Roberts and Clark Claim Maxim Billiards Tour Wins At Randolph’s Billiards
Randolph’s Billiards in Hickory, N.C. hosted The Maxim Billiards Amateur Tour’s $1000 Added 9-Ball event and the $500 Guaranteed Prize Fund 8-Ball event which featured the low economy buster entry fees and took place on the weekend of April 2nd & 3rd, 2011. The weekend drew in 71 entries and paid out $3355 in prize fund monies.
The Maxim Billiards Amateur Tour’s $1000 Added 9-Ball event kicked off on Saturday with a field of 45 players. Josh Roberts would take home the first place prize monies after making his way thru the top half of the brackets undefeated until set one of the finals. Roberts began his bid for the win by drawing a bye in round one and proceeded to send the following to the one loss side of the bracket: Jeff Abernathy 9-7; Ronny Park 9-7; BJ Ussery 9-6; Randy Canipe 9-3; Josh Newman 9-4. After sending Newman to the semi finals where he would face Brian Capps. Newman would defeat Capps 9-6 and comeback to face off against Roberts in the finals. Roberts lost set one 9-7 but made a comeback in set two 9-7 to claim first place.
1st Josh Roberts $1050
2nd Josh Newman $650
3rd Brian Capps $375
4th Jared McGee $230
5/6th Randy Canipe
Mackie Lowery $100
7/8th Adam Stanton
Clint Clark $50
The Maxim Billiards Amateur Tour’s $500 Guaranteed Prize Fund event kicked off on Sunday hosting 26 entries. Clint Clark took home the first place prize monies by by making his way thru the bottom of the bracket undefeated to the finals sending the following to the one loss side: Larry Garnes 5-0; Mackie Lowery 5-2; Skip Coffey 5-1; Allen Gambill 5-3; Daniel Gambill 5-2; once in the hot seat Clark faced off against Jeff Abernathy losing set one 5-3 but was able to make a comeback in set two 3-1 to take home the 1st place win.
1st Clint Clark $370
2nd Jeff Abernathy $185
3rd Daniel Gambill $115
4th Skip Coffey $70
The Maxim Billiards Tour’s Staff would like to thank Randy and Becky Canipe the owners of Randolph’s Billiards in Hickory, N.C. and their staff for hosting this event.
We will be at The Green Room in Jackson, MS the weekend of April 9-10, 2011. If you are in the area make sure you come by and take advantage of our low economy buster entry fees for your chance at taking home some prize money.