Geronimo Grabs Mezz Billiards Title
Mezz Women’s Tour / New York City, NY
by Jose Burgos
Supadra Geronimo wreaked revenge on Gail Glazebrook to snatch victory from her in the finals of the July 23 installment of the Mezz Women’s Tour. The event was held at Amsterdam Billiards and Bar in New York City, NY, where a small but strong field came out to play.
Glazebrook whizzed through the top half of the bracket, notching wins over Caroline Pao 7-4, Jennifer Epstein 7-3, and Allie Shaffer 7-5. Leading the bottom half of the bracket was Geronimo with wins over Debra Pritchett 7-3 and Emily Duddy 7-1. The following hot seat match was a close one, with Glazebrook taking control late on her way to a 7-5 victory and sending Geronimo to the one-loss side.
Awaiting Geronimo was Yomaylin Feliz. Their semifinal match went hill-hill, with Geronimo finally eking out the 7-6 win. In the double-elimination final match, Geronimo was faced with the task of besting Glazebrook twice for the win. The first set went double-hill, with Geronimo leveling the playing field. She took the lead at the start of the second set and charged on to a 6-4 victory.
1st Supadra Geronimo $400
2nd Gail Glazebrook $200
3rd Yomaylin Feliz $100