Abraham Win Main Line Stop

(Photo: Eddie Abraham owner Mike and Josh Brothers)

Mezz Pro-Am Tour made its way to Main Line Billiards in Frazer Pa Sunday June 27th.  A strong field of 30 player came out to play player like Eddie Abraham, Josh Brothers, Ed Matushonek, Shaun Wilkie, Chip Klein, Bruce Nagle, Stosh Benton, Carl Khan, and Derek Schwager.
Leading the top half of the bracket was Eddie Abraham with wins over Sam Quinzi 7-3, Lou Patrikios 7-1, and Bruce Nagle 7-6.  Leading the bottom half of the bracket was Josh Brothers with wins over John Talamini  7-4, Larry Ingram 7-0, Chip Klein 7-2, and Shaun Dobson 7-0.
Playing for the hot seat was Eddie Abraham Vs Josh Brothers this was a one sided match with Eddie Abraham winning easily 7-1.  Sending Josh Brothers to the one lost side, waiting for Josh Brothers was Ed Matushonek this was a good match with Josh Brothers pulling away late in the match to win 7-4.
In the finals it was Josh Brothers VS Eddie Abraham, Josh Brothers has to beat Eddie Abraham twice to win the event.  The first set was a good match with Josh Brothers winning 7-5 in the second set the players decided to be Co-Champions for the event.

1st              Eddie Abraham         $620
1st              Josh Brothers           $620
3rd              Ed Matushonek         $250
4th              Shaun Wilkie             $150
5th/6th        Bruce Nagle              $100
Shawn Dobson          $100
C/D
7th/8th      Stosh Benton/ Bob Burt  $25

Joey Testa & Josh Brothers Co-champions

(Pictured Co-Champions Joey Testa and Josh Brothers)

The Mezz Pro -Am Tour made its way to Hot Shot Billiards in Deptford NJ, A Strong field of 38 players came out to play players like: Josh Brothers, Joey Testa, Dominic Noe Adam Keilar, Matt Krah, Denise Reeve, Joe Hong, Derek Schwager and Bob Madara to name a few.

Leading the top half of the bracket was Dominic Noe with wins over Manny Chau 7-3, Al Tonelli 7-5, Derek Schwager 7-5, and Adam Kielar 7-5.  Leading the bottom half of the bracket was Joey Testa with wins over Mark Horne 7-2, Sharon O’Hanlon 7-0, Denise Reeve 7-3, and Matt Krah 7-5.
Playing for the hot seat was Joey Testa Vs Dominic Noe this was a great match with Joey Testa pulling away late in the match to win 7-4 sending Dominic Noe to the one lost side.

The big story was Josh Brothers after losing his first match to Al Tonelli 7-5 Brothers went on a winning streak by beating Jose Burgos 7-3, Manny Chau 7-1, Bill Gallagher 7-1, Wali Muhammad 7-2, Jack Springfield 7-2, Devon Ward 7-3, Matt Krah 7-2, Adam Kielar 7-3 and Dominic Noe 7-4 to get to the finals.

In the finals it was Josh Brothers VS Joey Testa, the Mezz tour is a true double elimination event so Josh Brothers has to beat Joey Testa twice to win the event. The first set was a great match that came to the end but when it was all said and done it was Brothers winning the first set 7-5.   Both Josh Brothers and Joey Testa decided to spit and become Co-Champions of the event. Congratulations to top female finisher Denise Reeve with a 7th place money finish.

Joey Testa would like to thank his sponsor Mezz Cues and Jose Garcia for all their support and Josh Brothers would like to thank his sponsor Dan Decola from Decola custom cues and Bob Maidhof for their support.  I would like to thank all the players that came out to play also all the sponsors for there on going support.

1st          Joey Testa               $800
Josh Brothers           $800
3rd         Dominc Noe              $350
4th        Adam Kielar               $200
5th        Matt Krah                  $125
Shawn Dobson           $125
7th       Denise Reeve             $75
8th       Devon Ward               $25
Joe Hong                   $25
Derek Schwager         $25