Thwaites Thwarts Blitch for Great Southern Billiards Win

Mark Thwaites turned aside a late onslaught from Darrin Blitch in the finals of the Great Southern Billiard Tour’s August 25-26 installment, winning the last set of the double-elimination final match to take the title. The $1,500-added tournament drew 60 players to The Coliseum in Greenville, SC, for the amateur-only 9-ball event. Shannon Daulton, Mark Thwaites, Darrin Blitch, and Brad Black, owner of The Coliseum.