Henson and Sanders Claim Lone Star Billiards Event
Lone Star Billiards Tour / Austin, TX

by InsidePOOL Staff

David Henson went undefeated through the Lone Star Billiards Tour’s November 6-7 event, defeating Brian Sanders in the final. The $1,350-added event was hosted by Skinny Bob’s Billiards in Austin, TX, and drew 52 entries.

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The $1,350-added event was hosted by Skinny Bob’s Billiards in Austin, TX, and drew 52 entries.

Saturday’s main event produced few upsets and pitted Henson against Casey Crews and James Davis Sr. versus Jason Hunt on the winners’ side for Sunday. On the one-loss side Doug Young faced off with John Neumann and Sanders met Drew McCoy. From the winners’ side emerged Henson versus Davis, while Hunt matched up with Sanders on the one-loss side. Henson claimed the hot seat 9-6, while Hunt fell prey to Sanders 7-4. Sanders ousted Davis 7-5 for a shot at Henson. Both men played a speedy final where Henson jumped to a 3-1 lead, then 5-2 over Sanders. The final score favored an undefeated Henson 9-7.

The ladies’ event drew 17 players, including Jennifer Kraber, Nicole McDaniel, Kim Sanders, and Loretta Lindgren, who all made it to the final four winners’ side. Kraber defeated McDaniel and Sanders bested Lindgren for a Kraber versus Sanders hot seat match. On the west side it was Julia Rapp over Jasmine Bartz 5-4, while Sanders sent Kraber west 7-4. Kraber advanced to meet Sanders in the final. It was 6-3 Sanders when Kraber came alive and made it hill-hill. In the final game Kraber missed a crucial 7 ball that ultimately cost her the set 7-6.

Open Results:
1st David Henson $680
2nd Brian Sanders $480
3rd James Davis Sr. $290
4th Jason Hunt $190
5th Doug Young $100
Casey Crews
7th David Neumann $45
Drew McCoy

Ladies’ Results:
1st Kim Sanders $260
2nd Jennifer Kraber $180
3rd Julia Rapp $110
4th Jasmine Bartz $55

One-Pocket Results:
1st James Davis Sr. $260