Davis Bests Brothers for Mezz Billiards Title
Mezz Pro-Am Tour / Drexel Hill, PA
“Iron Mike” Davis came through the west side of the chart to top a strong field of 38 Northeast players, meeting and defeating Josh Brothers in the finals of the Mezz Pro-Am Tour’s season opener. The tour was hosted by Drexeline Billiards in Drexel Hill, PA, February 26.Randy Schwager took control of the top half of the bracket, notching wins over Mark Horn Jr. 7-3, Davis 7-6, Zion Zvi 7-6, and Eric Perry 7-0. Brothers led the bottom half of the bracket, with wins over A. J. Fitzgerald 7-1, Chris Riley 7-1, Shaun Dobson 7-3, Joe Hong 7-5, and Michael Wong 7-4.
Brothers and Schwager then came together to vie for the hot seat, with Brothers coming away with a 7-4 victory. Schwager, now on the one-loss side, forfeited to Davis, who had just delivered a fourth-place finish to Wong.
In the double-elimination finals, Davis had to best Brothers twice in order to win the event. In the first set it was all Davis, as he easily handled Brothers 5-0. The second set, though, went hill-hill; however, it was Davis standing in the winner’s circle at the end 5-4.
1st Mike Davis $800
2nd Josh Brothers $450
3rd Randy Schwager $300
4th Michael Wong $200
5th Eric Perry $150
7th Shaun Dobson $100