Bowman Snaps Off Billiards on Main

The twenty-fourth stop of the 2006/2007 McDermott All American Tour, produced by the American CueSports Alliance (ACS), was hosted by owner Mark Hammerl at Billiards on Main, in Galesburg, Illinois, on March 3, and featured a $500 added purse with 31 players. The event included a double-elimination 9-ball format on Valley bar boxes, and Fred Fechter of Peoria, IL, ran undefeated to the finals. In the hot-seat match, Fechter – rated a “4” on a regional handicap system used – outmaneuvered Rich Bideaux of Moline, IL, rated a “5”, 4-0.