Morris and Andoni Split Tri-State Event
Tri-State Tour / Brooklyn, NY

by InsidePOOL Staff

Vincent Morris and Borana Andoni opted to split top prize at the August 18 stop on the Tri-State Tour, with Morris claiming first place. The 9-ball tournament was hosted by Gotham City Billiards in Brooklyn, NY.

borana tristate Morris and Andoni Split Tri State Event

Left most 2nd Place – Borana Andoni, 1st Place – Vincent Morris, right most 3rd place – Mike Harrington and in the back ground, owner operator of Gotham City Billiards Kevin Buckley.

Andoni and Morris faced each other in the hot seat match after notching wins over Koka Davladze 7-4 and Mike Harrington 6-3, respectively. To remain undefeated, Morris then bested Andoni 7-3, sending her to the one-loss side of the chart.

Harrington stayed alive for another round on the west side, eliminating Mel McMullen 7-3 in fifth place. Davladze and Gary O’Callaghan fought a hill-hill battle, with Davladze eking out a 7-6 win. Harrington continued to dominate in the next round as he relegated Davladze to fourth place 8-5.

Andoni had to face Harrington in the semifinal match, and she turned him away with a 7-6 triumph. In the finals, she and Morris split, with Morris taking the title.

1st Vincent Morris $730
Borana Andoni
3rd Mike Harrington $350
4th Koka Davladze $230
5th Mel McMullen $140
Gary O’Callaghan
7th Ron Gabia $100
Keith Diaz
9th Daniel Dagotdot $80
Ed Culhane
Luis Jimenez
Kyle Bubet

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