Putnam Claims 55th Billiards Win

Ozone-Olhausen Billiards Classic Tour / Atlanta, GA

by InsidePOOL Staff

Shawn Putnam won his fifty-fifth stop on the Ozone-Olhausen Billiards Classic Tour during their September 30-October 3 event, with Paul Song, Adam Towery, David Eytcheson, and Jason Stemen also taking titles. The $5,000-guaranteed event was hosted by Mr. Cues II in Atlanta, GA, and hosted 208 entrants during the four days of pool.

The one-pocket event kicked off with 36 players competing in a race-to-3, single-elimination format. Song took the win after defeating Craig Riley 3-1, David Shadden 3-0, Brian White 3-2, Horace Godwin 3-2, and Paul Turner 3-1 in the finals.

Putnam won his fifty-fifth stop on the Ozone-Olhausen Billiards Classic Tour during their September 30-October 3 event, with Paul Song, Adam Towery, David Eytcheson, and Jason Stemen also taking titles.

Putnam won his fifty-fifth stop on the Ozone-Olhausen Billiards Classic Tour during their September 30-October 3 event, with Paul Song, Adam Towery, David Eytcheson, and Jason Stemen also taking titles.

The 10-ball division, offering a single-elimination, race-to-4 format, kicked off with 64 players. This event also boasted a $10 economy-buster entry fee. Towery claimed the first-place prize in this event. He began his bid for the win in the top half of the bracket and defeated Bo Bellew 4-1, Fred Ruttinger 4-0, Daniel Turpin 4-1, Jason Stemen 4-3, Frank Quattlebaum 4-2, and Horace Godwin 4-3 in the finals.

The 9-ball division offered a format of double elimination and a race to 9 on both sides of the chart, as well as an economy buster entry fee of $20 and a full chart of 64 entrants. Shawn “Big Bubba” Putnam claimed his fifty-fifth tour win, beginning his race to first in the bottom of the chart. He made his way across the bracket in the winners’ side, taking the win in the first set of the double-elimination finals. Putnam defeated Dana Aft 9-2, Frank Carcioppola 9-3, Jamie Lowery 9-4, Paul Song 9-7, Jeff Crawford 9-7, and John Maikke 9-6 in the match for the hot seat. Maikke came back from the semifinals only to be defeated by Putnam 9-5 in the finals.

One-Pocket Results:
1st Paul Song $675
2nd Paul Turner $225
3rd Bobby Brown
4th Horace Godwin $115

10-Ball Results:
1st Adam Towery $750
2nd Horace Godwin $300
3rd Dana Aft $115
4th Frank Quattlebaum $115

9-Ball Results:
1st Shawn Putnam $1,350
2nd John Maikke $800
3rd Jeff Crawford $520
4th Paul Song $310
5th Amy Chen $150
Bobby Brown
7th Andy Stewart $80
Horace Godwin
9th Mike Clay $50
Steve Cox
Raul Aviles
Brian White

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