Updated: Feb 19
As you probably all have seen, we are now Gloria Jean's Iwan Simonis Ride The 9 Tour! We would like to thank Simonis for giving us the prestigious honor of title sponsorship. We would also like to thank all of our sponsors who help make our tour the success that it is: McDermott Cues, Aramith Premium Billiards Balls, Narragansett Beer, MzTam Creative Pool Solutions, PoolDawg, and our newest sponsor, the USAPL, and our newest supporter, Purium Health Products.
With a seasonally proper day, 41 people attended our Season Opener at Bo's Bar & Billiards in Warwick, RI. Thank you to Josh Soulliere and Bo's for hosting us, and for great service and staff, and for all those who attended, and a very special thank you to Zen Williams who was extremely helpful with equipment and overall tournament setup!
Matt Treglia - 1st - After being sent to the one loss side early in the day, Matt showed a ferocity unrivaled by winning 7 matches in a row to make it to the Final Match, where he added to his win streak, Double Dipping, to take home the crown.
Jim Prather - 2nd - Jim powered his way through 5 matches to get to the Hot Seat Match, where held on to the Hot Seat, ultimately ending with Runner Up.
Quoc Dinh - 3rd - Quoc had no easy day, as he fought through 5 tough opponents before facing Jim in the Hot Seat Match, where he was sent to the one loss side and a 3rd place final finish.
1st - $300 + $100 added = $400
2nd - $210 + $50 added = $260
3rd - $150
4th - $100
5th/6th - $80 / $80
7th/8th - $50 / $50
1st - $500
2nd - $250
3rd - $150
4th - $70
See you at our next tournament for a 7/5 straight race at Snookers Sports Billiards Bar & Grill in Providence, RI on October 14, 2018