be found at www.snookersri.com under Billiards on the menu bar.

Falcon Cues & Presidential Billiards sign on as Official Shirt Sponsors for 2014 BEF Junior Nationals


May 23, 2014 (Englewood, CO): ​ The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is proud to announce Falcon Cues and Presidential Billiards as the official shirt sponsors at this year’s BEF Junior National 9-Ball Championships. The top billiard student-athletes from across the nation will arrive in Louisville, Kentucky June 24-27 for their chance at becoming the national […]

OB Cues, Tiger Products, & Seyberts as Partner Sponsors of 2014 BEF Junior Nationals


May 23, 2014 (Englewood, CO): ​With this year’s BEF Junior National 9-Ball Championships fast approaching, OB Cues, Tiger Billiard Products, and Seyberts have all joined the family of BEF supporters to help make the event possible. Be sure to stop by their booths at the upcoming BCA Summit June 24-27 in Louisville, Kentucky where this […]

Bradford and Christian Win First World 14.1 Qualifiers


story & photo by Michael Bradford Boynton Beach, Florida- Slate Billiards in Boynton Beach, FL played host to the first World Straight Pool qualifier of the year this weekend. Players participating in the event, included World Straight Pool Tournament Sponsor, Dr. Michael Fedak and special guest appearance Charlie Williams who was on hand to watch […]

Diamond, Simonis and Aramith Named Equipment Sponsors at 2014 BEF Junior Nationals


May 23, 2014 (Englewood, CO): What’s a national pool tournament without the best equipment? The Billiard Education Foundation’s Junior National 9-Ball Championships, being held in conjunction with this year’s BCA Summit in Louisville, KY, will benefit from three long-time supporters of junior billiards: Diamond (tables), Simonis (cloth) and Aramith (balls). Diamond Billiard Products, conveniently located […]

21th Annual Junior Artistic Pool Championships at Junior Nationals in Louisville, Kentucky


May 22, 2014 (Englewood, CO): The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) proudly announces the 21st Annual Junior Artistic Pool Championships presented by Tom “Dr. Cue” and Marty “Ms. Cue” Rossman. This year’s championships will be run by Mark “Dr. Popper” Dimick who also supported the event last year. This year’s event will be held in conjunction […]

Team USA is coming to San Diego!


America’s finest pocket billiards stars on a mission The best pool players in the United States are visiting San Diego from May 22nd to 26th as part of the national squad’s preparations for an assault on the Europe v USA Mosconi Cup this December. The eight man troop of the nation’s finest shooters have been […]

Nat. Singles Championships Images


8-Ball Classic Champions Blue Tier Dannielle Richardson of Stuart, Fla. http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/1st-blue-DannielleRichardson.jpg Yellow Tier Tim Dittmar of Alvin, Ill. http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/1st-yellow-TimDittmar.jpg http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/TimDittmar-action.jpg Red Tier Judy Johnston of San Antonio, Texas http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/1st-red-JudyJohnston.jpg http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/JudyJohnston-action.jpg Orange Tier Barry O’ Sullivan of Garwood, N.J. http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/1st-orange-BarryOSullivan.jpg http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/BarryOSullivan-action.jpg Purple Tier Christopher Miller of Lafayette, La. http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/1st-purple-ChristopherMiller.jpg http://www.poolplayers.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/ChristopherMiller-action.jpg 9-Ball Shootout Champions Green Tier Mackenzie […]

GoPlayPool Announces New Features on Mobile App


Today, GoPlayPool announced that they have launched new sections in their free mobile application. The new sections will include an improved directory of pool halls in the United States. The directory has been upgraded with new features like a more user-friendly search capability, more organized maps and more. Now, users can click on the “Nearby […]