Tri-State Billiards Victory for Muller
Tri-State Tour / Edison, NJ
Justin Muller and 23 others braved the Northeast’s storm February 27 to come out for the Tri-State Tour’s event, won by Muller. The $750-added 9-ball tournament was hosted by Edison Billiards in Edison, NJ.
Muller made it to the final four on the undefeated side but then fell to Roy Allan 7-3 and went west. Allan moved on to the hot seat match against Carl Sallo, who had just bested Robert Perkins 7-2. The following hot seat match was a close one, but Allan pulled off the win 7-5.
From the one-loss side, Muller faced down Gary Murgia 7-4, while Perkins eliminated Antonio Navarro 7-5. Going on to the quarterfinals, Muller sent Perkins home in fourth place with a 7-4 victory and went on to the semifinal match. There he met Sallo, and in this lopsided match, Muller advanced to the finals 7-1. Muller was more than ready for his rematch with Allan and bested his opponent with a 9-5 victory.Results:
1st Justin Muller $500
2nd Roy Allan $250
3rd Carl Sallo $150
4th Robert Perkins $100
5th Gary Murgia $60