Compton Wins Southwest 10 Ball

Chip Compton remained undefeated in the first stop of the Tiger Southwest 10 ball tour. The $1500 added event drew 44 players from all across the region and was held at Jamaica Joe’s in Midwest City, OK on September 11th.
Shane McMinn finished second after getting put in the one loss side by Compton earlier in the event. Joey Gray lost the hot seat match to Compton by a score of 7-4. McMinn defeated Allen Hanson 7-6, Caleb Moore 7-5 and then faced Gray to see who would play in the finals. McMinn seemed to waste very little time defeating Gray 7-4 to advance to the finals to face Compton once again.
McMinn jumped out to an early lead but would still fall short as Compton would defeat McMinn in a double hill match buy a final count of 9-8

Here are the results of the players who got in the money.

1st- Chip Compton OKC $1090
2nd- Shane McMinn Tulsa $880
3rd- Joey Gray OKC $550
4th- Caleb Moore OKC $280
5-6 Allen Hanson Lawton OK $100
Tommy Tokoph Albuquerque NM. $100

Oklahoma State 8-Ball

Tournament results: 8th Annual Oklahoma State 8-Ball Championship
Magoo’s, Tulsa, Ok   August 7-8, 2010

(pictured left to right: Rhonda Pierce, Laura McDermott (owner), Nicole Keeney)

ladies – 12 players
1st    $325    Rhonda Pierce, Tulsa, Ok
2nd    225   Nicole Keeney, Littleton, CO
3rd     125   Brittany Colbert, Tulsa, OK
hot seat:  Rhonda defeats Nicole 5-2, quarter finals:  Brittany Colbert defeats Caroline Ortiz 4-1
semi-finals:  Nicole defeats Brittany  4-1, 1st set of finals:  Rhonda defeats Nicole 5-3

open – 53 players
1st        $1000     Gabe Owen, Tulsa, Ok
2nd           640      Jim Weast, Inola, OK
3rd            420      David Weaver, Tulsa, OK
4th             320      Darryl Smith, Excelsior Springs, MO
5-6             200      Sonny Tiger, Tulsa, Ok
5-6             200       Ruben Castillo, Sand Springs, OK
7-8             150       John Gabriel, Talala, OK
7-8             150       Shawn Morris, Oklahoma City, OK
9-12           100       Shane McMinn, Tulsa, OK

Gabe Owen, Laura McDermott (owner), Jim Weast

9-12           100       Jim McDermott, Tulsa, OK
9-12           100        Martin James, Flippin, AR
9-12            100       Joey Gray, Oklahoma City, OK
hot seat:   Gabe defeats Jim 7-2, quarter finals:  David defeats Darryl Smith   5-4
semi-finals:  Jim defeats David 5-3, 1st set of finals:  Gabe defeats Jim 7-5