Noe and Brothers Split Mezz Billiards Event
Mezz Pro-Am Tour / Boothwyn, PA
by Jose Burgos
Dominic Noe earned top honors at the March 28 installment of the Mezz Pro-Am Tour. A field of 41 players, including Josh Brothers, Joey Testa, Eddie Abraham, and Matt Krah, came out to Rileys Concord Billiards in Boothwyn, PA, to vie for the $1,000-added prize purse.
Noe cut a swath through the top half of the bracket, defeating Bruce Nagle 7-4, William McWilliams 7-4, Testa 7-4, and Brandon Slualis 7-6. Leading the bottom half of the bracket was Bob Burt with wins over Shawn Mankovich 7-1, Abdellatif Chamseddine 7-5, Todd March 7-3 and Marty Ciccia 7-5.
Noe and Burt collided in the hot seat match, and Noe recovered from a 4-1 deficit to win the match 7-4, sending Burt to the one-loss side. Brothers, having suffered an early loss to Slualis 7-5, went on a tear, defeating Adam Kielar 7-3, Testa 7-5, Ciccia 7-6, Slualis 7-2, and Burt 7-0 to reach the finals. Brothers and Noe decided to be co-champions of the event.Results:
1st Dominic Noe $900
1st Josh Brothers $900
3rd Bob Burt $300
4th Brandon Slualis $200
5th Marty Ciccia $120
7th Joey Testa $80
9th Wali Muhammad